Buried Pre-Illinoian-Age Lacustrine Deposits with “Green Rust” Colors in Clermont County, Ohio
Weatherington-Rice, Julie; Bigham, Jerry M. (2006-04)
Buried, Pre-Illinoian-age lacustrine deposits found in at least two separate bedrock valleys in Clermont County, OH, exhibit brilliant colors of “green rust” that alter rapidly when exposed to oxygen. In these settings, ...
DRASTIC Hydrogeologic Settings Modified for Fractured Till: Part 2. Field Observations
Weatherington-Rice, Julie; Christy, Ann D.; Angle, Michael P.; Gehring, Richard; Aller, Linda (2006-04)
Developed as a companion paper to "DRASTIC Hydrogeologic Settings Modified for Fractured Till: Part 1. Theory," twenty-one field sites around glaciated Ohio were visited to determine if fractures were present in the soils ...
Fracture and Gully Formation in Glacial Fill: Field Observations at the WillowCreek Landfill, Portage County, Ohio, with Implications to Historic Earthen Dam Failure Sites in the US
Weatherington-Rice, Julie; Hall, George F. (2006-04)
Fracture formation in fill was observed to occur rapidly, in just a few years at the WillowCreek Landfill site. The soil science and geomorphology literature does not discuss the formation of fractures in glacial fill. ...
Field Workshops on Subsurface Fractures in Glacial Till and Their Environmental Implications: An Educational Experience for Professionals and Decision-makers
Christy, Ann D.; Weatherington-Rice, Julie (2000-06)
This paper documents the history of the Ohio Fracture Flow Working Group and describes their conceptualization, planning, coordination, and implementation of a unique outdoor field workshop on joints and fractures in glacial ...
Fractured Tills, Ohio's Ground Water Resources, and Public Policy
Weatherington-Rice, Julie; Hottman, Ava; Murphy, Earl Finbar; Christy, Ann D.; Angle, Michael P. (2006-04)
The public health of all Ohioans is dependent on land use decisions that preserve the quality of Ohio's water resources. If a potentially polluting site is located over fractured glacial tills, those fractures could hasten ...
Ohio's Fractured Environment: Introduction to the Ohio Journal of Science's Special Issue on Fractures in Ohio's Glacial Tills
Weatherington-Rice, Julie; Christy, Ann D.; Forsyth, Jane L. (2000-06)
This paper describes the importance of subsurface fractures in Ohio glacial tills and provides a historical perspective on fracture research and educational efforts in Ohio. It also serves as an introduction to and overview ...
AVA LYNN HOTTMAN - Obituary
Weatherington-Rice, Julie (2006-04)
DRASTIC Hydrogeologic Settings Modified for Fractured Till: Part 1. Theory
Weatherington-Rice, Julie; Christy, Ann D.; Angle, Michael P.; Aller, Linda (2006-04)
The ground water vulnerability assessment model, DRASTIC, has been modified to better evaluate the effect of fractured till. In the mid-1980s, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Water began statewide, ...
Further Explorations into Ohio's Fractured Environment: Introduction to The Ohio Journal of Science's Second Special Issue on Fractures in Ohio's Glacial Tills
Weatherington-Rice, Julie; Christy, Ann D.; Angle, Michael P. (2006-04)
This paper summarizes the history of the Ohio Fracture Flow Working Group (OFFWG), describes their activities since the publication of the first special issue of The Ohio Journal of Science in 2000, and references selected ...