During the senior year each Environmental and Earth Sciences major completes a thesis. An original piece of research, the thesis is an interdisciplinary study of nature and human impact on nature demonstrating a familiarity with relevent literature and methods of analysis both within and across disciplines. A list of completed theses by year is below. You may either scroll down or click on the year to view a thesis. Electronic versions are available on the Academic Commons website.
Colburn, Philip John
Potential Wetlands at Zena Forest: A Soil Characterization Study
Examining the Potential for Bicycle-Sharing in Salem, Oregon
Farm to School in the Salem-Keizer School District
Retrofit or Demolish: The Rising Debate in Green Design
Gray to Green: The Color of Stormwater in Salem, Oregon
Ness of Brodgar: Structural Analysis of Structure 10 Hearth