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Dylan Fadich Capstone

May 15, 2016 /

I just finished presenting my poster the Sage research conference. Overall it was a great experience to present my research and collaborate with fellow researchers. As my semester comes to an end, stress levels are high. I plan to spend the next few days finalizing my capstone paper which is due on May 16, at … Continue reading Sage Conference

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May 5, 2016 /
April 11, 2016 /
April 11, 2016 /

I participated in a poster session at the AAG Conference (American Association of Geographers) in San Francisco on March 31 to present my capstone research. Overall it was a great experience. At the conference I did some networking for possible job opportunities and masters programs. The conference also served as good practice to present my research … Continue reading AAG Conference

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April 4, 2016 /
February 29, 2016 /

I just finished writing my draft results section of my research project. I compiled the raw data into graphs to begin statistical analysis. Overall the project is going well. My next scheduled island trip is March 21-25 where i plan to lay rebar at all…

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February 15, 2016 /

I completed a draft of my methods section to the research project . I have entered all the data into the computer and have been working on making an appropriate map of my site locations using ArcGis. My next trip to the island will be on March 21. During this trip i plan on staking … Continue reading Current progress

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January 29, 2016 /
December 5, 2015 /

Using the total station survey tool i am able to take cross-sections of the Water Canyon stream channels. With these cross-sections i can calculate sediment flow. The visual representations shown below, also make it possible to observe changes between …

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December 5, 2015 /

Throughout this semester (August-November 2015) i was able to travel to the Santa Rosa Island many times. I was on the island a total of 16 days over multiple weekends to conduct research, and collect data. Over this time i was able to record multiple cross-sections throughout Water Canyon. Here is a photo that shows … Continue reading Island travel

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