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Meetings are held the 2nd Tuesday of the month
Date Speaker(s) Topic(s) Location PDF
June   No meeting for San Diego Chapter in June  
Date Speaker(s) Topic(s) Location PDF
November   No meeting for San Diego Chapter in November  
October 8 Dr. Monte Marshall (Professor Emeritus, SDSU)

Kim Taylor (Geologist, Attorney)
This months AEG Meeting will be a Joint Meeting with SDAG in the Catalina Room at the Marina Village. SDAG has prepared this meeting and will be having TWO PRESENTATIONS. Marina Village Conference Center
San Diego
August 3 Edmund Medley, Ph.D. "An Introduction to the Use of Ground-Based Stereo Photography in Geopractice" Marina Village Conference Center
San Diego
July 15 Dave Schug,
URS Corp
San Diego
June 8 Woodrow L. Higdon GEO-TECH IMAGERY INTL. "Digital Aerial Photography, GIS, & The Soledad Mt. Landslides" Giovannis
San Diego
May 11 Donald Vaughn & Les Reed Geotechnical Exploration, Inc. "Bluff Edge and Coastal Canyon Geomorphology and Pedochronology At A Top Of Sea Cliff Property, La Jolla, California" Casa Machado
Montgomery Field
April 15 Scott Rugg, Kleinfelder, San Diego, CA "Scour of Rock – Rates and Threshold Conditions" Giovannis
March 9 Robert Stroh, Leighton & Associates, San Diego, CA "Evidence for Active Faulting on The Old Town Fault" Giovannis
Date Speaker(s) Topic(s) Location PDF
October 14, 2008 Dave Schug, URS

Bob Stroh, Leighton and Associates
Spanish Bight Fault Zone Investigations

La Nacion Fault Zone Investigations
San Diego
Ninyo and Moore Offices
July 17, 2008 Dorian Kuper,
Kuper Consulting, Portland, OR & AEG President
Joint meeting with SDAG
Highwalls to Highways – Engineering Geology Case Studies of Aggregate Mining and Reclamation
San Diego
Marina Village Complex
May 18, 2008   Join us for the ASCE meeting

"Geotechnology: Energy & Growth"
May 13, 2008 Lee Vanderhurst "New City of San Diego and County of San Diego Storm Water Standards, Best Management Practices Requirements" San Diego
Ninyo & Moore office

Date Speaker(s) Topic(s) Location PDF
December 11, 2007 Richard L. Carrico,
Black Angus Restaurant
November 14, 2007 Werner Landry,
City of San Diego
No AEG meeting, attend the SDAG meeting
Update on the Geotechnical Requirements for Development in San Diego
Marina Village Conference Center
1936 Quivira Way
October 17, 2007 Dr. Mark Johnsson
California Coastal Commission
Joint meeting of AEG, SDAG, and ASCE Geotechnical Group

Geohazard Criteria for Development and Redevelopment atop Coastal Bluffs in California

50th AEG Annual Meeting

Golden Anniversary in the Golden State

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Los Angeles meeting
Los Angeles  
August 14, 2007 Michael W. Hart Structural And Geomorphic Characteristics Of Landslides At Coyote Mountain, Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, California.

Note – Date listed in Newsletter is incorrect
San Diego
Ninyo & Moore Office
June, 2007 Barry Pulver

Roz Munro
“Operational Challenges Of Mixing High-speed Jet Aircraft, Steep Glide-path Approaches And Landfills”

"Updates on State and National Professional Issues & Report on the Landslide Conference recently held in Vail, Colorado"
Marina Village Conference Center
April, 2007 George Copenhaver “Geology of the San Diego & Arizona Eastern Railway, San Diego and Imperial Counties,California, U.S.A. and Baja California, Mexico” San Diego
Ninyo & Moore Office
March, 2007 General Meeting 1) Reports from Committees &

2) Open discussion from membership regarding technical and political issues that affect the profession
San Diego
Ninyo & Moore Office
February, 2007 Dr. Gary Peterson, San Diego State University Joint meeting with SDAG
"The evolution of granitic landscapes"
San Diego
Marina Village Conference
January, 2007   “No January Meeting"  
Date Speaker(s) Topic(s) Location PDF
December, 2006 Tim Shields,
Richard Brady & Associates
“The use of SCAPS technology for real time site characterization using a field portable direct sampling ion trap mass spectrometer (DSITMS)"


"U.S EPA initiative for using the TRAID approach for dynamic characterization of contaminated sites"
San Diego
Ninyo & Moore office
November, 2006 Jim Gingery, GE and
Scott Rugg, CEG of Kleinfelder, Inc
Joint Meeting with the ASCE Geotechnical Group

Fault Hazard Characterization for the SR 75/282 Tunnel in Coronado

Meeting sponsored by:

Contech CPI (619) 269-8117
San Diego
Butcher Shop
October 30 -
November 4
AEG 49th Annual Meeting
Northeast Engineering Geology
From Till to Fill

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Boston, MA  
October, 2006 G.Patrick Brooks, NAVFAC SW DIV “Environmental Restoration at the Navy’s Hunter’s Point Shipyard in San Francisco” San Diego
Ninyo & Moore office
September, 2006 Dr. Thomas Rockwell of San Diego State University “Overview of the neotectonics of the San Diego region” San Diego
Ninyo & Moore office
August, 2006 Dr. Blayne Hartman “The DaVapor Code: The Current Environmental Box-office Blockbuster (aka Vapor Intrusion)” San Diego
Ninyo & Moore office
July, 2006 Dr. Jerry Higgins, Colorado School of Mines “Rockfall Hazards”
AEG Jahns Lecturer for 2006
San Diego
June 20, 2006 Open Forum Discussion 1. "Boring Permit Issues with the County"
Discussion with consulting workgroup, Jim McLaughlin, Chair

2. "Report Review Process in Oceanside and Encinitas"
Ernie Artim of Geopacifica
San Diego
May 16, 2006 Dr. Peter Robertson, Gregg Drilling “CPT and related technologies......” San Diego
Apr 18, 2006 Hans Van de Vrugt, CEG, RGp, of Southwest Geophysics “Geophysical Applications in Environmental and Engineering Geology” San Diego
Mar 22, 2006 Dr. Timothy Stark "Impact of Cut and Fill Operations on Hillside Development.”

Joint meeting with ASCE Geotechnical Group

ASCE Short course by Stark earlier in the day
( download the announcement )
San Diego
Feb 21, 2006 Werner Landry “Status of the Proposed Technical Guidelines for Fault Rupture Hazard Investigations” San Diego
Jan 17, 2006 Sandi Marshall, Pure Effect "Groundwater Dewatering in Downtown San Diego" San Diego
Date Speaker(s) Topic(s) Location PDF
Nov 15, 2005 Tony Sawyer "DEH Stance on Monitoring Well and Boring Permits" San Diego