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Harland Goldstein

Current Research and Activities:

Climatic, geologic, biologic, and human controls on dust generation

Effects of dust emission and transport: ecologic, geomorphic, and human health

Soil-geomorphic controls on ecosystems including distributions of threatened and endangered plants

Environmental magnetism


Professional Experience

  • 2000-present: Geologist, U.S. Geological Survey

Education and Certifications

  • 1997: B.S., Geology, Humboldt State University

  • 2000: M.S., Geology, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

Affiliations and Memberships*

  • Geological Society of America

  • International Society for Aeolian Research

Science and Products

*Disclaimer: Listing outside positions with professional scientific organizations on this Staff Profile are for informational purposes only and do not constitute an endorsement of those professional scientific organizations or their activities by the USGS, Department of the Interior, or U.S. Government