Projects

Kuril Biocomplexity Project

(2005-2010)

U.W. researchers involved: J. Bourgeois, B. MacInnes, M.E. Martin

http://depts.washington.edu/ikip/index.shtml

(look for a new website coming soon)

Digging a peat excavation to look for paleotsunami deposits on Matua Island

Recently erupted volcano, Sarychev Peak, in 2010


Kamchatka Archaeology

(2009-2010)

U.W. researchers involved: J. Bourgeois, S. La Selle  

International Circumpolar Archaeology Project Homepage

Artifacts found near Stolbovaya, Kamchatka

 


Puget Lowland Paleoseismology

(2007-2010)

U.W. researchers involved: J. Bourgeois, M.E. Martin

 

Gorst

Submerged cedar, Sinclair Inlet

 


Thailand Paleotsunamis

(2006-2007)

U.W. researchers involved: B. Atwater, M.E. Martin

 

Tsunami deposits (white) from 2004 and older events in peat (brown) Phra Thong Island, Thailand

 


Kamchatka Paleotsunamis

(2001-2005)

U.W. researchers involved: J. Bourgeois, B. MacInnes, M.E. Martin, B. Higman

Peat excavation in Avacha Bay