Robert (Bob) Bergantino


Hydrogeologist

Associate Research Professor


Education
M.A., Engineering
B.A., Geology
Contact Information

(406) 496-4150 (tel)

Email Robert (Bob) Bergantino bbergantino@mtech.edu

Program Affiliations
Bureau Research
Research Interests
Lewis and Clark, Montana History, Geologic Mapping, Groundwater, Aerial Photos, Hydrogeology
Outreach & Presentations
Year Type Citation
2014 Presentation Bergantino, R.N., 2014, Lewis and Clark Geology: Presented at the NRB, Butte, Montana, March 13, 2014.
Outside Publications
Citation
Bergantino, R.N., 2008, Calculations for the Celestial Observations that Meriwether Leis Made at the Three Forks of the Missouri on July 28-29,1805: Retrieved August 2, 2016, from http://www.lewis-clark.org/media/docs/bergo_3FksCalcs.pdf.
Bergantino, R.N., 2007, Locating the Headwater: Retrieved August 2, 2016, from http://www.lewis-clark.org/channel/378.
Bergantino, R.N., 2007, October 17th Thursday 1805 Forks of Columbia: Retrieved August 2, 2016, from http://www.lewis-clark.org/article/2891.
Bergantino, R.N., 2007, Views from Stormy Point: Retrieved August 2, 2016, from http://www.lewis-clark.org/channel/388.
Bergantino, R.N., 2007, Where was Fortunate Camp?: Retrieved August 2, 2016, from http://www.lewis-clark.org/channel/257.
Mussulman, J., and Bergantino, R.N., 2007, Four Gates Through the Rocky Mountains: Retrieved August 2, 2016, from http://www.lewis-clark.org/channel/377.
Bergantino, R.N., 2006, Celestial Observations at Fort Mandan: Retrieved August 2, 2016, from http://www.lewis-clark.org/channel/370.
Bergantino, R.N., 2006, Locating the Kansas River Mouth: Retrieved August 2, 2016, from http://www.lewis-clark.org/channel/365.
Bergantino, R.N., 2006, The Mouth of Maria's River: Retrieved August 2, 2016, from http://www.lewis-clark.org/channel/375.
Bergantino, R.N., 2005, Lewis and Clark Meet the Fort Union Formation: Retrieved August 2, 2016, from http://www.lewis-clark.org/article/1568.
Bergantino, R.N., 2007, Lewis's Primer: Patterson's Astronomy Notebook: Retrieved August 2, 2016, from http://www.lewis-clark.org/channel/345.
Bergantino, R.N., 2004, Fortunate Camp to Clearwater Canoe Camp: Retrieved August 2, 2016, from http://www.lewis-clark.org/article/2343.
Bergantino, R.N., 2004, Magnetic Declination - Camp Chopunnish: Retrieved August 2, 2016, from http://www.lewis-clark.org/article/2118.
Bergantino, R.N., 2001, Revisiting Fort Mandan's Longitude: We Proceeded On, Great Falls, Montana, v. 27, no. 4, November 2001, p. 19-24.
Bergantino, R.N., 2000, A Cartographer's Search for the Campsite in Fazio, James R. (Editor), The Mystery of Lost Trail Pass, A Quest for Lewis and Clark's Campsite of September 3, 1805: We Proceeded On, Publication 14, Great Falls, Montana, February 2000, p. 28-36.
Bergantino, R.N., Revised and Amplified 2000, Maps in Howard, Ella Mae, 2000, Lewis and Clark, Exploration of Central Montana, Marias River to the Gates of the Mountains, Lewis and Clark Interpretive Association, Inc., Great Falls, Montana, 137 p. (originally edition 1993, 75 p.).
Fazio, J.R., and Bergantino, R.N., 2000, The Mystery of Lost Trail Pass: A Quest for Lewis and Clark's Campsite of September 3, 1805, Great Falls, Montana, Lewis and Clark Trail Heritage Foundation.
Wayne, W.J., Aber, J.S., Agard, S.S., Bergantino, R.N., Bluemle, J.P., Coates, D.A., and Sutherland, W.M., 1991, in Morrison R.B. eds., Quaternary Geology of the Northern Great Plains: Geological Society of America, Boulder, CO.
Bergantino, R.N., 1998, An Evaluation of Original Lewis and Clark Information to Determine the Location of Travelers Rest Camp, Lolo, Montana.
Bergantino, R.N., 1998, Maps and Data in Lewis and Clark in the Bitterroot: Discovery Writers, 1998, Stonydale Press Publishing Company, Stevensville, Montana, 206 p.
Bergantino, R.N. 1996, Maps in Lewis and Clark in the Three Rivers Valley, 1805-1806: Nell, D.F. and Taylor, J.E., 1996, 284 p.
Bergantino, R.N., 1995, Diagrams for Lewis and Clark's Navigational Instruments (Part of the Display) in Guy M. Benson and Others, Exploring the West from Monticello, A Perspective in Maps from Columbus to Lewis and Clark: University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville (also in: We Proceeded On, Publication 13, 81 p.).
Bergantino, R.N., Benson, G.M., and University of Virginia, 1995, Supplement to the Catalog for the Exhibition Exploring the West from Monticello: A Perspective in Maps from Columbus to Lewis and Clark : Showing the Use of Navigational Instruments in Determining Latitude, Longitude, and Magnetic Variation ; to Be Used with the Final Selection Section of the Catalog, Observations of Latitude and Longitude at All Remarkable Points. Charlottesville: Dept. of Special Collections, University of Virginia Library.
Duaime, T.E., Metesh, J.J., Bergantino, R.N., Burns, G., Yovich, M.J., Lee-Roark, C., Smart, E.W., and Ford, J.M., 1995, Hydrologic Aspects of Remediation of Metal Mine Impacts on Upper Clark Fork Superfund Sites, Butte-Warm Springs, Montana: in Northwest Geology, v. 24, Field Guide to Geologic Excursions in Southwest Montana, Proceedings, Rocky Mountain Section, GSA Annual Meeting, Bozeman, Montana, v. 24, p. 99-157, May 16-21, 1995.
Bergantino, R.N., 1993, Maps in Howard, Ella Mae, 1993, Lewis and Clark, Exploration of Central Montana, Marias River to the Gates of the Mountains, Lewis and Clark Interpretive Association, Inc., Great Falls, Montana, 75 p.
Wayne, W.J., Aber, J.S., Agard, S.S., Bergantino, R.N., Cluemie, J.P., Cotes, D.A., Cooley, M.E., Madole, R.F., Martin, J.E., Brainerd, M. Jr., Morrison, R.B., and Sutherland W.M., 1991, Quaternary Geology of the Northern Great Plains, in: Morrison R.B. eds., Quaternary Nonglacial Geology: Conterminous U.S.: Geological Society of America, The Geology of North America, v. K-2, p. 467, p. 441-476.
Bergantino, R.N., 1990, A Moon to Light the Way: We Proceeded On, Great Falls, Montana, v. 16, no. 3, August 1990, p. 19-22.
Bergantino, R.N., 1990, Lewis's Fight with the Blackfeet A Re-evaluation of the Site: R.N. Bergantino, Butte, Montana
Bergantino, R.N., 1988, Lewis and Clark Campsites, Mouth of Yellowstone - Summit Lolo Pass and Return, 1805-1806: R.N. Bergantino, Butte, Montana.
Bergantino, R.N., 1988, Location of End Points of Daily Courses and Campsites and Identification of Streams From the Mouth of Yellowstone River to the Summit of Lolo Pass, Lewis and Clark Expedition, 1805 and 1806: R.N. Bergantino, Butte, Montana.
Bergantino, R.N., 1986, Atlas of the Lewis and Clark Expedition from the Yellowstone River to the Summit of Lolo Pass, 1805-1806, Butte, MT: Held Also at Montana Historical Society Library, Helena.
Bergantino, R.N., 1984, Survey of the Great Falls of the Missouri and the Portage by William Clark--June 17, 18, 19 and 23, 1805: Portage Route Chapter, Lewis and Clark Trail Heritage Foundation, Inc., Great Falls, Montana (by Advanced Litho Printing, Great Falls).
Bergantino, R.N., 1984, The Great Falls Portage of Lewis and Clark, 1805-1806: Portage Route Chapter, Lewis and Clark Trail Heritage Foundation, Inc., Great Falls, Montana (by Advanced Litho Printing, Great Falls) scale 1:36,000.
Miller, M.R., Donovan, J.J., Bergantino, R.N., Sonderegger, J.L., and Schmidt, F.A., 1981, Saline Seep Development and Control in the North American Great Plains; Hydrogeological Aspects: Agricultural Water Management, 4(1-3), p. 115-141.
Sonderegger, J.L., Bergantino, R.N., 1981, Geothermal Resources of Montana, National Geophysical and Solar-Terrestrial Data Center. Boulder, Col: The Center.
Miller, M.R., Bergantino, R.N., Bermel, W.M., Schmidt, F.A., Botz, M.K., Bahls, L.L., and Bahls, P.A., 1980, Regional Assessment of the Saline-Seep Problem and a Water-Quality Inventory of the Montana Plains with a section on Algal Populations in Seep-Affected Water, with an Emphasis on Salinity Indicators and Potentially Toxic Species: Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology Open-File Report 42. 379 p., 5 figures, 1 table, (also published in Montana Water Resources Research Center Report No. 107. Bozeman: Montana State University).
Miller, M.R., Brown, P.L., Donovan, J.J., Bergantino, R.N., Sonderegger, J.L., and Schmidt, F.A., 1980, Saline-Seep Development and Control in the North American Great Plains: Hydrogeological Aspects: Proceedings of Land and Stream Salinity Workshop, Perth, West Australia. p. 8-1 to 8-12, (also published in Agricultural Water Management, 1981, v. 4, p. 115-141 and Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology Open-File Report 81, 29 p.
Sonderegger, J.L., and others, 1980, Geothermal resources in Montana: Proceedings of the Montana Academy of Science, 1980, 24 pages.
Bergantino, R.N. and others, 1976, Ground Water of the Fort Union Coal Region, Montana: Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology, Report at the 1977 Legislature, 39 pages.
Miller, M.R., Sonderegger, J.L., Bergantino, R.N., Schmidt, F.A., and Bermel, W.M., 1976, Origin, Development, and Regional Extent of Salinity Problems in Montana — Hydrogeological Aspects: Report to the 1977 Legislature on the State Saline-Seep Control Program: Montana Department of State Lands, 8 p.
Miller, M.R., Sonderegger, J.L., Smith, D.L., Bergantino, R.N., Schmidt, F.A., and Bermel, W.M., 1976, Saline-Seep Progress Report (1975): Provided to Montana Department of State Lands. 42 p.
Miller, M.R., Sonderegger, J.L., Smith, D.J., Bergantino, R.N., Schmidt, F.A., and Bermel, W.M., 1975, Origin, Development and Regional Extent of Salinity Problems in Montana — Hydrogeological Aspects: Saline-Seep Report (1974) to Montana Department of State Lands, 57 p.
Bergantino, R.N., 1974, Physiographic Diagram of the Gulf of Mexico: U.S. Bureau of Land Management and U.S. Naval Oceanographic Office, Special Oil Lease Map, Washington, D.C., scale about 1:4,000,000.
Bergantino, R.N., 1974, Physiographic diagram of the North Atlantic Ocean: U.S. Naval Oceanographic Office, Physiographic Charts Series, Washington, D.C., scale 1:10,000,000 (7 sheets, published(?): Charts NA-6, NA-7, NA-9, NA-10, NA-11... see Smoot, N.C. and Meyerhoff, A.A., 1995, Tectonic Fabric of the Atlantic Ocean Floor: Speculation vs. Reality: Journal of Petroleum Geology, v. 18(2), p. 207-222).
Massingill, J.V., Bergantino, R.N., Fleming, H.S., and Feden, R.H., 1973, Geology and Genesis of the Mexican Ridges; Western Gulf of Mexico: Journal of Geophysical Research, 78(14), p. 2498-2507.
Bergantino, R.N., 1971, Submarine Regional Geomorphology of the Gulf of Mexico: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 82, no.3, p. 741-752, Figure 2, Physiographic Diagram of the Gulf of Mexico, scale about 1:4,000,000.
Bergantino, R.N., 1969, Submarine Physiography of the Gulf of Mexico: Washington: U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management.