MBMG Staff

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Camela A. Carstarphen
Associate Research Hydrogeologist


Professional Experience

Nov 1994Present, Hydrogeologist, Research Specialist, Ground-Water Characterization Program (GWCP), Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology, Butte

Mar 1993Nov 1994, Forestry Technician, Volunteer, GIS Technician, Bitterroot National Forest, Stevensville & Hamilton, Montana

Feb 1993Aug 1993, Wildlife Biology Research Assistant, Oregon State University Wildlife Co-op Unit, Oregon State University, Corvallis

Sept 1992Dec 1992, Biology Technician, Burns Ranger District, Malheur National Forest, John Day, Oregon

Apr 1992Sept 1992, Wildlife Biology Research Assistant, Oregon State University Wildlife Co-op Unit, Oregon State University, Corvallis

Sept 1989June1992; Lab Technician, Teaching Assistant, Department of Geosciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis

Jul 1992Oct 1992 (summer), Professional Geologist, Atlantic Richfield Company

Education

M.S.Physical Geography/Geology, Oregon State University, Corvallis

B.A.Physical Geography/Geology, University of North Carolina, Greensboro

 

Additional Class Work

Geohydrology, Montana Tech, Spring 1998

Geochemistry, Montana Tech, Spring 1999, audited

Ground-Water Monitoring, Montana Tech, Spring 2000

 


Outside Publications/Presentations

Carstarphen, Camela A., Abdo, Ginette, 1998, Rau School, Rau, Montana-Source Water Protection Plan, unpublished report.

Carstarphen, Camela A., LaFave, John I., 1999, Hamilton heights: A Hydrogeological Model for the East-Side Benches in the Bitterroot Valley, Montana [abs.]: American Water Resources Association, Montana Section, Great Falls, MT.

Carstarphen, Camela A., LaFave, John I., 2000, Hamilton heights: A Hydrogeological Model for the East- Side Benches in the Bitterroot Valley, Montana [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Rocky Mountain Region Section, Missoula, MT.

Abdo, Ginette, Carstarphen, Camela A., 1999, Ground-Water Protection for Rural Schools, Montana, [abs.]:Geological Society of America, national meeting, Denver, CO.

Carstarphen, Camela A., Abdo, Ginette, 2000, Canyon Creek School, Billings, Montana-Source Water Protection Plan, (in review).

Carstarphen, Camela A., Abdo, Ginette, 2000, St. Regis School, St. Regis, Montana-Source Water Protection Plan, unpublished report.

Carstarphen, Camela A. 2001, Ground-Water Education in the k-12 Curricula, [abs.]: Montana Environmental Education Association, Helena, MT