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Dr. Christopher Baish
Affiliate Research Associate

Education

Year Degree Institution Major
In Progress Ph.D. Michigan State University Geography
2020 M.S. Michigan State University Geography
2017 B.A. University of Northern Iowa Environmental Geography

Publications

2021

Baish, C. and R.J. Schaetzl. New insights into the origin and evolution of glossic features in coarse-textured soils in northern Lower Michigan (USA). Soil Science Society of America Journal, Accepted August 2021. doi.org/10.1002/saj2.20331

Schaetzl, R.J., Miller, B.A., and C. Baish. Catenas and Soils. In: Shroder, J. (Editor in Chief), Pope, G.A. (Ed.), Treatise on Geomorphology. Academic Press, San Diego, CA, vol. 4, Weathering and Soils Geomorphology.

Baish, C., Sion, B., and E. McDonald. A landform-based predictive mapping approach to estimating soil textural properties in Estonia and Lithuania (II): US analogs. 38 pp. Report prepared for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineer Research and Development Center Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory.

Baish, C., Sion, B., Adam, K., Sabol, D., and E. McDonald. A landform-based predictive mapping approach to estimating soil textural properties in Estonia and Lithuania. 34 pp. Report prepared for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineer Research and Development Center Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory.

2020

Schaetzl, R.J., Kasmerchak, C., Pavel, S., Baish, C., Hadden, M, and D. Rothstein. Acidification and weathering associated with deep tongues in sandy Spodosols, Michigan, USA. Geoderma Regional, 23. doi:10.1016/j.geodrs.2020.e00332

Schaetzl, R.J., Baish, C., Colgan, P.M., Knauff, J., Bilintoh, T., Wanyama, D., Church, M., McKeehan, K., Fulton, A., and A.F. Arbogast. Variations in Till Texture and Clay Mineralogy of the Saginaw Lobe (Michigan, USA): Evidence for a Sediment-Mixing Process Model of Till Genesis. Quaternary Research, 94: 174-194. doi:10.1017/qua.2019.82

Publications
2022
Sion, B., Baish, C. J., Bustarde, J. (2022). Distribution of geomorphic landforms and soils along the El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro in the Socorro area: implications for trafficability and trail routing, New Mexico Geological Society 72nd Annual Fall Field Conference Guidebook, 399-412, 10.56577/FFC-72.399

2021
Baish, C. J., Sion, B., Adams, K. D., Sabol, D. E., McDonald, E. V. (2021). A landform-based predictive mapping approach to estimating soil properties in Estonia and Lithuania, 29, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers: , Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory

Conference Proceedings
Sion, B., Baish, C. J., Brown, D., McDonald, E. V., Neudorf, C.M. (2021). Soils developed beneath a relict geomorphic surface in southern New Mexico (USA) indicate episodic regional scale surface instability, ASA, CSSA, SSSA International Annual Meeting: Salt Lake City, UT, November 7, 2021-November 10, 2021, 1239