Faculty and Staff

Angela Jayko

Regional Tectonics

  • Ph.D., U.C. Santa Cruz
  • B.A. Humboldt State University
Professional Experience:
  • Geologist, U.S. Geological Survey
  • Lecturer, Victorial University, Wellington, New Zealand
Personal and Research Interests:

Slemmons, D. Burton., Vittori, Eutizio, Jayko, A. S., Carver, G., and Bacon, S.N., 2006, Quaternary Fault Map of Owens Valley, Eastern California: Geological Society of America Map Series . 

Bacon, S. N., Burke, R. M., Pezzopane, S. K. and Jayko, A. S., 2006, Latest Quaternary Lake-Levels of   Owens Lake, Inyo County, California: Quaternary Research Reviews, v. 25,   p. 1264-1282. 

Jayko, A. S., 2005, Late Quaternary Denudation Rates, Death and Panamint Valleys, Eastern California: Earth Science Review s, v. 73, p   271-289. 

Bacon, S. N., Jayko, A. S., and McGeehin, J., 2005, Holocene and latest Pleistocene faulting and oblique dextral displacement on the southern Inyo Mountains Fault, southern Owens Valley, eastern California:   Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, v. 96, p, 2472-2486 .  

Jayko, A. S., Menges C. M., and Thompson R. A., 2005, Digital Method for Regional Mapping of   Surficial Basin Deposits in Arid Regions, Example from Central Death Valley, California:   U. S. Geological Survey Open-file Report OFR 2005-1445, 47 pp . 

Jayko, A. S., 2004, Book Review: Morphotectonics' by Adrian E. Scheiddeger: EOS , v. 85,   n. 44 ,   p. 456.

Jayko, A. S., and Wells, R. E., 2001, Reconnaissance geologic map of the Dixonville 7.5 minute Quadrangle, southwest Oregon: U. S. Geological Survey Open-file report, OF 01-226 , scale 1:24,000.

Robinson, D. T., Aalto, K. R., Barron, J. A., Erwin, D. M., and Jayko, A. S., 2001, Marine Inundation of a   Late Miocene Forest: Stratigraphy and Tectonic Evolution of the Saint George Formation, Crescent City, California: California Geology , 6-01,   p. 10-22.

Jayko, A. S. and Millar, C. I., 2001, Impacts of climate change on landscapes of the eastern Sierra Nevada and western Great Basin: U. S. Geological Survey Open-file Report 01-202 , 62 pp.  

McLaughlin, R.J., Ellen, S, Blake, M.C., Jayko, A.S., Irwin, P., 2000, Geologic Map of the Garberville 1:100,000 map, northern California: U. S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies, MF-2336 , scale 1:100,000.

Wells, R.E., Jayko, A.S., Black, G., Wiley, T., and Wheeler, K., 2000, Geologic map of the Roseburg 30' x 60'   Quadrangle, southwest Oregon: U. S. Geological Openfile Report   OFR 00-376, scale 1:100,000, 69 pp.

Carver, G.A., Jayko, A. S., Valentine, D.W., Li, W.H., and Foss, A., 1994, Coastal uplift associated with the 1992 Petrolia earthquakes, northern California: Geology , v. 22, p. 195-198.

Carver, G.A., Valentine, D.W., Jayko, A.S., and Li, Wen Hao, 1992, Coseismic coastal uplift from the April 25, 1992 Cape Mendocino Earthquake:   Earthquake Engineering Bulletin , v. 26, n. 7, p 1 - 2.

Contact Information:

Office: U.C. White Mountain Research Station
Email: ajayko@wmrs.edu
Ph. 760 873 7040