Fish, Ernest 2017-07-06

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This interview features Ernest Fish as he discuss how he came to Texas Tech and some of the projects that he worked on during his tenure at Tech.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: Ernest Fish

Additional Parties Recorded:

Date: July 6, 2017

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: David Marshall

Length: 01:57:01 (1 hour 57 minutes)


Receiving a PhD at the university of Arizona; his research; Lubbock Tornado aerial photos; Getting a job at Texas Tech; Working at the Guadalupe Mountains; Other areas that he was mapping; Involvement with radioactive waste; aquifer depletion; Climax grass community; grasses in the area; Invasive plant species that cause trouble; Lake Alan Henry; White River Lake; Silt and capacity in lakes; sewage project; People he had worked with, teaching; retirement

Access Information

Original Recording Format: born digital

Recording Format Notes: patrons may listen to a CD copy in our reading room

Transcript: transcript available on dspace

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