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C. J. Heidt and Mike Ulmer - Bismarck, ND

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C. J. Heidt

 

WORK EXPERIENCE:

 

2005-PRESENT – PRAIRIE SOIL CONSULTING, LLC (OWNER)

PROJECTS: MINED LAND RECLAMATION, SEPTIC AND LANDFILL

INVESTIGATIONS, WETLAND DETERMINATIONS; ORDINARY HIGH WATER MARK

 

2002-2005 – PRIVATE SOIL CONSULTING, HIGH PLAINS CONSORTIUM, INC.

DUTIES: MINED LAND RECLAMATION, SEPTIC INVESTIGATIONS, WETLAND DETERMINATIONS

 

1995-2005 - SOIL SCIENTIST – USDA-NRCS, BISMARCK MLRA OFFICE

DUTIES: SOIL DATA QUALITY ASSURANCE IN NORTHERN PLAINS

 

1985-1995 - ASSISTANT STATE SOIL SCIENTIST, USDA-SCS, ND STATE OFFICE

DUTIES: SOIL CLASSIFICATION, OPERATIONS AND MANAGEMENT

 

1978-1985 - PARTY LEADER, USDA-SCS, LAKOTA, ND

DUTIES: NELSON COUNTY AREA SOIL SURVEY

 

1977-1978 - SOIL SCIENTIST, USDA-SCS, GRAND FORKS, ND

DUTIES: GRAND FORKS COUNTY SOIL SURVEY

 

1974-1977 - SOIL SCIENTIST, USDA-SCS, DEVILS LAKE, ND

DUTIES: BENSON COUNTY AREA SOIL SURVEY

 

1972-1974 - ASSISTANT IN SOIL SURVEY - NDSU SOILS DEPARTMENT, FARGO, ND

DUTIES: IRRIGATION SOIL SURVEY, McHENRY COUNTY, ND

SOIL CHACTERIZATION LABORATORY

 

 

OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE:

 

1994 - FOREIGN DETAIL - REGION OF LOMBARDY, ITALY

1990 - FOREIGN DETAIL - REGION OF EMILIA-ROMAGNA, ITALY

1983-1984 - WINTER DETAIL - PUTNAM COUNTY, FLORIDA

 

 

EDUCATION:

 

BS - SOIL SCIENCE - NDSU - 1972

MS - SOIL GENESIS AND CLASSIFICATION - NDSU - 1977

 

 

PROFESSIONAL LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION:

 

REGISTERED PROFESSIONAL SOIL CLASSIFIER - NORTH DAKOTA - 1976

AMERICAN REGISTRY OF CERTIFIED PROFESSIONALS IN AGRONOMY, CROPS,

    AND SOILS - CERTIFIED PROFESSIONAL SOIL SCIENTIST/SOIL CLASSIFIER – 1979

SOCIETY OF WETLAND SCIENTISTS – CERTIFIED PROFESSIONAL WETLAND SCIENTIST - 2005

STATE BOARD OF REGISTRATION FOR PROFESSIONAL SOIL CLASSIFIERS – 1984-1988

 

 

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:

 

PROFESSIONAL SOIL CLASSIFIERS ASSOCIATION OF NORTH DAKOTA

NORTH DAKOTA GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY

 

 

PUBLICATIONS:

 

DOOLITTLE, J. A., C. J. HEIDT, S. J. LARSON, T. P. RYTERSKE, M. G. ULMER, AND

P. E. WELLMAN. 1981. SOIL SURVEY OF GRAND FORKS COUNTY, NORTH DAKOTA

USDA-SCS. UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE, WASHINGTON, DC

 

HEIDT, C. J. 1977. THE INTERACTIONS BETWEEN SOILS AND NATURAL

VEGETATION. MASTER'S THESIS. NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY. 316 pp. (NOT PUBLISHED)
 
HEIDT, C. J., D. E. MOEN, AND M. W. MORRISON. 1989. SOIL SURVEY OF NELSON
COUNTY AREA, NORTH DAKOTA. USDA-SCS. UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT
PRINTING OFFICE, WASHINGTON, DC
 
HEIDT, C.J. AND M.G. ULMER. 1995. PROPOSAL FOR CLASSIFYING AND MAPPING DISTURBED LANDS IN

NORTH DAKOTA. MINELAND RECLAMATION REVIEW. NDSU LAND RECLAMATION RESEARCH CENTER. ND

AGRIC. EXP. STA. PP. 5-10.

 

PATTERSON, D. D. AND C. J. HEIDT. 1987. A TAXONOMIC GUIDE TO THE SOILS

OF NORTH DAKOTA. DEPARTMENT OF SOIL SCEINCE. RESEARCH REPORT NO. 20. 55PP.

 

SEELIG, B. D., J. L. RICHARDSON, AND C. J. HEIDT. 1990. SODIC SOIL SPATIAL

VARIABILITY AND CLASSIFICATION IN COARSE-LOAMY TILL OF CENTRAL NORTH

DAKOTA. SOIL SURVEY HORIZONS. 31:33-43.

 

STRUM, J. F., C. J. HEIDT, AND R. J. BIGLER. 1979. SOIL SURVEY OF BENSON

COUNTY AREA, NORTH DAKOTA. USDA-SCS. UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT

PRINTING OFFICE, WASHINGTON, DC

 

SWEENEY, M. D., J. L. ARNDT, AND C. J. HEIDT, 1992. LABORATORY

CHARACTERIZATION OF THE SOUTHAM SERIES AND OTHER SOILS OF

SEMIPERMANENT WETLANDS. DEPARTMENT OF SOIL SCIENCE. NDSU.

RESEARCH REPORT NO. 50. 27 PP.