Lisa Pond
Research Associate 4
Email: lgpond@lsu.edu
Telephone: 225-578-0401

Lisa Pond serves as a senior cartographer and designer for the Louisiana Geological Survey. In this position, she generates research into the creation of scientific and educational documents. Her areas of expertise include the design and production of maps, posters, and technical documents.
Her professional history combines desktop publishing, typesetting, and pre-press production of books, newsletters, pamphlets, CD-Rom artwork, oversized maps, posters and cartographic data. These products are output to very high resolution typesetters and photo-imagesetters for color offset printing. Lisa specializes in poster and exhibit design for technical presentations and award winning cartographic lithographs.
 

Major Publications:

Louisiana Wildlife Federation Newsletter, 2016, 2017, multicolored. (Promotional and Educational publication)

First Time Fishing in the Atchafalaya Basin Coloring and Activity Booklet, 2015, Louisiana Wildlife Federation, 8.5x5.5”, 26 pages, multicolored. (Informational and Educational booklet)

The Mississippi River Source to Sink System: Perspectives on Tectonic, Climatic, and Anthropogenic Influences, Miocene to Anthropocene.
A Source-to-Sink Systems.
S.J. Bentley Sr., M.D. Blum, J. Maloney, L. Pond, R. Paulsell, 2015, Earth Science Reviews 153, 2016, 139-174.

Louisiana’s Principal Freshwater Aquifers, by Thomas Van Biersel, 2011 (Promotional and Educational poster)

Fontainebleau State Park, by Richard P. McCulloh, 2011, 21 pp. (Technical and Educational publication)

Port Hudson State Historic Site and National Historic Landmark, and Surrounding Areas, by Thomas P. Van Biersel, 2011, 76 pp.
(Technical and Educational publication)

Annual Report 2010-present. Center for Energy Studies (Promotional and Educational publication)

Geological Characterization of the Chicot/Atchafalaya Aquifer Region: Southwest Louisiana, by L. Riley Milner and Chad Fisher, 2009. (Technical publication)

Contrasting Sediment Transport along the Southwestern Louisiana and Upper Texas Shorelines: Impacts from Hurricane Rita, W.S. Guidroz, G.W. Stone, K.R. Poole, Dane Dartez, and Lisa Pond, 2005, Shore & Beach, Vol. 75, No. 1, 2006, (Promotional and Educational publication)

Geology and Hurricane Protection Strategies in the Greater New Orleans Area, Public Information Series, by R. McCulloh, P. Heinrich, and B. Good, 2006, 30 pp. (Technical and Educational publication) 

Louisiana Geological Survey Publication Catalog, 2004, 2011 and 2016. (Promotional and Educational publication)

Coastal Louisiana and North Louisiana Birding Trail Maps, 2004 and 2007. Louisiana Department of Tourism/Fermata, Inc. (Map)

Revision of the American Otolith-based Fish Species Described by Koken in 1888, by Dirk Nolf, 2003. (Technical publication)

Late Eocene (Priabonian) Fish Otoliths from the Yazoo Clay at Copenhagen, Louisiana, by D. Nolf and G.L. Stringer, 2003. (Technical publication)

Geology of the Ville Platte, Louisiana Quadrangle (To Accompany the Ville Platte 30 x 60 minute Geologic Quadrangle), by R.P. McCulloh, P.V. Heinrich and J.I. Snead, 2003. (Technical publication)

Pre-harvest Marketing Strategies and Financial Performance: What’s the Connection, Manuel Filipe, Lonnie Vandeveer, and Kurt Guidry, 2002, LSU Agriculture Center, Louisiana State University, 40 x 90”, multi-colored, 1st Place Poster, Southern Agricultural Economics Association Convention 2002 (Technical poster)

Plugging Rural America Into E-commerce Technologies, 2002, K.A. Gary Kennedy, Phil Hamilton, O.J. Nwoha, and Kenneth Rea, Louisiana Tech University, Agricultural Sciences, 40 x 90”, multi-colored, 1st Place Poster, American Agricultural Economics Association Convention 2002
(Technical poster)

Louisiana State University Coastal Fisheries Institute, 2002, Coastal Fisheries Institute, Louisiana State University, School of the Coast and Environment, 6p, mutlicolored. (Promotional brochure)

Geology of the Fort Polk Region, Sabine, Natchitoches, and Vernon Parishes, Louisiana, R. McCulloh, P. Heinrich, 2002, Louisiana State University, Louisiana Geological Survey, 94 pg, color cover. (Technical publication)

School of the Coast and Environment, 2002, Louisiana State University, School of the Coast and Environment, trifold, multicolored.
(Promotional brochure)

School of the Coast and Environment, 2002, Louisiana State University, School of the Coast and Environment, trifold, multicolored.
(Corporate Partnership Campaign brochure)

Louisiana Wetlands Loss, 2002, Barataria-Terrebonne Estuary Foundation, 36 x 48”, multi-colored. (Promotional poster)

Superbowl XXXVI Wetlands Media Tour, 2002, Office of the Governor, Coastal Activities Division, 2-sided, multicolored. (Promotional handout
and poster)

May Day 2002,  Office of the Governor, Coastal Activities Division, multicolored. (Promotional and educational pocket folder and contents)

Business and Financial Risk: What’s the Connection in E-V Space, 2002, Lonnie Vandeveer, Gerald Giesler, and Gil Barker, Louisiana State University, LSU Agriculture Center, 40 x 90”, multi-colored. (Technical poster)

Louisiana State University Coastal Fisheries Institute, 2002, Coastal Fisheries Institute,  Louisiana State University, School of the Coast and Environment, 6 pp, multicolored. (Promotional brochure)

Geology of the Fort Polk Region, Sabine, Natchitoches, and Vernon Parishes, Louisiana, R. McCulloh, P. Heinrich, 2002, Louisiana State University, Louisiana Geological Survey, 94 pg, color cover. (Technical publication)

Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program Tidal Graph Calendar, July 2002 - June 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program, 24 pp, multicolored. (Promotional and Educational publication)

Louisiana Applied and Educational Oil Spill Research and Development Program May Symposium 2003, 2002, OSRADP, Louisiana State University, 13 x 19”, multi-colored. (Promotional poster)

CoastWise 2000-2002, The Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana, 12p, color cover. (Promotional and educational booklet)

2001 Coastal Summit: Reaching to the Future, 2001, Office of the Governor, Coastal Activities Division, 4 pg, multicolored. (Promotional booklet)

2001 Coastal Summit: Reaching to the Future, 2001, Office of the Governor, Coastal Activities Division, 2-sided, multicolored. (Program)

Center for Coastal, Energy, and Environmental Resources, 2001, Louisiana State University, Center for Coastal, Energy, and Environmental Resources, trifold, multicolored. (Corporate Partnership Campaign brochure)

Louisiana State University Coastal Research Faculty Areas of Specialization, 2001-2001, Louisiana State University, Coastal Studies Institute, Department of Oceanography & Coastal Sciences, 47p, color cover. (Promotional booklet)

May Day, 2000-2001, Office of the Governor, Coastal Activities Division, monocolor. (Pocket folder)

100 Years of Oil and Gas in Louisiana Centennial 2 CD Set, 2001, Louisiana State University, The Louisiana Applied and Educational Oil Spill Research and Development Program (CD face and CD holder).

Travel Time: Rural Land Value Relationship in Urban Fringe Areas, Lonnie Vandeveer, Patricia Soto, Gary Kennedy, Steven Henning, and Huizhen Niu, 2000,  Louisiana State University, Agriculture Administration, 40 x 90”, 1st Place Poster, American Agricultural Economics Association Convention 2001. (Technical poster)

Map and Satellite Image of the Atchafalaya Basin, L.G. Pond, J.I. Snead, and R.L. Paulsell, 2000. The Atchafalaya Basin Program & the Louisiana Geological Survey, Scale 1:100,000, 32x40”, double-sided, multicolored.

The Louisiana Geological Survey Newsletter, 2000-present, Louisiana State University, Louisiana Geological Survey, (Promotional and Educational publication) 

Center for Coastal, Energy, and Environmental Resources, 2000, Louisiana State University, Center for Coastal, Energy, and Environmental Resources, trifold, multicolored. (Promotional brochure)

The Louisiana Applied and Educational Oil Spill Research and Development Program, 2000, 16p, multicolored. (Promotional booklet)

Louisiana GIS CD: A Digital Map of the State 2 CD Set, 2000. (CD face and CD holder design)

Neogene Stratigraphy and Depositional Environments of the Fort Polk and Slagle Areas of Western Louisiana, D. Hinds, 1999, Louisiana State University, Louisiana Geological Survey, 61 pg, color cover. (Technical publication)

No Time To Lose: Facing the Future of Louisiana and the Crisis of Coastal land Loss, 1999, The Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana, 54p, multicolored. (Informational booklet)

The Habitats of Barataria-Terrebonne: Their Importance to Migratory Resident Birds, R. DeMay, R. Condry, T. McBride, C. Branth, and C. Riley, 1999, Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuarine Program, scale 42 x 36”, multicolored. (Promotional and Educational poster)

Estimating Tract Value Relationships in the Timberland Market, 1999, Gary Kennedy, Lonnie Vandeveer, Steven Henning, and Huizhen Niu, Louisiana State University, LSU Agriculture Center, 40 x 90”, multi-colored. (Technical poster)

Publications of the Louisiana Geological Survey, 1999, 2001, Louisiana State University, Louisiana Geological Survey, 42p, color cover. (Catalog)

The Lake Pontchartrain Basin, L.R. Handley, and S. Hartley, 1998, The Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation, scale 1:280,000, 42 x 36”, multicolored. (Map)

Geology and History of the Belle Isle Salt Mine, The Southernmost Five Islands Salt Dome, St. Mary Parish Louisiana, D. Kupfer, 1998, Louisiana State University, Louisiana Geological Survey, 34 pg, monochrome. (Technical publication)

Coastal Change is a Multifaceted Issue, 1998, Louisiana State University, The Louisiana Applied and Educational Oil Spill Research and Development Program, 4 pg, multicolored. (Promotional and Educational brochure)

Louisiana Applied and Educational Oil Spill Research and Development Program Deliverables and Selected Abstracts and Bibliography of International Oil Spill Research, 1998-1999, 1999-2000, 2000-2001, Louisiana State University, The Louisiana Applied and Educational Oil Spill Research and Development Program (CD face and CD holder design).

35th AIPG Annual National Meeting Technical Abstracts with Program, 1998, The Baton Rouge Geological Society, 48 pg, multicolored

Habitat Change in the Lower Barataria-Terrebonne Estuarine System, L.R. Handley, R. DeMay, J. Barras, 1997, Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuarine Program, scale 1:250,000, 40 x 38”, multicolored. (Map)

The Habitats of Barataria-Terrebonne: Their Importance to Migratory and Resident Birds, 2007. pp 64 (Promotional and Educational publication)

Louisiana Oil Spill Management Training Program, 1997, The Louisiana Oil Spill Coordinator’s Office, trifold, multicolored. (Promotional brochure)

Vibrio vulnificus, 1997, Paul LaRock, Louisiana State University, Oceanography and Coastal Studies, 24 x 36”, multi-colored. (Technical poster)

Saving Our Good Earth: A Call to Action, Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program Characterization Report, 1996, Barataria-Terrebonne National Estuary Program, 8.5 x 11”, 64 pages, multicolored. (Informational booklet)

Clean Gulf Conference 1996-2002, Louisiana State University, Louisiana Applied and Educational Oil Spill Research and Development Program, multicolored posters and brochures. (Promotional and educational exhibit)

Basin Research Institute Newsletter, 1994-1998, Louisiana State University, Center for Coastal, Energy and Environmental Resources, 6 pg, monotone.

CCEERious Business, 1994- 1997, Louisiana State University, Center for Coastal, Energy and Environmental Resources, 6 pg, monotone. (Newsletter)

Center for Coastal, Energy, and Environmental Resources, Programs and Capabilities, 1994, Louisiana State University, Center for Coastal, Energy and Environmental Resources, 8.5 x 11”, 32 pg, monochrome, color cover. (Promotional booklet)

The Egret’s Watch, 1994, Louisiana State University, Louisiana Energy & Environmental Resource and Information Center, 8 pg, monotone.
(Educational booklet)

Louisiana Applied and Educational Oil Spill Research and Development Program Symposium, 1993-2002, Louisiana State University, Louisiana Applied and Educational Oil Spill Research and Development Program, 4 pg, multicolored. (Promotional mailer)

Louisiana Applied and Educational Oil Spill Research and Development Program Symposium, 1993-2002, Louisiana State University, Louisiana Applied and Educational Oil Spill Research and Development Program, 2-sided, duotone. (Program)

Atlas of Shoreline Changes in Louisiana from 1853 to 1989, S. Jeffress Williams, Shea Penland, and Asbury H. Sallenger, editors; cartography by John Snead, et al., 1992, U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations I-2150-A, scale 1:100,000, 18 x 24”, multicolored, 106 plates.

Numerous other publications and public relation items for clients such as The Coalition to Restore Coastal Louisiana, The Louisiana Oil Spill Coordinator’s Office, Louisiana OiI Spill Research and Development Program, C.C. Lockwood, The Coastal Studies Institute, Department of Geography and Anthropology, Friends of Louisiana Museum of Natural History Foundation, Links Life Program, Hayes Town, and Sea Grant at LSU.

Publications (cartography/lithographs):

Epps Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2016. scale 1:24,000. USGS STateMap Award No. G15AC00247.

Pioneer Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2016. scale 1:24,000. USGS StateMap Award No. G15AC00247.

Pride Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2016. scale 1:24,000.USGS StateMap Award No. G15AC00247.
 
Watson Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2016. scale 1:24,000. USGS SateMap Award No. G15AC00247.
 
Natchitoches Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2016. scale 1:100,000. USGS Assistance Award No. G12AC20264.
 

Bastrop Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2015. scale 1:100,000. USGS StateMap Award No. G11AC20242.

Buhler Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2015. scale 1:24,000. USGS STateMap Award No. G14AC00222.

Leesville Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2015. scale 1:100,000. USGS StateMap Award No. G11AC20242.

Tallulah Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2015. scale 1:100,000. USGS StateMap Award No. G11AC20242.

Westlake Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2015. scale 1:24,000. USGS StateMap Award No. G14AC00222.

Bayou Teche Paddle Trail and Historical and Cultural Map of Bayou Teche, 2014. 12x30”, double-sided, The TECHE Project.

Black Bay Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2014. sclae 1:100,000. Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority
award no. 2502-14-02/725133/10.

Mississippi River Delta Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2014. scale 1:100,000. Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority
award no. 2502-14-02/725133/10.

Louisiana Coastal Zone, 2014 revision. scale 1:380,160, 55x28”, Louisiana Department of Natural Resources.

Atchafalaya Bay Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2012. scale 1:100,000. USGS Assistance Award No. G10AC00383.

Monroe North Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2012. scale 1:100,000. USGS Assistance Award No. G10AC00383.

Morgan City Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2012. scale 1:100,000. USGS Assistance Award No. G10AC00383.

New Orleans Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2011. scale 1:100,000. USGS Assistance Award No. G09AC00188.

Terrebonne Bay Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2011. scale 1:100,000. USGS Assistance Award No. G09AC00188.

Map of West Baton Rouge Parish, 2010. West Baton Rouge Parish Police Jury.

Monroe South Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2010. scale 1:100,000. USGS National Cooperative Geologic Mapping Program,
Assistance Award No. 04-HQ-AG-0073.

Amite Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2009. scale 1:100,000. USGS Assistance Award No. 1439-94-A-1233 and 1434-HQ-96-AG-01490,
and the La Office of Mineral Resources, LaDNR.

Oil and Gas Map of Louisiana, 2008. scale 1:500,000. Louisiana Office of Mineral Resources, LaDNR.

Gulfport Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2004. scale 1:100,000. USGS Assistance Award No. 1434-HQ-96-AG-01490.

Pontchatoula Geologic Quadrangle, 2003. scale 1:100,000. USGS Assistance Award No. 1434-HQ-96-AG-01490.

Louisiana Coastal Zone, 2002/2012. Louisiana Department of Natural Resources, Coastal Restoration and Management.

Ville Platte Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2002. scale 1:100,000. USGS Assistance Award No. 1439-94-A-1233 and 1434-HQ-96-AG-01490, and the La Office of Mineral Resources, LaDNR.

Atchafalaya Basin Map, 2001/2004. Atchafalaya Basin Commission, Louisiana Department of Tourism.

Baton Rouge Geologic Quadrangle Map, 2000. scale 1:100,000. USGS Assistance Award No. 1434-93-A-1154, and the
La Office of Mineral Resources, LaDNR.

Official Map of Louisiana, 2000. Scale 1:360,000. Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development.

Historical Shoreline Change in the Northern Gulf Of Mexico, 1991. scale 1:2,000,000, Environmental Protection Agency, 

Honors:

Avenza Map Publisher Design Competition-First Place, General Purpose Map - 2001 (Official Map of Louisiana 2000)
Avenza Map Publisher Design Competition-Best of Show, Grand Prize - 2001 (Official Map of Louisiana 2000)
Avenza Map Publisher Design Competition-Notable Entry - 2002 (Louisiana Coastal Zone Map)
Southern Agricultural Economics Association Convention-First Place Poster - 2002 (Pre-harvest Marketing Strategies and Financial Performance: What’s the Connection)
American Agricultural Economics Association Convention-First Place Poster - 2002 (Plugging Rural America Into E-commerce Technologies)
ACSM-CaGIS Map Design Competition-Best in Category, Reference - 2005 (Atchafalaya Basin Map)
ACSM-CaGIS Map Design Competition-First Place, Best in Catagory, Recreation and Travel - 2014 (Bayou Teche Paddle Trail and Historical and Cultural Map of Bayou Teche)