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  1. Study shows how mitigation boosts sage-grouse nestingRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Summit County Voice

    When it comes to greater sage-grouse nesting areas, no disturbance is best, but carefully planned mitigation measures can help boost nest survival. Minimizing disturbance to sagebrush is important, and the single biggest factor found to boost nest survival is locating wastewater treatment facilities away from drilling sites, scientists said last week, releasing results of a multi-year study in Wyoming's Powder River Basin.


  2. CGG Begins Acquisition of Davros Multi-Client Survey in Northern Carnarvon BasinRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... the global oil and gas industry. Through its three complementary business divisions of Equipment, Acquisition and Geology, Geophysics & Reservoir (GGR), CGG brings value across all aspects of natural resource exploration and exploitation. CGG ...


  3. Opportunity for News Media to View Mount Baldy Research and Interview Scientists on August 14Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Date: August 8, 2014 Contact: Bruce Rowe , 219-395-1609 Contact: Ken Mehne , 219-395-1658 Contact: Erika Rose , 219-981-4358 The National Park Service will host a media event at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's Mount Baldy dune on Thursday, August 14, between 9:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. Central Daylight Time. The news media will be escorted to a safe location on Mt.


  4. Most important, least understood natural resource: March 8-14 is National Groundwater Awareness WeekRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Water Well Journal

    Groundwater along with oxygen is arguably the most important natural resource for human life, and National Groundwater Awareness Week, March 8-14, is a good time to learn how to become a good steward of it, the National Ground Water Association said today. Ninety-nine percent of all available freshwater in the world is groundwater, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.


  5. St. Augustine Announces Approval of King-king Environmental Impact StatementRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... commodity prices and currency exchange rates; uncertainties relating to interpretation of drill results and the geology, continuity and grade of mineral deposits; uncertainties relating to the completion of a bankable feasibility study; uncertainty ...


  6. Experts seek stable groundRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... said there were no definitive links between oil and gas activity and earthquakes in the state. She added, "The geology in Texas is different from the geology in other states, so there is no one-size-fits-all recommendation." At the heart of the ...


  7. Pure Gold Discovers High Grade Gold in First Drilling From Alpha...Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    The Company is conducting a 5,000 metre winter drilling program specifically designed to test prospective geologic structures in the Russet South and Fork Zone areas with the goal of discovering new zones of near-surface, high-grade gold mineralization. To date, approximately 1,000 metres of diamond drilling has been completed in eight drill holes at Russet South testing multiple, parallel 'D2' shear zones identified during the 2014 exploration field program.


  8. Forget About Climate Change, America's Refineries Make Keystone XL a Bad IdeaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    I have been a scientist in the field of the earth and environmental sciences for 33 years, specializing in geologic disposal of nuclear waste, energy-related research, subsurface transport and environmental clean-up of heavy metals. I consult on strategic planning for the DOE, EPA/State environmental agencies, and industry including companies that own nuclear, hydro, wind farms, large solar arrays, coal and gas plants.


  9. Read current Explorer issue onlineRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | AAPG Explorer

    ... though none have become law. Robert Gray is a man on a mission. Gray, an AAPG Grover E. Murray Distinguished Geology Educator Award winner in 2014, said he is tired of lower-level geologic study at community and city college levels being treated ...


  10. River watcher: Where do things come from?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Mercury-Register

    My neighbor Rosann called to say that there was a strange growth in her woodpile. Her description seemed to describe turkey-tail fungi, and I went to investigate.


  11. Tehran obsessed with conspiraciesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Arab Times

    THE stances of Mullah regime, through which they hurled accusations at neighboring countries in a bid to deceive millions of Iranians who fell under an economic crisis caused by the regime, are no longer considered obstacles. The silly policy, which seeks diligently to achieve a certain goal that has become one of history's 'wastes', led to the crisis.


  12. Saudi Geological Survey To Use Bell 429Read the original story

    Saturday | Aero-News Network

    The Saudi Geological Survey has entered into a purchase agreement with Bell Helicopter for a Bell 429 outfitted to perform utility roles in the Middle East. The company will use the aircraft to support geological mapping, mineral exploration and many other sustainable management activities.


  13. Sudbury Platinum Discovers New Ni-Cu-PGM Mineralization at its Aer-Kidd PropertyRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2014 | Canada NewsWire

    ... returned PGM values of 2.97g/t Pt, 24.20g/t Pd and 1.94g/t Au over a 0.40 metres interval in AK-14-001A. Host geology is consistent with the reported host geology of Vale's Totten deposit located 2.0 kilometres southwest of the Aer-Kidd Property. ...


  14. Unfair condemnation of a coach overshadows real NCAA issueRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | New York Post

    ... in college - a small school in Western Pa., coal country - Jim and Lon rented an old house on Main Street. Jim, a geology major, kept rocks on the front porch, rocks he took for granite. Late one night, Lon, loaded and with nothing better to do, ...


  15. MomentumGOODBYE, Norma JeanRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Are we so desperate for one last big fix of oil, that we're willing to destroy one of the world's last pristine and unspoiled regions? The U.S. Geological Survey released a report last week stating that the region inside the Arctic Circle contains about one-fifth of the world's undiscovered, recoverable oil. The USGS report, the most comprehensive survey ever of energy resources in the Arctic, found that there is an estimated 90 billion barrels of oil - or about enough to meet current global demand for about three years.


  16. MoreRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Art Daily

    ... transformations, they were and still are a basis for such multifarious scientific disciplines as historiography, geology, and ethnology. Made during the period of Biedermeier and VormA rz, these watercolours attest to the complex stylistic ...


  17. Half Glass Empty When Assessing Pacific Northwest's Climate Change-Water OutlookRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Dissident Voice

    "In an age when man has forgotten his origins and is blind even to his most essential needs for survival, water along with other resources has become the victim of his indifference." Rachel Carson It's not as if we in the Inland Northwest have a shortage of adherents of the mother of modern environmentalism, Dr. Rachel Carson, whose seminal work, Silent Spring is both the bible and standard manual for today's activists looking to stave off environmental and societal collapse.


  18. Otago scientists funded to study effects of warming on Antarctic ice coverRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | University of Otago News

    ... to support received from the Aotearoa Foundation and Air New Zealand. Otago's Dr Catherine Beltran (Chemistry and Geology) will lead a project titled "Investigating Antarctic ice sheet response to past anomalous Southern Ocean warming" and Drs ...


  19. My Presentation To Janet YellenRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    ... monetary systems that maintain the de facto nature of convertibility with the unformed materials of the earth, with geology, are those that are more classical than their alternatives. We should be curious about this distinction because of one deep ...


  20. Anti-fracking movement gaining steam in Mid WestRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ABC News

    Is a member of the Jurien Action Group, which hopes to declare the town "frack-free" once a survey of residents is completed. "No-one that I've spoken to, and some of them are very qualified geologists, can tell me what's going to happen to that ground that they drill in 30 years' time.