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  1. Napier schoolgirl Anela PritchardRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Southland Times

    ... We stared with wonder and delight. Burton and Margaret took degrees in botany. Burton went on to become a Doctor of Geology and did remarkable and very valuable work across Australia. I became a mere polymath. In 1965, at Ball Hut near Mt Cook I ...


  2. Seismic surveys targeted by Taranaki environment groupRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... talking with hapu and neighbours about the potential work programme which will uncover more information about the geology of the area. The survey area covers pockets of land from Manaia to Stratford." If the full project is approved by the Kapuni ...


  3. Conservationists are saving grassland birds in CTRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Hartford Courant

    The fields around the Lois Orswell Grassland Bird Conservation Area in Pomfret are perfect nesting grounds for meadowlarks, bobolinks, American kestrels and Savannah sparrows. They are large enough - from 10 to 30 acres are required depending on the bird - and they have the proper soil and vegetation necessary for the birds' livelihoods.


  4. M4.2 Quake Hits Oregon, No Reported DamageRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    Some Oregonians woke on the Fourth of July to a significant jolt when a magnitude 4.2 earthquake struck near Springfield and Eugene. Hundreds of people reported to the U.S. Geological Survey that they felt the quake, which struck at 8:42 a.m. Saturday.


  5. 6.2-magnitude quake hits 78 km NE of Ohonua, Tonga -- USGSRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    An earthquake of 6.2 magnitude jolted 78 km NE of Ohonua, Tonga on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said. The epicenter, with a depth of 1.0 km, was initially determined to be at 20.7852 degrees south latitude and 174.4748 degrees west longitude.


  6. Apex Companies Acquires InterTech Environmental & Engineering, LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Apex Companies, LLC a leading energy, water resources and environmental consulting and engineering firm announced today that it has acquired InterTech Environmental & Engineering, LLC, a 48-person environmental management firm specializing in the oil and gas sector. Founded in 1999 and headquartered in Laramie, Wyoming, InterTech provides fully-integrated services to support the siting, planning, permitting, operation, and reclamation phases of all energy resource development initiatives.


  7. 6.2-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Off TongaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving [] TONGA - The U.S. Geological Survey says a strong earthquake has struck the Pacific nation of Tonga, but no tsunami threat was expected. The quake's epicenter was located 47 miles northeast of Ohonua, Tonga, and struck at a depth of 6.2 miles.


  8. Stinger Ghaffarian Technologies (SGT, Inc.) Wins USGS Technical Support Services ContractRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Freshnews

    SGT, Inc., a leading provider of Engineering, Science, Project Management, and Information Technology services, today announced that the Department of Interior has awarded SGT the Technical Support Services Contract . This contract supports the United States Geological Survey Earth Resources Observation and Science Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.


  9. Earthquake strikes near Tongan capital Nuku'alofaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 struck east-northeast of the capital of Tonga, Nuku'alofa, in the Pacific Ocean on Monday, the US Geological Survey said.


  10. 3.3 Magnitude Earthquake Recorded Near GuthrieRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    According to the U.S. Geological Survey, this earthquake was recorded at 1:20 a.m. Its epicenter was located eight miles south, southeast of Guthrie, and nine miles northeast of Edmond.


  11. WVU, OSU drilling shaleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Weirton Daily Times

    ... the entire life cycle of the drilling, completion and production," Timothy Carr, WVU's Marshall Miller professor of geology and director of the lab, said. "We have brought together scientists, engineers, ecologists, public health professionals, ...


  12. Feds release draft polar bear recovery planRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Summit County Voice

    The only thing that will save polar bears in the long run is a big cut in global greenhouse gas emissions, federal biologists said last week as the rolled out a draft recovery plan for the Arctic predators. Polar bears were the first species to be listed as endangered because of the direct threat of global warming.


  13. Losing ground: Coastal erosion seen as big threat in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Summit County Voice

    In the eternal battle between land and sea, the sea appears to be winning in northern Alaska, where much of the coastline is retreating at a rate of more than three feet per year, according to a new study by the U.S. Geological Survey. The region has some of the highest shoreline erosion rates in the world, according to the research, which analyzed more than 50 years worth of measurements.


  14. Once-bustling mining district did not deliver a boomRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Richard Perske, author of "Boom Town to Ghost Town: The Story of Fulford," stands at the entrance to Fulford last month. Photo by Bob Silbernagel Art Fulford, whose mining activities helped found the towns of Fulford and Eagle.


  15. Looking out across the Black Country, in particular Oldbury, 70 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Black Country Bugle

    ... that of civilised England." The Black Country could almost have been invented to work the cogs of industry, but the geology of the South Staffordshire coalfield was begun millions of year before during the Upper Carboniferous period. Hercynian ...


  16. STEMFORCE: Building the next generation of geoscientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... first two days of the trip I could tell that many students were having trouble grasping the "big idea" concepts of geology, such as the processes that change the Earth's surface. Once we were out in the field however, and the students were able to ...


  17. Fracking and the Climate DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2010 |

    Author: Michael A. Levi , David M. Rubenstein Senior Fellow for Energy and the Environment and Director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies July 6, 2015 Democracy: A Journal of Ideas In 2007, as alarm about climate change escalated and environmentalists struggled to stop construction of a wave of new coal-fired power plants, the Sierra Club forged an unusual alliance. Over the next three years, the venerable environmental group received $26 million from executives at Chesapeake Energy to fund its "Beyond Coal" campaign.


  18. Medgold Issues Shares for ServicesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... with the results of the Company's exploration and development activities, estimation of mineral resources and the geology, grade and continuity of mineral deposits; unanticipated costs and expenses; and such other risks detailed from time to time in ...


  19. 11:57 Geology Agency extends license of Kaidi LLC to find gold,...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | AkiPress

    The Licensing Commission of the State Agency for Geology and Mineral Resources extended the license for the Kaidi Mining Investment Company to search gold, copper, lead and zinc in the area of Karautek until 31 December 2018... You are trying to access paid-for content on our website.


  20. Letter: Lands won't be the sameRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Deseret News

    It is very clear that if the federal public lands are handed over to the state, those lands will never be the same. A recent article in the Deseret News by a petroleum geologist formerly with the Department of Interior very clearly explains why so many of us are so opposed to the state taking over our public lands .