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Two seasoned geologists join AZGS staff
The AZGS welcomes two seasoned geologists to its staff, Victor Garcia and Lisa Thompson
2 New Geologic Videos & 1 New Geologic Map
We are posting our GSA2020 Connects presentations and one new geologic map.
Magnitude 3.3 earthquake occurs eight miles east of Flagstaff, Arizona
On 13 Oct. 2020 at 9:16 a.m. (MST / PDT) , a shallow magnitude 3.3 earthquake rattled Walnut Canyon about 8 miles east of Flagstaff, Arizona (population ~ 74,000).
Dr. R.F. Holm receives coveted 'Best Popular Guidebook Award 2020'
Dr. Richard F. Holm awarded the prestigious ‘Best Popular Guidebook Award’ from the Geoscience Information Society for 2020.
AZGS releases digital drill core data from the Courtland-Gleeson area, Turquoise mining district, southeastern Arizona
Courtland-Gleeson area with 113 drill holes representing 25,935 m (85,087 feet or 16.1 miles) including lithology, mineralization, alteration, structure, and assay data.
AZGS Research Scientist Brian Gootee recognized by the UArizona College of Science
Research Scientist Brian Gootee was awarded the CoSSAC award for the Arizona Geological Survey for 2020.
Calculating the value of geologic maps to human society – no simple matter
Geologic maps are invaluable tools for geoscientists in their pursuit of mineral resources, hazard mitigation strategies, and meet the societal needs of a growing population.
Fresh Digital Data Packages for 22 extant Digital Geologic Maps
The Arizona Geological Survey (AZGS) released digital data packages (Table 1) for 22 extant Digital Geologic Maps (Table 2) in August 2020.
America Geoheritage II – Webinar Series Autumn 2020
A groundswell of interest in the U.S. regarding ‘Geoheritage’, America’s natural geologic legacy showcased in America Geoheritage II - webinar series fall 2020.
Drought Impacts Post-Wildfire Flooding and Debris Flow Hazard: A sign of the times in the Southwestern U.S.
Two-page flyer examines the relationship between drought and post-fire debris flows.
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