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The museum's main goal is to provide West Virginians and other visitors an opportunity to examine geologic specimens and explore the geologic processes responsible for West Virginia's outstanding scenery and great mineral wealth. The museum aims to give visitors an understanding of how its geology...
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FOM is dedicated to the advancement of serious interest in minerals and related activities.
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The Conservation and Survey Division (Nebraska Geological Survey), the natural resource survey component of the School of Natural Resources, is a unique, multi-disciplinary research, service and data-collection organization established by state statute in 1921. The Division's mission is to...
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Geology museum (free of charge), earthquake web site, publications, radio broadcasts, resources for teachers; Location: Socorro, NM
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The National Mining Association (NMA)'s mission is to build support for public policies that will help Americans fully and responsibly benefit from our abundant domestic coal and mineral resources. Our objective is to engage in and influence the public process on the most significant and timely...
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MSA was founded in 1919 for the advancement of mineralogy, crystallography, geochemistry, petrology, and promotion of their uses in other sciences, industry, and the arts.
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The Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration (SME) is a professional society (nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation) whose nearly 15-000 membership represents all professionals serving the minerals industry in more than 85 countries. SME members are engineers, geologists, metallurgists, educators,...
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This teacher's guide defines what a mineral deposit is and how a mineral deposit is identified and measured, how the mineral resources are extracted, and how the mining site is reclaimed; how minerals and mineral resources are processed; and how we use mineral resources in our every day lives....
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The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is Ohio's source for state parks, wildlife areas, natural areas, hunting and camping. Their mission is to ensure a balance between wise use and protection of our natural resources for the benefit of all.
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Investigating Earth Systems approaches Earth System Science through problem-solving, with community-based models that are hands-on and inquiry-driven. Students will investigate: where deposits of minerals can be found, how deposits form, how minerals are mined, what responsibilities you have in...
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Data and maps, research, reports, fact sheets, newsletters, visualizations, publications; Location: Tucson, AZ
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Maps, factsheets, pamphlets and brochures on Maryland Geology; Location: Baltimore, MD
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The mission of the Tennessee Geological Survey is to encourage and promote the prudent development and conservation of Tennessee's geological, energy, and mineral resources by developing and maintaining data bases, maps and technical services; providing accurate geologic hazard assessments; and...
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The Geology for Investors website is a source of information about why mineral deposits are where they are. This site provides an understanding of how minerals become concentrated where they do. Read about minerals found at the edges of plate boundaries or other topics found in the tabs at the top...
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NSSGA is the leading voice and advocate for the aggregates industry. Our members , stone, sand and gravel producers and the equipment manufacturers and service providers who support them , are responsible for the essential raw materials found in every home, building, road, bridge and public works...
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Welcome to the DOGAMI Publications Center, which houses geoscience information published by the Agency from 1937 to present. Publications include geologic and natural hazard maps, reports and data, mining and mineral resource information, geologic field trip guides, articles and more. All...
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Core samples are small portions of a formation taken from an existing well and used for geologic analysis. The sample is analyzed to determine porosity, permeability, fluid content, geologic age, and probable productivity of oil from the site. Drilling is the only way to be sure that oil and gas...
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The Minnesota Geological Survey is a research and service arm of the Newton Horace Winchell School of Earth Sciences at the University of Minnesota. It investigates the geology of Minnesota and provides basic public information on the geology of the state. The Survey works with state, county, and...
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As part of the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), the Ohio Geological Survey is the source of geoscience, geological, and mineralogical information for the state.
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In this activity, students create a working model of an oil pump. Artificial lifting systems, or pumping units, are used to help pull oil out of reservoir rock and pump it up a well. A down hole pump in the well is connected to the pumping unit by steel rods, which are screwed together. The pump is...
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