geologyMcAfee SECURE sites help keep you safe from identity theft, credit card fraud, spyware, spam, viruses and online scams

Geology News
Earth Science Current Events

Arizona Geological Survey – 125 Years
January 1, 2013 | Arizona Geological Survey

The Arizona Geological Survey is celebrating its 125th anniversary with photos of the day, field trips, an Arizona mining review and much more. Hundreds of geoscientists have contributed to the production of more than 1,000 geologic products – maps, reports, geologic hazard assessments, and other valuable products.

  Related Stories

Arizona Mining Review Episode 3
March 21, 2013 | Arizona Geological Survey
Arizona Mining Review is a live, online video magazine from the Arizona Geological Survey exploring and reviewing mining in Arizona -- its challenges and successes. From potash to copper to gold, from mineral exploration to policy development, tune in to see experts from industry, academia, research, and politics discuss the current state and future of mining in Arizona. You can view the next program live on Wednesday, March 27th at 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM MST or view archive programs at any time.

Arizona Mining Review
April 25, 2013 | Arizona Mining Review
The next Arizona Mining Review features an interview with Dorothy Kosich of on the potential impact of the proposed Obama budget, and discussion with economist Dr. Kent Hill of Arizona State University on the economic impact of mining on Arizona. Also, a geologist from the Utah Geological Survey will discuss the recent landslide at the Bingham Canyon Mine. Watch it online on Friday at 10:00-10:30 AM MST-PDT. A video of the program will be available online if you can't watch at that time.

Copper Silver and Manganese Mining in Arizona
September 29, 2013 | Arizona Geological Survey on YouTube
The Arizona Geological Survey has a video, that features the status of copper, silver and manganese mining operations that are planned for Arizona. It also includes an interview with the AGS digital librarian who is working to place decades of historical mining reports, maps, photos and other documents online for free public use. These documents come from government, company and personal collections and include thousands of site reports.

We are constantly looking for interesting items related to geology and general science. When we find something interesting we share it here. Bookmark this page and visit often. You can also receive our news for free by RSS feed or email. We publish updates three or four days per week.

© 2005-2013 All Rights Reserved.
Images, code and content of this website are property of Use without permission is prohibited. Pages on this site are protected by Copyscape.