The significance of geology is commonly overlooked by the general public and underrepresented in free-choice learning environments including national parks that exhibit spectacular examples of geological features and processes. Parks are a major contributor to public learning, and a key way to teach how geology influences many aspects of our...
Seep characteristics at different geologic settings are the subject of this review primarily based on results of the
Research Consortium SFB 574. Criteria are drawn from examples on the erosive convergent margin off Costa Rica,
the accretionary margin off Chile supplemented by examples from the transform margin of the Golf...
John Wesley Powell worked actively for public land system
reform while a director of geographical and geological surveys in
the West from 1869 to 1894. Although this has won him acclaim as a
conservationist, the basis of Powell's linkage of reform with
scientific work is poorly understood.
A study of...