Latest News for: Geological surveys


Haiti - Earthquake (GDACS, USGS, UN OCHA, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 25 January 2022)

Reliefweb 25 Jan 2022
An earthquake event of magnitude 5.3 (US Geological Survey) at a depth of 10 km occurred on 24 January at 13.16 UTC in Nippes Department (south-western Haiti) ... .

2 killed, dozens injured as 2 quakes shake southwest Haiti

Arab News 25 Jan 2022
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti ... A magnitude 5.3 quake at 8.16 a.m. (1316 GMT) was followed by a magnitude 5.1 quake nearly an hour later. Both were centered on Haiti’s southern peninsula, west of the capital, Port-au-Prince, according to the US Geological Survey. It said both occurred about 10 kilometers (6 miles) below the surface ... ....

Two killed, dozens injured as 2 earthquakes shake southwest Haiti

Financial Express 25 Jan 2022
Two moderate earthquakes shook southwest Haiti on Monday, killing two people, injuring dozens of students and damaging hundreds of homes as it created panic in a region that was rocked by a powerful tremor that killed more than 2,000 last summer ... Geological Survey. It said both occurred about 10 kilometres (six miles) below the surface ... .

Desert Gold Traces Gourbassi North West Discovery for 1.6 Km with Drill Intercepts of 1.94 ...

Resource World 25 Jan 2022
Outside of the Gourbassi area, geological mapping and magnetic surveys are being carried out over the Mogoyafara South Deposit and potential extensions to the north and south (see Figure 6 for property scale location map) ... surveys have been completed over Mogoyafara South.

The environmental competition to challenge coastal pollution

Open Access Government 25 Jan 2022
This is to be additionally supported by data from the UK Hydrographic Office, the Met Office and the British Geological Survey, helping to identify and find viable solutions to protect coastlines.

HighGold Mining Discovers New Regional Gold-Bearing Structure at the Johnson Tract Project Defining a Multi-kilometer ...

Enid News & Eagle 25 Jan 2022
HighGold completed geological mapping, geochemical sampling and geophysical surveys in 2021 concurrent with the resource expansion drill program with the objective of assessing the potential for new zones of high-grade mineralization across the district-scale property.

Hannan Extends Mineralization by 3 Kilometres Strike at San Martin, Peru Channel Samples 0.4 Metres ...

Eagle-Tribune 25 Jan 2022
Individual outcrops were located with the aid of soil samples and LiDAR surveying. Nevertheless, Hannan's detailed geological facies analysis across the project has identified the economic geological implications for high-grade stratabound sediment hosted copper mineralization that may have significant lateral continuity.

This Global Warming Question Can Change People’s Minds

Principia Scientific 25 Jan 2022
Late last year, I got into a discussion with a fellow who was quite sold on the idea that man’s activities were warming the Earth ... As for climate, there have been at least five major ice ages, and “the most recent one began approximately three million years ago and continues today (yes, we live in an ice age!),” informs the Utah Geological Survey.

Black Tusk Resources Inc. Exploration Year in Review 2021

Eagle-Tribune 24 Jan 2022
Black Tusk has completed ground Induced Potential survey, MMI soil sampling survey, drone-supported airborne magnetic survey, and diamond drilling on the McKenzie East ... The results of the survey provided highly detailed geophysical images that assist in geological and structural interpretation of the underlying bedrock.

5.0-magnitude quake hits 68 km SSW of Unalaska, Alaska -- USGS

Urdu Point 24 Jan 2022
Geological Survey said ... Geological Survey said.The epicenter, with a depth of 43.78 km, was ...

New Idaho mine could mark beginning of cobalt boom as demand for climate-friendly minerals skyrockets

The Spokesman-Review 24 Jan 2022
The Gem State sits atop the biggest deposit of cobalt in North America, said Claudio Berti, director of the Idaho Geological Survey ... According to a 2019 Idaho Geological Survey , of about 6,000 new mining claims filed in the previous year, roughly 5,000 were in Idaho’s cobalt belt ... Geological Survey estimates.

New Placer Dome and Copaur Minerals Defines New Drill Targets at Separate Zone at the ...

Eagle-Tribune 24 Jan 2022
IP/resistivity surveys in conjunction with existing grid rock sampling and geological mapping have defined high priority untested exploration targets north of drill confirmed gold mineralization at the South Mine Fault Zone ("SMFZ") along a major parallel fault structure (East Fault).