BILLINGS (AP) — The Biden administration announced Tuesday it will consider a ban on new mining on large expanses of public lands in Western states to protect a struggling bird species, the greater sage grouse ... Geological Survey said last month that greater sage grouse numbers across 11 Western states are down 65 percent since 1986 ... U.S ... .
City of Alcoa is back to in-person meetings, with its whole board of commissioners gathering Tuesday for the first time in the same room since early 2020 ... They’re so significant that construction there canceled FreedomFest before COVID-19 started in 2020 ... Geological Survey for operation of the Little River stream gage at the water treatment plant.
“It is a collective responsibility for all of us to ensure that we win this fight ... If Osei Mensah is found, he should be named and shamed ... “The Minerals Commission and in conjunction with the Geological SurveyAuthority should identify landmarks within the mining districts of the country exclusively for small-scale mining purposes ... .
By Pam Driscoll and Robert Emmons... Geological Survey, shows that the loss of riparian vegetation can lead to higher water temperatures, increased erosion and sedimentation, which negatively affect amphibian and insect larvae for several years and up to decades after a high severity fire like the HolidayFarmFire ... .
Geological Survey and Maine Geological Survey scientists to image geology at the surface and below ground ... 'It has been more than 60 years since a public high-resolution survey was flown in northern Maine, and we are excited about the new information that the data will provide,' said Amber Whittaker with the Maine Geological Survey.
... of its ongoing EastRiftZone eruption, as well as Mauna Loa during its 1984 eruption, and geologic mapping in the summit and Southwest Rift Zone of Kīlauea ... Geological Survey published this content on 12 May 2021 and is solely responsible for the information contained therein.