AZGS On the Road Spring 2011: Conferences, Workshops, Exhibits and Field Trips

AZGS geoscientists traversed the country from Washington D.C. to San Diego, delivering presentations, attending conferences and workshops, and leading field trips. The following, arranged in chronologic order - from most recent to oldest, is a partial list of AZGS activities over the past several months.

Americas Petroleum Survey Group

6 May, Houston, TX


Everything Digital, Online, and Interoperable, presented by Lee Allison at the 25th Annual Meeting.

Geothermal Energy Technology and International Development Forum

4 May, Washington, DC


AZGS booth, Lee Allison in attendance.

Verde Valley Water Users

27 April, Camp Verde Multi-Use Complex, Camp Verde, AZ


Mapping of Holocene River Alluvium along the Verde River, Central Arizona, presented by Phil Pearthree.

Horizon – Eight Arizona PBS

19 April, Phoenix, AZ


Televised interview with Lee Allison on earthquake hazards in Arizona, earth fissures, and potash resources in the Holbrook Basin.

ESRI Petroleum User Group Conference

17-21 April, Houston, TX


National Geothermal Data System and Global Geosciences Data Integration, presented by Steve Richard and Ryan Clark.

National Science Foundation Advisory Committee for Geoscience Directorate

13-14 April, Washington, DC


AZGS's Lee Allison in attendance.

Utah Geographic Information Council

6-8 April, Logan, UT


Lee Allison invited to present keynote speech.

National Earthquake Program Managers Meeting

5-8 April, Boise, ID


AZGS's Mike Conway in attendance.

Western States Seismic Policy Council (WSSPC)

4 April, Boise, ID


AZGS's Mike Conway in attendance.

GeoDaze Field Trip

2 April, Santa Rita Mountains, Southeast AZ


Led by Charles Ferguson.

ARPA Critical Issues Conference

1 April, Phoenix, AZ


Online Data for Mining and Mineral Resources – Arizona leads the way, presented by Lee Allison.

Geohazards of Green Valley

30 March, Green Valley, AZ


Presentation by Mike Conway.

Arizona Corporation Commission Information Meeting

29 March, Phoenix, AZ


Seismic hazard facing the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station, Lee Allison – invited speaker.

Tucson Festival of Books

12-13 March, University of Arizona Mall, Tucson, AZ


Geologic Extension Service staff.

Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada

3-9 March, Toronto, ON


Nyal Niemuth in attendance.

Western Regional Partnership GIS Meeting

8 March, Reno, NV


Ryan Clark in attendance.

National Science Foundation Sponsored Workshop Geodata 2011

2-4 March, Denver, CO


Steve Richard in attendance.

International Geo Sample Number (ISGN) Workshop

21-24 February, San Diego, CA


Steve Richard in attendance.

IPlant Meetings

18, 24-25 February, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ


Lee Allison in attendance.

Tucson Gem and Mineral Show

10-13 February, Galleria in the Tucson Convention Center, Tucson, AZ


AZGS booth, Geologic Extension Service staff.

AEG Student Field Trip

5 February, Santa Catalina Mountains, Tucson, AZ


Impacts and Deposits of 2006 Debris-Flows in Sabino Canyon, Santa Catalina, Mountains, Arizona, led by Ann Youberg, Joe Cook and Phil Pearthree.

Southwest Mineral Exploration Association

4 February, Tucson, AZ


Update on the ADMMR Transfer to AZGS, presented by Lee Allison.

Schultz Fire Conference

2 February, Flagstaff, AZ


Phil Pearthree and Ann Youberg in attendance.

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