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Tell the California Department of Education to Support Earth Science!

This issue was brought to our attention today.  The California Department of Education wishes to only support the teaching of Biology in High School by only testing students on this science topic.  To respond and support Earth Science education, see … Continue reading

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Webinar on Land Subsidence- register by Friday, May 15th for early discount

Groundwater Resources Association is hosting a webinar on Land Subsidence, a topic that is of interest to AEG Membership.  GRA has offered AEG members the “member” pricing, see details below. Impacts of Land Subsidence on Water Delivery Infrastructure and Ongoing … Continue reading

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Calaveras-Hayward fault link could mean larger Bay Area earthquakes

From our friends at UC Berkeley: Seismologists have proven that the Calaveras and Hayward faults are linked,  meaning that a rupture on one fault could trigger a rupture on the other. This could produce considerably larger quakes than once thought. … Continue reading

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FREE Remediation Workshop: March 25th in Emeryville

EnviroBlend & Cascade Drilling  are hosting a FREE Remediation Workshop in Sacramento or Oakland next Tuesday and Wednesday.  The Remediation Workshops are hosted in 40 cities across the US this year and AEG is a national sponsor.  This is a … Continue reading

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Environmental Company for Sale

The assets of A+ Environmental Solutions (AES) will be available for acquisition via competitive offers.  AES is a full-service environmental sciences, engineering, and consulting company, specializing in soil and groundwater investigation and remediation, above- and underground storage tank removal and … Continue reading

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Join the Structural Engineers Association for their Fall Seminars

    The Structural Engineers Association of Northern California is hosting their Fall Seminars: November 12 and 19, 2014 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. PG&E Auditorium, San Francisco The SEAONC Fall Seminar will cover the state of the art practices regarding … Continue reading

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National Association of GeoScience Teachers – Conference Oct 10-12

Join world-class geologists, including Eldridge Moore, for a weekend of field trips and workshops. Only $45.00 for Students – $94 for K-12 Teachers – $104 for General Public. October 10-12, 2014 Sacramento State University Alumni Center Price includes six meals, all … Continue reading

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Napa Earthquake Info Briefing & Webcast

EERI and the Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER) will be hosting a reconnaissance briefing of preliminary observations from the South Napa Earthquake. Date: Monday, September 15, 2014 Location: Room 310, Sutardja Dai Hall (CITRIS), UC Berkeley (or join the … Continue reading

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Students! Get FREE Geochemistry Software

The following text is a press release received by the Section for distribution to our membership. – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – August 19, 2014  Geochemistry Software is Free for Students  Champaign, IL – Aqueous Solutions LLC, maker of The Geochemist’s Workbench® software … Continue reading

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EERI: Napa Quake field coordination call: Tonight 5pm

EERI hosting a conference call for planned field efforts this weekend in response to the South Napa Earthquake. Information regarding the call is available here.    

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