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AEG Carolinas 2019 Summer Field Trip

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Geology/Geohydrology, Geologic Processes,and Natural Communities: Smith Island Complex Hosted by: AEG Carolinas Chapter, UNC-Wilmington and the Bald Head Island Conservancy Date: Saturday, June 15, 2019 (families welcome!) Summary of field trip: The field trip will be led by Professors Roger Shew and Peter Zamora with the University of North Carolina at Wilmington as well as […]

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Transportation Research Board Workshop – July 14-16

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Sustainable Resource Conservation and Recovery in Transportation This year’s workshop will be held in Washington, D.C., July 14-16, 2019, hosted by the Transportation Research Board, with the theme of “Sustainable Resource Conservation and Recovery in Transportation”. This annual event is focused on resource conservation and recovery issues affecting transportation and associated infrastructure, including but not […]

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Carolina Geological Society Field Trip & Annual Meeting

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The Carolina Geological Society will host its Field Trip & Annual Meeting from Oct. 4-6, 2019 in Greenville, South Carolina. The topic is Sliding and Pushing to the South: Gravitational collapse of the Paleozoic thrust stack and later hinterland-directed Alleghanian back thrusting, Inner Piedmont, South Carolina & North Carolina. Trip leaders are Jack Garihan, Scott […]

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Availability of Technical Guidance for Risk-Based Environmental Remediation of Sites

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Session Law 2105-286 expanded the availability of risk-based environmental cleanup to virtually all regulated sites (excluding those subject to remediation under the Coal Ash Management Act of 2014 and the requirements of animal waste management systems). Guidance on the administrative requirements for pursuing risk-based remediation under the amended statutes (G.S. 130A 310.68 through 310.77) was […]

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AGI & Partners Publish Policy Recommendations for New Administration

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The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) has signed a new consensus document, Geoscience Policy Recommendations for the New Administration and the 115th Congress. The document outlines strategies for achieving shared national interests in which geoscience plays a key role, offering recommendations around five high-level thematic areas: Enhancing National and Homeland Security Increasing Economic Prosperity Securing Resources […]