Significant ISGS Achievements
On June 16, Dr. Richard C. Berg was named the new Director of the Illinois State Geological Survey (ISGS) and 13th State Geologist. He succeeds Dr. E. Donald McKay III, who retired in May 2014. [...]
Scientists at the Applied Research Laboratory of the Illinois State Geological Survey (ISGS) have recently begun a research and development [...]
ISGS researcher Tim Larson and U of I grad student Mike DeLucia joined a team of colleagues from Indiana University and Purdue University to remove a temporary seismometer array in western Kentucky as the field portion of a multi-university [...]
The Illinois State Geological Survey has continued its geologic mapping efforts in the suburban Chicago area, with the aim of producing large-scale, three-dimensional (3-D) geologic maps of glacial [...]
In April, the United States Geological Survey released a report highlighting earthquakes triggered by human activity such as wastewater disposal or hydraulic fracturing. [...]
ISGS in the News
The Institute for Sustainability, Energy, and Environment (iSEE) is proud to announce it has launched a new website to coalesce the dozens of water scholars on the University of Illinois’ Urbana-Champaign campus.
Source: Institute for Sustainability, Energy, and Environment (iSEE) - Urbana-Champaign, IL
"Homeowners, developers and city planners can at least determine where those mines are located, using maps such as that provided by the Illinois State Geological Survey athttp://www.isgs.illinois.edu/ilmines since 2010."
Source: The Southern Illinoisan - Carbondale, IL
Data from this pilot test will provide the Department, MTR, and their project partners (including Illinois State Geological Survey) with insights into the next steps required for further scale-up and field tests.
Source: EIN News
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