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Biennial report of the Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology, 2014-2015
Biennial report of the Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology, 2014-2015


 
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Title: Biennial report of the Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology, 2014–2015

Author: James E. Faulds
Year: 2016
Series: Open-File Report 2016-08
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Format: 45 pages, 8.5 x 11, color
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The Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology (NBMG) stimulates economic diversification and development in the state, saves lives, and protects property from natural disasters. NBMG is the statewide research and public service unit of the University of Nevada, Reno that serves as the state geological survey. NBMG's mission, to provide the state's needs for geological and energy- and mineral-resource information and research, is defined in its enabling legislation. Established by the Nevada Legislature as a department within the public service division of the Nevada System of Higher Education, NBMG is part of the Mackay School of Earth Sciences and Engineering within the College of Science and one of the Statewide Programs at the University of Nevada, Reno. NBMG scientists conduct research and publish reports that focus on the economic development, public safety, and quality of life in urban and rural areas of Nevada.

  • URBAN GROWTH - NATURAL HAZARDS AND ECONOMIC STABILITY
  • MINERAL, ENERGY, AND WATER RESOURCES VITAL TO ECONOMIC EXPANSION
  • ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERNS
  • SCIENCE TO UNDERPIN THE APPLICATIONS
  • EARTH SCIENCE EDUCATION AND OUTREACH TO THE PUBLIC
This report provides details on the activities of NBMG scientists and support staff during the past two years. As indicated in the lists of publications, research grants, and other professional activity, NBMG has been highly productive and valuable to the State of Nevada. In accordance with Nevada Revised Statute 514.070, which calls for a biennial report on NBMG activities, it is my pleasure to transmit this report on behalf of the NBMG staff.
--James E. Faulds, NBMG Director and State Geologist

This report was prepared for the Board of Regents of the Nevada System of Higher Education.

Biennial reports from previous years include the following: Open-File Reports 2000-01, 2002-03, 2004-02, 2006-20, and 2008-06, 2010-14, 2012-10, and 2014-02. These reports are available here.

Suggested citation:
Faulds, J.E., 2016, Biennial report of the Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology, 2014–2015: Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Open-File Report 16-8, 45 p.

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