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Add a Short Course to your Annual Meeting registration today!
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Be sure to sign up for one or more of the Short Courses being offered at AEG's 2015 Annual Meeting!

Also, don't forget to register for the following events:
  • Special Event: The Gateway Clipper Fleet presents an unforgettable experience that truly captures the personality of a great river city — Pittsburgh. This unique Pittsburgh dining experience is aboard one of the magnificent riverboats of the Gateway Clipper Fleet. Join us for a dinner cruise and see the spectacular city skyline as the sun sets on the three rivers.
  • Annual Banquet: The well-attended event at which the Associations major awards are given.
  • Take a Student to Dinner: These tickets allow our students to attend the Annual Banquet and learn more about the association.
  • Awards Luncheon and Corporate Business Meeting: This high-profile event is attended by members to learn about what AEG has accomplished in the past year and goals for the upcoming year. Association awards are also given out.
  • Women in AEG/AWG Breakfast: This event focuses on current issues in the industry and offers an open forum for discussion and education.
  • Take a Student or Young Professional to Breakfast: These tickets allow our students and young professionals to attend the Women in AEG/AWG Breakfast and network with industry professionals.

Already registered? Send an email to request a Short Course or any additional events to be added to your registration. Otherwise, if you have not yet registered for the Annual Meeting, be sure to register today!
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AEG meeting at the Linda Hall Library
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AEG member and UMKC Professor Emeritus Dr. Richard Gentile recently provided a gallery talk of the Paleo Exhibition, presented by the Linda Hall Library, to the Kansas City-Omaha Section of the Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists. There were 25 members in attendance to learn about life in the Kansas City area as far back as 300 million years ago.

Their visit was highlighted in the Sept. 1 issue of Hedgehog Express, the library's e-news publication. Dr. Gentile also co-curated the exhibition, along with Eric Ward, vice president for public programs at Linda Hall Library.

The Linda Hall Library is a guardian of the collective intellectual heritage with regard to science, technology and engineering disciplines; a destination for advanced research and scholarship; and a center for public education in the sciences. Additionally, the library's grounds are maintained as an urban arboretum that is open to the public for education and enjoyment.

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INDUSTRY NEWS


Earthquake baseline set to inform future fracking
Newcastle University via Phys.org
Seismic activity across the U.K. has been analyzed for the first time to set a national baseline for earthquakes caused by human activity ahead of any future decisions around fracking. The study, published in the academic journal Marine and Petroleum Geology, reveals that since 1999, an average of at least three onshore earthquakes a year with local magnitude greater than or equal to 1.5 were as a result of anthropogenic activity.
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Assessing the Eagle Ford
Forbes
The Eagle Ford is located in South-Central Texas extending from the Maverick Basin, through the Central Texas Platform, across the San Marcos Arch and ending in the East Texas Basin. Overall, the Eagle Ford is about 50 miles wide and over 400 miles long extending beneath 15 counties. The Eagle Ford continues to be one of the top plays despite low oil prices.
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Tax break for earthquake retrofitting passes California Senate
Los Angeles Times
A proposed state tax credit for earthquake retrofits passed the Senate on Tuesday, clearing a major hurdle for a bill that would ease the burden of strengthening thousands of at-risk buildings across California. The proposal, which passed the state, Senate 37-1, would give property owners a 30 percent tax break on the cost of seismic retrofitting.
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Views expressed in this publication are not necessarily those officially representing the Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists except where expressly stated.


 

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