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Research at Bokan sheds light on rare earth formations

...Earth's crust splits apart and magma wells up from below. This magma then cools to form a distinctive type of granite.USGS geologist Susan Karl mapped the structures in the Bokan Mountain granite and the rocks that the granite intruded. Her studies...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-07-05/research-bokan-sheds-light-rare-earth-f
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Oil survey: Four billion more barrels on N. Slope

...using current technology. The agency has not estimated how much could be produced profitably, said Ken Bird, a USGS geologist who co-managed the project. The central North Slope lies between the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska and the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051305/sta_20050513023.shtml
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Alaska quake may give insight into next big Calif. temblor

...field and spent 20-hour days recording crucial measurements before fine detail disappeared. Peter Haeussler, a USGS geologist from Anchorage, was part of a crew of 11. "The phrase that still goes through my head, it really felt like a ticking...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110303/sta_quake.shtml
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Study touts Yukon Flats gas

...so it can improve the economics of drilling for oil and gas. "This is a gassy province," said Rick Stanley, a USGS geologist in Menlo Park, Calif., who worked on the study. "This is potentially, but not assuredly, another Cook Inlet...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122204/sta_20041222008.shtml
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Outdoor Digest

...tori@pnwsalmoncenter.org. Grybeck hosts slide show on Alaska geological survey JUNEAU - Donald Grybeck, retired USGS geologist will host a slide presentation on the U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska from 1896-1926 at 7 p.m. Tuesday at...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031807/out_20070318005.shtml
Outdoors
The burning question: Will Redoubt erupt?

...erupting. "There is very good evidence now that we have new magma involved in this process," said Tina Neal, a USGS geologist with the observatory. "Unfortunately, we just don't know enough yet to know exactly where this magma is and whether...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020409/sta_384639463.shtml
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