Significant ISGS Achievements
Renowned geomorphologist Dr. Jorge Rabassa, Director of the Centro Austral de Investigaciones Científicas (CADIC) at Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego, Argentina, will be presenting a lecture at the Prairie Research Institute [...]
Coal-fired power plants are facing stringent regulations intended to reduce the emissions of mercury, acid gases (such as hydrogen chloride and sulfur oxides) [...]
The Illinois State Geological Survey, Prairie Research Institute and the Departments of Geology and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), cordially welcome Dr. Jorge Rabassa [...]
This year marks the 50th Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America’s North-Central Section, to be held April 1 [...]
From treetops to rivers to the bedrock below, the critical zone is a focus of study by scientists in the U.S. [...]
ISGS in the News
Officials say west Danville sinkhole above mine shaft: An 8 feet by 10 feet sinkhole is "not a mine shaft but is pit subsidence resulting from an underlying mine", according to IDNR.
Source: Commercial-News - Danville, IL
Using a grant from the National Energy Technology Laboratory of the U.S. Department of Energy, ISGS intends to develop brine extraction and treatment technologies that will facilitate the commercialization of geologic carbon dioxide storage.
Source: Herald & Review - Decatur, IL
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