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I have over 15 years of professional experience in the environmental geology field. I am well versed in general geology types of questions and answers. In addition I have a keen understanding of physical stratigraphy (especially in the Valley and Ridge of Central PA) and cycles.

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Eight years of education, fifteen years of professional experience. Have worked or studied in ME, PA, TX, KY, IN, TN, OH, WA and Scotland.


Geological Society of America
American Association of Petroleum Geologists
Properties Magazine
Cleveland Bar Association
Cleveland Engineering Society


BA Geology/Math, University of Maine at Farmington
MA Geology - Physical Stratigraphy, Temple University
Post Grad Studies Geology - Texas A&M University

Awards and Honors

Distinguished graduate teaching award, Temple University

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2017-01-31 powers in rocks:

Watches, radios and computers all rely on silica, either in the pure form, as quartz or in some compound.  I am not a material scientist or a mineralogist so I don't know exactly how that works. I believe

2016-06-27 geology:

Good morning    Sorry for the delayed response.    I think there are probably opportunities anywhere in the world for you as a geologist.  Oftentimes a graduate degree (Masters or Doctorate) might be helpful

2016-04-28 Radiometric dating of a rock:

Ron    Is this a rock that you picked up from the river bed or collected from an outcrop?  If it is from an outcrop, nearly an geologist experienced in that area will be able to give you a pretty good

2016-04-09 Fayoum/Egypt:

I believe what you have is some sort of remnant of an evaporite deposit.  As the sun baked a shallow area where water laden with minerals was lurking not far beneath the surface, the sun would draw that

2016-03-17 research work:

Good afternoon.    Sorry for the delay in responding.  See some answers below:     How can I make my thesis good that it can give good impression on teachers.       You need to make sure you completely


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