Quantcast

Latest Geomorphology Stories

2010-08-05 14:30:00

VANCOUVER, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Focus Ventures Ltd. (TSX-V: FCV.V) is pleased to announce that the Chucara project is developing well, with more high grade gold and silver assay results returned from the ongoing detailed sampling program.

06c8f500005026f75da845ac956306cb
2010-08-04 09:31:14

Permafrost warming continues throughout a wide swath of the Northern Hemisphere, according to a team of scientists assembled during the recent International Polar Year.

2010-08-03 02:38:44

When the Missouri River flooded in 1993 and 1995, it left a deep layer of sandy silt that covered thousands of acres of rich farmland.

2010-07-26 11:42:00

VANCOUVER, July 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Focus Ventures Ltd.

2010-06-16 18:08:00

TSX-V: GOM FRANKURT EXCHANGE: 3G8 VANCOUVER, June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - GOLDEN DAWN MINERALS (TSXV-GOM, FRANKFURT - 3G8) (the "Company") is launching a program to evaluate bulk mineable gold copper potential in areas of widespread mineralization identified from historical exploration on the Wild Rose property, "the property", located near Greenwood, in southern British Columbia, Canada.

22fcc25e228ded14d7d8f78a94c324961
2010-06-08 09:29:18

A series of surveys were carried out to characterize the physical and biological parameters of the Millennium Atoll lagoon during a research expedition in April of 2009.

2010-06-01 14:12:42

Sea level has not been as high as the distinctive ridges that run down the length of Florida for millions of years.

92460a6ff5fa798b43cd2ec2d53eef091
2010-05-06 09:57:58

Among the worrisome environmental effects of global warming is the thawing of Arctic permafrost---soil that normally remains at or below the freezing point for at least a two-year period and often much longer.

2010-03-31 12:02:00

TORONTO, March 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Galway Resources Ltd. (GWY: TSX-V) is pleased to announce that it has received results from 396 additional channel samples from its Reina de Oro property in Vetas, Colombia, which was acquired in late January 2010.

2010-03-24 08:00:00

VANCOUVER, March 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Argentex Mining Corporation (TSX-V: ATX, OTCBB: AGXM) is pleased to provide an update on its ongoing exploration activities in the silver-gold district of Santa Cruz, Argentina. Pinguino Drilling The focus of 2009-2010 drilling at the company's flagship Pinguino property has expanded beyond the core zone of indium-rich silver-zinc-lead mineralization to test the adjacent silver-gold veins.


Latest Geomorphology Reference Libraries

Desert greening
2013-04-25 16:10:03

Desert greening is made up of any number of methods used to revitalize deserts. So far, only arid and semi-arid desert are meant when using this expression. The icy deserts and other types are considered to be unsuitable. The different methods include landscaping methods to reduce evaporation, erosion, consolidation of topsoil, temperature, sandstorms and more, permaculture in general, planting trees, regeneration of salty, polluted, or degenerated soils, floodwater retention and...

Theodore Roosevelt National Park
2013-04-18 01:20:13

Theodore Roosevelt National Park is located in western North Dakota in the United States. The park contains 70,446 acres of land that is separated into three distinct badland areas known as the Elkhorn Ranch Unit, the South Unit, and the North Unit. Roosevelt  first visited the area in 1883, while hunting for bison, and is said to have “fallen in love” with the badlands. After investing a large sum of money into the Maltese Cross Ranch, Roosevelt had his own cabin built, which he later...

Badlands National Park
2013-03-05 09:07:20

Badlands national Park is located in the southwest region of South Dakota. It holds 242,756 acres of land, with 64,144 acres comprising a protected wilderness area. The park was designated as a national monument in 1929 and established in 1939, but attained national park status in 1978. The Stronghold Unit area of the park is managed by the National Park Service and the Oglala Lakota tribe and holds many sights including those used for Ghost Dances in the 1890’s, a bomb and gunnery range...

22_88c53d3e3f6ea92cc8e0c22906f90b30
2009-07-06 18:07:31

A drainage divide, water divide, divide, or watershed is the line that separates neighboring drainage basins. In flat country the divide may be invisible (just a notional line on the ground either side of which water starts its journey to different waterways). While, in hilly country, the divide lies along peaks and ridges. Drainage divides are important geographical, and sometimes political boundaries. Roads and railways often follow divides to minimize slopes and marshes and rivers....

More Articles (4 articles) »
Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.