Why is Nevada Geology so Exciting?

At the recent Geological Society of Nevada 2010 Symposium, NBMG Director and State Geologist, Jonathan Price, presented four main reasons that make geology in Nevada exciting: 1. the rocks and the resources in them,2. the hazards,3. the environmen…

At the recent Geological Society of Nevada 2010 Symposium, NBMG Director and State Geologist, Jonathan Price, presented four main reasons that make geology in Nevada exciting:

1. the rocks and the resources in them,
2. the hazards,
3. the environmental issues,
4. and the geos.

To learn more about each of these reasons or to download a copy of the presentation, see the archived copy of the slides available on our website. 

To learn more about Nevada geology, visit our website at http://www.nbmg.unr.edu.