Archive | July 2010

New at NBMG: Special Publication 27, Living with Earthquakes in Nevada

A Nevadan’s guide to preparing for, surviving, and recovering from an earthquake (3d ed., 2010), by Craig M. dePolo, Lucy K. Jones, Diane M. dePolo, and Susan Tingley




$7.00 or free on the Web at



New NBMG Website and Shopping Cart Coming Soon!



View the developing new NBMG website at

More details on the start date will be coming soon. Please send any comments that you may have about the new website to We appreciate your feedback! 

Figures from Geologic Terrane Map of Nevada—Plate 2 Available for Download

Open-File Report 10-4 (previously announced)
Paleozoic and Mesozoic tectonic domains by A. Elizabeth Jones Crafford  

JPEG files for the figures on plate 2 are now available at

NBMG Assistant Professor Candidate Talk Wednesday July 7, 2010

Wed. July 7, 2010 at 10:30 a.m.

in Room 401, Scrugham Engineering-Mines Building, University of Nevada, Reno


Corné Kreemer


 Candidate for Assistant Research Professor with NBMG-UNR from Nevada Geodetic Laboratory with the Nevada Bureau of Mines & Geology

“Understanding Active Deformation in the Great Basin: Use of GPS, Seismicity, Faulting and Other Indicators”