Nevada Geology Calendar 2017

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If you still want to order a calendar before the New Year, be sure to do so by December 20!
Click here to view/order the calendar: http://pubs.nbmg.unr.edu/Nevada-geology-calendar-2017-p/cal2017.htm

Free campus delivery: For those on the University of Nevada, Reno campus who would like free delivery, you may select “Pick up” on the shopping cart so you will not be charged for shipping and then under “instructions” type “UNR campus mail delivery.” Please be sure to give us your campus mail stop and department name.

Quantity discount: If you buy 10 or more calendars per order, you will receive a 20% discount.

Nevada Geology Calendar 2017 Photo Contest—deadline May 31, 2016

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WANTED: Photos for the 2017 calendar showing Nevada geology at its best!

Here are the details for the 2017 calendar contest:
http://www.nbmg.unr.edu/_docs/2017_Calendar_photo_contest.pdf

  • Deadline for entries is May 31, 2016.
  • Photos need to be taken in Nevada. A location description and/or GPS coordinates should accompany submissions along with description.
  • High-quality, high-resolution photo files of at least 300 dpi are required for quality printing.
  • You may enter as many photos as you wish.
  • Email submissions to Jack Hursh (jhursh@unr.edu).
  • NBMG Cartographers will make the final decision on the winning photos.
  • Prizes will be awarded for first-, second-, and third-place winners.

Photo Contest Details for 2017 Calendar—deadline May 31, 2016

Mt_Rose_Hinz_8_south_face_Mt_RoseRGBCalling all photographers! NBMG is already accepting photographs for the Nevada Geology Calendar 2017.  If you have photographs of interesting geologic features or landscapes from your fieldwork or travels that you would like to submit for next year’s calendar, please email Jack Hursh at NBMG.

Here are the details for this contest for the 2017 calendar:

  • Deadline for entries is May 31, 2016.
  • Photos need to be taken in Nevada. A location description and/or GPS coordinates should accompany submissions along with description.
  • High-quality, high-resolution photo files of at least 300 dpi are required for quality printing.
  • E-mail submissions to Jack Hursh (jhursh@unr.edu).
  • NBMG cartographers will make the final decision on the winning photos.
  • Prizes will be awarded for first-, second-, third-, and fourth-place winners.

Photo Contest Winners for 2016 Calendar

Winning_photo_banner_cropCongratulations to the winners of the Nevada Geology Calendar 2016 photo contest!
You can view thumbnails of the winning photos here.

First Prize
Chip Carroon – Esmeralda Badlands, Monte Cristo Range, Esmeralda County (February main photo)

Second Prize
Jeff Lock – Granodiorite porphyry, Peavine Mountain, Washoe County (March second mini photo)

Third Prize
Cheryll Glotfelty – Pyroclastic-fall tuffs near Hiko, Lincoln County (September main photo)

Fourth Prize
Jeremy Vlcan – Spring Valley State Park volcanic tuff, Lincoln County (December main photo)

Thank you all for your wonderful photo contributions! Winners received a copy of the calendar and a beautiful Nevada-shaped piece of gypsum cut by Jon Price.