field geology

field geology

[′fēld jē‚äl·ə·jē]
(geology)
The study of rocks and rock materials in their environment and in their natural relations to one another.
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The insights and promising outcome of the study demonstrate the value that CGGs broad geoscience expertise combined with the integration of field geology, laboratory analyses and seismic interpretation can bring for high-grading frontier regions for future oil exploration.
Modern field geology makes use of the USGS photo-revised topographic maps, Google overlays, and satellite imagery.
Eric Gross works for Southwestern as a field geology manager and is a graduate of the UA.
Field geology education; historical perspectives and modern approaches.
A field geology lab that can handle long cores taken from Lake Champlain.
A prospecting and field geology effort has also located new sulfide mineralization about 4 km east of Orenada, expanding the known mineralization within the porphyry gold-copper system underlying the western half of the Companys property.