geologic province


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geologic province

[¦jē·ə¦läj·ik ′präv·əns]
(geology)
An area in which geologic history has been the same.
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The Company is very pleased with its new acquisition of graphite properties, all located within the prospective Central Metasedimentary Belt of the Grenville Geologic Province known for its numerous occurrences of graphite prospects and past producing mines.
Although exploration is at an early stage, Mafula believes that the area is prospective for smaller recoverable oil pools similar in style to the rift basins of the Basin and Range Geologic Province of Nevada.
The geologic province roughly covers the Four Corners area where Utah, Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona come together.
Piceance Energy, LLC was formed and capitalized in August of 2012 when the Company and Laramie Energy II, LLC contributed their respective oil and natural gas assets, surface real estate, and other related assets located in the Piceance Basin geologic province of Colorado to the joint venture entity.
Caribou or the Company ) (CB8 FRANKFURT) is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of three Quebec graphite properties namely TAC, Lac Vert and Buckingham, all situated in southwestern Quebec in the Central Metasedimentary Belt of the Grenville Geologic Province.
Nevada's Basin and Range geologic province may have stood tall and then lost elevation (151: 366*).
Vanterra is targeting oil in the Sacramento Valley Neogene Sub-Basin of Arizona which lies within what is known as the Basin and Range Geologic Province which loosely runs north to south from northern Nevada to southern Arizona and east to west from Utah to California.
The other half of the missing plate motion has disappeared in the Basin and Range geologic province east of the San Andreas, the geologists say.
The approximate 9,000 net acres are in 442 separate tracts and were leased to a major independent oil and gas producer that represented they have acquired more than 200,000 net acres to date in the developing Fayetteville shale gas play within the Arkoma Basin geologic province.
The latest blow to the textbook account comes from an analysis of fossil leaves in Nevada's Basin and Range geologic province, which separates the Sierra Nevada from the Rocky Mountains and the Colorado Plateau.
The Vulcan resource portfolio includes large sites in the Basin and Range geologic province of Nevada like those producing 500 MW of power in eastern California and Nevada and in the Cascade Range volcanics of California and Oregon with temperatures to 600A F.
Then, using zip codes, they plotted the measurements by geologic province to show the level of radon risk, Mose says.