Archived News and Announcements - 2016
KGS Receives Large Gift of Fluorite Exploration Cores
New State Drilling Depth Record Reached in Lawrence County
Haneberg co-authors research paper selected as Editor's Choice in geotechnical journal
KGS Section Head Chuck Taylor authors chapter of classic hydrology book update
Kentucky Groundwater Observation Network Progressing
Earthquake Research Exchange Between China and the University of Kentucky Renewed
Study says USGS maps for central U.S. overstate earthquake hazard
KGS energy researchers lead a collaborative field trip with Chinese partners
Final edition of KGS newsletter, Kentucky Cross Section, available
Haneberg Selected as New State Geologist, Kentucky Geological Survey Director
Dr. William C. Haneberg will become Kentucky's 13th State Geologist on September 1, 2016.
Groundwater-Quality Sampling in the Berea Sandstone and Rogersville Oil and Gas Play Areas
KGS Open House Set for Oct. 12, 2016
View rock samples under a microscope • Demonstration of new scanning electron microscope • Outdoor volcano demonstration (weather permitting) • Fossils • Dinosaur bones • Meteorite collection • Stream table (demonstration of water streams) • AND MORE!
KGS Annual Seminar Examines Energy Issues
KGS annual seminar, Navigating the New Energy Landscape, May 13, 2016.
Overfield Collaborates with UK College of Nursing on Radon Awareness Campaign
To better understand the potential risk of radon exposure in Kentucky, Bethany Overfield of the Geologic Mapping Section has partnered with the Clean Indoor Air Partnership at UK's College of Nursing
Conversion of Older-Format Oil and Gas Records Makes Access Easier
The Pipes Are Calling at Jacobson Park
Groundwater data become music