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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2005.250.01.03
EISBN: 9781862394988
... development and attainment of the millennium development goals. This is, however, conditional upon adequate governance and social and environmental safeguards being in place. The heterogeneity of the mining sector is considered and concern is expressed for the undermanagement of the growing, albeit not new...
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Journal Article
Journal: Elements
Published: 01 June 2011
Elements (2011) 7 (3): 163-168.
...Richard B. Johnston; Michael Berg; C. Annette Johnson; Elizabeth Tilley; Janet G. Hering Abstract Safe drinking water and basic sanitation are key elements of the Millennium Development Goals, a United Nations initiative. The microbial quality of drinking water is inherently linked to sanitation...
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Journal Article
Journal: Geophysics
Published: 03 June 2011
Geophysics (2011) 76 (4): W31-W50.
... into a 3D inversion. The second technique is to invert the amplitude of the magnetic anomaly vector, which depends only weakly on magnetization direction. Many developments in airborne EM (AEM) methods occurred during the first decade of the present millennium. Several of those developments were...
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Journal: Geophysics
Published: 07 September 2012
Geophysics (2012) 77 (5): WC203-WC212.
... and Roy, 2006 ). The structure and associated alteration reduces rock quality, raising geotechnical concerns of ground failure and water inflow during development and mining. Figure 2. Schematic cross section of geology through the Millennium deposit displaying the main lithological units discussed...
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Series: Society of Exploration Geophysicists
Published: 01 January 2010
EISBN: 9781560802174
... quickly learn and develop these competencies will be in a better position to compete for the most attractive job opportunities. This paper analyzes the workplace expectations for petroleum professionals and proposes the competency ingredients for career success in the new millennium In March 1998...
Journal Article
Published: 01 January 2000
Seismological Research Letters (2000) 71 (1): 87.
... about earthquakes and about the Earth itself. Even the surprisingly elusive goal of earthquake prediction may come into sight if future developments in seismological research match past results. The new century and the new millennium promise to be a time of incredible globalization, something...
Journal Article
Journal: The Leading Edge
Published: 01 December 2000
The Leading Edge (2000) 19 (12): 1303-1305.
... fiscal discipline and success by making it our number one goal, then: There will be a prosperous seismic contracting business in the future. We will continue to invest in HSE, people, and R&D and to develop creative new business models. Our industry will become an information- and solutions...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2005.250.01.18
EISBN: 9781862394988
... of the world. In response, government leaders have committed to the Millennium Development Goals (UNDP 2000 ), which include eradicating extreme poverty and ensuring environmental sustainability by 2015. Both the developed and developing nations will need to act if these goals are to be met. Developed nations...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2011
DOI: 10.1144/SP352.2
EISBN: 9781862396005
... Abstract Intensive agricultural development of the forest zone of the East European Plain started in the second part of the first millennium AD. Although the majority of the mediaeval population were peasants, archaeological study of ancient rural settlements is much less developed than...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 August 2012
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (2012) 102 (4): 1600-1617.
... of the communities that resided there, a fact borne out by historical accounts. The goal of this revision is to prompt thinking about earthquakes missing from the hazard estimates as well as on return periods for destructive earthquakes in the area. It presents a critical collation of data previously scattered among...
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Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.1306/SP708C23
EISBN: 9781629810683
... of the next millennium. Or is it? Abstract The development of Algerian oil and gas is an illustration of the general trend of the 1960s, when newly independent nations sought to exercise their sovereignty over their natural resources. Each in its own way tried to penetrate and master...
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Journal Article
Published: 18 April 2019
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences (2019) 56 (5): 525-543.
... (Highland Valley, British Columbia), and a uranium site (Millennium – McArthur River, Saskatchewan). After initially computing unconstrained inversions, constrained inversions were developed using physical property measurements, which directly link geophysics to geology, and lithological boundaries...
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Journal Article
Journal: Interpretation
Published: 15 November 2017
Interpretation (2017) 6 (1): SB23-SB35.
... and geothermal reserves were known. Deep seismic profiles (Pannonian Geotraverse transects) were shot according to the standards of hydrocarbon exploration data acquisition parameters to get information from the deep crust and the upper mantle. At the turn of the millennium, the international CELEBRATION 2000...
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Allen W. Hatheway
Series: GSA Reviews in Engineering Geology
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.1130/REG14-p1
EISBN: 9780813758145
... and peace among nations. The new millennium opens to a generational gap in which the young cannot sense that real dictators are far worse than cinema villains. Today’s youth breathes the fresh air purchased by the toil of their oppressed predecessors. Citizens suffer a declining interest in maintenance...
Journal Article
Published: 01 March 2016
South African Journal of Geology (2016) 119 (1): 39-46.
... the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) of reducing the proportion of the population without access to safe drinking water sources by half in 2015 ( UNICEF and WHO, 2011 ). The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), as part of a new agenda to complete the aims of the MDGs, aims to ensure availability...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2002.205.01.01
EISBN: 9781862394537
... calcium sulphate based mortars which will form the basis to develop mortars for restoration purposes. His focus is on the improvement of the water resistance of calcium sulphate based restoration mortars. The increase of water resistance can be achieved by chemical additives or hydraulic and/or latent...
Journal Article
Published: 01 August 2013
Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America (2013) 103 (4): 2386-2403.
... the most recent event ( MRE ), 1610±52 yr CE (1 σ ) and a two‐event interval (18 BCE–238 CE) isolated by a millennium of low deposition. Using OxCal to model the timing of the four‐event earthquake sequence from radiocarbon data and the LR MRE yields a mean recurrence interval (RI or μ ) of 199±82 yr (1 σ...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1144/SP344.19
EISBN: 9781862395923
... a; it is suggested that these proxies might also work on longer timescales. A simple box model is presented describing the use of the sediment record for the interpretation of climate variability on a regional scale and at a longer timescale on a millennium scale. It is predicted that this model can be transferred...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2006.257.01.04
EISBN: 9781862395053
..., plain household. Within the framework of Matson’s concept of Ceramic Ecology ( Matson 1965 ; Kolb 1989 ), the emphasis here will be on research strategies, the relation between goals and methods, and on the sampling techniques of such studies. The ideal development should be the shift from...
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Journal Article
Published: 01 March 2015
South African Journal of Geology (2015) 118 (1): 5-16.
... in groundwater resource assessments as well as quantifying the risks associated with land-based activities on known and unknown aquifer systems. The integration of groundwater hydrology with other disciplines will be key in meeting the sustainable development goals and in mitigating climate change...
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