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Issue: 51 — San Juan Basin Tour, Research, and an Alamosaurus!

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Issue: 51 4.92 MB
The Cretaceous and Paleogene Rock Units of the San Juan Basin, pp. 2-6
Kevin Hobbs
Using a “Little” Dinosaur to Encourage STEM Pathways for Middle School Students on the Navajo Nation, pp. 7-8
Kate Zeigler and Matt Owens
Earth Briefs: Oddities & Curiosities—Concretions of the San Juan Basin, pp. 9-11
Kelsey McNamara
Rare Earth Elements and Critical Minerals in Late Cretaceous Coal and Related Strata in the San Juan and Raton Basins, New Mexico, pp. 12-14
Virginia McLemore
Filtration System Becomes Teaching Tool and Improves Water Quality, pp. 15-16
Bonnie Frey
Through the Hand Lens with Talon Newton, pp. 17-18
Talon Newton


Issue: 50 — Fieldwork

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Issue: 50 7.40 MB
What’s in Your Pack?, pp. 2-3
Kevin Hobbs
Rare Earth Element Deposits in the Gallinas Mountains, Lincoln County, New Mexico, pp. 4-5
Virginia T. McLemore, Shari Kelley, and Matthew J. Zimmerer
Fieldwork as a Tool for Assessing Groundwater Resources in the Salt Basin of New Mexico and Texas, pp. 6-7
Shari Kelley and Marissa Fichera
Geophysical Fieldwork in the Salt Basin, pp. 8
Shari Kelley
Geologic Mapping in the Little San Pascual Mountains, pp. 9-10
Daniel Koning, W. John Nelson, Scott Elrick, and Snir Attia
Westside Sacramento Mountains Watershed Restoration Project—Education and Outreach, pp. 11
Talon Newton and Cynthia Connolly
Through the Hand Lens with Dan Koning, pp. 12
Daniel Koning


Issue: 49 — Tour the New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources—Your State Geologic Survey

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Issue: 49 11.3 MB
X-ray Diffraction Lab, pp. 2-5
Kelsey McNamara and Virgil W. Lueth
Electron Microprobe Lab, pp. 6-7
Lynn Heizler
Teacher Activity: Micron Scale Examination of Porosity and Permeability Using an Electron Microprobe, pp. 8-10
Nels Iverson and Lynn Heizler
Subsurface Library, pp. 11
Luke Martin and Joseph Grigg
New Mexico Bureau of Geology Water Chemistry Analysis, pp. 12
Dustin Baca
Earth Matters: Low-Temperature Thermochronology in the Bureau of Geology Fission-Track Lab, pp. 13
Jacob O. Thacker and Shari A. Kelley
Through the Hand Lens with Matt Heizler, pp. 14
Matt Heizler