In Of Rock and Rivers, Ellen Wohl, a geomorphologist, reads the story behind the Western landscape.
by Valerie Rapp,
Nov 22, 2009
The Colorado Plateau II is a
kaleidoscopic anthology of scientists’ thoughts on the
history, biology and geology of the vast Colorado Plateau
Feb 06, 2006
Science writer Yvonne Baskin’s new book, Under
Ground, takes an intriguing look at the planet’s soils and
sediments and their strange inhabitants
Feb 20, 2006
Exploring High Mountain Lakes in the
Rockies by biologist Fred W. Rabe takes a detailed look
at mountain lakes, describing their formation, geology and aquatic
plants and animals
Mar 06, 2006
Brian Sherrod, a government paleoseismologist, believes cities and infrastructure in eastern Washington may be far more earthquake-prone than previously realized.
by Bill Lascher,
Oct 25, 2011
The author leaves no trace -- but sometimes leaves with a trace of local geology in his pocket.
by Brendan Leonard,
Oct 06, 2011
A BLM report issued in late 2006 appears to show that less
land is available for energy exploration now than in 2003, but a
closer look shows that appearances are deceiving.
by Michelle Blank,
Feb 05, 2007
In Home Ground: Language for an American Landscape, edited
by Barry Lopez and Debra Gwartney, 45 diverse writers define
unusual geographical terms used across the country.
by Eliza Murphy,
Mar 05, 2007
An emotionally wounded writer is cheered by a visit to
Mount St. Helens, even though heavy clouds obscured the
by Rebecca Clarren,
Nov 22, 2004
Montana paleoecologist Cathy Whitlock studies the recent
geological past and looks for clues to the future of the
by Melynda Coble,
May 30, 2005