SEG News

Daniel G. Wood 2012 SEG Distinguished Lecturer, Daniel G. Wood, presented his talk, Crucial Challenges to Discovery and Mining: Tomorrow's Deeper Ore Bodies, at the SEG 2012 Conference in Lima, Peru. Read Dan's bio and view the full and text-only presentation.

M. Stephen Enders M. Stephen Enders, giving the SEG Presidential address at the GSA session, Role of Mineral Resources for a Healthy Society, argued for domestic production of resources in the developed world on the basis of high standards of environmental and social practices, innovation and the potential to export technology thus developed, and supply-chain disruptions from non-domestic producers of many non-fuel metals and minerals. He stressed that all geoscientists have a role to play in communicating the need for and benefit of resources for a healthy society.

Read the article.


Also read the entire Kitco News interview from March 16, 2011, Mining Industry Faces Potential Geologist Shortage, with M. Stephen Enders, President, Society of Economic Geologists.
By Debbie Carlson of Kitco News.

Societies and Associations

Professional Societies

American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIPG)

American Geosciences Institute (AGI)

Association of Applied Geochemists (AAG)

Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy (CIM)

Denver Regional Exploration Geologists (DREGS)

Geological Association of Canada (GAC)

Geological Society of America (GSA)

Geological Society of Nevada (GSN)

Geological Society of South Africa (GSSA)

Irish Association for Economic Geologists (IAEG)

International Association on the Genesis of Ore Deposits (IAGOD)

International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS)

Mineralogical Association of Canada (MAC)

Society for Geology Applied to Mineral Deposits (SGA)

The Society for Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration (SME)

Sydney Mineral Exploration Discussion Group (SMEDG)

Geological Surveys

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Natural Resources Canada (NRCan)

Geoscience Australia (GeoAus)