Part one of a video that provides a better understanding of the Earth Sciences
Part two of a video that provides a better understanding of the Earth Sciences
Geotechnical Consultants provide various services to forestry, aggregate, mining, and energy companies, providing them with geological data from the field & office with applicable recommendations and solutions to development projects. They perform terrain stability, erosion, hydrological, and avalanche assessments to evaluate the hazards and risks associated with proposed projects, and work to keep the surrounding elements at risk safe from harm.
Mineral Exploration Geologists work in the mineral exploration industry, searching for new discoveries of metals like gold, silver, copper, lead, and zinc.
Sedimentologists study sediments (eg sand, clay, silt and mud) and the processes that result in their deposition.
Seismic processors analyze seismic data of the subsurface, to isolate drilling sites for oil and gas reserves.
Stratigraphy is a study of rock layers and layering.
Hydrogeology deals with the distribution and movement of groundwater in the soil and rocks of the Earth's crust.