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Geosciences gold - UD's David Wunsch selected for American Geosciences Award

UD's David R. Wunsch has been selected to receive the American Geosciences Institute's 2014 Outstanding Contribution to the Understanding of Geoscience award.

The University of Delaware’s David R. Wunsch has been selected to receive the American Geosciences Institute’s 2014 Outstanding Contribution to the Understanding of Geoscience award.

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Celebrate National Fossil Day on October, 15 2014

Belmenoidea americana (belemnite) - Delaware's state fossil, approx 71 to 73 million years old, typically found in the C&D Canal area.

Did you know that Wednesday, October 15 is National Fossil Day? As part of the American Geological Institute's "Earth Science Week", the National Park Service has established "National Fossil Day" to promote public awareness and stewardship of fossils, as well as to foster a greater appreciation of their scientific and educational values.

Geologic Map Day: Celebrate on October 18!

Celebrate the second annual Geologic Map Day! On October 18, as a part of the Earth Science Week 2013 activities, join leading geoscience organizations in promoting awareness of the importance of geologic mapping to society. Earth Science Week 2013 will be celebrated October 13-19.

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Celebrating Earth Science - Delaware Geological Survey supplies educational materials to teachers for Earth Science Week

Delaware Geological Survey’s David Wunsch helps prepare for Earth Science Week by distributing educational kits at Coast Day on Oct. 7.

Delaware Geological Survey recently distributed Earth Science Week teacher kits at Coast Day.

Celebrate Geologic Map Day 2012!

DGS Geologic Map 16

Friday, October 19th has been designated Geologic Map Day 2012. As an extension of the National Cooperative Geologic Mapping Program of USGS, Geologic Map Day focuses the attention of students, teachers, and the general public on the study, uses, and significance of geologic maps for education, science, business, and a variety of public policy concerns.

Earth Science Week 2012 - held October 14-20

“Discovering Careers in the Earth Sciences”

Take part in Earth Science Week 2012! Held October 14-20, ESW 2012 encourages people everywhere to explore the natural world and learn about the geosciences. “Discovering Careers in the Earth Sciences,” the theme of ESW 2012, engages young people and the public in learning how geoscientists gather and interpret data about the Earth and other planets.

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