Significant ISGS Achievements
The Illinois State Geological Survey (ISGS), a division of the Prairie Research Institute at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, is forming a new exhibit gallery devoted to Illinois geo [...]
“When it comes to harnessing America’s vast geothermal energy resources, knowing where to look is half the battle,” writes Arlene Anderson, Technology Development Manager [...]
Joan Crockett, Associate Petroleum Geologist at the Illinois State Geological Survey (ISGS), was recognized April 9 with a 2014 Campus Award for Excellence in Public Engagement (CAEPE), presented b [...]
The Chancellor’s Academic Professional Excellence (CAPE) Award program, now in its 26th year, honors the accomplishments and contributions of academic professionals, who perform a range of vital fu [...]
ISGS In the News
State agencies utilize ILMINES to aid in mine subsidence reports.
Source: Journal Standard, Freeport, IL
The U.S. Department of Energy has announced 32 new and continuing multiyear, multimillion-dollar Energy Frontier Research Centers (EFRCs). Among them, the new “Center for Geologic Storage of CO2”.
Source: Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, University of Illinois
Richard Berg, Interim Director of the Illinois State Geological Survey, gives his input on what makes Illinois so flat.
Source: Chicago Tribune, Chicago, IL
Updated maps show a previously undiscovered area of underground coal mines in a mixed residential and commercial area of Springfield.
Source: The State-Journal Register, Springfield, IL
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