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Celebrate Geologic Map Day on October 18!https://maps.conservation.ca.gov/geology/, Link to DOC Maps: California Geologyhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=392019-10-01T07:00:00Z
State Mining and Geology Board Package #4 (b), Reclamation Plan Appealshttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Pages/Rulemaking/index.aspx, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Pages/Rulemaking/index.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=92019-06-10T20:00:00Z
State Mining and Geology Board Package #8, Financial Assurance Forfeiturehttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Pages/Rulemaking/index.aspx, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Pages/Rulemaking/index.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=102019-06-10T20:00:00Z
Job Posting: Sr. Engineering Geologist (Supervisor), Geological Surveyhttps://jobs.ca.gov/CalHrPublic/Jobs/JobPosting.aspx?JobControlId=159211, Link to job posting at CalCareershttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=472019-06-05T16:00:00Z
Special Report 245: Concrete Aggregate Resources in the Greater Sacramento Areahttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/official-releases, To the Official Releases page!https://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=462019-06-03T21:00:00Z
State Mining and Geology Board Rulemaking Package #3 - Inspectionshttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Pages/Rulemaking/Package-3.aspx, Rulemaking Package https://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=112019-05-31T21:00:00Z
Regional Forest and Fire Capacity Program Funding Awardshttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/dlrp/grant-programs/Pages/Regional-Forest-and-Fire-Capacity-Program.aspx, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/dlrp/grant-programs/Pages/Regional-Forest-and-Fire-Capacity-Program.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/dlrp/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=22019-05-29T00:00:00Z
Aliso Canyon Root Cause Analysis Releasedhttps://www.cpuc.ca.gov/aliso/, https://www.cpuc.ca.gov/aliso/https://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1142019-05-17T18:35:00Z
Cal State Fullerton Names CGS Scientist '2019 Geology Alumna of the Year'https://calconservation.blog/2019/05/16/cal-state-fullerton-names-cgs-scientist-2019-geology-alumna-of-the-year/, https://calconservation.blog/2019/05/16/cal-state-fullerton-names-cgs-scientist-2019-geology-alumna-of-the-year/https://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1162019-05-16T15:00:00Z
California’s Non-Fuel Mineral Production in 2017https://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/minerals/mineral-production, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/minerals/mineral-productionhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1132019-05-09T16:00:00Z
June 20: Public Comment Deadline for Cat Canyon Aquifer Exemptionhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/dog/Pages/Aquifer-Exemptions-Status.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1122019-05-06T23:00:00Z
Anniversary of the 1906 Great San Francisco Earthquake and Firehttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/Documents/SP_125-excerpt-SF-earthquake-and-fire-of-1906.pdf, Special Publication 125 [EXCERPT]: The Centennial of the Great San Francisco Earthquake and Fire of 1906https://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=442019-04-18T07:00:00Z
AllenCo Oil Production Facility Updatehttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/dog/Pages/AllenCo.aspx, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/dog/Pages/AllenCo.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/dog/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=122019-04-11T23:00:00Z
​​​​Rulemaking ​Package #4 (a), Financial Assurance Cost Estimate (FACE) Appealshttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Pages/Rulemaking/Package-4 (a).aspx, http://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Pages/Rulemaking/Package-4 (a).aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=32019-04-10T20:00:00Z
​​​​​​Rulemaking ​Package #3 - Inspections, Inspection Report Form, and NOCIhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Pages/Rulemaking/Package-3.aspx, http://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Pages/Rulemaking/Package-3.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=52019-04-10T20:00:00Z
DOW R.G.C. 10 ("Marina del Rey") Well Remediation Updateshttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/dog/Pages/DOW-RGC10-well.aspx, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/dog/Pages/DOW-RGC10-well.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/dog/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=102019-04-10T19:00:00Z
Seismic Hazard Zone Maps for Bay Area counties become officialhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/official-releases, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/official-releaseshttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1112019-04-04T18:30:00Z
Can your boat outrun a Tsunami? Can you surf a Tsunami?https://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/tsunami/education, CGS Tsunami Education pagehttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=432019-03-26T07:00:00Z
Tsunami Preparedness Week, March 25-29, 2019https://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/tsunami, CGS Tsunami pagehttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=412019-03-25T07:00:00Z
Nearly $2 Million in Grants Issued to Protect and Restore State Forestshttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Pages/News/State-Issues-Nearly-$2-Million-in-Grants--to-Build-Local-Capacity-to-Protect-and-Restore-State-Forests.aspx, https://authoring.consrv.ca.gov/index/Pages/News/State-Issues-Nearly-$2-Million-in-Grants--to-Build-Local-Capacity-to-Protect-and-Restore-State-Forests.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1102019-03-21T21:00:00Z
New Regulations for Idle Oil and Gas Wells to Safeguard Public, Environmenthttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Pages/News/State-Issues-New-Regulations-for-Idle-Oil-and-Gas-Wells-to-Safeguard-Public-and-Environment.aspx, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Pages/News/State-Issues-New-Regulations-for-Idle-Oil-and-Gas-Wells-to-Safeguard-Public-and-Environment.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1092019-03-21T18:00:00Z
Anniversary of the 1933 Long Beach Earthquakehttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/Pages/Earthquakes/LongBeach.aspx, /cgs/Pages/Earthquakes/LongBeach.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=312019-03-09T08:05:00Z
Improving California Watershedshttps://sierrainstitute.us/watershed-program-study-officially-released-by-the-california-department-of-conservation/, https://sierrainstitute.us/watershed-program-study-officially-released-by-the-california-department-of-conservation/https://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1082019-03-01T21:00:00Z
California's Exposure to Volcanic Hazardshttps://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/sir20185159?fbclid=IwAR0J1tzi3-e3pZtTkmJOCUu52m9hBdTf-FtJSpwlIUupBvG3ooiuCqaOBAw, https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/sir20185159?fbclid=IwAR0J1tzi3-e3pZtTkmJOCUu52m9hBdTf-FtJSpwlIUupBvG3ooiuCqaOBAwhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1072019-02-27T00:00:00Z
Santa Clara County Makes Ag Land Conservation a Priorityhttps://calconservation.blog/2019/02/22/santa-clara-county-makes-ag-conservation-a-priority/, https://calconservation.blog/2019/02/22/santa-clara-county-makes-ag-conservation-a-priority/https://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1062019-02-22T18:00:00Z
Notes from the Field: There's Nothing Like a Picture https://calconservation.blog/2019/02/21/theres-nothing-like-a-picture/, https://calconservation.blog/2019/02/21/theres-nothing-like-a-picture/https://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1052019-02-21T20:00:00Z
DOGGR Southern District Office Address Changehttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/dog/Pages/doggr_contacts.aspx, DOGGR Southern District Office new addresshttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/dog/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=112019-02-19T21:00:00Z
Celebrating Women in Science Dayhttps://calconservation.blog/2019/02/11/docs-women-in-science-making-a-difference/, https://calconservation.blog/2019/02/11/docs-women-in-science-making-a-difference/https://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1042019-02-12T01:00:00Z
New Underground Injection Control Regulations Approvedhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/dog/general_information/Pages/UndergroundinjectionControl(UIC).aspx, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/dog/general_information/Pages/UndergroundinjectionControl(UIC).aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1032019-02-11T21:00:00Z
DOGGR Revises CEQA Operator Checklistftp://ftp.consrv.ca.gov/pub/oil/CEQA/Oil%26Gas/ceqa-operator-checklist.pdf, ftp://ftp.consrv.ca.gov/pub/oil/CEQA/Oil%26Gas/ceqa-operator-checklist.pdfhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/dog/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=92019-01-23T00:00:00Z
California State Geologist Position Vacancyhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Pages/state-geologist-position.aspx, California State Geologist Position Vacancyhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=402019-01-17T20:00:00Z
DOC Team Receives Prestigious CAL FIRE Awardhttps://calconservationblog.wordpress.com/2019/01/17/cal-fire-awards-cross-divisional-team-for-work-on-thomas-fire/, https://calconservationblog.wordpress.com/2019/01/17/cal-fire-awards-cross-divisional-team-for-work-on-thomas-fire/https://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1022019-01-17T19:00:00Z
Anniversary of the 1994 Northridge Earthquakehttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/Pages/Earthquakes/Northridge_Anniversary.aspx, /cgs/Pages/Earthquakes/Northridge_Anniversary.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=42019-01-17T08:00:00Z
Calling all educators! We want to hear from you. https://www.conservation.ca.gov/educators, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/educatorshttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1012019-01-17T01:00:00Z
Scientists on the Front Linehttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Pages/Fact-sheets/Post-Fire-Debris-Flow-Facts.aspx, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Pages/Fact-sheets/Post-Fire-Debris-Flow-Facts.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=912019-01-16T20:00:00Z
Funding Available for Ag Land Conservationhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Pages/News/Funding-Available-for-Ag-Land-Conservation.aspx, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Pages/News/Funding-Available-for-Ag-Land-Conservation.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=1002019-01-10T18:00:00Z
List of Mine Operators Who Can Sell Mined Materials to Public Agencies (AB 3098 List)https://www.conservation.ca.gov/dmr/publications/Documents/AB 3257 Memo for DMR release.pdf, List of Mine Operators Who Can Sell Mined Materials to Public Agencies (AB 3098 List)https://www.conservation.ca.gov/dmr/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=72018-12-29T00:00:00Z
Watershed Coordinator Grant Guidelines Issuedhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/dlrp/grant-programs/watershed/Pages/Index.aspx, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/dlrp/grant-programs/watershed/Pages/Index.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=902018-12-07T23:40:00Z
2018 Mine Inspector Training Successhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/dmr/workshops/Pages/current_schedule.aspx, 2018 Mine Inspector Training Successhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/dmr/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=62018-12-03T22:00:00Z
Keali'i Bright to Lead Division of Land Resource Protectionhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Pages/News/kealiibright-to-lead-dlrp.aspx, https://authoring.consrv.ca.gov/index/Pages/News/kealiibright-to-lead-dlrp.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=882018-12-03T17:00:00Z
SALC Program Awards $48 Million for Ag Easementshttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Pages/News/SALC-Conserves-More-Ag-Land-for-Climate-Benefits.aspx, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Pages/News/SALC-Conserves-More-Ag-Land-for-Climate-Benefits.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=932018-11-28T22:00:00Z
SALC Program Funds Permanently Protecting Oest Ranchhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/dlrp/grant-programs/SALCP, https://www.conservation.ca.gov/dlrp/grant-programs/SALCPhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=922018-11-27T23:00:00Z
Status of Proposed Underground Injection Control, Idle Well Regulations http://www.consrv.ca.gov/index/Pages/rulemaking.aspx, http://www.consrv.ca.gov/index/Pages/rulemaking.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=872018-11-16T17:20:00Z
SALC Draft Guidelines Public Comment Period is Now Openhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/dlrp/grant-programs/SALCP/Pages/Upcoming-Events.aspx, http://www.conservation.ca.gov/dlrp/grant-programs/SALCP/Pages/Stakeholder-Feedback.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=892018-11-02T22:00:00Z
State Geologist Position Opening https://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Pages/state-geologist-position.aspx, http://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Pages/state-geologist-position.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=82018-11-02T16:30:00Z
Comment on Well Construction Standardshttp://conservation.ca.gov/dog/Pages/Well-Construction.aspx, DOGGR Seeks Public Commentshttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=862018-10-23T18:00:00Z
Draft Oil and Gas Regulations Under Reviewhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Pages/rulemaking.aspx, http://www.conservation.ca.gov/index/Pages/rulemaking.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/dog/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=62018-10-22T23:45:00Z
150th Anniversary of the Hayward Fault earthquakehttps://calconservationblog.wordpress.com/2018/10/01/october-is-earthquake-month-at-the-california-department-of-conservation/, https://calconservationblog.wordpress.com/2018/10/01/october-is-earthquake-month-at-the-california-department-of-conservation/https://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=852018-10-21T22:00:00Z
Designation of Mineral Lands in Western San Diego Countyhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Pages/Western-SD-Designation.aspx, http://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Pages/Western-SD-Designation.aspxhttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=72018-10-17T17:00:00Z
Seismic Hazards Shown in San Mateo, Contra Costa Countieshttp://www.consrv.ca.gov/cgs/preliminary-releases, http://www.consrv.ca.gov/cgs/preliminary-releaseshttps://www.conservation.ca.gov/Lists/News/DispForm.aspx?ID=832018-10-04T15:00:00Z