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Thursday, 02 October 2014

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Kansas may be opening another earthquake mechanism 

Ontario-geofish [00:35:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (7 visits) info
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I'm just joking around here.  One earthquake all by itself does not an injection site make.  After all, there are completely natural and organic earthquakes.  But it's right along the Grenville Front megathrust, and would make a great injection site.  :)  Just a few billion barrels and we'd have

Simple Tailings Cover is Too SImple 

I think mining [00:07:50]  recommend  recommend this post  (7 visits) info
A simple cover for a tailings facility may be no more than a layer of compacted tailings overlain by soil in which vegetation can grow. If control of infiltration is not required, this cover may be cost effective.   If the climate of the site is good, the layer of soil thick, and the vegetation abundant,
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