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Zachary Demanett

Posted on July 30th, 2014

  Office: 105 OIGS Geologist:  Iowa Geological Survey Phone Number: 319-335-4129 E-mail: zachary-demanett@uiowa.edu Education: B.S. Geoscience, The University of Iowa   IGS Duties: Management and preparation of geological samples (and the associated paperwork) stored at the Oakdale IGS facility, Striplogging, Liaison to the well drillers of Iowa, General maintenance and upkeep of the Oakdale IGS facility.   Interests: Paleontology, Environmental Restoration & […]

Rick Langel

Posted on July 29th, 2014

Geologist, Iowa Geological Survey Office: 104 OIGS Phone Number: 319-335-4102 E-mail: richard-langel@uiowa.edu Education: M.S. Geology, University of Iowa, B.S. with Distinction and Honors in Geology, University of Iowa   Research Interests: Geologic database/application development Groundwater processes and modeling Applications of GIS data to geologic problems   Major Responsibilities Develops, maintains, and coordinates GeoSam, which is the […]

Rock Library

Posted on July 3rd, 2014

The Oakdale Iowa Geological Survey (OIGS) facility houses an unusual collection called the “Rock Library”.  The Rock Library is a collection of rock samples that constitutes the primary resource for understanding Iowa geology. The library includes well chip samples from over 39,000 sites around the state, well core (cylinders of rock drilled for research programs) […]

Locations

Posted on May 16th, 2014

Trowbridge Hall (map) 300 Trowbridge Hall 123 North Capitol Street Iowa City, IA 52242 The primary home of the Iowa Geological Survey is on the third floor of Trowbridge Hall on the main campus of the University of Iowa in Iowa City, IA.  Built in 1916 to house the UI College of Dentistry, the building was reprogrammed […]

History: 1892–1947

Posted on May 13th, 2014

A permanent geological survey, as a separate agency of state government, was established in 1892. In accordance with legislative provisions, a Geological Board was also established to govern the broad administrative policies of the survey and to appoint the state geologist. (This board was dissolved in December 1980, and the state geologist is now appointed […]

Oakdale Iowa Geological Survey Building

Posted on April 30th, 2014

Size: 10,800 sq. ft. Location: University of Iowa Research Park, 100 Oakdale IGS, Iowa City, IA 52242 Building Locator Map The Oakdale Iowa Geological Survey (OIGS) building is on the west edge of the University of Iowa Research Park. The building houses the Iowa Geological Survey’s (IGS) Rock Library, which is the repository for driller’s […]

Trowbridge Hall

Posted on April 30th, 2014

The primary home of the Iowa Geological Survey is on the third floor of Trowbridge Hall on the main campus of the University of Iowa in Iowa City, IA.  Entering the building through the main entrance on the east side of the building from the T. Anne Cleary Walkway, head up the main stairs to the third […]

Facilities

Posted on April 10th, 2014

Trowbridge Hall Oakdale Iowa Geological Survey Building