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Jason Vogelgesang

Posted on July 30th, 2014

Hydrogeologist,  Iowa Geological Survey Office: OIGS Phone Number: 319-335-4231 E-mail: Education: M.S. Interdisciplinary Studies (Hydrogeology), The University of Iowa, B.S. Geoscience, The University of Iowa   IGS Program Involvement: Geophysics National Geological and Geophysical Data Preservation Program Water Resources Management GeoCore GeoLab   Research Interests: Electrical geophysical methods applied to local-scale geology and hydrogeology Availability and sustainability of […]

Rick Langel

Posted on July 29th, 2014

Geologist, Iowa Geological Survey Office: 104 OIGS Phone Number: 319-335-4102 E-mail: Education: M.S. Geology, University of Iowa, B.S. with Distinction and Honors in Geology, University of Iowa IGS Program Involvement: Develops, maintains, and coordinates GeoSam, which is the computerized dataset of inventory of the cuttings/core library and the geological/lithological dataset. Manages daily operations at […]

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) […]