Speaker: Farley Wood, P.E., of Tetra Tech, Inc.
Wonderful and informative presentation on the research and development of Rare Earth Elements extraction processes and their importance in everyday life from cell phones to laptops. Thank you Farley Wood.
Speaker: Greg Aaron, Geologic Specialist, Department of Environmental Protection, Cambria District Mining Office.
“Earth Vision” software is a 3D Modeling Tool and is utilized by DEP Ebensburg for Overburden Assessment and Geologic Interpretation. Greg will provide an overview and we will discuss the potential of a coordinated training effort based upon membership interest
“Advancement of the Appalachian Regional Reforestation Initiative; Forest Reclamation Approach in Pennsylvania and Proposed GP-106 for Reclamation of NonCoal Forfeited Sites.”
Speaker: Eric Oliver, Mineral Resources Program Specialist, Department of Environmental Protection
Annual PMP Christmas Party, technical meeting and presentation. Thank-you to Greg Aaron & Rock Martin, P.G. of the DEP Ebensburg Office for their presentation on Reclamation of Refuse Piles using Fluidized Bed Combustion Ash in the Blacklick Creek Watershed, Pennsylvania.
Great turnout for our third quarter meeting to hear Dr. Iannocchione speak about "The Importance of Geological Analysis in Coal and Limestone Ground Control Investigations." Thank you, Dr. Iannocchione for the informative presentation.