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2019-20 NSU Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-20 NSU Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

GEOL 3113 - Geology of the Economic Non/Metallic Minerals #

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Description: An introduction to the geology and environmental aspects of fossil fuel mineral exploration and production. Emphasis is on the origin, exploration, drilling, and production methods of oil and gas and the origin, mining methods, and rehabilitation practices for coal production. Includes the environmental concerns associated with exploration and production of these important minerals. Field trip required.

Credit Hours: 3
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Prerequisite: GEOL 1114 Physical Geology or instructor permission.