AZGS Backpages: Arizona Geology Blog Makes Top 25 List
The Daily Reviewer list of the top 100 geology blogs Top 100 geology Blogs includes Lee Allison’s Arizona Geology Blog. Invesp Consulting, a firm specializing in E-commerce, ranks the Arizona Geology blog at #21. In ranking webpages Invesp uses: unique number of visitors, pages posted – AG is #1, number of pages indexed by Google, number of incoming links, links to pages ratio, number of pages per visit, total Delicious bookmarks, and ranking by other e-commerce sites.
As you might suspect, Dr. Allison focuses on geology and related topics -- mining, copper, uranium, landslides, geohazards, and more – but he also blogs on prominent science accomplishments of Arizona’s three public universities.
Here is a representative sampling of Arizona Geology topics from August and July 2009.
- Colorado’s Uranium Legacy
- Mammoth find new home
- Reclamation tests at Rosemont Copper
- 1st Anniversary of Havasu Canyon Flood
- Happy Birthday National Park Service
- Webpage for Gulf of California Quake
- We don’t need no stinkin’ universities!
- HiRise View of Victoria Crater
- Challenges in closing abandoned mines in National Parks
- USGS Presentation on Tuba City Dump
- Bidding up Asarco
- First modern potash holes completed
- Dune Ribbons on Mars
- Arizona Utilities CO2 Storage Pilot now drilling
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