The Florence Bascom Award acknowledges contributions in published high-quality geologic mapping that led the recipient to publish significant new scientific or economic-resource discoveries, and to contribute greater understanding of fundamental geologic processes and concepts. The objective is to encourage training and support toward production of excellent, accurate, detailed, and purposeful geologic maps and cross sections.
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Fernando Flecha Alkmim, Universidade Federal de Ouro Preto
Peter W. Lipman, USGS