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December 2014

GWB/AAPG Partnership

AAPG-Logo- BlueWe are pleased to announce that the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) has joined us in a Level 2 partnership.
             
Partnerships are vital to the growth and sustainability of the Geoscientists Without Borders® program. They enhance program outreach, expand our technical expertise, and increase funding.

If you have suggestions on future GWB partnerships, we would be eager to receive them. Email us at withoutborders@seg.org.

GWB AAPG Signing

David Curtiss, Executive Director of AAPG and AAPG-F, and Steven Davis, Executive Director of SEG, advance a commitment to support Geoscientists Without Borders®.

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SEG is pleased to announce that the Geoscientists Without Borders® program was honored as the winner of the 2014 World Oil Award in the Best Outreach category.

 



Using Geophysics to Improve Fisheries 
Lake Tanganyika - once one of the richest freshwater ecosystems in the world and home to more than 2,000 plant and animal species.
 
Nearly five million people living in the greater Lake Tanganyika watershed face extreme poverty, disease, and the effects of environmental degradation associated with unregulated development.  Shoreline communities depend on the lake for both sustenance and generating income.
 
The University of Kentucky project team will provide much needed high-resolution marine-type geophysical survey analysis to the community-based fisheries management agencies in developing a new conservation strategy.
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Fishermen on Lake Tanganyika

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