The Need for Geologists in Sustainable Development

  title={The Need for Geologists in Sustainable Development},
  author={Germ{\'a}n Mora},
  journal={Gsa Today},
  • G. Mora
  • Published 1 December 2013
  • Geology
  • Gsa Today
The challenges facing our society to become more sustainable are large and require interand trans-disciplinary approaches. Although geologists possess specialized problem-solving skills that make us well-suited to help society move toward more sustainable practices, we tend to be underrepresented in relation to other disciplines in national and global debates on sustainable development. This underrepresentation calls for broad-scale educational and professional training opportunities to… 
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