Unformatted text preview: build on a fault. Another example as to why Geology is so important is because of sinkholes. These can be very well known in certain areas of the world. Without the science of Geology we would not be able to locate these sinkholes and many highways and homes would be destroyed. Not to mention how many lives would be lost to something like that. I would also like to point out another example that being of the groundwater. Geologist again, helps determine how far wells should be dug to retain the most amount of water without bothering any other natural systems. Many things could go wrong and this could cause problems with our drinking water....
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This note was uploaded on 01/25/2011 for the course HCA 250 taught by Professor Robbiejohnson during the Winter '10 term at University of Phoenix.
- Winter '10