Hydro-Fracking Assignment: Monterey Shale
The Monterey Shale located in Southern California is of the Miocene age,
approximately 6-16 million years old. The Monterey tight oil play encompasses 1,752
square miles, averagin
Water Quality Assignment
The purpose of this assignment is to familiarize you with a major EPA tool/database for water
quality assessment, and to relate actual data sets to concepts we have gone over in class.
Exploring the Nation
1. Using the categorizations discussed in chapter 5 of Anisfeld, what is the type of
scarcity your region is experiencing? What is the scale of the scarcity? What caused
the scarcity crisis?
Brazil is a location like the U.S. that is known for rich water