PubTalk 5/2006 — What Lies Beneath?
Concealed sedimentary basins and hidden oil under Silicon Valley
By Richard G. Stanley, Geologist
- Before computers and cubicles there were orchards-- and a few oil wells, too
- Learn about the "oil boom" in Los Gatos about 100 years ago
- See how historical records from old oil wells, together with modern scientific studies, reveal the hidden geology beneath the urban landscape
- Is there more oil to be found here?