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Tait Earney

Tait is a Geophysicist in the Geology, Minerals, Energy, and Geophysics Science Center in Moffett Field, CA. He received a B.S. degree in Geology from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in Rapid City, SD. Since joining the USGS in 2016, his research has focused on applying various geophysical methods to understand issues related to geothermal resources and hazards in the western U.S.

Professional Experience

  • Fall 2016 - Present, Operational Geophysicist, U.S. Geological Survey, Moffett Field, California

  •  Summer 2016 - Fall 2016, National Association of Geoscience Teachers (NAGT) Intern, U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California

Education and Certifications

  • B.S. Geology, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, 2016

  • Minor in Geospatial Technology, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, 2016

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