The Michigan Geological Survey at Western Michigan University is a highly active research center in the field of geology and natural resources. Research at the Michigan Geological Repository for Research and Education and the Department of Geosciences contribute greatly to the survey’s research activities. Active research includes surface and subsurface geological mapping, water resources, carbon sequestration, geothermal energy and petroleum technology.
- Geosciences research
- Geothermal energy for Michigan
- MichCarb—carbon dioxide sequestration and enhanced oil recovery