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Illustration of dinosaurs fighting

Geochemists at the University of Kansas determine age of the dinosaur Utahraptor (pdf)
Keywords: Utahraptor, Cretaceous, Jurassic, Yellow Cat Member, Cedar Mountain Formation, Weissert Event


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Quantifying streamflow depletion from groundwater pumping: A practical review of past and emerging approaches for conjunctive water management (pdf)
Keywords: streamflow depletion, water management, stream-aquifer interactions, decision support systems, groundwater


The KGS Research Spotlight series consists of brief, non-technical summaries of current KGS research projects, recent journal publications, and other research-related activities. Research Spotlights are designed to inform interested individuals - other researchers, industry associates, policymakers, and the general public - about current studies and discoveries of KGS scientists. Each Research Spotlight is available as a pdf document that may be downloaded from the KGS website and shared with others.