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18 A Circuitous Path: Protecting
Groundwater in Wisconsin
Groundwater follows a winding path and one much faster than previously thought to municipal wells in the city of Sturgeon Bay, and it may pick up contaminants along the way
Kenneth R. Bradbury
22 The Complex Dakota Aquifer: Managing Groundwater in Nebraska
One size (or strategy) does not fit all where Dakota groundwater management is concerned.
David C. Gosselin, F. Edwin Harvey and Charles Flowerday
25 Field Camp for Policy
Makers: Reaching Out in New Mexico
Expert speakers, a lasting guidebook, comfy chairs and detailed planning are key ingredients for helping New Mexico's decision-makers appreciate why science is important in the state.
Paul W. Bauer
Oil and Gas Research at a Critical Juncture
Achieving energy independence will take significant federal investment in research.
Scott W. Tinker
48 GEOLOGIC COLUMN
2 From the Editor
4 Letters: Perspectives from readers
28 Where on Earth?
32 Profiles: Vicki Cowart
33 Benchmarks: Looking back in Geotimes
36 Geomedia: Mapping Colorado at fine scale
41 Classified Ads: Career Opportunities
43 Contributors Page
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