Bureau of Economic Geology

Research Program Profiles

  • Eastern Shelf Permian Basin Integrated Study
    January 17, 2020
    STARR continues its regional study to better understand the complex nature of what is now the most productive basin in the U.S.
  • Texas High School Coastal Monitoring Program
    December 20, 2019
    In its 23rd year, the Texas High School Coastal Monitoring Program has placed students in the role of researcher and achieved consistent excellence in public outreach.
  •  State of Texas Advanced Resource Recovery (STARR)
    December 19, 2019
    The Bureau's unique State of Texas Advanced Resource Recovery (STARR) program demonstrates the real economic value of cooperative geologic research
  • Applied Geodynamics Laboratory (AGL)
    April 6, 2018
    The Applied Geodynamics Laboratory (AGL) produces innovative new concepts in salt tectonics using three complementary approaches to build a better understanding of salt deformation.
  • Texas Through Time
    November 2, 2016
    The Bureau of Economic Geology is excited to announce the publication of Texas Through Time, a remarkably in-depth and accessible new book that brings the geology of Texas to life. Texas Through Time is now available in hardback and paperback through The Bureau Store.