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Howard Adorno Powers
(1904 - )

President of the Colorado Scientific Society
(1954)

 

Howard Adorno Powers
1904-

President 1954.  Honorary member 1966

  • Geologist, volcanologist

  • Geologist, U.S. Geological Survey, study of volcanic rocks and Quaternary ash deposits of western U.S.  Chief scientist, Hawaiian Volcano Observatory; Ranger, Hawaii National Park, studied volcanic rocks in Hawaii, Aleutian Islands, and Idaho

  • Education at South Dakota State College, University of Oregon, Harvard University

  • Fellow, Geological Society of America; Geophysical Union; Seismology Society

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