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Journal of African Earth Sciences

From Elsevier Science, the Journal of African Earth Sciences, is devoted to "all aspects of geological investigations, especially the search for natural resources, on the African continent and its once surrounding Gondwana fragments."
Map Showing Geology, Oil and Gas Fields and Geologic Provinces of Africa, Ver. 2.0

The US Geological Survey offers the Map Showing Geology, Oil and Gas Fields and Geologic Provinces of Africa Web site and report. The agency's goal for the pieces includes assessing the undiscovered and technically recoverable oil and gas resources of the world. The site includes various descriptions of what the map depicts and how data was processed using Geographic Information Systems. Once the...
NATURE: Kalahari

This website is the Web companion to the two-part NATURE documentary on the Kalahari Desert, which aired on PBS during fall 2003. The first episode, Kalahari: The Great Thirstland, explores the intense extremes of the Kalahari landscape, where wildlife "struggle for survival on the African plains." The site offers a number of Web-only extras, including a species guide in the form of animal trading...