Submit an Article

Each issue of GEOSTRATA focuses on one theme, explored in four to five feature articles. Each issue’s theme and articles are determined approximately 6-8 months in advance of the cover date.

To submit an article for possible publication in the magazine, please send a 100-200 word abstract to GEOSTRATA is not a journal, and is written in a conversational tone which does not include footnotes and/or references.

Issue Themes:

  • January/February 2017 – Railway Geotechnics (article drafts due August 15, 2016)
  • March/April 2017 – Geotechnics of Water Resources (article drafts due October 17, 201
  • May/June 2017 – Mining Geotechnics (article drafts due December 12, 2016)
  • July/August 2017 – Ground Vibrations (articles due February 14, 2017)
  • September/October 2017 – Rock Slopes; Rock Mechanics; Engineering Geology (articles due April 12, 2017)
  • November/December 2017 – Geotechnics at Remote Sites (articles due June 13, 2017)

Submitting Information For CoreBits

CoreBits is the news and information section of the GEOSTRATA magazine. Each bi-monthly issue contains information about G-I News, G-I Members in the News, G-I Organizational Member news, G-I Chapter News, Allied Organization News, and General Industry News.

To submit information and high-resolution photos for CoreBits, send your brief (<200 words) news items about recent member honors, awards, special appointments, promotions, etc. to Photos must be sent as separate pdf, tif, or jpeg files and must not be embedded in the copy.

Do not send:

  • Press Releases longer than 200 words
  • Information about non-Geo-Institute members, unless he or she is an employee of a Geo-Institute Organizational Member company
  • Corporate sales announcements about products or services
  • Sales-oriented copy