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Several years ago there was a report that a driller had struck oil in southwestern Minnesota. Minnesota’s state geologist responded simply, “Whose pipeline did they hit?” He knew that oil is rarely found in lands where basement rock is close to the surface, areas known in geology as shields. MInnesota is situated on the southern edge of the Canadian Shield.

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