Consortium Researches the Lewis Shale in Wyoming and Colorado

Title: Consortium Researches the Lewis Shale in Wyoming and Colorado Author: Roger Slatt, Professor and Head, Dept. of Geology and Geological Engineering, Colorado School of Mines Publication: The Outcrop, February 2000, p. 1, 8, 16 Recognition of the gas potential of the Lewis Shale (Doelger and Barlow, Gas Tips, Fall 1997) and recent Lewis discoveries (Oil Journal, … More Consortium Researches the Lewis Shale in Wyoming and Colorado

Peak Oil Versus Peak Export

Title: Peak Oil Versus Peak Exports: What’s the Difference and Which Should We Be More Concerned About? Authors: Jeffrey J. Brown and Samuel Foucher Publication: The Outcrop, December 2008, p. 6-8, 11 Introduction There is increasing concern worldwide about global oil supplies, especially in the context of a global oil production peak. However, what really … More Peak Oil Versus Peak Export

Rocky Mountain “Dusters”: Lessons Learned and Opportunities Created

Title: Learning From Our Mistakes: Rocky Mountain “Dusters”: Lessons Learned and Opportunities Created Author: Terri Olson Publication: The Outcrop, November 2008, p. 7, 11, 13, 16 Introduction: The RMAG Fall Symposium lived up to its billing and provided numerous opportunities to learn from other people’s mistakes. About 245 participants benefited from presentations on Sept. 22 by … More Rocky Mountain “Dusters”: Lessons Learned and Opportunities Created

Discovery at Prudhoe Bay: Mountain Men and Seismic Vision Drilled Black Gold

Title: Discovery at Prudhoe Bay: Mountain Men and Seismic Vision Drilled Black Gold: A new book by John M. Sweet Reviewer: James E. Barkdull Publication: The Outcrop, October 2008, p. 8, 12, 17, 23 Introduction: This is the story of early adventurers sleeping under wolf skin blankets, shivering while trekking across ice and tundra in 1900, … More Discovery at Prudhoe Bay: Mountain Men and Seismic Vision Drilled Black Gold

Gold, Silver, Palladium and Platinum in Wyoming – Part II

Title: Gold, Silver, Palladium and Platinum in Wyoming – Part II Author: W. Dan Hausel Publication: The Outcrop, December 2006, p. 1, 6, 8-9, 11, 14-17 INTRODUCTION In Part I of this series (in the September 2006 issue), we examined the gold deposits at South Pass granite-greenstone belt which includes the South Pass-Atlantic City and Lewiston … More Gold, Silver, Palladium and Platinum in Wyoming – Part II

Successful Air Injection in South Dakota Increases Oil Recovery

Title: Successful Air Injection in South Dakota Increases Oil Recovery Author: Fred V. Steece, Oil and Gas Supervisor, South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Rapid City, South Dakota Publication: The Outcrop, November 2006, p. 1, 6 High Pressure Air Injection (HPAI) has been used at the Buffalo Field in Harding County, South Dakota, for … More Successful Air Injection in South Dakota Increases Oil Recovery

Gold, Silver, Palladium and Platinum in Wyoming: Part 1 (South Pass)

Title: Gold, Silver, Palladium and Platinum in Wyoming: Part 1 (South Pass) Author: W. Dan Hausel Publication: The Outcrop, September 2006, p. 1, 6-8, 12-14, 23, 26 Introduction Much gold mined in Wyoming was recovered from fracture-control veins and shear zones in Archean host rocks. In addition to these lode deposits, gold was mined from … More Gold, Silver, Palladium and Platinum in Wyoming: Part 1 (South Pass)

State of the Basin: A Brief Summary of the Current Legal and Academic Interest in the Powder River Basin, Wyoming

Title: State of the Basin: A Brief Summary of the Current Legal and Academic Interest in the Powder River Basin, Wyoming Author: Catherine Campbell Publication: The Outcrop, September 2008, P. 6, 17, 27-29 Introduction: Objectives: The initial step I take when beginning a research project is to try Google, which after checking out the Wikipedia article, usually … More State of the Basin: A Brief Summary of the Current Legal and Academic Interest in the Powder River Basin, Wyoming