Luncheon – November 4, 2005

Talk Title: Examples of Hypogenic (Sulfuric Acid) Speleogenesis from North America, Europe and Asia Speaker: Harvey R. DuChene, Consulting Geologist Publication: The Outcrop, November 2005, p. 4 Most caves are formed by processes related to the development of classic surface karst in limestone terrains. The term that describes these caves is “epigenic,” because they occur at or … More Luncheon – November 4, 2005

Luncheon – November 18, 2005

Talk Title: Integrated Analysis of the Bakken Petroleum System: U.S. Williston Basin Speakers: Jack Flannery and Jeff Kraus, Tethys Geoscience Publication: The Outcrop, November 2005, p. 5 As much as 300 billion barrels of oil have been generated from Upper Devonian-Lower Mississippian Bakken shales in the U.S. Williston Basin. Only 50 million barrels (< 1 %) have been produced … More Luncheon – November 18, 2005

Luncheon – August 19, 2005: AAPG Distinguished Lecture

Talk Title: The “I” in BusIness EthIcs Speaker: Scott W. Tinker, Bureau of Economic Geology, University of Texas at Austin Date: August 19, 2005 Publication: The Outcrop, August 2005, p. 5 Accusations of business ethics violations seem to dominate headlines. Were these companies unguided by ethics policies? Quite the contrary—but they were seemingly unguided by ethical leadership. Although … More Luncheon – August 19, 2005: AAPG Distinguished Lecture

Luncheon – August 5, 2005

Talk Title: Insights into the Petroleum Geology and Stratigraphy of the Dakota Interval (Cretaceous) in the San Juan Basin, Northwestern New Mexico and Southwestern Colorado Speakers: Charles F. Head, Burlington Resources, Farmington, NM, and Donald Owen, Department of Earth and Space Sciences, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX Talk Date: August 5, 2005 Publication: The Outcrop, August 2005, p. 4 … More Luncheon – August 5, 2005

Luncheon – December 2, 2005

Talk Title: Lessons from the Rocks Speaker: John C. Horne, Quest Engineering Corporation Talk Date: December 2, 2005 Publication: The Outcrop, December 2005, p. 4 As explorationists and exploitationists, geologists and engineers often lose perspective as to the realities of the variability of the rocks that are their hydrocarbon reservoir targets, and the properties they exhibit. Only rarely … More Luncheon – December 2, 2005

Luncheon – October 21, 2005

Title: Structural Compartmentalization at Cave Gulch Field, Wind River Basin, Wyoming Speakers: Neil Hurley, Kim Doupé, and Mike Sherwood, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado Luncheon Date: October 7, 2005 Publication: The Outcrop, October 2005, p. 4 Cave Gulch Field, located in the Wind River Basin, Wyoming, produces gas mainly from stacked fluvial sandstones of the Paleocene Fort […]

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Luncheon – October 7, 2005

Title: Structural Compartmentalization at Cave Gulch Field, Wind River Basin, Wyoming Speakers: Neil Hurley, Kim Doupé, and Mike Sherwood, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado Luncheon Date: October 7, 2005 Publication: The Outcrop, October 2005, p. 4 Cave Gulch Field, located in the Wind River Basin, Wyoming, produces gas mainly from stacked fluvial sandstones of the Paleocene Fort … More Luncheon – October 7, 2005

Joint DGS/RMAG Luncheon – July 2005

Talk Title: The Columbia River Basin—Hidden Giants? Speakers: David W. Bowen, Kurt Constenius, and Paul Hess, Savant Resources LLC Publication: The Outcrop, July 2005, p. 5 The Columbia River Basin, located in Washington and Oregon, is one of the largest non-productive sedimentary basins in the United States. The prospective region encompasses greater than 15,000 square miles within which … More Joint DGS/RMAG Luncheon – July 2005

Luncheon – June 3, 2005

Talk Title: Structural Architecture, Petroleum Systems, and Geological Implications for the New Hydrocarbon Province of the Covenant Field Discovery, Sevier County, Utah Speakers: Douglas K. Strickland, Wolverine Gas and Oil Corporation; Dan Schelling, Structural Geology International; Dave Wavrek, Petroleum Systems International; Keith Johnson, WGO; and John Vrona, WGO Talk Date: June 3, 2005 Publication: The Outcrop, June … More Luncheon – June 3, 2005