Fractures in the Field: Surprising Insights into Rocky Mountain Deformation from Faults and Joints

Title: Fractures in the Field: Surprising Insights into Rocky Mountain Deformation from Faults and Joints Author: Jeff Glossa Publication: The Outcrop, July 2009, p. 26 Note: Field trip hosted by: Eric A. Erslev and Cody Allen, Department of Geosciences, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, (Now at: Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY) … More Fractures in the Field: Surprising Insights into Rocky Mountain Deformation from Faults and Joints

RMAG Foundation Honors Scholarship Winners

Title: RMAG Foundation Honors Scholarship Winners Author: Laura L. Wray, Foundation Trustee Publication: The Outcrop, July 2009, p. 24-25 The RMAG Foundation hosted 2009 scholarship winners and their guests at the Friday, May 15 RMAG luncheon. In addition to the established awards given this year, the Foundation wishes to recognize the generous gift of Jean and … More RMAG Foundation Honors Scholarship Winners

Luncheon – July 17, 2009

Title: Discovery and Horizontal Development of Savageton Field, Powder River Basin, Wyoming: Geosteering in Thin Parkman Sandstone to Minimize Water Production and Enhance Ultimate Recovery Speaker: David M. Wheeler, Rockies Business Area Manager, El Paso E&P Company, L.P. Date: July 17, 2009 Publication: The Outcrop, July 2009, p. 20-21 Savageton Field (Campbell County, Wyoming) was rediscovered in … More Luncheon – July 17, 2009

New Book Describes Giant Gemstone Deposits and Major Diamond Deposits in Colorado and Wyoming

Title: New Book Describes Giant Gemstone Deposits and Major Diamond Deposits in Colorado and Wyoming Publication: The Outcrop, July 2009, p. 11, 23 Ever hear of Armalcolite? It’s a rare mineral initially identified on the moon then later in Wyoming and Australia. Ever hear of the gemstone iolite? Wyoming may have more than a trillion carats … More New Book Describes Giant Gemstone Deposits and Major Diamond Deposits in Colorado and Wyoming

GeoLand Ski 2009

Title: GeoLand Ski 2009 Author: Clyde Becker Publication: The Outcrop, June 2009, p. 21 On Friday, March 6th RMAG and the DAPL held the annual GeoLandSki with a day trip to Vail. The two full buses of Geologists and Landmen left bright and early from Heritage Square. Plenty of donuts, bagels, coffee, etc. were on … More GeoLand Ski 2009

Science Fair Winners (2009)

Title: Science Fair Winners Publication: The Outcrop, June 2009, p. 20 The Colorado Science and Engineering Fair was held at the Lory Student Center of Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado, April 9-11, 2009. Each year, regional junior and senior high school winners from across Colorado participate in this event. The RMAG grants awards to … More Science Fair Winners (2009)