Board of Directors Meeting – September 2009

Title: RMAG September Board of Directors Meeting Author: Jay Leaver, Secretary Publication: The Outcrop, November 2009, p. 31, 36 The Board of Directors met on August 19th in the conference room of the University Building. The next regularly scheduled BOD meetings are to be at the same venue, at 4:00 p.m., on Wednesday, October 14, November … More Board of Directors Meeting – September 2009

Luncheon – November 20, 2009

Title: Sweet Spot Localization of Production From Fractured “Shales” in Rocky Mountain Basins Speakers: Richard Inden, LSSI, Ltd. Denver, CO, and William Pearson, Pearson Technologies, Inc, Golden, CO Date: November 20, 2009 Publication: The Outcrop, November 2009, p. 29 Hydrocarbon production from shales is dependent upon source quality, maturation, fracturability, tectonic fracturing, and in many cases, … More Luncheon – November 20, 2009

Luncheon – November 6, 2009

Title: Resource Constraints on Alternative Energy Technologies Speaker: Dr Jim Burnell, Colorado Geological Survey Date: November 6, 2009 Publication: The Outcrop, November 2009, p. 28-29 The move to increase the proportion of renewable energy in the U.S. has become a hot topic in the media and in the political arena. The popular refrain is that we will … More Luncheon – November 6, 2009

In Memoriam: Gordon Cox

Title: In Memoriam: Gordon Cox Author: Walt Johnson Publication: The Outcrop, November 2009, p. 25 The geologic community lost one of its finest members June 12. Gordon Cox was the former Vice President of Exploration for Husky Oil Company in Denver. I worked for Gordon as Chief Geophysicist and Exploration Manager from 1981 until Husky was … More In Memoriam: Gordon Cox

Luncheon – October 16, 2009

Title: 3D Interpretation of a Metorite Impact Field, Red Wing Creek Field, Williston Basin, Western North Dakota Speakers: Benjamin Herber, Paul Weimer, (University of Colorado, Boulder, CO), Roger Barton (True Oil, Casper, WY), William S. Hammon III (Terra Spark, Boulder, CO), Chunju Huang, Shu Jiang (University of Colorado, Boulder, CO) Date: October 16, 2009 Publication: The Outcrop, … More Luncheon – October 16, 2009

Luncheon – October 2, 2009

Title: Anatomy and Development of a Low-accommodation Clastic Wedge: Cordilleran Foreland Basin, Utah and Colorado, USA Speaker: Jennifer L. Aschoff, Assistant Professor, Stratigraphy, Department of Geology and Geological Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado Date: October 2, 2009 Publication: The Outcrop, October 2009, p. 24 Distinguishing sequence architecture within a regional stratigraphic framework provides insight into … More Luncheon – October 2, 2009

Geologic Educational Resources are Now Available on the Internet

Title: Geologic Educational Resources are Now Available on the Internet Author: Elmo Brown Publication: The Outcrop, October 2009, p. 38 Now that the school year has begun, teachers, students and geologic professionals who have been asked to make presentations to classes or civic groups are looking for resource material. In the last year, the AAPG has … More Geologic Educational Resources are Now Available on the Internet