Check it out! New Shale Gas Paper – USGS

Title: Check It Out! New Shale Gas Paper – USGS Publication: The Outcrop, March 2012, p. 9 Empirical Methods for Detecting Regional Trends and Other Spatial Expressions in Antrim Shale Gas Productivity, with Implications for improving Resource Projections Using Local Nonparametric Estimation Techniques USGS paper published in Natural Resources Research. The primary objectives of this research were to (1) investigate empirical methods … More Check it out! New Shale Gas Paper – USGS

USGS Assessment for Southwest Wyoming Now Available

Title: USGS Assessment for Southwest Wyoming Now Available Author: Ira Pasternack Publication: The Outcrop, September 2005, p. 11 The U.S. Geological Survey recently published oil and gas assessment results for the Southwestern Wyoming Province, more commonly known as the Greater Green River Basin, located in southwestern Wyoming, northwestern Colorado and northeastern Utah. The adjoining map is modified from … More USGS Assessment for Southwest Wyoming Now Available

In Memoriam: Doug Nichols

Title: In Memoriam: Doug Nichols Author: Bob Raynolds Publication: The Outcrop, March 2010, p. 14 Doug Nichols passed away in Longmont on January 21 due to complications from pulmonary embolism. Doug was a prominent palynologist whose work helped define the character of the Cretaceous/Tertiary boundary event and to establish a pollen biostratigraphy for the Laramide … More In Memoriam: Doug Nichols

Importance and Future Roles of State Geological Surveys

Title: Importance and Future Roles of State Geological Surveys Author: A Committee Member of the American Institute of Professional Geologists Publication: The Outcrop, May 2011, p. 15-16, 18 State geological surveys are vitally important to the economy of each state and to the nation. The information they collect and disseminate is used by other state agencies, … More Importance and Future Roles of State Geological Surveys