April 19-25, 2013

Pacific Section AAPG Convention

Energy & the Environment

Working Together for the Future

Monterey, CA

 

Registration & Details:

      http://psaapg.org/upcoming-events/

 

 

 

Co-Hosted by

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY

 

Tentative Technical Program

Reviving old giants and new potential in mature basins

Evolving Models of Deep Water Deposition

Fluvial and shallow-marine depositional systems: insights from outcrops and subsurface prediction

Opening up the west: new and overlooked opportunities in unconventional reservoirs

Faults, folds, transforms and terranes of Western North America

Marine Geology of the pacific Margin (modern and Ancient) -- dedicated to Bob Garrison

Westerrn North America earthquake hazards: what's shakin'

Energy and the environment

Landscape / Seascape Evolution

California Turbidites

What's new in the Sacramento Valley

Geothermal Energy: A hot topic

Arctic energy opportunities: from the Cook Inlet to the North Slope and beyond

Sediment routing in Western North American

Undergraduate Research Poster session

 

Tentative Field Trips & Short  Courses

Hydrocarbon Migration Systems: Injectites, Bituminous Sands, and Gas Seeps

Retracing the Events of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Fire

Convergent Margin Tectonics across Central California Coast Ranges -- Pacheco Pass

Oceanography Field Trip -- Moss Landing Marine Labs

Geology of the Point Lobos Reserve

Monterey Formation Outcrops

California Turbidites

Other

 

 

SPEWR/PSAAPG/PS-SEPM 

Tentitive Short  Courses

 Streamline simulation

Numerical methods in simulation

Modern well test analysis

Thermal methods and in-situ combustion

Reserve booking

Carbon sequestration & storage

Sequence Stratigraphy for students

Carbonate Stratigraphy

Formation Evaluation

Image log interpretation

Geocellular modeling

Microseismic

Monterey core workshop

Monitoring programs for fracking

 

 

 

 

Other Activities

 

Monterey Bay Aquarium - Tour and Dinner

Moss Landing Marine Lab

Monterey Bay Cruises

Point Lobos to Santa Cruz

Cannery Row

17 Mile Drive

 

 

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