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The Bureau of Economic Geology’s multidisciplinary Shale Production and Reserve Study seeks to answer critical questions about the future production and economic impact of shale resouces in the U.S. 

Bureau researchers receive top AAPG awards

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Bureau Director Scott W. Tinker received the Michel T. Halbouty Outstanding Leadership Award, and researchers Stephen E. Laubach and Peter H. Hennings received Distinguished Service Awards at the 2016 AAPG Annual Meeting in Calgary.

Bob Hardage

Featured Researcher

Bob Hardage

Bob Hardage discusses EGL and his current efforts to develop technologies to acquire full-elastic seismic data with simple, low-cost, P-wave seismic sources


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Featured Publication

RI0277. Wolfberry (Wolfcampian-Leonardian) Deep-Water Depositional Systems in the Midland Basin: Stratigraphy, Lithofacies, Reservoirs, and Source Rocks
William Ambrose

Featured Seminar

William Ambrose

Facies Variability and Reservoir Quality of Incised-Valley Fill and Shallow-Marine Sandstones in the Upper Cretaceous Tuscaloosa Formation, Central Louisiana