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Atlas of Major Texas Oil Reservoirs: Data Base, by M. H. Holtz, Noel Tyler, C. M. Garrett, Jr., W. G. White, and N. J. Banta. 1 disk (1.2 MB) containing ASCII and dBASE III PLUS® files for loading into a microcomputer database (production data updated to January 1990), 1991. AT0004, $40.00.
Atlas of Northern Gulf of Mexico Gas and Oil Reservoirs: Volume 1. Miocene and Older Reservoirs, by S. J. Seni, T. F. Hentz, W. R. Kaiser, and E. G. Wermund, Jr., eds. 199 p., 646 figs., 3 pls., 2 apps., 1997, 1 CD-ROM. AT0012, $295.00
Atlas of Northern Gulf of Mexico Gas and Oil Reservoirs: Volume 2. Pliocene and Pleistocene Reservoirs, by T. F. Hentz, S. J. Seni, and E. G. Wermund, Jr., eds. 78 p. 203 figs., 3 pls., 2 apps., 1997, 1 CD-ROM. AT0015, $195.00
3-D Seismic and Well Log Data Set: Fluvial Reservoir Systems—Stratton Field, South Texas, compiled by R. A. Levey, B. A. Hardage, Rick Edson, and Virginia Pendleton. 1 CD-ROM and 30-p. text booklet, 1994. SW0003, $40.00
CD-ROM: Targeted Technology Applications for Infield Reserve Growth, by R. A. Levey, C. L. Ruthven, W. G. White, D. M. Spinney, and Clint Phillips. CD-ROM and user's guide, 1994. SW0004, $20.00
Boonsville 3-D Seismic Data Set, by B. A. Hardage, J. L. Simmons, D. E. Lancaster, R. Y. Elphick, R. D. Edson, D. L. Carr, and Virginia Pendleton. 40 p., 9 figs., 5 tables, 1 appendix, 1 CD-ROM, 1996. SW0007, $145.00
West Waha and Worsham-Bayer Fields Data Set: 3-D Seismic Data, Well Logs, and Production Records, by R. P. Major, B. A. Hardage, G. B. Asquith, D. E. Lancaster, V. M. Pendleton, and L. E. Remington. 1 CD-ROM, 1998. SW0008, $35.00

Reference High-Resolution Correlation Cross Sections, Paleogene Section, Texas Coastal Plain, by W. E. Galloway, Xijn Liu, Deborah Travis- Neuberger, and Liangqing Xue. 19-p. text, 6 figs., 1 appendix, 5 high-resolution correlation cross sections, 1994. CS0010, $10.00

Regional Stratigraphic Cross Sections, Comanche Cretaceous (Fredericksburg-Lower Washita Division), Edwards and Stockton Plateaus, West Texas: Interpretation of Sedimentary Facies, Depositional Cycles, and Tectonics, by C. I. Smith, J. B. Brown, and F. E. Lozo. 39 p., 18 figs., 6 pls., 2 apps., 2000. CS0011, $12.00

Field Extension in a Carbonate Reservoir: An Example from the Central Basin Platform, Permian Basin, West Texas, by R. P. Major. 28 p., 16 figs., 1 table, 1990. GC9003, $4.00

Geothermal and Heavy-Oil Resources in Texas: Direct Use of Geothermal Fluids to Enhance Recovery of Heavy Oil, by S. J. Seni and T. G. Walter. 52 p., 34 figs., 6 tables, 4 apps., 1993. GC9303, $6.00

Comparison of Empirical Models for Calculating Vuggy Porosity and Cementation Exponent of Carbonates from Log Responses, by F. P. Wang and F. J. Lucia, 27 p., 17 figs., 1 table, 1 appendix, 1993. GC9304, $4.00

Targeted Secondary Recovery of Hydrocarbons from Barrier-Bar and Tidal-Channel Facies, Jackson Group, Prado Field, South Texas, by S. J. Seni and S. J. Choh. 47 p., 21 figs., 1 table, 2 apps., 1994. GC9402, $6.00

Controls on Reservoir Heterogeneity in Permian Shallow-Water-Platform Carbonate Reservoirs, Permian Basin: Implications for Improved Recovery, by S. C. Ruppel, Charles Kerans, R. P. Major, and M. H. Holtz. 30 p., 25 figs., 1995. GC9502, $5.50

Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials (NORM) in Produced Water and Scale from Texas Oil, Gas, and Geothermal Wells: Geographic, Geologic, and Geochemical Controls, by R. S. Fisher. 48 p., 12 figs., 7 tables, 1 appendix, 1995. GC9503, $7.50

Facies Heterogeneity in a Modern Ooid Sand Shoal-An Analog for Hydrocarbon Reservoirs, by R. P. Major, Don G. Bebout, and Paul M. Harris. 30 p., 19 figs., 1996. GC9601, $5.00

Extent, Mass, and Duration of Hydrocarbon Plumes from Leaking Petroleum Storage Tank Sites in Texas, by R. E. Mace, R. S. Fisher, D. M. Welch, and S. P. Parra. 52 p., 24 figs., 7 tables, 4 apps., 1997; reprinted 1998. GC9701, $6.50

Electrical Imaging Catalog: Microresistivity Images and Core Photos from Fractured, Karsted, and Brecciated Carbonate Rocks, by Ursula Hammes. 40 p., 32 figs., 1997. GC9702, OP [$6.50]

A Practical Use of Vertical Seismic Profiles--Stratigraphic Calibration of 3-D Seismic Data, by B. A. Hardage. 11 p., 5 figs., 1997. GC9704, $4.50

Principles of Onshore 3-D Seismic Design, by B. A. Hardage. 23 p., 13 figs., 1997. GC9705, $5.00

Basin Morphological Controls on Submarine-Fan Depositional Trends: Spraberry Sandstone, Permian Basin, Texas, by Noel Tyler, J. C. Gholston, and E. H. Guevara. 43 p., 30 figs., 1997. GC9706, $6.00

3-D Seismic Stratal-Surface Concepts Applied to the Interpretation of a Fluvial Channel System Deposited in a High-Accommodation Environment, by B. A. Hardage and R. L. Remington. 15 p., 15 figs., 1998. GC9801, $4.00

Facies and Diagenesis of the Austin Chalk and Controls on Fracture Intensity-A Case Study from North-Central Texas, by S. D. Hovorka. 47 p., 34 figs., 6 tables, 1998. GC9802, $7.50

3-D Seismic Interpretation of Deep, Complex Structures in the Delaware Basin, West Texas, by B. A. Hardage, V. M. Pendleton, and G. B. Asquith. 42 p., 31 figs., 1 table, 1999. GC9901, $13.00

Characterization of Bedded Salt for Storage Caverns-A Case Study from the Midland Basin, Texas, by S. D. Hovorka. 80 p., 33 figs., 1 appendix, 2000. GC0001, $11.00

Guide to the Permian Reef Geology Trail, McKittrick Canyon, Guadalupe Mountains National Park, West Texas, D. G. Bebout and Charles Kerans, eds., 48 p., 46 figs., 1993. GB0026, $8.50

Reservoir Modeling of Restricted Platform Carbonates: Geologic/Geostatistical Characterization of Interwell-Scale Reservoir Heterogeneity, Dune Field, Crane County, Texas, by G. E. Fogg and F. J. Lucia. 66 p., 58 figs., 4 tables, 2 apps., 1990. RI0190, $7.50

Delineation of Unrecovered Mobile Oil in a Mature Dolomite Reservoir: East Penwell San Andres Unit, University Lands, West Texas, by R. P. Major, G. W. Vander Stoep, and M. H. Holtz. 52 p., 51 figs., 2 tables, 1990. RI0194, $6.00

Deposition and Diagenesis in a Marine-to-Evaporite Sequence: Permian Upper Wolfcamp Formation and Lower Wichita Group, Palo Duro Basin, Texas Panhandle, by R. S. Fisher and H. H. Posey. 34 p., 22 figs., 3 tables, 1990. RI0195, $6.00

Regional Depositional Systems Tracts, Paleogeography, and Sequence Stratigraphy, Upper Pennsylvanian and Lower Permian Strata, North- and West-Central Texas, by L. F. Brown, Jr., R. F. Solís-Iriarte, and D. A. Johns. 116 p., 43 figs., 2 tables, 27 pls., 1990. RI0197, $26.00

Plio-Pleistocene Depositional Sequences of the Southeastern Texas Continental Shelf and Slope: Geologic Framework, Sedimentary Facies, and Hydrocarbon Distribution, by R. A. Morton, R. H. Sams, and L. A. Jirik. 80 p., 40 figs., 1 table, 1 appendix, 3 pls., 1991. RI0200, $9.00

Stratigraphic Analysis of the Upper Devonian Woodford Formation, Permian Basin, West Texas and Southeastern New Mexico, by J. B. Comer. 63 p., 12 figs., 4 apps., 7 pls., 1991. RI0201, $7.50

Integrated Characterization of Permian Basin Reservoirs, University Lands, West Texas: Targeting the Remaining Resource for Advanced Oil Recovery, by Noel Tyler, D. G. Bebout, C. M. Garrett, Jr., E. H. Guevara, C. R. Hocott, M. H. Holtz, S. D. Hovorka, Charles Kerans, F. J. Lucia, R. P. Major, S. C. Ruppel, and G. W. Vander Stoep. 136 p., 67 figs., 2 tables, 1991. RI0203, $7.00
Characterization of a Karsted, High-Energy, Ramp-Margin Carbonate Reservoir: Taylor-Link West San Andres Unit, Pecos County, Texas, by F. J. Lucia, Charles Kerans, and G. W. Vander Stoep. 46 p., 37 figs., 3 tables, 1992. RI0208, $5.50
Plio-Pleistocene Genetic Sequences of the Southwestern Louisiana Continental Shelf and Slope: Geologic Framework, Sedimentary Facies, and Hydrocarbon Distribution, by R. A. Morton and W. B. Ayers, Jr. 74 p., 1 table, 35 figs., 1 appendix, 1992. RI0210, $8.50
Salt Tectonics on the Continental Slope, Northeast Green Canyon Area, Northern Gulf of Mexico: Evolution of Stocks and Massifs from Reactivation of Salt Sheets, by S. J. Seni. 102 p., 59 figs., 4 tables, 1994. RI0212, $7.50
Water-Level Controls on Halite Sedimentation: Permian Cyclic Evaporites of the Palo Duro Basin, by S. D. Hovorka. 51 p., 29 figs., 1 table, 2 pls., 1994. RI0214, $8.00
Depositional and Diagenetic Facies Patterns and Reservoir Development in Silurian and Devonian Rocks of the Permian Basin, by S. C. Ruppel and M. H. Holtz. 89 p., 80 figs., 2 tables, 1 appendix, 1994. RI0216, $7.00
Increased Oil Recovery Potential from Barrier/Strandplain Reservoirs, Jackson-Yegua Trend, by Geologically Targeted Infill Drilling: Examples from Seventy-Six West and Colmena-Cedro Hill Fields, South Texas, by D. S. Hamilton. 52 p., 45 figs., 1994. RI0217, $4.00
Depositional Environments of Unstable Shelf-Margin Deltas of the Oligocene Vicksburg Formation, McAllen Ranch Field, South Texas, by R. P. Langford and J. M. Combes. 60 p., 27 figs., 3 tables, 1994. RI0219, $6.00
Quantifying Secondary Gas Resources in Fluvial/Deltaic Reservoirs: A Case History from Stratton Field, South Texas, by R. A. Levey, R. J. Finley, and M. A. Sippel. 38 p., 41 figs., 3 tables, 2 apps., 1994. RI0221, $5.00
Production Optimization of Tide-Dominated Deltaic Reservoirs of the Lower Misoa Formation (Lower Eocene), LL-652 Area, Lagunillas Field, Lake Maracaibo, Venezuela, by W. A. Ambrose, E. R. Ferrer, S. P. Dutton, F. P. Wang, Antonio Padron, Williams Carrasquel, J. S. Yeh, and Noel Tyler. 46 p., 29 figs., 1995. RI0226, $6.00
Identification and Assessment of Remaining Oil Resources in the Frio Fluvial-Deltaic Sandstone Play, South Texas, by M. H. Holtz and L. E. McRae. 46 p., 33 figs., 7 tables, 1995. RI0227, $6.00
Geologic and Hydrologic Assessment of Natural Gas from Coal: Greater Green River, Piceance, Powder River, and Raton Basins, Western United States, by Roger Tyler, W. R. Kaiser, A. R. Scott, D. S. Hamilton, and W. A. Ambrose. 219 p., 131 figs, 4 tables, 4 apps., 1995. RI0228, $26.00
Origin and Development of Playa Basins, Sources of Recharge to the Ogallala Aquifer, Southern High Plains, Texas and New Mexico, by T. C. Gustavson, V. T. Holliday, and S. D. Hovorka. 44 p., 22 figs., 4 tables, 1995. RI0229, $7.00
Chert Reservoir Development in the Devonian Thirtyone Formation: Three Bar Field, West Texas, by S. C. Ruppel and S. D. Hovorka. 50 p., 40 figs., 3 tables, 1995. RI0230, $87.50
Flow-Unit Characterization and Recovery Optimization of a Braid-Delta Sandstone Reservoir, Tirrawarra Oil Field, South Australia, by H. S. Hamlin, S. P. Dutton, R. J. Seggie, Noel Tyler, and J. S. Yeh. 44 p., 49 figs., 6 tables, 1995. RI0231, $11.00
Canyon Sandstones—A Geologically Complex Natural Gas Play in Slope and Basin Facies, Val Verde Basin, Southwest Texas, by H. S. Hamlin, S. J. Clift, S. P. Dutton, T. F. Hentz, and S. E. Laubach. 80 p., 68 figs., 5 tables, 4 apps., 1995. RI0232, $7.50
Sequence Hierarchy and Facies Architecture of a Carbonate-Ramp System: San Andres Formation of Algerita Escarpment and Western Guadalupe Mountains, West Texas and New Mexico, by Charles Kerans and W. M. Fitchen. 86 p., 55 figs., 2 tables, 2 plates, 1995. RI0235, $10.50
Combining P-Wave and S-Wave Seismic Data to Improve Prospect Evaluation, by B. A. Hardage. 47 p., 37 figs., 2 tables, 1996; reprinted 1998, 1999. RI0237, $5.50
Oil and Gas on Texas State Lands: An Assessment of the Resouce and Characterization of Type Reservoirs, by R. P. Major (editor). G. B. Asquith, R. J. Barnaby, K. T. Barrow, D. G. Bebout, G. L. Causey, J. C. Fiduk, W. M. Fitchen, M. H. Gardner, C. M. Garrett, Jr., D. S. Hamilton, M. H. Holtz, P. R. Knox, R. P. Major, D. R. Prezbindowski, J. U. Ricoy, Q. Ye, J. S. Yeh, and H. Zeng (contributing authors). 166 p., 14 chapters, 114 figs., 9 tables, 1997. RI0241, $12.50
Geologic and Engineering Characterization of Turbidite Reservoirs, Ford Geraldine Unit, Bell Canyon Formation, West Texas, by S. P. Dutton, M. D. Barton, G. B. Asquith, M. A. Malik, A. G. Cole, J. Gogas, J. I. Guzman, and S. J. Clift. 88 p., 74 figs., 7 tables, 1999. RI0255, $10.00
Technology Transfer Needs and Requirements for Independent Oil and Gas Producers, by TIPRO and BEG. 33 p., 11 figs., 1992. SR0012, $3.00

Geologic and Engineering Approaches in Evaluation of San Andres/Grayburg Hydrocarbon Reservoirs—Permian Basin, D. G. Bebout and P. M. Harris, eds. 297 p., 271 figs., 8 text pls., 8 tables, 1 plate, 1990. SP0005, $15.00

Catalog of All Cores in Well Data File (core only), CD-ROM. IS0004, $10.00

Catalog of All Wells in Well Data File (cuttings, cores), CD-ROM. IS0005, $10.00

Gas Research Publications
Atlas of Major Texas Gas Reservoirs: Data Base, by C. M. Garrett, Jr., E. C. Kosters, N. Banta, and W. G. White. 2 disks (360K and 1.2MB) containing ASCII and dBASE III PLUS® files for loading into a microcomputer data base, 1991. AT0003, $40.00
Atlas of Major Central and Eastern Gulf Coast Gas Reservoirs, D. G. Bebout, W. A. White, C. M. Garrett, Jr., and T. F. Hentz, eds. 88 p., 457 figs., 34 tables, 4 pls., 1992. AT0005, $38.00
Atlas of Major Central and Eastern Gulf Coast Gas Reservoirs: Data Base, by C. M. Garrett, Jr., D. G. Bebout, W. A. White, T. F. Hentz, and W. G. White. 1 disk (1.44 MB) containing ASCII and dBASE III PLUS files for loading into a microcomputer data base (production data updated through 1992), 1993. AT0006, $30.00
Atlas of Major Midcontinent Gas Reservoirs, by D. G. Bebout, W. A. White, T. F. Hentz, and M. K. Grasmick, eds. 85 p., 404 figs., 32 tables, 4 pls., 1993. AT0007, $38.00
Atlas of Major Midcontinent Gas Reservoirs: Data Base, by C. M. Garrett, Jr., D. G. Bebout, W. A. White, T. F. Hentz, and W. G. White. 1 disk (1.44 MB) containing ASCII and dBASE III PLUS® files for loading into a microcomputer data base (production data updated to January 1991), 1993. AT0008, $30.00
Atlas of Northern Gulf of Mexico Gas and Oil Reservoirs: Volume 1. Miocene and Older Reservoirs, by S. J. Seni, T. F. Hentz, W. R. Kaiser, and E. G. Wermund, Jr., eds. 199 p., 646 figs., 3 pls., 2 apps., 1997, 1 CD-ROM. AT0012, $295.00
Atlas of Northern Gulf of Mexico Gas and Oil Reservoirs: Volume 2. Pliocene and Pleistocene Reservoirs, by T. F. Hentz, S. J. Seni, and E. G. Wermund, Jr., eds. 78 p. 203 figs., 3 pls., 2 apps., 1997, 1 CD-ROM. AT0015, $195.00

3-D Seismic and Well Log Data Set: Fluvial Reservoir Systems—Stratton Field, South Texas, by R. A. Levey, B. A. Hardage, Rick Edson, and Virginia Pendleton. CD-ROM and 30-p. text booklet, 1994. SW0003, $40.00

CD-ROM: Targeted Technology Applications for Infield Reserve Growth, by R. A. Levey, C. L. Ruthven, W. G. White, D. M. Spinney, and Clint Phillips. CD-ROM and user's guide, 1994. SW0004, $20.00

Reference High-Resolution Correlation Cross Sections, Paleogene Section, Texas Coastal Plain, by W. E. Galloway, Xijn Liu, Deborah Travis-Neuberger, and Liangqing Xue. 19-p. text, 6 figs., 1 appendix, 5 high-resolution correlation cross sections, 1994. CS0010, $10.00

Facies Heterogeneity and Brine-Disposal Potential of Miocene Barrier-Island, Fluvial, and Deltaic Systems: Examples from Northeast Hitchcock and Alta Loma Fields, Galveston County, Texas, by W. A. Ambrose. 35 p., 24 figs., 1 table, 1 appendix, 1990. GC9004, $4.50

Structural History and Origin of the Sabine Arch, East Texas and Northwest Louisiana, by M. L. W. Jackson and S. E. Laubach. 47 p., 26 figs., 2 tables, 1991. GC9103, $7.00
Core and Log Analyses of Depositional Systems and Reservoir Properties of Gulf Coast Natural Gas Reservoirs: An Integrated Approach to Infield Reserve Growth in Frio, Vicksburg, and Wilcox Sandstones, R. A. Levey, ed. 56 p., 52 figs., 3 tables, 1992. GC9201, $6.50
Gas Reservoir Quality Variations and Implications for Resource Development, Frio Formation, South Texas: Examples from Seeligson and Stratton Fields, by J. D. Grigsby and D. R. Kerr. 27 p., 19 figs., 3 tables, 1993. GC9302, $6.00
Comparison of Empirical Models for Calculating Vuggy Porosity and Cementation Exponent of Carbonates from Log Responses, by F. P. Wang and F. J. Lucia, 27 p., 17 figs., 1 table, 1 appendix, 1993. GC9304, $4.00
Use of Dipmeters in Stratigraphic and Depositional Interpretation of Natural Gas Reservoirs of the Oligocene Vicksburg Formation: An Example from McAllen Ranch Field, Hidalgo County, Texas, by R. P. Langford, J. D. Hall, and W. E. Howard. 39 p., 23 figs., 3 tables, 1994. GC9401, $6.50
Targeted Secondary Recovery of Hydrocarbons from Barrier-Bar and Tidal-Channel Facies, Jackson Group, Prado Field, South Texas, by S. J. Seni and S.-J. Choh. 47 p., 21 figs., 1 table, 2 apps., 1994. GC9402, $6.00
A 3-D Seismic Case History Evaluating Fluvially Deposited Thin-Bed Reservoirs in a Gas-Producing Property, by B. A. Hardage, R. A. Levey, Virginia Pendleton, James Simmons, and Rick Edson. 16 p., 22 figs., 1995. GC9501, $6.50
Controls on Reservoir Heterogeneity in Permian Shallow-Water-Platform Carbonate Reservoirs, Permian Basin: Implications for Improved Recovery, by S. C. Ruppel, Charles Kerans, R. P. Major, and M. H. Holtz. 30 p., 25 figs., 1995. GC9502, $5.50
Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials (NORM) in Produced Water and Scale from Texas Oil, Gas, and Geothermal Wells: Geographic, Geologic, and Geochemical Controls, by R. S. Fisher. 48 p., 12 figs., 7 tables, 1 appendix, 1995. GC9503, $7.50
Facies Heterogeneity in a Modern Ooid Sand Shoal-An Analog for Hydrocarbon Reservoirs, by R. P. Major, D. G. Bebout, and P. M. Harris. 30 p., 19 figs., 1996. GC9601, $5.00
Extent, Mass, and Duration of Hydrocarbon Plumes from Leaking Petroleum Storage Tank Sites in Texas, by R. E. Mace, R. S. Fisher, D. M. Welch, and S. P. Parra. 52 p., 24 figs., 7 tables, 4 apps., 1997; reprinted 1998. GC9701, $6.50
A Practical Use of Vertical Seismic Profiles--Stratigraphic Calibration of 3-D Seismic Data, by B. A. Hardage. 11 p., 5 figs., 1997. GC9704, $4.50
Principles of Onshore 3-D Seismic Design, by B. A. Hardage. 23 p., 13 figs., 1997. GC9705, $5.00
Basin Morphological Controls on Submarine-Fan Depositional Trends: Spraberry Sandstone, Permian Basin, Texas, by N. Tyler, J. C. Gholston, and E. H. Guevara. 43 p., 30 figs., 1997. GC9706, $6.00
3-D Seismic Interpretation of Deep, Complex Structures in the Delaware Basin, West Texas, by B. A. Hardage, V. M. Pendleton, and G. B. Asquith. 42 p., 31 figs., 1 table, 1999. GC9901, $13.00

Guide to the Permian Reef Geology Trail, McKittrick Canyon, Guadalupe Mountains National Park, West Texas, D. G. Bebout and Charles Kerans, eds. 48 p., 46 figs., 1993. GB0026, $8.50

Reservoir Modeling of Restricted Platform Carbonates: Geologic/Geostatistical Characterization of Interwell-Scale Reservoir Heterogeneity, Dune Field, Crane County, Texas, by G. E. Fogg and F. J. Lucia. 66 p., 58 figs., 4 tables, 2 apps., 1990. RI0190, $7.50
Deposition and Diagenesis in a Marine-to-Evaporite Sequence: Permian Upper Wolfcamp Formation and Lower Wichita Group, Palo Duro Basin, Texas Panhandle, by R. S. Fisher and H. H. Posey. 34 p., 22 figs., 3 tables, 1990. RI0195, $6.00
Regional Depositional Systems Tracts, Paleogeography, and Sequence Stratigraphy, Upper Pennsylvanian and Lower Permian Strata, North- and West-Central Texas, by L. F. Brown, Jr., R. F. Solís-Iriarte, and D. A. Johns. 116 p., 43 figs., 2 tables, 27 pls., 1990. RI0197, $26.00
Plio–Pleistocene Depositional Sequences of the Southeastern Texas Continental Shelf and Slope: Geologic Framework, Sedimentary Facies, and Hydrocarbon Distribution, by R. A. Morton, R. H. Sams, and L. A. Jirik. 80 p., 40 figs., 1 table, 1 appendix, 3 pls., 1991. RI0200, $9.00
Stratigraphic Analysis of the Upper Devonian Woodford Formation, Permian Basin, West Texas and Southeastern New Mexico, by J. B. Comer. 63 p., 12 figs., 4 apps., 7 pls., 1991. RI0201, $7.50
Characterization of a Karsted, High-Energy, Ramp-Margin Carbonate Reservoir: Taylor-Link West San Andres Unit, Pecos County, Texas, by F. J. Lucia, Charles Kerans, and G. W. Vander Stoep. 46 p., 37 figs., 3 tables, 1992. RI0208, $5.50
Plio-Pleistocene Genetic Sequences of the Southwestern Louisiana Continental Shelf and Slope: Geologic Framework, Sedimentary Facies, and Hydrocarbon Distribution, by R. A. Morton and W. B. Ayers, Jr. 74 p., 1 table, 35 figs., 1 appendix, 1992. RI0210, $8.50
Salt Tectonics on the Continental Slope, Northeast Green Canyon Area, Northern Gulf of Mexico: Evolution of Stocks and Massifs from Reactivation of Salt Sheets, by S. J. Seni. 102 p., 59 figs., 4 tables, 1994. RI0212, $7.50
Depositional, Structural, and Sequence Framework of the Gas-Bearing Cleveland Formation (Upper Pennsylvanian), Western Anadarko Basin, Texas Panhandle, by T. F. Hentz. 73 p., 34 figs., 9 tables, 1994. RI0213, $7.00
Water-Level Controls on Halite Sedimentation: Permian Cyclic Evaporites of the Palo Duro Basin, by S. D. Hovorka. 51 p., 29 figs., 1 table, 2 pls., 1994. RI0214, $8.00
Depositional and Diagenetic Facies Patterns and Reservoir Development in Silurian and Devonian Rocks of the Permian Basin, by S. C. Ruppel and M. H. Holtz. 89 p., 80 figs., 2 tables, 1 appendix, 1994. RI0216, $7.00
Depositional Environments of Unstable Shelf-Margin Deltas of the Oligocene Vicksburg Formation, McAllen Ranch Field, South Texas, by R. P. Langford and J. M. Combes. 60 p., 27 figs., 3 tables, 1994. RI0219, $6.00
Quantifying Secondary Gas Resources in Fluvial/Deltaic Reservoirs: A Case History from Stratton Field, South Texas, by R. A. Levey, R. J. Finley, and M. A. Sippel. 38 p., 41 figs., 3 tables, 2 apps., 1994. RI0221, $5.00
Reservoir Heterogeneity and Permeability Barriers in the Vicksburg S Reservoir, McAllen Ranch Gas Field, by R. P. Langford, J. D. Grigsby, R. E. Collins, M. A. Sippel, and E. G. Wermund. 64 p., 37 figs., 4 tables, 1994. RI0222, $8.00
Canyon Sandstones—A Geologically Complex Natural Gas Play in Slope and Basin Facies, Val Verde Basin, Southwest Texas, by H. S. Hamlin, S. J. Clift, S. P. Dutton, T. F. Hentz, and S. E. Laubach. 80 p., 68 figs., 5 tables, 4 apps., 1995. RI0232, $7.50
Oil and Gas on Texas State Lands: An Assessment of the Resouce and Characterization of Type Reservoirs, by R. P. Major (editor). G. B. Asquith, R. J. Barnaby, K. T. Barrow, D. G. Bebout, G. L. Causey, J. C. Fiduk, W. M. Fitchen, M. H. Gardner, C. M. Garrett, Jr., D. S. Hamilton, M. H. Holtz, P. R. Knox, R. P. Major, D. R. Prezbindowski, J. U. Ricoy, Q. Ye, J. S. Yeh, and H. Zeng (contributing authors). 166 p., 14 chapters, 114 figs., 9 tables, 1997. RI0241, $12.50
Geologic and Engineering Characterization of Turbidite Reservoirs, Ford Geraldine Unit, Bell Canyon Formation, West Texas, by S. P. Dutton, M. D. Barton, G. B. Asquith, M. A. Malik, A. G. Cole, J. Gogas, J. I. Guzman, and S. J. Clift. 88 p., 74 figs., 7 tables, 1999. RI0255, $10.00
Spatial Statistics of Permeability Data from Carbonate Outcrops of West Texas and New Mexico: Implications for Improved Reservoir Modeling, by J. W. Jennings, Jr. 50 p., 31 figs., 9 tables, 2 apps., 2000. RI0258, $11.00
Petrophysical Characterization and Distribution of Remaining Mobile Oil: South Cowden Grayburg Reservoir, Ector County, Texas, by F. J. Lucia. 54 p., 53 figs., 6 tables, 2000. RI0260, $13.00
Technology Transfer Needs and Requirements for Independent Oil and Gas Producers, by TIPRO and BEG. 33 p., 11 figs., 1992. SR0012, $3.00

Geologic and Engineering Approaches in Evaluation of San Andres/Grayburg Hydrocarbon Reservoirs—Permian Basin, D. G. Bebout and P. M. Harris, eds. 297 p., 271 figs., 8 text pls., 8 tables, 1 plate, 1990. SP0005, $15.00

Coalbed Methane Research Publications

Coalbed Methane in the Upper Cretaceous Fruitland Formation, San Juan Basin, New Mexico and Colorado, W. B. Ayers, Jr., and W. R. Kaiser, eds. 216 p., 168 figs., 14 tables, 1994. RI0218, $18.00

Geologic and Hydrologic Controls on Coalbed Methane: Sand Wash Basin, Colorado and Wyoming, by W. R. Kaiser, A. R. Scott, D. S. Hamilton, Roger Tyler, R. G. McMurry, Naijiang Zhou, and C. M. Tremain. 151 p., 85 figs., 9 tables, 1994. RI0220, $11.00

Geologic and Hydrologic Assessment of Natural Gas from Coal: Greater Green River, Piceance, Powder River, and Raton Basins, Western United States, by Roger Tyler, W. R. Kaiser, A. R. Scott, D. S. Hamilton, and W. A. Ambrose. 219 p., 131 figs, 4 tables, 4 apps., 1995, reprinted 2000. RI0228, $26.00

The Application of a Coalbed Methane Producibility Model in Defining Coalbed Methane Exploration Fairways and Sweet Spots: Examples from the San Juan, Sand Wash, and Piceance Basins, by Roger Tyler, W. R. Kaiser, and R. G. McMurry. 59 p., 37 figs., 1 table, 1997. RI0244, $8.50

Geophysics Research Publications

3-D Seismic and Well Log Data Set: Fluvial Reservoir Systems—Stratton Field, South Texas, by R. A. Levey, B. A. Hardage, Rick Edson, and V. M. Pendleton. CD-ROM and 30-p. text booklet, 1994. SW0003, $40.00

CD-ROM: Targeted Technology Applications for Infield Reserve Growth, by R. A. Levey, C. L. Ruthven, W. G. White, D. M. Spinney, and Clint Phillips. CD-ROM and user's guide, 1994. SW0004, $20.00

West Waha and Worsham-Bayer Fields Data Set: 3-D Seismic Data, Well Logs, and Production Records, by R. P. Major, B. A. Hardage, G. B. Asquith, D. E. Lancaster, V. M. Pendleton, and L. E. Remington. 10 figs., 2 tables, 3-D data on a CD-ROM in SEGY format, 1998. SW0008, $35.00

A 3-D Seismic Case History Evaluating Fluvially Deposited Thin-Bed Reservoirs in a Gas-Producing Property, by B. A. Hardage, R. A. Levey, V. M. Pendleton, J. Simmons, and Rick Edson. 16 p., 22 figs., 1995. GC9501, $6.50

Seismic Analysis of the Duval County Ranch Area, South Texas: Assessment of Exploration Potential in the Wilcox, Queen City, and Jackson-Yegua Plays, by J. C. Fiduk and D. S. Hamilton. 42 p., 29 figs., 1995. GC9504, OP [$4.50]

Principles of Onshore 3-D Seismic Design, by B. A. Hardage. 23 p., 13 figs., 1997. GC9705, $5.00

3-D Seismic Stratal-Surface Concepts Applied to the Interpretation of a Fluvial Channel System Deposited in a High-Accommodation Environment, by B. A. Hardage and R. L. Remington. 15 p., 15 figs., 1998. GC9801, $4.00
3-D Seismic Interpretation of Deep, Complex Structures in the Delaware Basin, West Texas, by B. A. Hardage, V. M. Pendleton, and G. B. Asquith. 42 p., 31 figs., 1 table, 1999. GC9901, $13.00
Hydrogeology Research Publications

Integration of Ground-Water and Vadose-Zone Geochemistry to Investigate Hydrochemical Evolution: A Case Study in Arid Lands of the Northern Chihuahuan Desert, Trans-Pecos Texas, by R. S. Fisher and W. F. Mullican III. 36 p., 11 figs., 7 tables, 3 apps., 1990. GC9005, $5.00

Surface Fissures in the Hueco Bolson and Adjacent Basins, West Texas, by R. W. Baumgardner, Jr., and B. R. Scanlon. 40 p., 19 figs., 2 tables, 1992. GC9202, $5.00

Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials (NORM) in Produced Water and Scale from Texas Oil, Gas, and Geothermal Wells: Geographic, Geologic, and Geochemical Controls, by R. S. Fisher. 43 p., 12 figs., 7 tables, 1 appendix, 1995. GC9503, $7.50

The Wilcox Group (Paleocene-Eocene) in the Sabine Uplift Area, Texas: Depositional Systems and Deep-Basin Lignite, by W. R. Kaiser. 20 p., 11 figs., 2 tables, 16 pls., 1990. GF0002, $15.00

Identification of Sources and Mechanisms of Salt-Water Pollution Affecting Ground-Water Quality: A Case Study, West Texas, by B. C. Richter, A. R. Dutton, and C. W. Kreitler. 43 p., 32 figs., 3 tables, 2 apps., 1990. RI0191, $5.50

Hydrogeology of the Northern Segment of the Edwards Aquifer, Austin Region, by R. K. Senger, E. W. Collins, and C. W. Kreitler. 58 p., 34 figs., 2 tables, 1990. RI0192, $7.00

Arid Basin Depositional Systems and Paleosols: Fort Hancock and Camp Rice Formations (Pliocene-Pleistocene), Hueco Bolson, West Texas and Adjacent Mexico, by T. C. Gustavson. 49 p., 29 figs., 3 tables, 1 app., 1991. RI0198, $7.50

Regional Hydrodynamics of Variable-Density Flow Systems, Palo Duro Basin, Texas, by R. K. Senger. 54 p., 30 figs., 4 tables, 1991. RI0202, $6.50

Hydrogeologic Investigations of Deep Ground-Water Flow in the Chihuahuan Desert, Texas, by W. F. Mullican III and R. K. Senger. 60 p., 28 figs., 4 tables, 1992. RI0205, $7.00

Environmental and Applied Tracers as Indicators of Liquid and Vapor Transport in the Chihuahuan Desert, Texas, by B. R. Scanlon. 51 p., 27 figs., 5 tables, 1992. RI0207, $6.50

Origin and Development of Playa Basins, Sources of Recharge to the Ogallala Aquifer, Southern High Plains, Texas and New Mexico, by T. C. Gustavson, V. T. Holliday, and S. D. Hovorka. 44 p., 22 figs., 4 tables, 1995. RI0229, $7.00

Edwards Aquifer Ground-Water Resources: Geologic Controls on Porosity Development in Platform Carbonates, South Texas, by S. D. Hovorka, A. R. Dutton, S. C. Ruppel, and J. S. Yeh. 75 p., 39 figs., 1996. RI0238, $11.50

Playas and Recharge of the Ogallala Aquifer on the Southern High Plains of Texas--An Examination Using Numerical Techniques, by W. F. Mullican III, N. D. Johns, and A. E. Fryar. 72 p., 29 figs., 9 tables, 1997. RI0242, $6.50

Spatial Variability in Unsaturated Flow beneath Playa and Adjacent Interplaya Settings and Implications for Contaminant Transport, Southern High Plains, Texas, by B. R. Scanlon, R. S. Goldsmith, and W. F. Mullican III. 68 p., 27 figs., 7 tables, 5 apps., 1997. RI0243, $6.50

Permeability Structure of the Edwards Aquifer, South Texas-Implications for Aquifer Management, by S. D. Hovorka, R. E. Mace, and E. W. Collins. 55 p., 30 figs., 12 tables, 1998. RI0250, $8.00

Groundwater Availability in the Carrizo-Wilcox Aquifer in Central Texas-Numerical Simulations of 2000 through 2050 Withdrawal Projections, by A. R. Dutton. 53 p., 23 figs., 5 tables, 2 apps., 1999. RI0256, $6.00

Using Airborne Geophysics to Identify Salinization in West Texas, by J. G. Paine, A. R. Dutton, and M. U. Blüm. 69 p., 59 figs., 2 tables, 3 apps., 1999. RI0257, $11.00

Relationship between Arid Geomorphic Settings and Unsaturated Zone Flow: Case Study, Chihuahuan Desert, Texas, by B. R. Scanlon, R. S. Goldsmith, and R. P. Langford. 133 p., 48 figs., 8 tables, 10 apps., 2000. RI0261, $13.00

Industrial Associates Publications
Applied Geodynamics Laboratory (AGL) Publications
Restore© Software and User's Manual, by Dan Schultz-Ela and Ken Duncan. 75 p., 1 disk (requires Macintosh II or higher), 1991, upgraded 1993. SW0001 (commercial rate), $249.95; SW0002 (nonprofit rate), $49.95

A Glossary of Salt Tectonics, by M. P. A. Jackson and C. J. Talbot. 44 p., 19 figs., 2 tables, 3 apps., 1991. GC9104, $5.50

The Rise and Fall of Diapirs during Thin-Skinned Extension, by B. C. Vendeville and M. P. A. Jackson. 60 p., 51 figs., 1992. RI0209, $5.50

Initiation of Salt Diapirism by Regional Extension: Global Setting, Structural Style, and Mechanical Models, by M. P. A. Jackson and B. C. Vendeville. 39 p., 21 figs., 1994. RI0215, $5.50

Mechanics of Active Salt Diapirism, by D. D. Schultz-Ela, M. P. A. Jackson, and B. C. Vendeville. 56 p., 40 figs., 1994. RI0224, $12.50

Conceptual Breakthroughs in Salt Tectonics: A Historical Review, 1856–1993, by M.P.A. Jackson. 51 p., 41 figs., 1997. RI0246, $8.50

International Programs Publications

Production Optimization of Tide-Dominated Deltaic Reservoirs of the Lower Misoa Formation (Lower Eocene), LL-652 Area, Lagunillas Field, Lake Maracaibo, Venezuela, by W. A. Ambrose, E. R. Ferrer, S. P. Dutton, F. P. Wang, Antonio Padron, Williams Carrasquel, J. S. Yeh, and Noel Tyler. 46 p., 29 figs., 1995. RI0226, $6.00

Flow-Unit Characterization and Recovery Optimization of a Braid-Delta Sandstone Reservoir, Tirrawarra Oil Field, South Australia, by H. S. Hamlin, S. P. Dutton, R. J. Seggie, Noel Tyler, and J. S. Yeh. 44 p., 49 figs., 6 tables, 1995. RI0231, $11.00

Geologic Controls on Reservoir Architecture and Hydrocarbon Distribution in Miocene Shoreface, Fluvial, and Deltaic Deposits in the Mioceno Norte Area, Lake Maracaibo, Venezuela, by W. A. Ambrose, Milton Mendez, M. Saleem Akhter, and others. 61 p., 42 figs., 1 table, 1 appendix, 1 plate in pocket, 1998. RI0252, $11.50

Environmental Research Publications

Geologic Significance of Remotely Sensed Physiographic Features of the Texas Panhandle and Adjacent Regions, by E. W. Collins, 39 p., 15 figs., 2 tables, 4 apps., 1990. GC9001, OP [$4.00]

Tertiary and Quaternary Structure and Paleotectonics of the Hueco Basin, Trans-Pecos Texas and Chihuahua, Mexico, by E. W. Collins and J. A. Raney. 44 p., 17 figs., 1 appendix, 1991. GC9102, $5.50

Structural History and Origin of the Sabine Arch, East Texas and Northwest Louisiana, by M. L. W. Jackson and S. E. Laubach. 47 p., 26 figs., 2 tables, 1991. GC9103, $7.00

Surface Fissures in the Hueco Bolson and Adjacent Basins, West Texas, by R. W. Baumgardner, Jr., and B. R. Scanlon. 44 p., 19 figs., 2 tables, 1992. GC9202, $5.00

Historical Shoreline Changes in Copano, Aransas, and Redfish Bays, Texas Gulf Coast, by J. G. Paine and R. A. Morton. 66 p., 30 figs., 5 tables, 3 apps., 1993. GC9301, $7.50

Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials (NORM) in Produced Water and Scale from Texas Oil, Gas, and Geothermal Wells: Geographic, Geologic, and Geochemical Controls, by R. S. Fisher. 48 p., 12 figs., 7 tables, 1 appendix, 1995. GC9503, $7.50

Extent, Mass, and Duration of Hydrocarbon Plumes from Leaking Petroleum Storage Tank Sites in Texas, by R. E. Mace, R. S. Fisher, D. M. Welch, and S. P. Parra. 52 p., 24 figs., 7 tables, 4 apps., 1997. GC9701, $6.50

Gulf Shoreline Movement between Sabine Pass and the Brazos River, Texas: 1974 to 1996, by R. A. Morton. 46 p., 10 figs., 4 tables, 3 apps., 1997. GC9703, $8.00

Identification of Sources and Mechanisms of Salt-Water Pollution Affecting Ground-Water Quality: A Case Study, West Texas, by B. C. Richter, A. R. Dutton, and C. W. Kreitler. 43 p., 32 figs., 3 tables, 2 apps., 1990. RI0191, $5.50

Neotectonic History and Structural Style of the Campo Grande Fault, Hueco Basin, Trans-Pecos Texas, by E. W. Collins and J. A. Raney. 39 p., 16 figs., 5 tables, 1 appendix, 1990. RI0196, $7.00

Arid Basin Depositional Systems and Paleosols: Fort Hancock and Camp Rice Formations (Pliocene-Pleistocene), Hueco Bolson, West Texas and Adjacent Mexico, by T. C. Gustavson. 49 p., 29 figs., 3 tables, 1 appendix, 1991. RI0198, $7.50

Geology of the Infiernito Caldera and Magmatic Evolution of the Chinati Mountains, Trans-Pecos Texas, by C. D. Henry, J. G. Price, T. W. Duex, and E. W. James. 56 p., 29 figs., 5 tables, color plate, 1992. RI0206, $13.50

Environmental and Applied Tracers as Indicators of Liquid and Vapor Transport in the Chihuahuan Desert, Texas, by B. R. Scanlon. 51 p., 27 figs., 5 tables, 1992. RI0207, $6.50

Origin and Development of Playa Basins, Sources of Recharge to the Ogallala Aquifer, Southern High Plains, Texas and New Mexico, by T. C. Gustavson, V. T. Holliday, and S. D. Hovorka. 44 p., 22 figs., 4 tables, 1995. RI0229, $7.00

Permeability Structure of the Edwards Aquifer, South Texas—Implications for Aquifer Management, by S. D. Hovorka, R. E. Mace, and E. W. Collins. 55 p., 30 figs. (1 in color), 12 tables, 1998. RI0250, $8.00

Maps
V. E. Barnes, Project Director
Color, topographic base, scale 1:250,000. Older sheets are also available; click here.
Beaumont Sheet, by C. A. Shelby, M. K. Pieper, S. Aronow, and V. E. Barnes (other authors and contributors are credited on the map sheets.) 1968; revised 1992; reprinted 2000. GA0004, $6.00
Big Spring Sheet, by G. K. Eifler, Jr., J. C. Frye, A. B. Leonard, T. F. Hentz, and V. E. Barnes. 1974; revised and reprinted 1994. GA0006, $6.00
Lubbock Sheet, by G. K. Eifler, Jr., J. C. Frye, A. B. Leonard, T. F. Hentz, and V. E. Barnes. 1967; revised 1993. GA0021, $6.00
Palestine Sheet, by C. A. Shelby, M. K. Pieper, A. C. Wright (and East Texas Geological Society geologists), D. H. Eargle, and V. E. Barnes. 1968; revised 1993. GA0024, $6.00
Perryton Sheet, by G. K. Eifler, Jr., R. O. Fay, and V. E. Barnes. 1970; revised and reprinted 1994. GA0026, $6.00
Plainview Sheet, by G. K. Eifler, Jr., J. C. Frye, A. B. Leonard, T. F. Hentz, and V. E. Barnes. 1968; revised 1992. GA0027, $6.00
Tectonic Map of Texas, compiled by T. E. Ewing. 4-sheet color map, scale 1:750,000, 1990, and The Tectonic Framework of Texas, by T. E. Ewing, 36 p., 1991. SM0001, $20.00
Geologic Map of Texas, 4-sheet color map, scale 1:500,000, 1992. SM0003, $22.50
Geology of Texas Map, page-sized color map, scale: 1 inch = 100 miles, 1992. SM0002, $0.25
Tectonic Map of Texas, page-sized color map with text, scale 1 inch = 100 miles, 1994. SM0004, $0.25
Physiographic Map of Texas, by E. G. Wermund. Page-sized map and text, color, scale: 1 inch = 100 miles, 1996; reprinted 2000. SM0005, $0.25
River Basin Map of Texas, by E. G. Wermund. Page-sized map and text, color, scale: 1 inch = 100 miles, 1996; reprinted 2000. SM0006, $0.25
Land Resources of Texas, by E. G. Wermund. Page-sized map and text, color, scale: 1 inch = 100 miles, 1999. SM0007, $0.25
Vegetation/Cover Types of Texas, by R. G. Frye, K. L. Brown, and C. A. McMahan. Page-sized map and text, color, scale: 1 inch = 100 miles, 2000. SM0008, $0.25
Aquifers of Texas, by S. D. Hovorka. Page-sized map and text, color, scale: 1 inch = 100 miles, 2000. SM0009, $0.25

Structure-Contour Map on the Lower Permian Red Cave Formation, Panhandle Field and Adjacent Areas of the Texas Panhandle, by R. T. Budnik, 8-p. text, 3 pls., 1987. MM0037, $2.00

Structure Map of the San Antonio Segment of the Edwards Aquifer and Balcones Fault Zone, South-Central Texas: Structural Framework of a Major Limestone Aquifer: Kinney, Uvalde, Medina, Comal, and Hays Counties, by E. W. Collins and S. D. Hovorka. Oversize color map (scale 1:250,000) and booklet (14 p., 6 figs.), 1997. MM0038, $5.50

Geologic Map of the New Braunfels, Texas, 30 x 60 Minute Quadrangle: Geologic Framework of an Urban-Growth Corridor along the Edwards Aquifer, South-Central Texas, by E. W. Collins. Oversize color map and booklet (28 p.), 2000. MM0039 $12.00

Geologic Map of West Hueco Bolson, El Paso Region, Texas, by E. W. Collins and Jay A. Raney. Oversize color map and booklet (25 p.), 2000. MM0040 $12.00

Books
The Dimension Stone Industry of Texas, by L. E. Garner. 16 p., 15 figs., 1992. MC0082, $4.00
Texas Portland Cement Industry and Cement Resources, by M. W. McBride, T. S. Patty, and R. D. Sharpe. 72 p., 42 figs., 14 tables, 4 apps., 1992. MC0083, $8.00
Limestone Resources of Texas, by L. E. Garner. 16 p., 1 fig., 3 apps., 1994. MC0084, $4.00
The Barite Industry and Resources of Texas, by J. R. Kyle. 86 p., 51 figs., 10 tables, 2 apps., 1994. MC0085, OP [$9.00]
Bibliography and Index of Texas Geology, 1981-1985, by A. R. Masterson and Lana Dieterich. 463 p., 1990. BS0004, OP [$50.00]
Educational Material: A Resource Development Manual for Secondary Natural Gas Recovery in Conventional-Permeability Sandstone Reservoirs, by R. J. Finley, B. A. Hardage, and J. R. Ballard. 123 p., 23 figs., 2 tables, 1997. EM0005, $35.00
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