November 2017 Bulletin


LGS Luncheon – November 2017



Title: Toward improved modeling in turbidite depositional systems: Case studies from the Gulf of Mexico, Western Irish Namurian Basin, and Alpine Foreland Basin

Jonathan R. Rotzien Basin Dynamics

Exploration and field extension wells drilled in the Gulf of Mexico and other turbidite-dominated depositional systems continue to face key geologic risks including reservoir presence and . . . → Read More: LGS Luncheon – November 2017

LBOPG Announces End of Grandfathered Application Acceptance


After nearly three years, the Louisiana Board of Professional Geoscientists is setting a deadline for the completion of applications begun under the grandfathering period. When the board was first established by the Louisiana Legislature, applications for grandfather status were accepted during a period between January 1, 2013, and January 1, 2015. Nearly 2,000 applications for . . . → Read More: LBOPG Announces End of Grandfathered Application Acceptance

President’s Letter – November 2017

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Dear LGS Members:

Wow! Another month has come and gone. I hope you all had an opportunity to attend LAGCOE, the GCAGS convention, or both! Our LAGCOE breakfast was a success. The ten UL students did a fantastic job sharing their interesting and pertinent research. Here is a list of our winners:

First place: Mark . . . → Read More: President’s Letter – November 2017

October 2017 Bulletin


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LGS Beer & Steer


Interested in learning about geosteering? Join LGS at Jefferson Street Pub on 12/7 for a geosteering short course, networking and beer! The first 15 professional and 15 student attendees will receive 2 drink tickets with their registration. . . . → Read More: LGS Beer & Steer

September 2017 Bulletin


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President’s Letter – October 2017

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Dear LGS Members:

Thank you to those who attended our BBQ Ice Breaker. We had approximately 55 attendees that enjoyed the food, music, and friendship of our members and guests. Attendance was a little low compared to previous years, so I encourage you to be an active member in our society and our events. Our . . . → Read More: President’s Letter – October 2017

GIS Short Course


Join us as we spend 2 days getting reacquainted or acquainted with GIS software. . . . → Read More: GIS Short Course

LGS / SWLGS Annual Kick-off BBQ


LGS & SWLGS will be hosting the Annual Kickoff BBQ on Thursday, September 28th, 2017 at Vermilionville 6pm-10pm. Tickets are available here on our site. . . . → Read More: LGS / SWLGS Annual Kick-off BBQ