Session No. 126 Tuesday, October 29, 2002

8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Colorado Convention Center: A101/103
T4. Coal Resource and Utilization Issues
Peter D. Warwick and Margaret S. Ellis, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
126-18:00 AM NEW PERSPECTIVES ON KENTUCKY'S COAL RESOURCES: EBLE, Cortland F., Energy & Minerals Section, Kentucky Geol Survey, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506-0107, eble@kgs.mm.uky.edu.
126-28:15 AM ASSESSMENT OF THE QUANTITY AND QUALITY OF THE MAJOR PRODUCING COALS IN THE ILLINOIS BASIN: HATCH, Joseph R., U. S. Geol Survey, MS977, Box 25046, Denver Federal Center, Denver, CO 80225, jrhatch@usgs.gov, AFFOLTER, Ronald H., U. S. Geol Survey, MS939, Box 25046, Denver Federal Center, Denver, CO 80225, and GUNTHER, Gregory L., U. S. Geol Survey, MS 939, Box 25046, Denver Federal Center, Denver, CO 80225
126-38:30 AM COAL RESOURCES IN THE U.S. GULF OF MEXICO COASTAL PLAIN: WARWICK, Peter D., SANFILIPO, John R., and KARLSEN, Alexander W., U.S. Geol Survey, 956 National Ctr, Reston, VA 20192, pwarwick@usgs.gov
126-48:45 AM TOWARDS AN INTEGRATED SUBJECTIVE PROBABILISTIC ASSESSMENT METHODOLOGY FOR POTENTIALLY MINEABLE COAL: MILICI, Robert C., U.S. Geol Survey, 956 National Ctr, Reston, VA 20192, rmilici@usgs.gov.
126-59:00 AM COAL-BENCH SPLITS VS. MERGES--A COMPLICATION TO PREDICTING TRENDS IN MULTIPLE-BENCH COAL SEAMS: GREB, Stephen F., Kentucky Geological Survey, University of Kentucky, 228 MMRB, Lexington, KY 40506-0107, greb@kgs.mm.uky.edu and EBLE, Cortland F., Kentucky Geological Survey, Univ of Kentucky, 228 MMRB, Lexington, KY 40506-0107
126-69:15 AM COAL BED DECOLLEMENT-RELATED STRUCTURAL CONTROLS ON ROOF STABILITY IN EASTERN COAL MINES: PHILLIPSON, Sandin E., Roof Control Division, Mine Safety and Health Administration, Pittsburgh Safety and Health Technology Center, P.O. Box 18233, Pittsburgh, PA 15236, phillipson-sandin@msha.gov.
126-79:30 AM RELATION OF COAL QUALITY TO COAL BED THICKNESS, APPALACHIAN BASIN, USA: NEUZIL, Sandra G. and CECIL, C. Blaine, U.S. Geol Survey, 956 National Center, Reston, VA 20192, sneuzil@usgs.gov
126-89:45 AM A GIS MODEL FOR EVALUATING THE IMPACTS OF COAL BED METHANE SURFACE WATER DISCHARGES: WILKERSON, Gregory V., Dept. of Civil and Architectural Engr, Univ of Wyoming, P.O. Box 3295, Laramie, WY 82071-3295, gw@uwyo.edu.
126-910:00 AM THE HIGH-PERMEABILITY FRUITLAND FORMATION COAL-BED METHANE FAIRWAY, SAN JUAN BASIN, NEW MEXICO AND COLORADO: A PRODUCT OF THE BASIN'S STRUCTURAL EVOLUTION?: FASSETT, James E., U. S. Geol Survey, Emeritus, 552 Los Nidos Drive, Santa Fe, NM 87501, jimgeology@qwest.net.
 10:15 AM Poster Viewing
126-1010:30 AM QUALITY CHARACTERISTICS OF TERTIARY LIGNITE SAMPLES FROM WESTERN KENTUCKY AND TENNESSEE: HACKLEY, Paul C., U.S. Geol Survey, 956 National Center, Reston, VA 20192, phackley@usgs.gov and WARWICK, Peter D., U.S. Geol Survey, 956 National Ctr, Reston, VA 20192
126-1110:45 AM CHEMICAL AND ISOTOPIC COMPOSITION OF WATER CO-PRODUCED WITH COALBED METHANE IN THE FORT UNION AND WASATCH FORMATIONS OF THE POWDER RIVER BASIN, WYOMING AND MONTANA: RICE, Cynthia A.1, ELLIS, Margaret S.2, BARTOS, Timothy T.3, and FLORES, Romeo M.2, (1) U.S. Geol Survey, P.O. Box 25046, MS 973, Lakewood, CO 80225, crice@usgs.gov, (2) U.S. Geol Survey, P.O. Box 25046, MS 939, Lakewood, CO 80225, (3) U.S. Geol Survey, 2617 E. Lincolnway, Suite B, Cheyenne, WY 82001-5662
126-1211:00 AM PRELIMINARY ORGANIC MATURITY MODEL FOR THE NORTHERN TWO THIRDS OF THE BOWSER AND SUSTUT BASINS, NORTH-CENTRAL BRITISH COLUMBIA: EVENCHICK, C.A.1, OSADETZ, K.G.2, HANNIGAN, P.K.2, and HAYES, M.C.3, (1) Geol Survey of Canada, 101-605 Robson St, Vancouver, BC V6B 5J3, Canada, cevenchick@gsc.nrcan.gc.ca, (2) Geol Survey of Canada - Calgary, 3303 33rd St. N.W, Calgary, AB T2L 2A7, Canada, (3) British Columbia Ministry of Energy and Mines, PO Box 9326, Stn Prov. Government, Victoria, BC V8W 9N3, Canada
126-1311:15 AM PRELIMINARY GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM COAL QUALITY DATABASE OF ACTIVE MINES IN VENEZUELA: KARLSEN, Alex W.1, HACKLEY, Paul C.1, BROOKS, William E.1, FINKELMAN, Robert B.1, and DE FERNANDEZ, Zonia O.2, (1) U.S.Geol Survey, MS 956 National Center, Reston, VA 20192, akarlsen@usgs.gov, (2) INGEOMIN, Torre Oeste, Parque, Central Piso 8, Caracas, 1010, Venezuela
 11:30 AM Discussion

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