Rocky Mountain - 62nd Annual Meeting (21-23 April 2010)
Session No. 12 Wednesday, 21 April 2010
1:15 PM-4:00 PM, Rushmore Plaza Civic Center: Rushmore G

T11. Geology of Shale: From Source Rocks to Reservoir Rocks

Neil S. Fishman and Sven Egenhoff, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 1:15 PM Introductory Remarks
12-11:20 PM SYNCHROTRON IMAGING OF BURGESS SHALE FOSSILS: EVIDENCE FOR BIOCHEMICAL COPPER (HEMOCYANIN) IN THE MIDDLE CAMBRIAN ARTHROPOD MARRELLA SPLENDENS: PRATT, Brian R.1, PUSHIE, M. Jake2, PICKERING, Ingird J.3, and GEORGE, Graham N.1, (1) Dept. of Geological Sciences, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK S7N 5E2, Canada, brian.pratt@usask.ca, (2) Dept. of Geological Sciences, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK S7J 2T4, (3) Dept. of Geological Sciences, University of Saskatchewan, Sasaktoon, SK S7N 5E2
12-21:40 PM STORM DEPOSITION IN THE "ANOXIC" LOWER MISSISSIPPIAN UPPER BAKKEN SHALE OF NORTH DAKOTA - HOW DEEP WAS THE WILLISTON BASIN?: EGENHOFF, Sven O., Geosciences Department, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523-1482, sven@warnercnr.colostate.edu and FISHMAN, Neil S., U.S. Geological Survey, Box 25046 MS 939, Denver, CO 80225
12-32:00 PM BITUMEN FILLED FRACTURES IN THE BAKKEN FORMATION AND IMPLICATIONS FOR GAS SHALE SYSTEMS: HILL, Ronald, Marathon Oil Company, 5555 San Felipe, Houston, TX 77056, ronaldjhill@marathonoil.com
12-42:20 PM CHERT BEDS IN THE UPPER DEVONIAN-LOWER MISSISSIPPIAN WOODFORD SHALE IN OKLAHOMA—POSSIBLE RESERVOIR ROCKS?: FISHMAN, Neil1, ELLIS, Geoffrey2, PAXTON, Stanley T.3, ABBOTT, Marvin3, and BOEHLKE, Adam R.1, (1) U.S. Geological Survey, Box 25046 MS 939, Denver, CO 80225, nfishman@usgs.gov, (2) U.S. Geological Survey, Box 25046 MS 939, Denver, CO 80302, (3) U.S. Geological Survey Oklahoma Water Science Center, 202 NW 66th, Bldg. 7, Oklahoma City, OK 73116
 2:40 PM Break
12-53:00 PM DEPOSITIONAL ANATOMY OF A PHOSPHATE DOMINATED SOURCE ROCK SUCCESSION: THE MEADE PEAK MEMBER, PHOSPHORIA FORMATION, PERMIAN, USA: CASSLE, Christopher F., Department of Geosciences, Colorado State University, Warner College of Natural Resources, Fort Collins, CO 80523-1482, cfcassle@cnr.colostate.edu and EGENHOFF, Sven O., Geosciences Department, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523-1482
12-63:20 PM METALLIFEROUS ORGANIC-RICH BLACK SHALES: WHERE DO THE METALS COME FROM?: EMSBO, Poul, US Geological Survey, Denver Federal Center, MS 973, Box 25046, Denver, CO 80225, pemsbo@usgs.gov and BREIT, George N., U.S. Geol Survey, MS 964, Box 25046, Denver Federal Center, Denver, CO 80225
12-73:40 PM MOLAR-TOOTH STRUCTURE: CARBONATE MUD DIKELETS GENERATED BY SYNSEDIMENTARY EARTHQUAKES: PRATT, Brian R., Dept. of Geological Sciences, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK S7N 5E2 Canada, brian.pratt@usask.ca

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