Levorsen Winners Announced
A.I. Levorsen award winners have been announced for last year’s various AAPG Section meetings.
All will receive their honors at 2007 Section meetings. The winners are:
- Rocky Mountain Section – Geoff D. Thyne, Colorado School of Mines, Lakewood, Colo., for “Evaluation of Potential Impacts to Water Resources from Petroleum Drilling, Grand Mesa, Colorado.”
- Mid-Continent Section – Raymond P. Sorenson, Anadarko Petroleum, Houston, for “A Dynamic Model for the Permian Panhandle and Hugoton Fields, Western Anadarko Basin.”
- Gulf Coast Section – Mary L. Barrett, Centenary College of Louisiana, Shreveport, La., for “High- Resolution Foraminiferal Biostratigraphy of Cenomanian and Turonian Sandstones, Tyler County, Texas.” (Co-author is John P. Goodson Jr., Ergon Exploration, Benton, La.)
- Eastern Section – Frank R. Ettensohn, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky., for “Black-Shale Source Rocks as Indicators of Paleozoic Tectonic History in the Appalachian Foreland Basin.”