Explorer President’s Column

Ordinarily I tend to be skeptical of crusty old folks who are always claiming that 'the younger generation is going to hell in a hand basket.' Such attitudes often seem to just go with getting old and set in your ways.

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Explorer Emphasis Article

The next big thing? The Suriname Basin is proving itself an appealing target for exploration efforts.

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Explorer Emphasis Article

What makes companies successful in exploration? A global survey provides some answers.

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Explorer Division Column DPA

The Division of Professional Affairs is involved in several high profile projects at this time -- and probably the most important one is the certification of petroleum reserves evaluators.

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Explorer Emphasis Article

For the first time in a long time, Calgary is in the AAPG spotlight as the site of the Annual Convention. And, based on pre-meeting registration totals, they're not the only ones who are excited.

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Explorer Article

AAPG and SPEE respond to a call from regulators and Congress to reform how the industry estimates and reports petroleum reserves.

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Explorer Article

Like printing money in the field: Production just keeps going gangbusters in the Barnett shale play in north-central Texas.

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Explorer Division Column DPA

On a recent visit to a bookstore I came across a book titled 1001 Dumbest Things Ever Said. After reading several of the quotes, I realized that some of the worst statements are from educated individuals, many of whom hold top government positions.

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Explorer Article

Annual Meeting Technical Program

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Explorer Division Column EMD

Gas shales are currently one of the hottest plays in the United States as a result of high gas prices, the remarkable success in the Barnett Shale in the Fort Worth Basin, technological advancements in drilling and completions, and predicted near-term shortages of natural gas.

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Workshop
Muscat, Oman
Monday, 30 May – Wednesday, 1 June 2022, 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Save the date! Join us for the upcoming AAPG Exploration in Mature Basins GTW to be held from 30 May – 1 June 2022 in Muscat, Oman. More information to follow soon.

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VG Abstract

This is a less-technical education topic. It can be condensed to an hour or given as 2 two-hour sessions. It stresses selected controversial aspects of fracking that touch some combination of environment and economics and includes a short video of how fracking is done.

Request a visit from David Weinberg!

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