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AAPG Pacific Section

March 31-April 2, 2008, Bakersfield, California

Search and Discovery Article #90076 (2008)
Posted March 6, 2008

*Appreciation is expressed to Larry C. Knauer ([email protected]) for making the abstracts available for posting on Search and Discovery.

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Hydrocarbon Leakage Through a Paleochannel Across Faults: A Case Study in Wilmington Oil Field, California
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History of Oil Exploration and Mineral Exploitation in the Palos Verdes Peninsula
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Possible Extension of the 100 Year Old Casmalia Field, Santa Barbara County, California
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Multiple Uses of Image Logs Within the Los Angeles Basin
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Uplift of the Palos Verdes Tectonic Block from 600 ka, As Evidenced by Mapping of the Palos Verdes Fault, Pre- and Syn-Uplift Deposition, and Related Structures: Results of High-Resolution Offshore Seismic Imaging
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Mechanical Stratigraphy in the Monterey Formation and its Control on Fracture Geometry, Distribution and Scaling
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Oil and Gas Exploration in Honey Lake Basin, Lassen County, California
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Petrology of the Catalina Schist in the Palos Verdes Hills
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The Pleistocene Paleontology and Stratigraphy of Palos Verdes Peninsula
by Stephen E. Jacobs

Development of the Marvic/Spellacy Sands at Bremer, Midway-Sunset
by Osama Karaman, Karen Blake, and Greg Bowers

Fracture Optimization by Integrating Completion Engineering and Advanced Borehole Seismic Methodologies
by Mitch Kniffin, John Harkrider, Brian Fuller, Les Engelbrecht, Marc Sterling, and Richard Van Dok

New Insights into Dolomite Concretions, Phosphatic Shale Member, Monterey Formation: Carbonate Associated Sulfate and d34S
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Bustling DFW Airport Creates Unlikely Setting for High-fold 3-D Survey to Image Barnett Shale
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Techniques for Improved Prospect Evaluation: Examples from Gulf of Mexico
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New Facility Offers Public Access to Important Rocky Mountain Core and Data
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Stratigraphy of the Joaquin Ridge Sandstone: a Sand-rich Deep-water System
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The Value of Water Injection
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Distribution of Conglomerates in a Submarine Canyon System, Upper Miocene Potter Sandstone, Midway-Sunset Field, Kern County, California
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First Commercial Success for a New Waterflood Sweep Improvement Treatment
by Danielle Ohms, Jennifer McLeod, Katrina Yancey, Craig J. Graff, Harry Frampton, K. T. Chang, Jim C. Morgan, and Stephen Cheung

The Tectono-stratigraphic Evolution of the Palos Verdes Peninsula, Southern California
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Addressing Key Uncertainties During Production Analog Identification Process in a Heavy Oil Pool of the Upper Miocene Potter Sandstone, Midway-Sunset Field, Kern County, California
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Families of Miocene Monterey Crude Oil, Seep, and Tarball Samples in Coastal California
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Origins and Problems of Cultral Stratigraphy and Chronology in Southern California, as Originally Defined at the Malaga Cove Archaeology Site in the Palos Verdes Hills
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Concepts and Methods for the Prediction of Reservoir Hydrocarbon Type Using Ratios of Mudlog Gas Chromatography C1-C5 Gases
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Oil Field History and Current Activities, Midway-Sunset Oil Field, California
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The “Type” San Pedro Sand From the Palos Verdes Peninsula: How Characteristic Is It?
by Daniel J. Ponti

The Corcoran Clay at Great Depths in the Southern San Joaquin Valley, CA
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Paleomagnetism and Tectonic Rotation of the Southern Coast Ranges, California
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The Sedimentary Record of the Middle Permian Subduction Initiation in the El Paso Mountains, California
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Seismic Noise Removal Whilst Preserving the Amplitude Response
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Applying Modern Petrophysical Techniques to Vintage E-log's, Kettleman Hills North Dome Field, CA
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The Bakersfield Arch as an Integral Part of the Southern Sierra Nevada (SN) Uplift
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Structure and Stratigraphy of the Bakersfield Arch as the Markers of Active Epeirogenic Uplift Superimposed Across a Complex Basinal Facies System
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Onshore-offshore Cabrillo Fault, Palos Verdes, California: a Tectonic Fault Associated with the Palos Verdes Fault
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Kern River Field: Framework and Future of an Old Giant
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Diagenesis of the Point of Rocks Sandstone (Middle to Late Eocene) , McKittrick Oil Field, California
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New Insights on the Southern Coyote Creek Fault and Superstition Hills Fault
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