Topic: "Louisiana Coastal Geohazards Atlas" project
Presented by: Dr. Gary Kinsland
Dr. Kinsland was born in Eugene, Oregon on June 10, 1947 and grew-up in Southwestern Oregon. He graduated form Coquille High School in 1965 then attended the University of Rochester in Rochester, New York from 1965-1969 and received a B. S. in Physics. He then entered the Geology program at U of R and received his M. S. in 1971 and his Ph. D. in 1974 pursuing studies in high-pressure earth mantel mineral phases and strengths. After two years as a post-docturate at U of R he took a visiting assistant professor job at Arizona State University for the 1976-1977 year where he learned and taught exploration geophysics. In the Fall of 1977 he accepted a position, at, then USL in Lafayette, Louisiana as a mineralogist/geophysicist. He has remained at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and has concentrated on geophysical research. For several years he led a research effort dedicated to the development of coalbed natural gas resources of northern Louisiana. Since 1994 he has pursued research related to the Chicxulub Impact Structure on the Yucitan Peninsula of Mexico. He has collected and interpreted geophysical and topographic data over the feature and more recently has found geophysical and subsurface evidence of the effects of the Impact in the subsurface of northern Louisiana. During his years here he has pursued research related to the faulting and stratigraphic development of southern Louisiana. Many of these studies have resulted in student theses related to geopressured-geothermal resource potential or oil/gas field studies. He has published studies which utilize Light Detection and Ranging along with gravity data to characterize southern Louisiana faults.
The AAPL has approved this event for 1 CE credit.
2nd Annual LAPL Fishing Tournament
September 27, 2019
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!!
The LAPL will be holding its 2nd Annual Fishing Tournament at Big Lake. This year the tournament will be held on September 27, 2019 at Hebert's Marina and Rita's Cajun Kitchen at Big Lake with a Calcutta Social the night before.
In conjunction with AAPL, the LAPL will also be hosting a Field Landman Seminar on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at the Golden Nugget Casino in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Please join us for this great event. If you are interested in participating in or sponsoring this event, please contact David Rogers by phone at (337)232-2606 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2019-LAPL Fishing Tournament Entry Form and Rules.pdf
Lafayette Association of Professional Landmen, Inc.
P.O. Box 53491, Lafayette, LA 70505