2017-2018 Talks


June 9, 2017 - Construction of Louisiana's Groundwater Systems with Very Large Well Log Dataset, by Dr. Frank T. Tsai, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Louisiana State University


July 14, 2017 - Technology Options to Enable Low Environmental Risk Production of Natural Gas Hydrate, by Art Johnson, Hydrate Energy International, LLC

August 11, 2017 - Channel morphology changes below the Old River Control Structure: Is there a risk for the Mississippi River switching to the Atchafalaya?, by Dr. Y. Jun Xu, Louisiana State University, School of Renewable Natural Resources

September 8, 2017 - Chasing the Earth's Magnetic Field - With A Drillship, Dr. Carl Richter, University of Louisiana at Lafayette

October 13, 2017 - Solving a Geologic Puzzle: Why do Devonian plant fossils occur in late Pleistocene sediments in the Gulf of Mexico? by Barry Kohl, Ph.D.,
Dept. of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Tulane University

November 10, 2017 - Environmental High Resolution Site Characterization (HRSC) - Vertical Profiling Tools & Applications by Mr. Scott Bergeron and Mr. Bill Prochaska, Professional Technical Support Services, Inc.

December 8, 2017 - Cancelled due to inclement weather

January 12, 2017 - An Overview of Nepal with an Emphasis on Hydrogeology by Dr. Timothy W. Duex, The University of Louisiana at Lafayette School of Geosciences

February 9, 2018 - The World-Wide Impact of the Chicxulub Meteor by Dr. Gary L. Kinsland, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette - School of Geosciences

March 9, 2018 - The Dynamics of Flooding in the Amite River Basin & the Comite River Diversion Canal Project by Mr. Dietmar Rietschier, Executive Director, Amite River Drainage and Water Conservation District

April 13, 2018 - High Adventures in the Wilds of New Zealand with a Stop or Three in Hawaii and Phoenix by Mr. Bill Schramm and Ms. Mary Flasch

May 11, 2018 - TBA










Last updated: 03/11/2018