The LABGS meets each month to network and learn about geologic research, application, theory, or observation that is of interest to the members of the society

 

Los Angeles Basin Geological Society

Schedule of Events

Click here for a list of past speakers

 

2017 Speaker Schedule – Luncheon Meetings

 

January 26th, 2017 – Katherine (Katie) Kovac, Jonah Energy

THE JONAH GAS FIELD, SUBLETTE COUNTY, WYOMING: RECENT DEVELOPMENTS

 

February 23rd, 2017 – Raymond (Ray) Ingersoll, UCLA Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences

NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN RECONSTRUCTING SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

 

March 23rd, 2017 – Robert D. (Dan) Francis, Ph.D., CSULB Professor of Geology, Director of Los Angeles Basin Subsurface Data Center, and past Department of Geological Sciences Chair

"BLACK GOLD IN CALIFORNIA: THE STORY OF THE CALIFORNIA PATROELUM INDUSTRY"

 

April 27th, 2017 – Austin Hendy, Ph.D., Paleontologist, Los Angeles Natural History Museum

"PALEOTOLOGY AND THE PANAMA CANAL: LOOKING TO THE FUTURE WHILE PRESERVING THE PAST AT THE NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM"

 

May 25th, 2017 – Joann Stock, Ph.d., Professor of Geology and Geophysics California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA

THE SOUTHERN END OF THE SAN ANDREAS FAULT: ACTIVE TECTONICS, BURIED BASINS, AND MAGMATISM

 

June 22nd, 2017 –Bill Bartling, Dept. of Conservation, DOGGR

Department of Oil, Gas and Geothermal Resources – Organizational Renewal Plan and Update on Regulatory Progress and Impacts

 

July - Break for summer

 

September 21st, 2017 –W. Richard Laton, Ph.D., PG, CHG, CPG, Associate Professor of Hydrogeology, California State University, Fullerton

LOW ALTITUDE PHOTOGRAPHY UTILIZING UAVs: GEOLOGIC AND HYDROLOGIC APPLICATIONS

 

October 26th, 2017 –Eldon Gath, President, Earth Consultants International

THE SANTA ANA MOUNTAINS: INDENTER TECTONICS AND THE EARTHQUAKE HAZARDS OF “THE OC”

 

 

 

 

Time / Date:

Generally the 4th Thursday of each month    

 

Typical Meeting Agenda

                    Lunch Served:        11:30 AM to 12:00PM          

                    Announcements:   11:50 AM to 12:15 PM

                    Guest Speaker:      12:15 PM to 12:45 PM

                    Questions/Close:   12:45 PM to 1:00 PM

 

 

Cost:

Lunch and Speaker:     $25.00 with reservation

                                        $30.00 without reservations

                                        $20.00 Retired 

Student:                          $5.00

 

Reservations:

Make your reservations using our web site by clicking the Lunch Reservations link on the left or by emailing ryweller@gmail.com or phoning Ryan Weller at (562) 637-6019. Reservations must be made by 10:00 am Tuesday morning prior to the meeting to receive the discount price noted above. As always walk-ons are welcome.

Place:

The Grand at Willow Street Conference Center located at 4101 East Willow Street, Long Beach, CA. (562-426-0555).  Take Lakewood Boulevard south from the San Diego Freeway (405), turn west onto Willow Street and turn right onto Grand Avenue at the sign for the Center.  Park free in the garage structure.

 

 

 

 

 

 


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