Carbon Sequestration Presentations

Randy Locke presented "Illinois Basin—MVA Programs at Mumford Hills and Sugar Creek EOR Sites" at the U.S. Department of Energy, Regional Carbon Sequestration Partnership Review Meeting, November 17, 2009, held at the Hilton Hotel, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Edward Mehnert presented "Safeguarding Groundwater Quality at Geologic Carbon Sequestration Sites: An Illinois Basin Example" on November 3, 2009 at a meeting of the Illinois Groundwater Association in Springfield, Illinois. Approximately 40 people attended that meeting. He presented the same talk on November 17 at a meeting of the Chicago Section of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois. The meeting was attended by approximately 20 people. Mehnert also presented "Geologic Carbon Sequestration in the Illinois Basin and Potential Effects on Groundwater" on November 20 at the Hydrosystems Seminar in Urbana, hosted by the University of Illinois Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Approximately 50 people attended this seminar.