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    Foothills Structural Geology Field Trips
 
Moose Oils has one day, two day and three day field trips available in the Foothills of the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin. These field trips cover the structural and stratigraphic geology and their exploration significance in the exploration of the Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon and NWT foothills.
 
Prospects and Play Types of the Foothills of the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin
(1 day field trip)
This involves 4 hours of driving in a van with stops and about 4 hours of walking. It will provides an overview of the Prospects and Play Types of the Foothills of the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin using maps, cross sections, seismic and field examples. 
 
Moose Mountain, An example of a second generation play type in the Alberta Foothills
(2 day field trip)
This trip is the one day field trip (see above) with a helicopter flight over the Moose Mountain Oil and Gas Production and a 6 hour hike across Moose Mountain to examine the impact of structural geology on Foothills play types.

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Structural Styles and Leading Edge Geometry’s of Thrust Sheets,  Exploration Risks and Rates of Return
 
(3 day field trip)
This field trip includes the Moose Mountain Field Trip (see above) with an additional day in the Southern Alberta Foothills. It includes a visit to Savanna Creek Gas Field and a helicopter flight along the Livingstone Range to over view the structural styles that has made some of the recent gas discoveries work and where else this style may be applicable in the Foothills of the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin. 
 

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