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Niagaran Stratigraphy; Hamilton, Ontario, 1972
J. T. Sanford et al., 89 pp., illus., maps, soft cover
$6
Glacial Features of the Hamilton-Galt Area and Sub-drift Topography of the Erie-Huron Lowland, Andrew J. Mazola
Niagaran-Alexandrian (Silurian Stratigraphy and Tectonics), John T. Sanford
Selected Facies of the Alexandrian Rocks Exposed Along the Niagara Escarpment, I. P. Martini
Correlation of the New York, Ontario and Northern Michigan Silurian, by Means of Fossils, with the European Standards, A. J. Boucot
Late Lower and Early Upper Silurian Relationships of Western New York and Ontario, W. J. Kilgour
Geological Stratigraphy From Microsampling, Robert E. Mosher
Carbonate Section at Highway 403, R. E. Mosher and J. T. Sanford
Notes Regarding Regional Correlation Chart, K. R. Chaivre and J. T. Sanford
Alexandrian-Niagaran Regional Correlation Chart, Map — Hamilton Area, K. R. Chaivre and J. T. Sanford

Geology and the Environment: Man, Earth and Nature in Northwestern Lower Michigan, 1973
W. T. Straw and R. L. Chambers, ed., 224 pp., illus., maps, soft cover
$10
Introduction, L. P. Leopold
Environmental Geology of Houghton Lake Area, Roscommon County, Michigan, K. E. Childs and S. B. Upchurch
Pleistocene Geology of the Northwestern Quarter Southern Peninsula, Michigan, D. F. Eschman, W. R. Farrand and E. B. Evenson
Late Glacial History of the Pere Marquette River, Mason and Lake Counties, Michigan, D. F. Eschman, W. R. Farrand and E. B. Evenson
Stratigraphy of the Northwestern Portion of the Lower Peninsula, Michigan, J. Fisher
Soils, Geology and Agriculture in Michigan, D. R. Islieb
Niagaran Pinnacle Reefs in Michigan, W. Mantek
Surface Waters of Northwestern Lower Michigan, W. D. Marks
Hydro-Geological Evaluations Essential to Effective Land Disposal of Wastewaters, D. M. Pierce
Lake Michigan Coastal Processes: Leland to Manistee, Michigan, S. B. Upchurch
Geology and the Energy-Environment Dilemma, J. C. Woodruff
Sand, Wind, and Grass — The Healing of a Dune, R. J. Amsterberg, Jr.
User Study — Characteristics and Attitudes — Michigan's Ausable River, G. H. Byelich
Michigan State Forests and the Off-Road Vehicle, E. W. Caveny, Jr.
The Historical Development of Manistee and Its Environmental Impact, K. E. Childs
The Pi-Wan-Go-Ning Prehistoric District at Norwood, Michigan, C. E. Cleland
Prehistoric Settlement of Northwest Lower Michigan, C. E. Cleland
A Commentary on Non-Renewable-Resource Utilization, G. Ells
The Site Dictates the Plan, W. J. Johnson
Solid Waste Disposal, F. B. Kellow
Economic Implications of Land Use Change in Northern Michigan, L. W. Libby
Perceptions and Values in Recreational Use of the Natural Environment, N. J. Marshall
Michigan's Planning Systems, L. Nichols, II
Soils Can Be a Disaster, J. H. Tanton
Don't Wait for Tomorrow, J. Woerner
Environmental Geology of the Houghton Lake Area, Roscommon County, Michigan (road log), T. L. Swearingen, K. E. Childs and S. B. Upchurch
Pere Marquette Auto Tour, G. E. McLaughlin
Road Log — Higgins Lake to Hartwick Pines
Geology and the Energy-Environment Dilemma (roadlog), J. C. Woodruff
Geological Significance of the Petoskey-Charlevoix Area — Its Economic and Environmental Impact, R. T. Segall and H. O. Sorensen
The Historical Development of Manistee and Its Environmental Impact (road log), K. E. Childs
Changing Patterns of Shoreland Use (road log), P. C. Ryner
Lake Michigan Coastal Processes: Leland to Manistee, Michigan (road log), S. B. Upchurch
Road Log — Traverse City to Ludington, H. B. Stonehouse
Silurian Reef-Evaporite Relationships, 1974
L. Briggs and D. Briggs, et al., 111 pp., illus., soft cover
$6
Niagara-Salina Relationships in the Michigan Basin, Louis I. and Darinka Briggs
Core Examination in Subsurface Laboratory, John Huh
Nature and Significance of Silurian Rocks at Maumee Quarry Ohio, Charles F. Kahle
Structural Evolution of Northern Indiana during Silurian Time, Robert H. Shaver
The Evidence for Lockport-Salina Facies Changes in the Subsurface of Northwestern Ohio, A. Janssens
Ordovician and Silurian Geology of the N. Peninsula of Michigan, 1980
R. B. Votaw, 40 pp., illus., maps, soft cover
Out of Print
See CD # 7
Ordovician and Silurian Road Log, Robert B. Votaw
Middle and Upper Ordovician conodonts from the Upper Peninsula Michigan, Robert B. Votaw
Ordovician exposures in the central part of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, Robert B. Votaw
Paleozoic Stratigraphic Studies on the Michigan Basin's Northern Rim, Bruce A. Liberty
Classic Silurian Reefs of the Chicago Area, 1988
D. G. Mikulic and J. Kluessendorf, 49 pp., illus., maps
$10

Upper Keweenawan Rift-Fill Sequence, Mid-Continent Rift System, Michigan, 1988
P. A. Daniels and R. D. Elmore, M. S. Wollensak, ed., 150 pp., illus., maps, soft cover
$15
Overview — Upper Keweenawan Rift-Fill Sequence, Mid-Continent Rift System, Michigan, Paul A. Daniels and R. Douglas Elmore
Lecture Abstract — Keweenawan-age Caliche and Vadose Carbonate in Rocks of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, J. Kalliokoski
Lecture Abstract — Middle Proterozoic (Keweenawan) Sedimentary Rocks, Lake Superior Region, Richard W. Ojakangas
The Control of Extrusion and Sedimentary Patterns within Keweenawan Age Structures of the Lake Superior Basin by Taphrogenesis, Albert B. Dickas
Provenance and Tectonic Significance of the Keweenawan Interflow Sedimentary Rocks South Side of Lake Superior, George P. Merk
The Nonesuch Formation: Lacustrine Sedimentation in a Precambrian Mid-Continent Rift Basin, R. Douglas Elmore, Michael H. Engel, and Paul A. Daniels, Jr.
Jacobsville Sandstone, J. Kalliokoski
Geohydrology of Carboniferous Aquifers of the Michigan Basin, 1994
D. B. Westjohn, 80 pp., illus., soft cover
$10
Road log and description of stops, by D. B. Westjohn
Geologic setting and hydrogeologic framework of Carboniferous rocks in the Michigan Basin, D. B. Westjohn and T. L. Weaver
Pore fluid evolution in an intracratonic basin setting, Kurt F. Zacharias, Duncan F. Sibley, and David T. Long
Michigan Basin solid-phase investigation, by D. B. Westjohn
Sedimentology, Paleogeography and Geochemical Weathering of the Pennsylvanian Strata of Grand Ledge, Michigan, 1994
M. A. Velbel, J. R. Price and D. S. Brandt, 58 pp., illus.
$10

Northeast Lower Peninsula Geological Field Conference, 2004
T. J. Black and M. S. Wollensak, 133 pp., illus., maps, digital presentations and posters (available on CD-ROM only)
$10
Road Log and Stop Descriptions by T. J. Black, D. Baxter and M. S. Wollensak
Methane Gas Venting at Hemlock Lake, by T. J. Black
The Glaciated Landscape in the Grand Traverse Bay Region of Michigan and the Nature of the Greatlakean Advance of the Laurentide Ice Sheet in Michigan, USA, poster by S. C. Lindstrom
Thunder Bay Marine Sanctuary Sink Hole Investigations, poster by T. J. Black
Evaluation of Relationships Between Hydrogeologic Environment and Petroleum Hydrocarbon Remediation in Quaternary Glacial Sediments, presentation by Lisa M. Botcher and Arden D. Davis
Log Curve Amplitude Slicing of the Traverse Group in the Pentwater Field, Oceana County, Michigan, by Albert S. Wylie, Jr.
Traverse Group Stratigraphy in the Michigan Basin — A Detailed Review, by Albert S. Wylie, Jr.
Special Paper #1: Middle Devonian Stratigraphy and Depositional Environments in the Michigan Basin, 1974
W. C. Gardner, 144 pp., illus., maps
$6
Special Paper #2: The Bell River Mills Gas Field; Productive Niagaran Reefs Encased by Sabhka Deposits, 1977
D. Gill, 118 pp., illus.
$6

Special Paper #4: Ordovician and Silurian Rocks of the Michigan Basin and its Margins, 1985
K. R. Cercone and J. M. Budai (eds.), 96 pp., illus.
Out of Print
See CD # 7
The Trenton Formation in the Michigan Basin and environs: pertinent questions about its stratigraphy and diagenesis, James Lee Wilson & Arijeet Sengupta
Facies, diagenesis and the upper contact of the Trenton limestone of northern Indiana, Brian Keith
A petrographic and well log analysis of five wells in the Trenton-Utica transition in the northern Michigan Basin, Cheryl Rae Hiatt & Stephan Nordeng
Thermal history of the Michigan Basin: evidence from conodont coloration index, Craig G. Hogarth & Duncan F. Sibley
Conodont biostratigraphic correlations around the Michigan Basin, Robert B. Votaw
Comparative stratigraphic framework for Silurian reefs — Michigan Basin to surrounding platforms, John B. Droste & Robert H. Shaver
Lithofacies and depositional environments of the Burnt Bluff group in the Michigan Basin, William B. Harrison
Early diagenesis of middle Silurian pinnacle reefs, northern Michigan, Karen Rose Cercone & Kyger C. Lohmann
Lithofacies and geochemistry of selected interreef wells, middle Silurian, in Kalkaska County, Eric Percher
Facies and depositional setting of the A-i Carbonate (Silurian) in the Michigan Basin, W. Thomas Straw
Flow regimes in the Silurian of the Michigan Basin, Peter Sonnenfeld
Depositional facies, dolomitization and porosity of the Henryhouse Formation (Silurian), Anadarko Basin, Zuhair Al-Shaieb, Geoffrey B. Beardall, Jr. & Gary F. Stewart

Stratigraphic Lexicon for Michigan, 2001
Paul A. Catacosinos, William B. Harrison, III, Robert F. Reynolds, David B. Westjohn and Mark S. Wollensak, CPG, 56 pp., chart

$4
Introduction, Stratigraphic Problems and Lexicon Stratigraphic Nomenclature for Michigan, 2000 Chart

Oil & Gas Fields Symposium, April 1969, Volume 1, 1969
200 pp., 3-ring binder, maps, illus.

*No longer available in print — See Historical CD 5
N/A*
Includes field descriptions from 18 fields in Michigan. Each Field listed below includes: written description of field history and reservoir geology, tabled general field data and reservoir details (updated to 1991 figures). Each field may contain one or more of the following: structural maps, logs, stratigraphic sections and cross-sections. The field descriptions are presented in a 3-ring binder.
Index Map — Oil & Gas Fields of Michigan (updated in 1991): Mississippian and younger, Devonian, Silurian, Ordovician and older
Proration of Michigan Gas Production (updated in 1991)
Oil and Gas Producing Zones in Michigan
Field Descriptions (alphabetical): Albion-Scipio Trend, Belle River Mills, Columbus, Deep River, East Norwich, Enterprise, Headquarters, Northville, Overisel, Peters, Porter, Ray, Reed City, Salem, Six Lakes, Stony Lake, Wayland and Winterfield. (all with 1991 updates)

Oil & Gas Fields of the Michigan Basin, Volume 2, 1991
502 pp., 3-ring binder, maps, illus.

*No longer available in print — See Historical CD 5
N/A*
Includes field descriptions from 51 fields in Michigan and Ontario. Each Field listed below includes: written description of field history and reservoir geology, tabled general field data and reservoir details. Each field may contain one or more of the following: structural maps, logs, cross-sections, seismic sections, color plates, and photographs. The field descriptions are presented in a 3-ring binder. Each chapter (geologic period) includes an introduction.
Mississippian
Berea: New Lothrup, Williams
Devonian
Antrim: Charlton 19 Project
Traverse: Chesaning 20, Peacock, Sauble
Dundee: Oil Springs, South Buckeye
Richfield: Winterfield
Silurian
Northern and Western Niagaran: Bear Lake 22, Blue Lake 18, South Chester 21, Claybanks 2, Manistee 24, South Vienna 30, North Chester 18 Southwestern, Central and Southeastern Niagaran: Capac, Chatham A, Eaton Rapids 7, Fowlerville, Handy 27, Iosco 20, Iosco 24, Kimball-Collinville, Lyon 34, Onondaga 21A, Pennfield 35, Petrolia East, Unadilla 2, White Oak 15
Ordovician
Trenton/Black River: Deerfield, Hillman, Stony Point Glenwood and Pre-Glenwood: Akron, Burdell, Ensley, Falmouth, Fletcher Pond, Goodwell, Hardwood Point, Leroy, Reed City, South Buckeye, West Branch, Woodville, Clayton, Kawkawlin, Rose City
Small-but-Significant Production
Sylvania, Marshall-Michigan, Mt. Simon-Trempeauleau, Prairie du Chien (Hillsdale & Jackson): Calvin 28, Lime Lake, Shaver
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