GEO ExPro article on the Neuquén Basin by Olivier Galland and Caroline Sassier
Olivier Galland and Caroline Sassier published their account of the Neuquén Foothills in the latest issue of GEO ExPro.
Outcrop of the organic-rich Vaca Muerta Formation in the Neuquén Basin.
This is the third in a series on the Andean Geotrail, following articles on the Torres del Paine and Southern Chile’s Ring of Fire. The Neuquén Basin is known for its richness in dinosaur fossils, exhibits exciting tectonic and volcanic features, and is the main hydrocarbon-producing province in South America.
Read the full article about Olivier’s and Caroline’s impressions and experiences here (pp. 20-23).