Distinguished Achievement Award for Individuals
Kenneth Bird, Ph.D. will be honored with the Distinguished Achievement Award for Individuals in recognition of his contributions and extraordinary accomplishments in the industry. As a petroleum geologist, Bird led assessment teams to produce a series of scientifically sound, methodologically rigorous, and policy-neutral products widely accepted in Alaska and the global Arctic regions.
Since the 1980s, Bird has been at the forefront of resource-assessment projects that have been executed by the United States Geological Survey.
His publication list exceeds 180 titles and his advanced knowledge on regional geology, stratigraphy, paleogeography, petroleum systems, and related topics have been cited in more than 600 articles.