AAPG recognized Injection-Induced Earthquakes, the 2013 paper by W.L. Ellsworth, Injection-Induced Earthquakes (Science, Vol. 341, 1225942) as the winner of the 2016 Best Recent Paper Award for the AAPG Petroleum Structure and Geomechanics Division.
According to the organization, "The most impactful scientific publications are technically informative, timely and contextually relevant, and challenge new ways of thinking. Ellsworth’s review of injection-induced earthquakes is highly successful in each of those ways.