Session No. 83 Tuesday, November 6, 2001

1:30 PM-4:30 PM, Hynes Convention Center: 313
Public Policy
Larry D. Woodfork and Thomas M. Scott, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 1:30 PM Introductory Remarks
83-01:45 PM ENVIRONMENTAL, ECONOMIC, AND SOCIETAL IMPACTS OF MOUNTAINTOP REMOVAL MINING (MRTM) IN THE CENTRAL APPALACHIANS: WOODFORK, Larry D., MCCLELLAND, Steven W., NEWELL, Dawn A., and THOMSON, Amanda G., West Virginia Geol and Economic Survey, P.O. Box 879, Morgantown, WV 26507-0879, thomson@geosrv.wvnet.edu
83-02:00 PM FRACTURE VARIABILITY AND HYDROLOGIC IMPLICATIONS AT YUCCA MOUNTAIN, NEVADA: HINDS, Jennifer J., Earth Sciences, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, 1 Cyclotron Road, Mailstop 90-1116, Berkeley, CA 94720, jhinds@lbl.gov.
83-02:15 PM GEOCHEMICALLY HOMOGENEOUS TUFFS HOST THE POTENTIAL NUCLEAR WASTE REPOSITORY, YUCCA MOUNTAIN, NEVADA: PETERMAN, Zell E., U.S. Geol Survey, MS 963, Box 25046 Denver Federal Center, Denver, CO 80225, peterman@usgs.gov.
83-02:30 PM NATIONAL ENERGY POLICY: KAARLELA, Erick, Department of Interior, Bureau of Land Mgnt, 1620 L st, Washington, DC 20036, ekaarlel@wo.blm.gov.
83-02:45 PM NATURAL ANALOGS: INDEPENDENT REASONING FOR BUILDING CONFIDENCE IN DEEP GEOLOGIC DISPOSAL OF NUCLEAR WASTE: SIMMONS, Ardyth M., Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, 1 Cyclotron Rd, Berkeley, CA 94720, asimmons@lbl.gov.
 3:00 PM Break
83-03:15 PM PEAK OF WORLD OIL PRODUCTION: DEFFEYES, Kenneth S., Geosciences, Princeton Univ, Princeton, NJ 08544, deffeyes@princeton.edu.
83-03:30 PM TEMPERATURE, TIMING, AND UNSATURATED-ZONE ORIGIN OF SECONDARY CALCITE AND SILICA AT YUCCA MOUNTAIN, NEVADA: WHELAN, Joseph F., NEYMARK, Leonid A., MARSHALL, Brian D., and PACES, James B., U.S. Geol Survey, MS 963, Box 25046, Denver Federal Center, Denver, CO 80225-0046, jfwhelan@usgs.gov
83-03:45 PM THE PALEOGEOGRAPHIC ORIGIN OF THE EASTERN ALPS’ RHENODANUBIAN FLYSCH AND RELATED ALPINE GEODYNAMICS: A BASIN ANALYSIS APPROACH: MATTERN, Frank, Institut fur Geologie, Freie Universitat Berlin, Malteserstrabe 74-100, D-12249 Berlin Germany, fmattern@capecod.net.
83-04:00 PM WATER SUSTAINABILITY IN FLORIDA—RESEARCH, POLICY AND GEOLOGISTS' RESPONSIBILITIES: SCOTT, Thomas M., 876 Meginnis Ln, Tallahassee, FL 32312-2117, Thomas.Scott@dep.state.fl.us.
 4:15 PM Discussion

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