Session No. 159 Thursday, November 8, 2001

8:15 AM-12:00 PM, Hynes Convention Center: 103
Paleoclimatology/Paleoceanography II
Hope Jahren and Anton E. Oleinik, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
159-08:15 AM LINKAGES AMONG CLIMATE, TECTONICS, AND TERRESTRIAL PRODUCTIVITY IN THE LATE CRETACEOUS FORT CRITTENDEN FORMATION, SOUTHEASTERN ARIZONA: FINKELSTEIN, D. B.1, PRATT, L. M.1, and CURTIN, T. M.2, (1) Department of Geological Sciences, Indiana University, 1001 East 10th St, Bloomington, IN 47405, dafinkel@indiana.edu, (2) Department of Geoscience, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY 14456
159-08:30 AM DEPOSITIONAL AND METAMORPHIC CONTROLS ON CARBON ISOTOPIC VARIATIONS IN THE PALEOPROTEROZOIC TIMEBALL HILL FORMATION, SOUTH AFRICA: COETZEE, Louis L.1, BEUKES, Nicolas J.1, GUTZMER, Jens1, and KAKEGAWA, Takeshi2, (1) Geology, Rand Afrikaans Univ, P.O.Box 524, Auckland Park, Johannesburg, 2006, South Africa, glgy3@na.rau.ac.za, (2) Research Center for Environmental Geochemistry, Tohoku Univ, Sendai, Japan
159-08:45 AM FROM SAPROPEL TO RED MARLľORBITALLY DRIVEN BEHAVIOR OF A CRETACEOUS SEA: FISCHER, Alfred G. and GRIPPO, Alessandro, Department of Earth Sciences, Univ of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0740, fischer@earth.usc.edu
159-09:00 AM DECLINING PCO2 AND THE PHYTOPLANKTON OF TWO PHANĂROZOIC OCEANS: STROTHER, Paul K., Boston College, 381 Concord Rd, Weston, MA 02493-1312, strother@bc.edu and HARRISON, Kevin, Department of Geology & Geophysics, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA 02167
159-09:15 AM MIDDLE EOCENE (~45 MA) PALEOCLIMATE INFERRED FROM FOSSIL TREE CELLULOSE: JAHREN, Hope, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Johns Hopkins Univ, 301 Olin Hall, Baltimore, MD 21218, jahren@jhu.edu.
159-09:30 AM FOSSIL PLANT CUTICULAR EVIDENCE FOR HIGH ATMOSPHERIC CARBON DIOXIDE DURING THE MIDDLE MIOCENE THERMAL OPTIMUM: RETALLACK, Gregory J., Geological Sciences, Univ Oregon, 1272 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403-1272, gregr@darkwing.uoregon.edu.
159-09:45 AM BIOGEOGRAPHIC AND STABLE ISOTOPE EVIDENCE FOR MIDDLE MIOCENE WARMING IN THE HIGH-LATITUDE NORTH PACIFIC: OLEINIK, Anton E, Geography and Geology, Florida Atlantic University, 777 Glades Road, Physical Sciences Building 336, Boca Raton, FL 33431-0991, aoleinik@fau.edu and MARINCOVICH, Louie, Invertebrate Zoology and Geology, California Academy of Sciences, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA 94118-4599
159-010:00 AM ALPINE UPLIFTMENT AND REGIONAL CLIMATE: IS THERE A LINK?: VENNEMANN, Torsten W., Univ Tubingen, Wilhelmstrasse 56, Tubingen, 72074, Germany, torven@uni-tuebingen.de, JANZ, Horst, Institute for Geochemistry, Univ of Tuebingen, Wilhelmstr. 56, Tuebingen, D-72074, Germany, and HEGNER, Ernst, Univ Munchen, Theresienstrasse 41, Munchen, 80333, Germany
159-010:15 AM A MIDDLE MIOCENE PALEOCEANOGRAPHIC EVENT IN SOUTHERN AUSTRALIA: RAHIMPOUR-BONAB, Hossain, Dept. of Geology, Faculty of Science, Tehran University, Tehran 14155-6455 Iran, rahimpor@khayam.ut.ac.ir.
159-010:30 AM THE PLIOCENE PALEOENVIRONMENTAL AND CLIMATIC EVOLUTION OF SOUTH EASTERN AUSTRALIA: EVIDENCE FROM THE GIPPSLAND BASIN: GREENWOOD, David R.1, GALLAGHER, S. J.2, SMITH, A. J.2, TAYLOR, D.2, WALLACE, M. W.2, HOLDGATE, G. R.2, and DANIELS, J.2, (1) School of Life Sciences & Technology (S008), Victoria University of Technology, P.O. Box 14428, Melbourne City MC, Melbourne, Vic, 8001, Australia, david.greenwood@vu.edu.au, (2) School of Earth Sciences, Melbourne Univ, Melbourne, Vic, 3010, Australia
159-010:45 AM PLIO-PLEISTOCENE ENVIRONMENTS OF GONA, ETHIOPIA: THE ISOTOPIC RECORD OF PEDOGENIC CARBONATE AND FOSSIL TEETH: LEVIN, Naomi1, QUADE, Jay2, SEMAW, Sileshi3, SIMPSON, Scott W.4, SCHICK, Kathy D.3, and TOTH, Nicholas3, (1) Department of Geosciences, University of Arizona, 1040 E 4th St, Tucson, AZ 85721-0077, nlevin@geo.arizona.edu, (2) Department of Geosciences, Univ of Arizona, 1040 E 4th St, Tucson, AZ 85721-0077, (3) CRAFT, Indiana University, 419 N. Indiana, Bloomington, IN 47405, (4) Department of Anatomy, CWRU - School of Medicine, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106
159-011:00 AM CYCLO-BIOSTRATIGRAPHY IN ANTARCTIC OLIGOCENE-LOWER MIOCENE STRATIGRAPHIC SEQUENCES: WEBB, Peter N., Ohio State Univ - Columbus, 155 S Oval Mall, Columbus, OH 43210-1308, webb.3@osu.edu.
159-011:15 AM PRELIMINARY RESULTS FROM THE PLIOCENE PART OF ODP DRILL SITE 188-1165, EAST ANTARCTIC CONTINENTAL MARGIN: WARNKE, Detlef A., Geological Sciences, California State Univ, Hayward, Hayward, CA 94542, dwarnke@csuhayward.edu.
159-011:30 AM OCEANIC GATEWAYS AS A CRITICAL FACTOR IN INITIATING PALAEOZOIC GLACIATIONS: PICKERING, Kevin T., Univ College London, Gower St, London, WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom, ucfbktp@ucl.ac.uk and SMITH, Alan G., Univ Cambridge, Downing St, Cambridge, CB2 3EQ, United Kingdom
159-011:45 AM THE LAST TWO GLACIAL MAXIMA RECORDED IN MIDDLE LATITUDE ARGENTINA: KAPLAN, Michael R.1, SINGER, Bradley S.1, DOUGLASS, Daniel C.1, ACKERT, Robert P. Jr2, and CAFFEE, Marc W.3, (1) Geology and Geophysics, Univ of Wisconsin-Madison, Weeks Hall, 1215 W. Dayton Street, Madison, WI 53706, kaplanm@geology.wisc.edu, (2) Department of Marine Chemistry and Geochemistry, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, MS 25, Clark 419, Woods Hole, MA 02543, (3) Lawrence Livermore National Lab, PO Box 808, Livermore, CA 94551-0808

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