Session No. 125 Wednesday, November 7, 2001

1:30 PM-5:30 PM, Hynes Convention Center: 200
Archaeological Geology
M. H. Ort and Reid C. Ferring, Presiding
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125-01:30 PM HOLOCENE CLIMATE CHANGES AND WATER SUPPLY FOR NATIVE AMERICANS ON THE SOUTHERN HIGH PLAINS, USA: WOOD, Warren W.1, RICH, Julie2, and STOKES, Stephen2, (1) US Geol Survey, 430 National Ctr, Reston, VA 20192-0001, wwwood@usgs.gov, (2) School of Geography and the Environment, Univ of Oxford, Mansfield Road, Oxford, OX1 3TB, United Kingdom
125-01:45 PM INTERACTION BETWEEN HUMANS AND THE SUNSET CRATER ERUPTION, NORTHERN ARIZONA: ORT, M. H.1, ELSON, M. D.2, HOOTEN, J. A.1, DUFFIELD, W. A.1, and CHAMPION, D. E.3, (1) Geology, Northern Arizona Univ, Box 4099, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, michael.ort@nau.edu, (2) Desert Archaeology Inc, 3975 N. Tucson Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85716, (3) US Geol Survey, 345 Middlefield Rd., MS 937, Menlo Park, CA 94025
125-02:00 PM FLUVIAL ENVIRONMENTS AND SITES IN THE HOLOCENE OF CHINA: RAPP, George, Archaeometry Laboratory, Univ of Minnesota, Duluth, MN 55812, grapp@d.umn.edu and JING, Zhichun, Anthropology Department, Univ of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706
125-02:15 PM PLIO-PLEISTOCENE ENVIRONMENTS AND THE HOMININ COLONIZATION OF THE CAUCASUS: FERRING, C. Reid, Univ North Texas, PO Box 305279, Denton, TX 76203-5279, ferring@unt.edu and LORDKIPANIDZE, David O., Geology and Paleontology, Georgian State Museum, 3 Purtseladze St, Tblisi, 380007, Georgia
125-02:30 PM BRONZE AGE PALEOGEOGRAPHIES AT ANCIENT TROY: KRAFT, John C., Geology Dept, Univ of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, 00218@udel.edu, KAYAN, Ilhan, Ege Univ, Bornova 35100, Izmir, Turkey, RAPP, George, Univ Minnesota-Duluth, Duluth, MN 55812, and LUCE, John V., Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland
125-02:45 PM SEISMOTECTONICS AND GEOLOGY OF THE AREA AROUND THE ANCIENT CITY OF TROY, NORTHWESTERN ANATOLIA: YILMAZ, Yucel, Department of Geology, Faculty of Mines, Istanbul Technical Univ, Maslak, Istanbul 80626 Turkey, yilmazy@itu.edu.tr.
125-03:00 PM QUATERNARY STRATIGRAPHY AND LANDSCAPE EVOLUTION OF THE CHUDDIA RIVER VALLEY WESTERN SICILY: HEINZEL, Chad1, STRAVERS, Jay1, KOLB, Mike2, KONEN, Mike3, and POWELL, Ross1, (1) Dept. of Geological and Environmental Sciences, Northern Illinois Univ, DeKalb, IL 60115, cheinzel@geol.niu.edu, (2) Dept. of Anthropology, Norhtern Illinois Univ, (3) Geography, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, 60115
125-03:15 PM PLEISTOCENE STRATIGRAPHY, CHRONOLOGY, AND TAPHONOMY OF A TYPICAL MOUSTERIAN (MIDDLE PALEOLITHIC) SITE IN SAHARAN NORTH AFRICA: HILL, Christopher L., Ice Age Research Program, 600 West Kagy Blvd, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717-2730, chill@montana.edu.
125-03:30 PM GEOARCHAEOLOGY OF UMM AKHTAR PLAYA: EARLY HOLOCENE PALAEOENVIRONMENTS OF S. EGYPT: NICOLL, Kathleen, Chevron Petroleum Technology Company, 6001 Bollinger Canyon Rd, San Ramon, CA 94583, nika@chevron.com.
125-03:45 PM STABLE-ISOTOPE CONSTRAINTS ON PALEOENVIRONMENTS OF HOMINID OCCUPATION, WESTERN DESERT, EGYPT: SMITH, Jennifer R., Earth and Environmental Science, Univ of Pennsylvania, 240 S. 33rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6316, smithjen@sas.upenn.edu, GIEGENGACK, Robert, Department of Earth and Environmental Science, Univ of Pennsylvania, Room 251 Hayden Hall, 240 S. 33rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, SCHWARCZ, Henry, School of Geography and Geology, McMaster Univ, Hamilton, ON L8S4M1, Canada, HAWKINS, Alicia, Department of Anthropology, Univ of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada, MACDONALD, Mary M.A., Department of Archaeology, Univ of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada, and KLEINDIENST, Maxine R., Department of Anthropology, Univ of Toronto at Mississauga, Mississauga, ON L5L 1C6, Canada
125-04:00 PM MIDDLE HOLOCENE HUMAN - ENVIRONMENT INTERACTIONS IN SOUTHERN ARABIA: OCHES, Eric A.1, MCCORRISTON, Joy2, HARROWER, Michael2, and DEVOGEL, Stephen3, (1) Department of Geology, Univ of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Avenue, SCA 528, Tampa, FL 33620, oches@chuma1.cas.usf.edu, (2) Department of Anthropology, The Ohio State Univ, 244 Lord Hall, 124 W. 17th Ave, Columbus, OH 43210, (3) Department of Geological Sciences, Univ of Colorado, Campus Box 399, Boulder, CO 80309
125-04:15 PM PLEISTOCENE ENVIRONMENTS IN THE MEDITERRANEAN REGION: RECENT EVIDENCE FROM THE PINDUS MOUNTAINS: WOODWARD, Jamie C., School of Geography, Univ of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT United Kingdom, jamie@geog.leeds.ac.uk.
125-04:30 PM BULK AND MINERAL COMPOSITIONS OF VOLCANICS FROM PLIO-PLEISTOCENE NGORONGORO VOLCANIC HIGHLAND (NVH), A POSSIBLE SOURCE FOR STONE TOOL MATERIALS AT OLDUVAI GORGE, TANZANIA: MOLLEL, Godwin F.1, ASHLEY, Gail M.2, and DELANEY, Jeremy S.2, (1) Geological Sciences, Rutgers State Univ - New Jersey, Wright Laboratories, 610 Taylor Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8066, gmollel@eden.rutgers.edu, (2) Department of Geological Sciences, Rutgers, The State Univ of New Jersey, 610 Taylor Rd, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8066
125-04:45 PM ESR DATING HUMAN PHYSICAL AND CULTURAL EVOLUTION IN MEMBER 5 AT STERKFONTEIN, SOUTH AFRICA: MAYS, K.L.S.1, BLACKWELL, Bonnie A.1, SKINNER, Anne F.R.1, KUMAN, K.2, CLARKE, R. J.3, BLICKSTEIN, Joel I.B.4, and DIVJAK, M. N.4, (1) Williams College, Dept Chemistry, Williamstown, MA 01267, kendrid.l.mays@williams.edu, (2) Dept of Archaeology, Univ of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, (3) Goethe-Universitat, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, (4) R.F.K. Rsch Institute, 7640 Parsons Blvd, Flushing, NY 11367
125-05:00 PM PETROGRAPHY AND STAMPS OF ISTRIAN ROMAN AMPHORAE REVEAL SOURCE MATERIAL AND ANCIENT WORK-PRACTICES; NORTHERN ADRIATIC REGION, CROATIA: MANGE, Maria Anna, Geology, Univ of California, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, mange@geology.ucdavis.edu and BEZECZKY, Tamas, Austrian Archaeological Institute, Frantz Klein Gasse, Vienna, A-1190, Austria
125-05:15 PM ELECTRON SPIN RESONANCE (ESR) DATING OF MAMMALIAN TOOTH ENAMEL AT PANXIAN DADONG, GUIZHOU PROVINCE, CHINA: JONES, H. L.1, RINK, W. J.1, ELLWOOD, B.2, SCHEPARTZ, L.3, MILLER-ANTONIO, S.4, BAKKEN, D.5, HUANG, Weiwen6, and HOU, Yamei6, (1) School of Geography and Geolgoy, McMaster University, ABB 121, Hamilton, ON L8S 4M1, Canada, joneshl21@yahoo.com, (2) Department of Geology and Geophysics, Louisiana State Univ, Louisiana, LA 70803-4101, (3) Department of Anthropology, Univ of Cincinnati, P.O. Box 210380, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0380, (4) Department of Anthropology &Geography, California State Univ, Stanislaus, CA, (5) Field Museum of Nat History, Chicago, IL, (6) Institute of Vertebrate Palaeontology and Palaeoanthropology, Academia Sinica, PO Box 643, Beijing, 100044, China

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