Session No. 30 Monday, November 5, 2001

1:30 PM-5:30 PM, Hynes Convention Center: Hall D
Stratigraphy (Posters) I: Silisiclastic
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30-012EFFECTS OF TEXTURE AND DIAGENESIS ON PERMEABILITY AND POROSITY OF SANDSTONES: KAMEDA, Ayako, Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences, Stanford University, 450 Serra Mall, Bldg 320, Stanford, CA 94305, kamedaa@pangea.stanford.edu and DVORKIN, Jack, Department of Geophysics, Stanford University, 397 Panama Mall, Mitchell 317, Stanford, CA 94305
30-013PROVENANCE AND STRATIGRAPHY OF LATE PLEISTOCENE ALLUVIUM IN THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY: ASLAN, Andres1, GARHART, Alex1, BOXBERGER, Tarin1, and AUTIN, Whitney J.2, (1) Physical and Environmental Sciences, Mesa State College, P.O. Box 2647, Grand Junction, CO 81502-2647, aaslan@mesastate.edu, (2) SUNY - College at Brockport, 350 New Campus Dr, Brockport, NY 14420-2936
30-014A MODEST PROPOSAL TO IMPROVE SEDIMENTARY-PETROLOGY DATA COLLECTION AND PRESENTATION: HEINS, William A., Division of Natural Sciences, Lewis-Clark State College, 500 8th Ave, Lewiston, ID 83501, bheins@lcsc.edu.
30-015PROVENANCE HISTORY OF NEOGENE SANDSTONES FROM THE ASSAM BASIN, INDIA: GODWIN, Trent1, UDDIN, Ashraf1, and SARMA, J. N.2, (1) Department of Geology and Geography, Auburn Univ, 210 Petrie Hall, Auburn, AL 36849, godwitm@auburn.edu, (2) Dept. of Applied Geology, Dibrugarh Univ, Dibrugarh, Assam, India
30-016TEXTURAL FEATURES OF METAMORPHIC QUARTZ AS REVEALED BY SCANNED CATHODOLUMINESCENCE (SEM-CL): POTENTIAL USE IN PROVENANCE STUDIES: TENNISON, Evelyn1, SCHIEBER, Juergen1, and KRINSLEY, David2, (1) Geology, The Univ of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX 76019, geodork54@yahoo.com, (2) Geological Sciences, 1272 Univ of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403-1272
30-017DETRITAL ZIRCON PROVENANCE ANALYSIS OF THE GREAT VALLEY GROUP, SACRAMENTO VALLEY, CALIFORNIA: DEGRAAFF SURPLESS, Kathleen1, GRAHAM, Stephan A.1, and WOODEN, Joe L.2, (1) Geological and Environmental Sciences, Stanford Univ, Stanford, CA 94305-2115, ksurpless@stanford.edu, (2) U.S. Geol Survey, Menlo Park, CA 94025
30-018MAGNETIC SUSCEPTIBILITY AS AN INDICATOR OF TEXTURAL, MINERALOGICAL, AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES OF LOWER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY SEDIMENTS: EVANS, Frank B.1, AUTIN, Whitney J.1, TAHAR, M. Z.2, and ASLAN, Andres3, (1) Department of the Earth Sciences, SUNY College at Brockport, Brockport, NY 14420, dirtguy@esc.brockport.edu, (2) Department of Physics, SUNY College at Brockport, Brockport, NY 14420, (3) Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences, Mesa State College, Grand Junction, CO 81501
30-019PALYGORSKITE DEPOSITS FROM THE HAWTHORNE FORMATION, SOUTHERN GEORGIA: A COMPLEX HISTORY OF SEDIMENTATION AND AUTHIGENESIS: KREKELER, Mark1, GUGGENHEIM, Stephen1, and RAKOVAN, John2, (1) Earth and Environmental Sciences, Univ of Illinois at Chicago, 845 W. Taylor, M/C 186, Chicago, IL 60607, rhodochrosite@email.msn.com, (2) Department of Geology, Miami Univ, Oxford, OH 45056
30-020SEDIMENTOLOGICAL CHARACTER AND DEPOSITIONAL ENVIRONMENTS OF THE PERMIAN QUEEN FORMATION, EASTERN SHELF, WEST TEXAS: SLONE, James C. II, GROSSMAN, Ethan, and YANCEY, Thomas E., Department of Geology and Geophysics, Texas A&M Univ, College Station, TX 77843-3115, jcs3874@geo.tamu.edu
30-021FLUID INCLUSIONS IN QUARTZ OVERGROWTHS: IMPLICATIONS FOR PALEOTHERMOMETRY AND QUARTZ AUTHIGENESIS, PENNSYLVANIAN SANDSTONES, CENTRAL APPALACHIAN BASIN: REED, Jason S., ERIKSSON, Kenneth A., and BODNAR, Robert J., Dept. of Geological Sciences, Virginia Tech, 4044 Derring Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061, jareed@vt.edu
30-022GEOCHEMICAL SIGNATURES OF PALEODEPOSITIONAL AND DIAGENETIC ENVIRONMENTS: A STEM/AEM STUDY OF AUTHIGENIC CLAY MINERALS FROM AN ARID RIFT BASIN, OLDUVAI GORGE, TANZANIA: HOVER, Victoria C., Earth and Environmental Sciences, Rutgers/Newark Campus, 407 Boyden Hall, 195 University Ave, Newark, NJ 07102-1814, vhover@andromeda.rutgers.edu and ASHLEY, Gail M., Geological Sciences, Rutgers Univ, 610 Taylor Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8066
30-023PALEOENVIRONMENTAL SIGNIFICANCE OF FE-MG CLAYS IN SANDSTONES: RYAN, P. C., Geology Department, Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT 05753, pryan@middlebury and HILLIER, S., Macaulay Land Use Rsch Institute, Craigiebuckler, Aberdeen, AB15 8QH, United Kingdom
30-024TRACE ELEMENT GEOCHEMISTRY OF CARBONATE CEMENTS AND FRACTURE FILLS IN FORELAND BASIN SANDSTONES, WIND RIVER AND PICEANCE BASINS: MILLIKEN, K. L., Department of Geological Sciences, Univ of Texas, Austin, TX 78712, kittym@mail.utexas.edu.
30-025SCANNING ELECTRON MICROSCOPE PETROGROGRAPHY OF TURBIDITES FROM THE CRESCENT VOLCANIC SEQUENCE (EOCENE) OF WESTERN WASHINGTON STATE: GAYNOR, James R., Geology Dept, Univ. of Puget Sound, 1500 N. Warner, Tacoma, WA 98416, lalaidama@earthlink.net and LOWTHER, J. Stewart, Geology Dept, Univ of Puget Sound, 1500 North Warner, Tacoma, WA 98416
30-026THE IMPORTANCE OF EARLY QUARTZ CEMENTATION EVENTS IN THE EVOLUTION OF AQUIFER PROPERTIES OF ANCIENT SANDSTONES: ISOTOPIC EVIDENCE FROM ION PROBE ANALYSIS OF SANDSTONES FROM THE MCARTHUR, ATHABASCA, AND THELON BASINS: HIATT, Eric E., Department of Geology, Univ of Wisconsin, 800 Algoma Blvd, Oshkosh, WI 54901, hiatt@uwosh.edu, FAYEK, Mostafa, Oak Ridge National Lab, PO Box 2008, Oak Ridge, TN 37831-2008, KYSER, Kurt, Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering, Queen’s Univ, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6, and POLITO, Paul, Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering, Queen's Univ, Kingston, ON K7L 3N6
30-027DETERMINATION OF POROSITY STRUCTURE IN CROSS-TROUGH LAMINATED SANDSTONES USING COMPUTED MICROTOMOGRAPHY: LINCOLN, Jonathan M., SCARDA, Christine M., CIFELLI, Christin E., and FENG, Huan E., Earth and Environmental Studies, Montclair State Univ, Normal Ave, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043-1699, lincolnj@mail.montclair.edu
30-028SEDIMENTOLOGY AND STRATIGRAPHY OF TERTIARY CONTINENTAL DEPOSITS OF THE PONCHA PASS TRANSFER ZONE AND ADJACENT AREA, COLORADO: XU, Tianguang1, OVIATT, Jack2, and HUBBARD, Mary2, (1) Department of Earth Sciences, Syracuse Univ, 204 Heroy Geology Lab, Syracuse, NY 13244, txu@syr.edu, (2) Department of Geology, Kansas State Univ, 108 Thompson Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506
30-029LITHOFACIES AND DEPOSITIONAL ENVIRONMENT OF CAWTHRONE CHANNEL 2 AND CAWTHRONE CHANNEL 9 OIL WELLS (NIGER DELTA) FROM WIRELINE LOGS: OKONKWO, Churchill O., Geology Department, Federal University of Technology, P.M.B 1526, Owerri, Imo State Nigeria, churchill_obinna@yahoo.com.
30-030ON THE ORIGIN OF PARTING-STEP LINEATION IN EOLIAN SANDSTONES: TANNER, Lawrence H., Geography and Geosciences, Bloomsburg Univ, Bloomsburg, PA 17815, lhtann@planetx.bloomu.edu.
30-031MECHANISMS FOR THE WIDESPREAD DISTRIBUTION OF VOLCANIC ASH BEDS IN THE GULF OF MEXICO: TOTTEN, Matthew W., Department of Geology and Geophysics, Univ of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 70148, mtotten@uno.edu.
30-032LINEAR TRACINGS USED TO DETERMINE SUBSURFACE STRUCTURES IN ORDOVICIAN FLYSCH, SOUTHEASTERN NEW YORK STATE: WHITAKER, Laura R., Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, CUNY Graduate School, 350 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10016, Lrwlal@aol.com.
30-033STRATIGRAPHIC ARCHITECTURE OF THE UPPER TRIASSIC ISCHIGUALASTO FORMATION, ISCHIGUALASTO PROVINCIAL PARK, NORTHWESTERN ARGENTINA: CURRIE, Brian S.1, TABOR, Neil J.2, SHIPMAN, Todd C.3, MONTANEZ, Isabel P.2, and MOORE, Kelley2, (1) Dept. of Geology, Miami Univ, Oxford, OH 45056, curriebs@muohio.edu, (2) Dept. of Geology, Univ of California, Davis, CA 95616, (3) Dept. of Geosciences, Univ of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721
30-034SEDIMENTOLOGICAL FRAMEWORK OF THE TROUT VALLEY FORMATION, MIDDLE DEVONIAN, MAINE: ALLEN, Jonathan P., GASTALDO, Robert A., and NELSON, Robert E., Dept. of Geology, Colby College, 5800 Mayflower Hill, Waterville, ME 04901-8858, jpallen@colby.edu
30-035GIANT CROSS-BEDDED SANDSTONES IN THE NEOPROTEROZOIC PORT ASKAIG FORMATION, SCOTLAND: PALEOGEOGRAPHIC IMPLICATIONS: ARNAUD, Emmanuelle and EYLES, Carolyn H., School of Geography and Geology, McMaster Univ, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON L8S 4K1, Canada, arnaude@mcmaster.ca
30-036MORPHOLOGY AND SIGNIFICANCE OF DIFFERENT FLUVIAL SANDSTONES BODIES IN THE EARLY EOCENE WILLWOOD FORMATION, BIGHORN BASIN, WYOMING: HEYDWEILLER, Erich C., Department of Geological Sciences, University of Colorado - Boulder, PO Box 399, Boulder, CO 80309-0399, heydweil@colorado.edu and KRAUS, Mary J., Univ Colorado - Boulder, PO Box 399, Boulder, CO 80309-0399
30-037TECTONIC CONTROLS ON AN INTEGRATED MIDDLE TERTIARY DRAINAGE SYSTEM BELOW THE MOGOLLON RIM, CENTRAL ARIZONA: LOSEKE, Travis D. and BLAKEY, Ronald C., Geology, Northern Arizona Univ, Box 4099, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, tdl6@dana.ucc.nau.edu
30-038ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROLS ON THE DEPOSITION OF ORGANIC-RICH ROCKS: THE PERMIAN IRATI OIL SHALES: GOLDBERG, Karin and HUMAYUN, Munir, Department of Geophysical Sciences, Univ of Chicago, 5437 S. Ellis Ave, Chicago, IL 60637, kgoldber@uchicago.edu
30-039THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN BEDFORM AND LOG ORIENTATION: IS THERE ANY RELIABILITY IN USING WOODY PHYTOCLASTS AS PALEOCURRENT INDICATORS?: GASTALDO, Robert A., Dept. of Geology, Colby College, 5800 Mayflower Hill, Waterville, ME 04901-8858, ragastal@colby.edu.
30-040ACCRETIONARY TECTONICS OF PROTO-TAIWAN: CLUES FROM HEAVY MINERALS ON EARLY DEVELOPMENT OF AN INTRAOCEANIC FOREARC: YEN, Jiun-Yee, Department of Geological Sciences, Florida State University, 108 Carraway Building, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4100, yen@gly.fsu.edu, LUNDBERG, Neil, Department of Geological Sciences, Florida State Univ, 108 Carraway Building, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4100, and UDDIN, Ashraf, Geology & Geography, Auburn Univ, 210 Pterie Hall, Auburn, AL 36849

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