Session No. 16 Monday, November 5, 2001

8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Hynes Convention Center: 112
T32. America's Coastal Crisis—Providing the Geoscience Information Needed to Conserve and Protect Coastal Resources
S. Jeffress Williams and Shea Penland, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
16-08:00 AM CHALLENGES TO QUANTIFYING COASTAL CHANGE HAZARDS: SALLENGER, Asbury H. Jr, U.S. Geol Survey, Center for Coastal Studies, 600 Fourth St. S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, asallenger@usgs.gov.
16-08:15 AM EVALUATION OF EROSION HAZARDS: A NATIONAL STUDY: CROWELL, Mark, Federal Emergency Management Agency, 500 "C" Street, S.W, Washington, DC 20472, mark.crowell@fema.gov, HONEYCUTT, Maria, PBS&J, 12101 Indian Creek Ct, Beltsville, MD 20705, and HATHEWAY, Darryl, Dewberry and Davis, 8401 Arlington Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22031
16-08:30 AM INTEGRATED MORPHOLOGICAL AND HISTORICAL COASTAL MAPPING - A KEY TO REAL-TIME FORECASTING OF STORM IMPACTS: MORTON, Robert A.1, SALLENGER, Asbury H. Jr2, PETERSON, Russell L.2, and ELKO, Nicole A.2, (1) Center for Coastal Geology and Regional Marine Studies, U.S. Geol Survey, 600 Fourth St. S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, rmorton@usgs.gov, (2) Center for Coastal Geology and Regional Marine Studies, U.S. Geological Survey, 600 Fourth St. S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
16-08:45 AM GEOLOGICAL MAPPING OF THE COASTAL ZONE: CRITICAL INFORMATION FOR MANAGEMENT OF COASTAL RESOURCES: SCHWAB, William C.1, THIELER, E. Robert1, LIST, Jeffery H.1, and SALLENGER, Asbury H.2, (1) US Geological Survey, 384 Woods Hole Road, Woods Hole, MA 02543-1598, bschwab@usgs.gov, (2) US Geological Survey, 600 Fourth Street South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-4846
16-09:00 AM COASTAL GEOLOGY AND PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY - EXPLORING THE LINKS: HOWD, Peter A., College of Marine Science, Univ of South Florida, 140 7th Ave S, St Petersburg, FL 33701, phowd@marine.usf.edu.
16-09:15 AM HIGH-RESOLUTION RECONSTRUCTION OF SEA-LEVEL CHANGE DURING THE PAST 300 YEARS: GEHRELS, W. Roland1, KIRBY, Jason R.1, NEWNHAM, Rewi M.1, BLACK, Stuart2, EVANS, Hywel3, ACHTERBERG, Eric P.3, and BELKNAP, Daniel F.4, (1) Dept. of Geographical Sciences, Univ. of Plymouth, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, United Kingdom, wrgehrels@plymouth.ac.uk, (2) Postgraduate Research Institute for Sedimentology, Univ of Reading, Reading, RG6 6AB, United Kingdom, (3) Dept. of Environmental Sciences, Univ. of Plymouth, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, United Kingdom, (4) Dept. of Geological Sciences, Univ. of Maine, 111 Bryand Global Sciences Bldg, Orono, ME 04469-5790
16-09:30 AM UNDERSTANDING THE GEOLOGIC PROCESSES OF COASTAL LAND LOSS FOR THE RESTORATION OF NORTH AMERICA'S LARGEST RIVER DELTA-THE MISSISSIPPI: PENLAND, Shea, Univ of New Orleans, NewOrleans, LA 70148, spenland@uno.edu and WILLIAMS, S. Jeffress, Coastal and Marine Geology Team - Woods Hole, U.S. Geol Survey, 384 Woods Hole Rd, Woods Hole, MA 02543
16-09:45 AM FINDING SAND IN A SAND-DEFICIENT ENVIRONMENT: SAND RESOURCES, REGIONAL GEOLOGY, AND COASTAL PROCESSES FOR THE RESTORATION OF THE BARATARIA BARRIER SHORELINE, SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA: KINDINGER, Jack1, PENLAND, Shea2, FLOCKS, James1, KULP, Mark2, and BRITSCH, Del3, (1) Center for Marine Studies, U.S. Geol Survey, 600 4th Street South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, jkindinger@usgs.gov, (2) Univ of New Orleans, NewOrleans, LA 70148, (3) New Orleans District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, 7400 Leake Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70160
16-010:00 AM BREAKWATERS IN COASTAL LOUISIANA: PANACEA OR PLACEBO?: STONE, Gregory W., Coastal Studies Institute, and Department of Oceanography & Coastal Sceinces, Louisiana State Univ, 312 Howe-Russell Geoscience Complex, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, gagreg@lsu.edu and PEPPER, David A, Coastal Studies Institute, Howe-Russell Geoscience Complex, Baton Rouge, LA 70803
16-010:15 AM POLICY CHALLENGES IN RESTORING LOUISIANA'S COAST: HALLOWELL, Christopher, English/Journalism, Baruch College (CUNY), Bernard Baruch Way, New York, NY 10010, hallowc@aol.com.
16-010:30 AM BEACH AND NEARSHORE PROFILES AT OREGON INLET, NC: A CASE FOR EQUILIBRIUM PROFILES: FENSTER, Michael S., Environmental Studies Program, Randolph-Macon College, P.O. Box 5005, Ashland, VA 23005, mfenster@rmc.edu and MILLER, Herman C., U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Coastal Engineering Research Center, Field Research Facility, Duck, NC 27949-9762
16-010:45 AM LONG-TERM BEACH RESPONSE TO THE PRESENCE OF A SEAWALL ON A NON-ERODING BEACH: TAIT, James F., Earth Sciences, Southern Connecticut State Univ, 501 Crescent St, New Haven, CT 06515, tait@southernct.edu, GRIGGS, Gary B., Institute of Marine Sciences, Univ of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, and REVENAUGH, Justin S., Earth Sciences, Univ of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA 95064
16-011:00 AM CHANGES IN GEOMORPHIC RESPONSE OF PARRAMORE ISLAND, VIRGINIA FROM 1871 TO 2000: MCBRIDE, Randolph A., Environmental Science & Public Policy, George Mason Univ, 4400 University Dr, Fairfax, VA 22030-4444, rmcbride@gmu.edu and VIDAL, Susan, Remote Sensing Division, National Geodetic Survey, National Ocean Service, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration, Silver Spring, MD 20910
16-011:15 AM CONSEQUENCES OF WATER DIVERSION IN ARID COASTAL SYSTEMS WITHIN THE RIO GRANDE, COLORADO, AND OTHER WORLD DELTAS: STANLEY, Jean-Daniel, Deltas-Global Change Program, Smithsonian Institution, Room E-206, NMNH, Washington, DC 20560, stanley.daniel@nmnh.si.edu and WARNE, Andrew G., U.S. Geol Survey, 651 Federal Drive, Suite 400-15, Guaynabo, PR 00965, agwarne@usgs.gov
16-011:30 AM GEOSCIENCE INFORMATION TO SUPPORT GROUND-WATER-RESOURCE MANAGEMENT DECISIONS IN THE ATLANTIC COASTAL ZONE--RECENT ACTIVITIES OF THE U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY GROUND-WATER RESOURCES PROGRAM: BARLOW, Paul M., U.S. Geol Survey, 10 Bearfoot Road, Northborough, MA 01532, pbarlow@usgs.gov.
16-011:45 AM CONSTITUENCY OF IGNORANCE: DEAN, Cornelia, Science Editor, The New York Times, 229 W. 43d St, New York, NY 10036, cdean@nytimes.com.

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