Session No. 16 Wednesday, May 2, 2001

8:10 AM-12:00 PM, Sheraton Old Town Hotel: Alvarado FG
S3. Geologic Framework of the Middle Rio Grande Basin
Jim Cole and Sean Connell, Presiding
Start Time
8:10 AM Introductory Remarks
8:15 AM EVOLUTION OF CENOZOIC EXTENSIONAL BLOCK FAULTING AND SEDIMENTATION IN THE SOUTHERN RIO GRANDE RIFT, NEW MEXICO: MACK, Greg H., New Mexico State Univ, PO Box 30001, Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001, gmack@nmsu.edu.
8:30 AM FAULT FRAMEWORK FOR THE ALBUQUERQUE BASIN, RIO GRANDE RIFT: HUDSON, Mark R., MINOR, Scott A., and GRAUCH, V.J.S., US Geol Survey, PO Box 25046, Denver, CO 80225-0046, mhudson@usgs.gov
8:45 AM GEOLOGIC FRAMEWORK OF THE NORTHERN SANTO DOMINGO BASIN: STRUCTURAL OVERLAP OF THE LA BAJADA AND PAJARITO FAULT ZONES: SAWYER, David A., U.S. Geol Survey, MS 913, Box 25046, Denver, CO 80225-0046, dsawyer@usgs.gov, GRAUCH, V.J.S., U.S. Geol Survey, MS 964, PO Box 25046, Denver, CO 80225-0046, MINOR, Scott A., U.S. Geol Survey, MS 913, PO Box 25046, Denver, CO 80225-0046, DETHIER, David P., Department of Geosciences, Williams College, Williamstown, MA 01267, and SMITH, Gary A., Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Univ of New Mexico, Northrop Hall, Albuquerque, NM 87131,
9:00 AM STRATIGRAPHY OF THE ANCHA AND TUERTO FORMATIONS (UPPER SANTA FE GROUP), SANTA FE AND HAGAN EMBAYMENTS, NORTH-CENTRAL NEW MEXICO: KONING, Daniel J.1, CONNELL, S. D.2, MCINTOSH, W. C.3, LOVE, D. W.3, and PAZZAGLIA, F. J.4, (1) 14193 Henderson Dr, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91739, dankoning@hotmail.com, (2) New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, 2808 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106-2245, (3) New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, 801 Leroy Place, Socorro, NM 87801, (4) Dept. of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Lehigh University, 31 Williams Dr, Bethlehem, PA 18015-3188
9:15 AM PLIOCENE INCISION OF THE RIO GRANDE IN NORTHERN NEW MEXICO: COLE, James C.1, STONE, Byron D.2, SHROBA, Ralph R.1, and DETHIER, David P.3, (1) US Geol Survey, PO Box 25046, Denver, CO 80225-0046, jimcole@usgs.gov, (2) USGS, 1084 Shennecossett Road, Groton, CT 06340, (3) Department of Geosciences, Williams College, Williamstown, MA 01267
9:30 AM CONSTRAINTS ON THE AGE OF EXTENSIVE FLUVIAL FACIES OF THE UPPER SANTA FE GROUP, ALBUQUERQUE AND SOCORRO BASINS, CENTRAL NEW MEXICO: LOVE, D. W.1, CONNELL, S. D.1, CHAMBERLIN, R. M.1, CATHER, S. M.1, MCINTOSH, W. C.1, DUNBAR, N.1, SMITH, G. A.2, and LUCAS, S. G.3, (1) NM Bureau of Mines & Mineral Resources, New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology, 801 Leroy Place, Socorro, NM 87801, dave@gis.nmt.edu, (2) Earth & Planetary Sciences, Univ of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, (3) New Mexico Museum of Nat History, 1801 Mountain Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104
9:45 AM TECTONICS, CLIMATE, AND THE TRANSITION FROM AGGRADATION TO INCISION OF THE UPPER SANTA FE GROUP, ALBUQUERQUE BASIN, CENTRAL NEW MEXICO: CONNELL, S. D.1, LOVE, D. W.2, CATHER, S. M.2, SMITH, G. A.3, and LUCAS, S. G.4, (1) New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, 2808 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106, connell@gis.nmt.edu, (2) NM Bureau of Mines & Mineral Resources, New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology, 801 Leroy Place, Socorro, NM 87801, (3) Earth & Planetary Sciences, Univ of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, (4) New Mexico Museum of Nat History, 1801 Mountain Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104
10:00 AM QUATERNARY CLIMATE-CYCLE CONTROL OF INSET ALLUVIAL TERRACE DEPOSITS IN THE RIO GRANDE DRAINAGE, NORTHERN NEW MEXICO: STONE, Byron D., U.S. Geol Survey, MS 926A, Reston, VA 20192, bdstone@usgs.gov, COLE, Jim, and SHROBA, Ralph R., USGS, Box 25046, MS 913, Denver Federal Center, Denver, CO 80225,
10:15 AM Break
10:30 AM PETROGRAPHY AND PROVENANCE OF UPPER SANTA FE GROUP DEPOSITS IN THE ALBUQUERQUE BASIN, NEW MEXICO: PRELIMINARY RESULTS: DERRICK, N. N., Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Socorro, NM 87801, nderrick@nmt.edu and CONNELL, S. D., New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Rscs, 2808 Central Ave SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106,
10:45 AM EARTHQUAKES AND THEIR ASSOCIATED GROUND SHAKING HAZARDS IN THE RIO GRANDE RIFT, CENTRAL NEW MEXICO: WONG, Ivan1, OLIG, Susan1, DOBER, Mark1, WRIGHT, Douglas1, THOMAS, Patricia1, SANFORD, Allan2, LIN, Kuo-Wan2, LOVE, David3, SILVA, Walter4, GREGOR, Nick4, and NAUGLER, Wendy1, (1) Seismic Hazards Group, URS Greiner Woodward Clyde, 500 12th St., Suite 200, Oakland, CA 94607-4010, Ivan_Wong@urscorp.com, (2) New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Socorro, NM, (3) New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources, Socorro, NM, (4) Pacific Engineering & Analysis, El Cerrito, CA
11:00 AM LIQUEFACTION SUSCEPTIBILITY MAPPING IN THE METROPOLITAN ALBUQUERQUE REGION, NEW MEXICO: KELSON, Keith I., HITCHCOCK, Christopher S., and RANDOLPH, Carolyn E., William Lettis & Associates, 1777 Botelho Dr., Suite 262, Walnut Creek, CA 94596, kelson@lettis.com
11:15 AM LATE QUATERNARY FAULTING SURROUNDS ALBUQUERQUE, DEFINES THE EAST HEIGHTS SEISMIC GAP: MCCALPIN, James P., GEO-HAZ Consulting, Inc, PO Box 1377, 1221 Graves Ave, Estes Park, CO 80517-1377, mccalpin@geohaz.com.
11:30 AM GEOCHRONOLOGY OF LATE PLIOCENE AND EARLY PLEISTOCENE (MEDIAL BLANCAN THROUGH EARLY IRVINGTONIAN) VERTEBRATE FAUNAS FROM THE ALBUQUERQUE BASIN, NEW MEXICO: MORGAN, Gary S., New Mexico Museum of Nat History, 1801 Mountain Road NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104, morgan@nmmnh.state.nm.us, LUCAS, Spencer G., New Mexico Museum of Nat History, 1801 Mountain Rd NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104, CONNELL, Sean D., New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Rscs, 2808 Central Av., SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106, NM, and LOVE, David W., New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Rscs, 801 Leroy Place, Socorro, NM 87801, NM,

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