Session No. 5 Thursday, April 5, 2001

8:30 AM-11:00 AM, Sheraton Capital Center Hotel: President's Boardroom
S3. Cenozoic Evolution of the Appalachian Orogen
Jim Knapp, Ray Christopher and Dave Prowell, Presiding
Start Time
8:30 AM Introductory Remarks
8:40 AM CENOZOIC TECTONIC EVOLUTION OF SOUTHEASTERN NORTH AMERICA: EVIDENCE FOR PASSIVE MARGIN UPLIFT?: KNAPP, James H., Department of Geological Sciences, Univ of South Carolina, 617 Earth Water Science Bldg, Columbia, SC 29208, knapp@geol.sc.edu.
9:00 AM EOCENE BASALT VOLCANISM IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA: IMPLICATIONS FOR CENOZOIC TECTONISM: GITTINGS, Hilary E., Department of Geology, Carleton College, Northfield, MN 55057, gittingh@carleton.edu and FURMAN, Tanya, Department of Geosciences, Pennsylvania State Univ, 403 Deike Building, University Park, PA 16802
9:20 AM EOCENE IGNEOUS ACTIVITY AND RELATED PHENOMENA, CENTRAL APPALACHIAN VALLEY & RIDGE: DIECCHIO, Richard J., George Mason Univ, 4400 University Dr, Fairfax, VA 22030-4444, rdiecchi@gmu.edu, GRAY, Karen E., 64184 E. Meander Drive, Tucson, AZ 85739, MCDOWELL, Ronald R., West Virginia Geol & Economic Survey, Morgantown, WV 26507, and DENNISON, John M., Geology Department, Univ of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599
9:40 AM GEOPHYSICAL INVESTIGATIONS OF THE CAMDEN FAULT: POST CONIACIAN-TURONIAN (LATE CRETACEOUS) FAULTING OF ATLANTIC COASTAL PLAIN SEDIMENTS, SOUTH CAROLINA: DOMORACKI, William J.1, KNAPP, James H.2, PEAVY, Samuel T.3, DIACONESCU, Camelia C.2, SECOR, Donald T.2, and WADDELL, Michael G.1, (1) Earth Sciences and Resources Institute, Univ of South Carolina, 901 Sumter St, Rm. 401, Columbia, SC 29208, bdomorac@esri.esri.sc.edu, (2) Department of Geological Sciences, Univ of South Carolina, 617 Earth Water Science Bldg, Columbia, SC 29208, knapp@geol.sc.edu, (3) Department of Geology and Physics, Georgia Southwestern State Univ, Americus, GA 31709
10:00 AM Break
10:20 AM MESOZOIC FAULTING AND CENOZOIC UPLIFT: THE LINK TO LANDFORM EVOLUTION IN THE CAROLINAS: CLARK, Jonathan C. and KNAPP, James H., Department of Geological Sciences, Univ of South Carolina, EWSC 617, Columbia, SC 29208, jclark@geol.sc.edu
10:40 AM REGIONAL STRUCTURAL AND STRATIGRAPHIC EVIDENCE FOR DATING CENOZOIC UPLIFT OF SOUTHERN APPALACHIAN HIGHLANDS: DENNISON, John M. and STEWART, Kevin G., Geological Sciences, Univ of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3315, dennison@email.unc.edu

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