Session No. 10 Thursday, April 5, 2001

8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Sheraton Capital Center Hotel: Governor's Room I
T4. Engineering and Environmental Geology
Charles Welby and Richard M. Wooten, Presiding
Start Time
8:00 AM CHARACTERISTICS OF LEAD SHOT AND PARTICLES AT SHOOTING RANGES: CRAIG, James R.1, EDWARDS, David H.1, RIMSTIDT, J. Donald1, SCANLON, Patrick F.2, and COLLINS, Thomas K.3, (1) Geological Sciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0420, jrcraig@vt.edu, (2) Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0277, (3) Washington-Jefferson National Forest, 5162 Valleypointe Blvd, Roanoke, VA 24019
8:20 AM ISOLATING NON-POINT SOURCES OF NITROGEN IN A BLACK WATER RIVER IN COASTAL GEORGIA: BROWN, Chandra M.P., School of Technology, Georgia Southern Univ, PO Box 8102, Statesboro, GA 30460, chandrapitt@hotmail.com and REICHARD, James S., Georgia Southern Univ, PO Box 8149, Statesboro, GA 30460-8149
8:40 AM THIRTY-YEAR WATER QUALITY TRENDS IN HIGH ROCK LAKE, NORTH CAROLINA: CHEN, Zi-Qiang, AUSLEY, Larry W., and GALE, Susan, North Carolina Division of Water Quality, 4401 Reedy Creek Road, Raleigh, NC 27607, Zi-Qiang.Chen@NCMail.Net
9:00 AM COMBINING STRATIGRAPHY WITH HGM MODELS TO CHARACTERIZE WETLAND LANDFORMS FOR DELINEATION, DEVELOPMENT, AND REMEDIATION: BOYD, Suzanne A. and PATRICK, David M., Geology, Univ of Southern Mississippi, P.O. Box 5044, Hattiesburg, MS 39406, saboyd@mississippi.com
9:20 AM COAL FIRES BURNING OUT OF CONTROL AROUND THE WORLD: THERMODYNAMIC RECIPE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL CATASTROPHE: STRACHER, Glenn B., Department of Science and Mathematics, East Georgia College, 131 College Circle, Swainsboro, GA 30401, stracher@ega.peachnet.edu and TAYLOR, Tammy P., Chemistry Division, Los Alamos National Lab, Los Alamos, NM 87545
9:40 AM SUBSURFACE DISPOSAL AT THE WASTE ISOLATION PILOT PLANT: REMPE, Norbert T., 1403 N Country Club Cir, Carlsbad, NM 88220-4115, rempen@wipp.carlsbad.nm.us.
10:00 AM Break
10:20 AM MUD MEETS GARBAGE: ANALYSIS OF A WESTERN VIRGINIA LANDFILL FROM THE EROSION AND SEDIMENT CONTROL PERSPECTIVE: JORDAN, John L., New River Resource Authority, 7100 Cloyd's Mountain Road, Dublin, VA 24084, jjordan@i-plus.net and WHISONANT, Robert C., Geology, Radford Univ, Radford, VA 24142
10:40 AM A METHOD FOR DETERMINING THE JOINT ROUGHNESS COEFFICIENT (JRC) OF FRACTURES WITH AN APPLICATION TO THE SHEAR STRENGTH OF CONCRETE/ROCK INTERFACES: SCHAEFFER, Malcolm F., Duke Engineering & Svcs, 400 South Tryon Street, WC23E, Charlotte, NC 28201, mfschaef@dukeengineering.com.
11:00 AM USE OF HYPERSPECTRAL AVIRIS IMAGERY IN IDENTIFYING LANDSLIDE-PRONE AREAS IN RECENT VOLCANIGENIC SOILS: ISPHORDING, Wayne C.1, MORISANI, Anna M.1, BUNDY, Maria E.2, ENRIGHT, Richard L.C.3, and CORDI, J. Ashley4, (1) Univ South Alabama, LSCB 136, Mobile, AL 36688-0001, wisphord@jaguar1.usouthal.edu, (2) Severn Trent Laboratories, Inc, 900 Lakeside Drive, Mobile, AL 36609, wisphord@jaguar1.usouthal.edu, (3) Bridgewater State College, Dept Earth Science & Geography, Bridgewater, MA 02325, (4) Dept. of Geology, Univ of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS 39406
11:20 AM GEOLOGIC FEATURES RELATED TO RECENT DEBRIS FLOWS AND WEATHERED-ROCK SLIDES IN THE BLUE RIDGE AND PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA: WOOTEN, Richard M.1, CLARK, Timothy W.1, and BATESON, James T.2, (1) N.C. Geol Survey, 1612 MSC, Raleigh, NC 27699-1612, Rick.Wooten@ncmail.net, (2) Superfund Section, N.C. Div. of Waste Management, 1646 MSC, Raleigh, NC 27699-1646
11:40 AM CAUSE VERSUS TRIGGER IN ROCKFALLS AND ROCKSLIDES: IMPLICATIONS IN CASES OF PROPERTY DAMAGE AND PERSONAL INJURY: WATTS, Chester F., Director, Institute for Engineering Geosciences, Radford University, Box 6939, Radford, VA 24142, cwatts@radford.edu.

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