Session No. 28 Thursday, April 4, 2002

1:20 PM-5:00 PM, Hyatt Regency Hotel: Patterson Ballroom B
S6. Geology and Public Policy II
James C. Cobb and John D. Kiefer, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
28-01:20 PM THE ROLE OF A STATE GEOLOGICAL SURVEY IN THE ASSESSMENT OF NATURAL HAZARDS FOR LOCAL HAZARD MITIGATION PLANNING: TAYLOR, Kenneth B., N.C. Geological Survey, Div of Land Rscs, 1612 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1612, kenneth.taylor@ncmail.net and SMITH, Gavin P., Hazard Mitigation Section, Div of Emergency Mgnt, 4713 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-4713
28-01:40 PM SOIL AMPLIFICATION MAPS FOR ESTIMATING EARTHQUAKE GROUND MOTIONS IN THE CENTRAL US: BAUER, Robert A.1, KIEFER, John2, HOFFMAN, David3, HILL, John4, CORDIVIOLA, Steven5, SU, Wen-June1, and HESTER, Norman C.6, (1) Illinois State Geol Survey, 615 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign, IL 61820, bauer@isgs.uiuc.edu, (2) Kentucky Geol Survey, 228 Mining & Minerals Resources, Lexington, KY 40506, (3) Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Geological Survey and Resource Assessment Division, P.O. Box 250, Rolla, MO 65402, (4) Indiana Geol Survey, 611 North Walnut Grove, Bloomington, IN 47405, (5) Kentucky Geological Survey, University of Kentucky, 228 Mining & Mineral Resources, Lexington, KY 40506, (6) Department of Geology, Indiana Univ, 611 North Walnut Grove, Bloomington, IN 47405
28-02:00 PM POSSIBLE QUATERNARY FAULTING BENEATH THE CITIES OF MEMPHIS AND GERMANTOWN, TENNESSEE: VELASCO, Maria Soledad, CERI, Univ of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152, mvelasco@memphis.edu, VAN ARSDALE, Roy B., Geological Sciences, Univ of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152, and HARRIS, James, Department of Geology, Millsaps College, Jackson, MS 39210
28-02:20 PM SEISMIC HAZARDS, RISK ASSESSMENT, AND POLICY IMPLICATIONS: WANG, Zhenming1, WOOLERY, Edward W.2, and KIEFER, John D.1, (1) Kentucky Geological Survey, Univ of Kentucky, 228 Mining and Mineral Resources Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0107, zwang@kgs.mm.uky.edu, (2) Department of Geological Sciences/Kentucky Geological Survey, Univ of Kentucky, 228 Mining and Mineral Resources Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0107
28-02:40 PM NATURAL GAS EXPLOSIONS IN HUTCHINSON, KANSAS: A CASE STUDY: BUCHANAN, Rex C., Kansas Geol Survey, 1930 Constant Ave, Lawrence, KS 66047-3726, rex@kgs.ukans.edu.
 3:00 PM Break
28-03:20 PM SLOPE STABILITY ANALYSIS AND REMEDIATION TECHNIQUES FOR CREEK JUNCTION FAILURE SITE, MOUNT ROGERS NATIONAL RECREATIONAL AREA, VA: NICELY, S. T., WATTS, C. F., WOODARD, M. J., and GILLIAM, D. R., Environmental and Engineering Geology, Radford University, Department of Geology, RU, Box 6939, Radford, VA 24142, stnicely@radford.edu
28-03:40 PM ESSENTIAL MINERAL RESOURCES VERSUS THE PUBLIC'S VIEW OF QUARRIES: DEVER JR, Garland R. and KIEFER, John D., Kentucky Geological Survey, Univ of Kentucky, 228 Mining and Mineral Resources Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0107, kiefer@kgs.mm.uky.edu
28-04:00 PM THE ROLE OF SCIENCE WITH RESPECT TO THE PUBLIC POLICY ASPECTS OF MOUNTANTOP REMOVAL MINING (MRTM) IN THE CENTRAL APPALACHIANS: MCCLELLAND, Steven W.1, NEWELL, Dawn A.2, THOMSON, Amanda G.1, and WOODFORK, Larry D.3, (1) West Virginia Geol and Economic Survey, P.O. Box 879, Morgantown, WV 26507-0879, mcclelland@geosrv.wvnet.edu, (2) WVGES/USGS-WRD Coop, 11 Dunbar Street, Charleston, WV 25301, (3) retired West Virginia State Geologist, Morgantown, WV 26505
28-04:20 PM TO SELL OR NOT TO SELL: ASSESSMENTS OF UNDISCOVERED HYDROCARBONS - AN EXAMPLE FROM BANGLADESH: MILICI, Robert C.1, WANDREY, Craig J.2, and WARWICK, Peter D.1, (1) U.S. Geol Survey, 956 National Ctr, Reston, VA 20192, rmilici@usgs.gov, (2) U.S. Geol Survey, Denver Federal Center, MS 939, P.O. Box 25046, Denver, CO 80225
28-04:40 PM CHARLES WESLEY ROLFE AND B. C. JILLSON: GEOLOGY MOVES ON AT ILLINOIS, 1882-1917: LANGENHEIM, Ralph L. and LANGENHEIM, Ralph L., Univ Illinois - Urbana-Champaign, 1301 W Green St, Urbana, IL 61801-2999, rlangenh@uiuc.edu

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