Session No. 35 Wednesday, March 27, 2002

8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Sheraton Springfield: Ballroom South
T2. New Advances in Sedimentary Processes and Accumulation Forms: From the Shelf to the Estuaries
Jon C. Boothroyd and Larry G. Ward, Presiding
Start Time
8:00 AM Introductory Remarks
8:05 AM AMERICA'S FIRST NATURAL DISASTER-THE HURRICANE OF 1635: IMPLICATIONS FOR HURRICANE DAMAGE IN NEW ENGLAND IN THE 21ST CENTURY: COCH, Nicholas K., Queens College - CUNY, School of Earth & Environmental Science, Flushing, NY 11367-0904, ncoch@qcunix1.qc.edu.
8:25 AM TOWARD A SEDIMENT BUDGET FOR THE SOUTHERN RHODE ISLAND SHORELINE: BOOTHROYD, Jon C., Department of Geosciences, Univ of Rhode Island, 9 East Alumni Ave, 314 Woodward Hall, Kingston, RI 02881, jon_boothroyd@uri.edu.
8:45 AM DETAILED STRATIGRAPHY AND EVOLUTION OF A PARAGLACIAL BARRIER, CASTLE NECK, NORTHERN MASSACHUSETTS: DOUGHERTY, Amy J., Earth Sciences, Boston Univ, 685 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215, adougher@bu.edu, FITZGERALD, Duncan M., Earth Sciences, Boston Univ, 685 Comm. Ave, Boston, MA 02215, PENDLETON, Elizabeth A., Earth Sciences, Boston Univ, 675 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215, and BUYNEVICH, Ilya V., Geology & Geophysics, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, MS#22, Woods Hole, MA 02543
9:05 AM CHANGES IN THE SEDIMENT DISTRIBUTION OF A JETTIED CHANNEL AND BACKBARRIER SYSTEM AS A RESULT OF DREDGING, WELLS HARBOR, ME: RITS, Mark, Earth Sciences, Boston Univ, 685 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 131, Boston, MA 02215, mrits@bu.edu and FITZGERALD, Duncan M., Earth Sciences, Boston Univ, 685 Comm. Ave, Boston, MA 02215
9:25 AM CAREX KOBOMUGI (JAPANESE SEDGE) AN INTRODUCED DUNE PLANT NOW GENUS NON GRATA: MANAGEMENT ISSUES IN STATE AND FEDERAL PARKS: HALSEY, Susan D., NJ Sea Grant Extension Program, NJMSC/NJ Sea Grant, Sandy Hook Field Station, Building #22, Fort Hancock, NJ 07732, shalsey@njmsc.org.
9:45 AM Break
10:05 AM LATE HOLOCENE SEDIMENT ACCUMULATION IN THE LOWER HUDSON ESTUARY; SPATIAL AND TEMPORAL VARIABILITY: KLINGBEIL, Andrew D., Department of Geology, Univ of Delaware, 700 Pilottown Road, Lewes, DE 19958, bottler@udel.edu and SOMMERFIELD, Christopher K., College of Marine Studies, Univ of Delaware, 700 Pilottown Road, Lewes, DE 19958-1298
10:25 AM SEDIMENT TRANSPORT AND TRAPPING IN THE LOWER DELAWARE RIVER AND ESTUARY: INITIAL RESULTS OF A REGIONAL SONAR STUDY: SOMMERFIELD, Christopher K., College of Marine Studies, Univ of Delaware, 700 Pilottown Road, Lewes, DE 19958-1298, cs@udel.edu and MADSEN, John A., Dept. of Geology, Univ of Delaware, Penny Hall, Newark, DE 19716
10:45 AM POLLUTION MONITORING IN TWO NORTH AMERICAN ESTUARIES: HISTORICAL RECONSTRUCTIONS USING BENTHIC FORAMINIFERA: SCOTT, David B.1, TOBIN, Richard1, LATIMER, James2, ASIOLI, Alessandra3, HAURY, Verena4, WILLIAMSON, Michelle1, and MEDIOLI, Franco S.1, (1) Department of Earth Sciences, Dalhousie Unviersity, Halifax, NS B3H3J5, Canada, rtobin@is2.dal.ca, (2) U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 27 Tarzwell Drive, Narragansett, RI 02882, (3) Dipartimento di Geologia, Paleontologia e Geofisica dell’Universita' di Padova, Via Giotto 1, Padova, 35137, Italy, (4) Department of Geology, Univ of Erlangen, Erlangen, Germany
11:05 AM SOURCES AND CONTROLS OF SUSPENDED SEDIMENTS AND TURBIDITY IN THE GREAT BAY ESTUARY, NEW HAMPSHIRE: WARD, Larry G., Department of Earth Sciences, Univ of New Hampshire, Jackson Estuarine Laboratory, 85 Adams Point Road, Durham, NH 03824, lgward@cisunix.unh.edu.

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