Session No. 15 Tuesday, April 1, 2003

2:15 PM-4:50 PM, Hotel NH Krystal: Yelapa
T9. New Insights from Paleontology, Stratigraphy, and Sedimentology on Accreted Terranes of Western North America II
Robert B. Blodgett and George D. Stanley, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
15-12:15 PM WESTERN CANADIAN CORDILLERAN TERRANES: NEW INSIGHTS FROM MICROPALEONTOLOGY AND TECTONOSTRATIGRAPHIC SEQUENCES: HENDERSON, Charles M., Geology and Geophysics, Univ of Calgary, 2500 University Drive, NW, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4 Canada, henderson@geo.ucalgary.ca.
15-22:35 PM FOSSILS AND STRATA OF THE HARPER RANCH GROUP AND THEIR SIGNIFICANCE TO THE TECTONIC HISTORY OF THE QUESNEL TERRANE: BEATTY, Tyler W.1, ORCHARD, M.J.2, and MUSTARD, P.S.1, (1) Earth Sciences, Simon Fraser Univ, Department of Earth Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, BC V5A1S6, Canada, twbeatty@sfu.ca, (2) Geol Survey of Canada, 101-605 Robson St, Vancouver, BC V6B5J3, Canada
15-32:55 PM EXTENSIONAL TECTONISM AND TERRANE DISPERSION IN THE CORDILLERA—EXAMPLES FROM NORTHERN ALASKA AND BAJA CALIFORNIA: MOORE, Thomas E., U.S. Geol. Survey, MS 901, 345 Middlefield Rd, Menlo Park, CA 94025, tmoore@usgs.gov.
 3:15 PM Break
15-43:30 PM PALEONTOLOGICAL DATABASE APPLICATIONS FOR ALASKAN TERRANE STUDIES: ZHANG, Ning1, BLODGETT, Robert B.1, and STANLEY, George D.2, (1) Dept. Zoology, Oregon State Univ, Corvallis, OR 97331, zhangn@science.oregonstate.edu, (2) Dept. Geology, Univ. Montana, Missoula, MT 59812
15-53:50 PM CAMBRIAN TRILOBITES OF SIBERIAN BIOGEOGRAPHIC ASPECT FROM SOUTHWESTERN ALASKA: IMPLICATIONS FOR UNDERSTANDING THE PROVENANCE OF THE FAREWELL TERRANE: KINGSBURY, Sadie A., The Raymond M. Alf Museum of Paleontology, The Webb Schools, 1175 W. Baseline Rd, Claremont, CA 91711, skingsbury@webb.org, BABCOCK, Loren E., Department of Geological Sciences, The Ohio State Univ, Columbus, OH 43210, and BLODGETT, Robert B., Department of Zoology, Oregon State Univ, Corvallis, OR 97331
15-64:10 PM GOING "DOWN UNDER" TO TEST THE URALIAN SEAWAY HYPOTHESIS FOR SILURIAN PALEOGEOGRAPHY OF ALASKA’S ALEXANDER TERRANE: SOJA, Constance M.1, DWYER, Luke1, and WHITE, Brian2, (1) Geology Dept, Colgate Univ, Hamilton, NY 13346, csoja@mail.colgate.edu, (2) Geology Dept, Smith College, Northampton, MA 01063
15-74:30 PM PALEOBIOGEOGRAPHIC AFFINITIES OF EMSIAN (LATE EARLY DEVONIAN) GASTROPODS FROM LIMESTONE MOUNTAIN, MEDFRA B-4 QUADRANGLE, WEST-CENTRAL ALASKA (FAREWELL TERRANE): FRYDA, Jiri, Czech Geological Survey, Klarov 3/131, 118 21 Praha 1, Czech Republic, bellerophon@seznam.cz and BLODGETT, Robert B., Dept. Zoology, Oregon State Univ, Corvallis, OR 97331

Back to the Cordilleran Section - 99th Annual (April 1–3, 2003)
General Information for this Meeting