Session No. 26 Friday, March 28, 2003

8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Westin Hotel: Lunenburg
T14. Late Pleistocene Mastodon Environments of the Northeastern US and Adjacent Canada
Peter Nester and John J. Chiment, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
26-18:00 AM AN OVERVIEW OF THE PALAEONTOLOGY OF AN INTERGLACIAL SINK HOLE NEAR MILFORD, NOVA SCOTIA, CANADA: GRANTHAM, Robert G., Executive Director, Johnson GEO CENTRE, 175 Signal Hill Rd, St. John's, NF A1A 1B2, Canada, robert.grantham@geocentre.ca and KOZERA, Kelley A., 330 Penwylt Court, Exton, PA 19341
26-28:20 AM SOME INTERESTING STRATIGRAPHIC RELATIONSHIPS AT HISCOCK, A LATE QUATERNARY PALEONTOLOGICAL AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE IN WESTERN NEW YORK: LAUB, Richard S., Geology Division, Buffalo Museum of Science, 1020 Humboldt Parkway, Buffalo, NY 14211, rlaub@sciencebuff.org.
26-38:40 AM EXCAVATING LATE PLEISTOCENE MASTODONS FROM FLOODED SITES IN THE NORTHEAST: BURNEY, David A. and ROBINSON, Guy, Bronx, NY 10458, grobinson@fordham.edu
26-49:00 AM MEGAFAUNAL POPULATION COLLAPSE AND EXTINCTION IN LOWER NEW YORK STATE: ROBINSON, Guy1, BURNEY, David A.1, and BURNEY, Lida Pigott2, (1) Biological Sciences, Fordham Univ, 441 E Fordham Road, Bronx, NY 10458, grobinson@fordham.edu, (2) Louis Calder Center and Biological Sciences, Fordham Univ, 441 E Fordham Road, Bronx, NY 10458
26-59:20 AM FIRST NATIONS AND LAST ELEPHANTS: LAKE, Thomas R., Behavioral Sciences, SUNY Dutchess Community College, 53 Pendell Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-1595, lake@sunydutchess.edu and CHIMENT, John J., Cornell Institute for Biology Teachers, Cornell Univ, 169 Biotechnology Bldg, Ithaca, NY 14853, jjc1@cornell.edu
26-69:40 AM GROUND PENETRATING RADAR IN SUPPORT OF MASTODON STUDIES IN NEW YORK: BROWN, Larry1, CHIMENT, John2, PERKS, William3, HAENLEIN, Joel1, and NEVILLE, James1, (1) INSTOC, Cornell Univ, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Snee Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, brown@geology.cornell.edu, (2) Dept. of Earth and Atmospheric Sci, Cornell Univ, Ithaca, NY 14853, (3) GeoRad Surveys, Inc, P.O. Box 297, Horseheads, NY 14845
26-710:00 AM 14C DATES AND DENDROCHRONOLOGY IN THE LATE PLEISTOCENE: THE FIRST WARM PERIOD PARTIALLY COVERED BY TREE-RING CHRONOLOGIES FROM UPSTATE NEW YORK: GRIGGS, Carol B., Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Cornell Univ, Snee Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, cbg4@cornell.edu.
26-810:20 AM THREE DIMENSIONAL GEOMETRY OF A LATE-PLEISTOCENE BASIN, HYDE PARK, NEW YORK, INTEGRATING FIELD OBSERVATION TECHNIQUES AND GROUND PENETRATING RADAR: NESTER, Peter L., Paleontological Rsch Institution, 1259 Trumansburg Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850-1398, pn21@cornell.edu and BROWN, Larry, INSTOC, Cornell Univ, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Snee Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853
26-910:40 AM THE HYDE PARK MASTODON: OSTEOLOGY AND TAPHONOMY: FISHER, Daniel C., Museum of Paleontology, Univ of Michigan, 1109 Geddes Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1079, dcfisher@umich.edu and SHERPA, James M., Paleontological Rsch Institution, 1259 Trumansburg Rd, Ithaca, NY 14850-1398, sherpa@museumoftheearth.org
26-1011:00 AM CONTEMPORARY AND PRIOR ENVIRONMENTS OF THE HYDE PARK, NEW YORK, MASTODON ON THE BASIS OF ASSOCIATED PLANT MACROFOSSILS: MILLER, Norton G., BIOLOGICAL SURVEY, NEW YORK STATE MUSEUM, Albany, NY 12230-0001, nmiller2@mail.nysed.gov.
26-1111:20 AM USE OF SEDIMENTARY DIATOM ASSEMBLAGES TO ASSESS ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGES DURING THE LATE PLEISTOCENE AT A MASTODON SITE IN HYDE PARK, NEW YORK STATE: SOKAL, Michael A. and HALL, Roland I., Biology, Univ of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1, Canada, msokal@uwaterloo.com
26-1211:40 AM OSTRACODES AS INDICATORS OF A YOUNGER DRYAS ENVIRONMENT AT THREE FOSSIL MASTODON SITES IN NEW YORK: MIKLUS, Nicole M.1, SMITH, Alison J.2, PALMER, Donald F.2, and NESTER, Peter3, (1) Honors College and Department of Geology, Kent State Univ, Kent, OH 44242, nmiklus@kent.edu, (2) Department of Geology, Kent State Univ, (3) Paleontological Rsch Institution, Ithaca, NY 14850

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