Rocky Mountain - 55th Annual Meeting (May 7-9, 2003)
Session No. 14 Friday, May 9, 2003
8:30 AM-11:15 AM, Fort Lewis College: Noble Hall 125

S3. Relationships of Physical Systems to Archaeological Records and Prehistoric Cultures in the Four Corners Area

Kenneth E. Kolm and Mary L. Gillam, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 8:30 AM Introductory Remarks
14-18:40 AM CHACO CANYON’S ANOMALOUS GEOMORPHIC AND CULTURAL HISTORIES—POSSIBLE CONNECTIONS: FORCE, Eric R., Dept. Geosciences, Univ of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, ejforce@aol.com and VIVIAN, R. Gwinn, Arizona State Museum, Tucson, AZ 85721
14-28:55 AM WATERSHED-SCALE HYDROGEOLOGIC ANALYSIS AND PALEOHYDROLOGIC MODELING OF PREHISTORIC SETTLEMENTS IN THE CANYON OF THE ANCIENTS REGION, SOUTHWEST COLORADO: A HIERARCHICAL APPROACH USING GEOLOGY, HYDROLOGY, GEOMORPHOLOGY, AND MATHEMATICAL MODELING: KOLM, Kenneth E., Anthropology (1), Washington State Univ (1) and Argonne National Lab, 200 Union Blvd. Suite 530, Lakewood, CO 80228, kkolm@mines.edu and SMITH, Schaun M., (1) Anthropology; (2) Geology and Geological Engineering, Washington State U.(1), Colorado School of Mines(2), and B.B.&L, Inc, 14142 Denver West Parkway, Suite 350, Golden, CO 80401-3190
14-39:10 AM VADOSE ZONE HYDROLOGIC PROCESSES AND TRADITIONAL DRYLAND FARMING TECHNOLOGY ON THE HOPI INDIAN RESERVATION, ARIZONA: DOMINGUEZ, Steven, Anthropology, Washington State Univ c/o BB&L, INC, 14142 Denver West Parkway, Suite 350, Golden, CO 80401-3191, drsdomingz@aol.com and KOLM, Kenneth E., Anthropology (1), Washington State Univ (1) and Argonne National Lab, 200 Union Blvd. Suite 530, Lakewood, CO 80228
14-49:25 AM GEOARCHAEOLOGY ON RIDGES BASIN: ANDERSON, Kirk C., Quaternary Sciences, Northern Arizona University, box 6013, Flagataff, AZ 86011, kirk.anderson@nau.edu.
 9:40 AM Break
14-59:55 AM PRELIMINARY SOURCING FOR OBSIDIAN DEBITAGE ASSOCIATED WITH EVIDENCE FOR METALLURGICAL ACTIVITY IN MANAGUA, NICARAGUA: SIMMONS, E. Craig, AGGEN, Kerry L., EBERHART, Mark E., and FRAIKOR, Fred F., Department of Chemistry & Geochemistry, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO 80401, csimmons@mines.edu
14-610:10 AM ELECTRON MICROSCOPY ANALYSIS OF PETRIFIED WOOD SAMPLES: CASIAS, Timothy W., KLEEBE, Hans J., FRAIKOR, Frederick J., and SIMMONS, E. Craig, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, 419 Lookout View Drive, Golden, CO 80401, tcasias@mines.edu
14-710:25 AM FLAKED LITHIC MATERIAL SOURCES IN SOUTHWESTERN COLORADO: GERHARDT, Kimberlee Miskell, Consulting Geologist, 35 Michael Way, Durango, CO 81301, kd@obii.net.
14-810:40 AM PALEOENVIRONMENTAL AND PALEOCLIMATIC INTERPRETATIONS OF PALEOSPRING DEPOSITS, SOUTHERN KAIBITO PLATEAU, NAVAJO NATION, ARIZONA: CYR, Howard J., Quaternary Sciences Program, Northern Arizona Univ, 311 W. Elm Ave, Flagstaff, AZ 86001, hjc2@dana.ucc.nau.edu.
 10:55 AM Discussion
 11:10 AM Concluding Remarks

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