2004 Denver Annual Meeting (November 7–10, 2004)
Session No. 76 Monday, 8 November 2004
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Colorado Convention Center: 103/105

T41. The Gulf of Mexico—Past, Present, and Future: Relating Ecology to Geology (GSA Quaternary Geology and Geomorphology Division; GSA Sedimentary Geology Division)

Charles W. Holmes and John W. Tunnell, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
76-18:00 AM MONITORING THE RESTORATION OF THE BAHIA GRANDE (LOWER LAGUNA MADRE): CONNECTING THE ECOSYSTEM TO THE GEOLOGY: HEISE, Elizabeth A., Department of Chemistry and Environmental Sciences, Univ of Texas at Brownsville, 80 Fort Brown, Brownsville, TX 78520, eheise@utb.edu
76-28:15 AM GEOMORPHOLOGICAL RESPONSE TO LATE HOLOCENE SEA-LEVEL RISE IN COASTAL SOUTHWEST FLORIDA: SAVARESE, Michael, Marine Science, Florida Gulf Coast Univ, 10501 FGCU Blvd South, Ft Myers, FL 33965 and REIN, Heather, Marine Science, Florida Gulf Coast University, 10501 FGCU Blvd South, Ft. Myers, FL 33965, hrein@fgcu.edu
76-38:30 AM SHIFT OF EVERGLADES DISCHARGE IN RESPONSE TO LATE HOLOCENE COASTAL BUILDUP, SOUTHWEST FLORIDA: JACKSON, Kelly L., Marine Geology & Geophysics - RSMAS, Univ of Miami, 4600 Rickenbacker Causeway, Miami, FL 33149, kjackson@rsmas.miami.edu and WANLESS, Harold R., Geological Sciences, Univ of Miami, P.O. Box 249176, Coral Gables, FL 33124
76-48:45 AM NON-SYMMETRIC RESPONSE TO BASE LEVEL RISE AND FALL: A CASE STUDY OF TWO ADJACENT FLUVIAL/DELTAIC SYSTEMS ALONG THE EAST TEXAS COAST: TAHA, Z. Patrick1, ANDERSON, John B.2, and SIMMS, Alexander R.2, (1) Earth Science, Rice Univ, 8299 Cambridge #701, Houston, TX 77054, zptaha@rice.edu, (2) Earth Science, Rice Univ, 6100 Main Street, Houston, TX 77005
76-59:00 AM THE EFFECTS OF ENSO CYCLICITY ON DELTAIC PROGRADATION: EXAMPLES FROM THE MODERN BRAZOS DELTA: FRATICELLI, Carmen M., ExxonMobil Upstream Rsch Co, 3120 Buffallo Speedway, Houston, TX 77098, carmen.m.fraticelli@exxonmobil.com
76-69:15 AM GEOLOGIC ORIGIN AND GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION DETERMINE ECOLOGICAL FATE OF SOUTHERN GULF OF MEXICO CORAL REEFS: TUNNELL, John W. Jr, Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies, Texas A&M Univ-Corpus Christi, 6300 Ocean Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78412, jtunnell@falcon.tamucc.edu
76-79:30 AM NEW GEOLOGIC THEMES EMERGNG FROM WEST FLORIDA OUTER SHELF STUDIES: HINE, Albert C.1, JARRETT, Bret D.1, HALLEY, Robert B.2, LOCKER, Stanley D.3, MALLINSON, David J.4, NAAR, David F.5, DONAHUE, Brian T.1, WEAVER, Doug6, and SHINN, Eugene A.7, (1) College of Marine Science, Univ of South Florida, 140 7th Ave South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, hine@marine.usf.edu, (2) US Geol Survey, 600 4th St S, Saint Petersburg, FL 33701-4802, (3) College of Marine Science, Univ of South Florida, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, (4) Geology Dept, East Carolina Univ, Greenville, NC 27858, (5) College of Marine Science, Univeristy of South Florida, 740 7th Ave. S, St. Petersburg, FL 337091, (6) Flower Gardens National Marine Sanctuary, NOS/NOAA, 1200 Briarcrest Drive Suite 4000, Bryan, TX 77802, (7) Center for Coastal and Watershed Studies, U.S. Geol Survey, 600 4th St. S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
 9:45 AM Break
76-810:00 AM THE EFFECT OF SEDIMENT DYNAMICS ON THE ECOLOGY OF THE NORTHWESTERN CONTINENTAL SHELF: GULF OF MEXICO: HOLMES, Charles W., U.S. Geological Survey, Ctr for Coastal Geology, 600 4th Street South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, cholmes@usgs.gov
76-910:15 AM RECONSTRUCTING AN 180-YR RECORD OF NATURAL AND ANTHROPOGENIC INDUCED HYPOXIA FROM THE SEDIMENTS OF THE LOUISIANA CONTINENTAL SHELF: OSTERMAN, Lisa E.1, POORE, Richard Z.2, SWARZENSKI, Peter2, and TURNER, Eugene3, (1) U. S. Geol Survey, MS 926A, Reston, VA 20192, osterman@usgs.gov, (2) U. S. Geological Survey, 600 4th Street South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, (3) Oceanography and Coastal Science, Louisiana State Univ, Baton Rouge, LA 70803
76-1010:30 AM LATE PLEISTOCENE AND HOLOCENE GLACIAL MELTWATER INPUT TO THE GULF OF MEXICO: FLOWER, Benjamin P.1, HILL, Heather W.1, LODICO, Jenna M.1, QUINN, Terrence M.1, HOLLANDER, David J.1, and HASTINGS, David W.2, (1) College of Marine Science, Univ of South Florida, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, bflower@marine.usf.edu, (2) Collegium of Natural Sciences, Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, FL 33711
76-1110:45 AM MUD VOLCANOES, GAS HYDRATES, AND CARBONATE FORMATION AT “WARM” SEEPS IN THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO: HACKWORTH, Matthew, Geology and Geophysics, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70802, mhackwo@lsu.edu
76-1211:00 AM HYDROCARBON SEEP REGIMES IN THE GULF OF MEXICO: MACDONALD, Ian, Physical and Life Sciences, Texas A&M Univ-Corpus Christi, Rm ST320, 6300 Ocean Dr, Corpus Christi, TX 78412, imacdonald@falcon.tamucc.edu
76-1311:15 AM BIOLOGICAL CONTROLS AND CONSEQUENCES OF SULFUR CYCLING IN THE VICINITY OF GULF OF MEXICO HYDROCARBON SEEPS: GILHOOLY, William P. III, Department of Environmental Sciences, Univ of Virginia, Clark Hall, Charlottesville, VA 22904, wpg6n@virginia.edu, MACKO, S.A., Environmental Sciences, Univ of Virginia, Clark Hall, Charlottesville, VA 22904, CARNEY, Robert S., Coastal Ecology Institute, Louisiana State Univ, Baton Rouge, LA 70810, and NIELSON, Kristine, Department of Geosciences, The Pennsylvania State Univ, 303 Deike Building, University Park, PA 16802
76-1411:30 AM PAVING THE OCEAN FLOOR - ASPHALT FLOWS, GAS HYDRATE DEPOSITS, AND AUTHIGENIC CARBONATES FROM THE CAMPECHE ESCARPMENT, SOUTHERN GULF OF MEXICO: NAEHR, Thomas H., Department of Physical and Life Sciences, Texas A&M Univ - Corpus Christi, 6300 Ocean Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78412, tnaehr@falcon.tamucc.edu, MACDONALD, Ian R., Physical and Life Sciences Department, Texas A&M Univ, Corpus Christi, TX 78412, BOHRMANN, Gerhard, Forschungszentrum Ozeanränder, Universität Bremen, Postfach 330440, Bremen, 28334, ESCOBAR, Elva, Instituto de Ciencias del Mar y Limnologia, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Apartado Postal 70-305, Mexico City, 045510, Mexico, and BROOKS, James M., TDI-Brooks Int'l, Inc, 1902 Pinion, College Station, TX 77845

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