2004 Denver Annual Meeting (November 7–10, 2004)
Session No. 155 Tuesday, 9 November 2004
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Colorado Convention Center: Exhibit Hall

Sediments, Clastic (Posters)

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155-1100CORRELATIONS BETWEEN VOLCANIC LITHIC FRAGMENTS AND COMPOSITION OF SOURCE VOLCANIC ROCK: AFFOLTER, Matthew D., Geology and Geophysics, Univ of Utah, 135 South 1460 East, WBB 719, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, qfl247@netscape.net and HENDRIX, Marc S., Department of Geology, Univ of Montana, Missoula, MT 59812
155-2101ORIGIN AND PERSISTENCE OF TOURMALINE OVERGROWTHS IN PALEOZOIC CLASTICS RANGING IN AGE FROM UPPER CAMBRIAN TO MIDDLE DEVONIAN IN THE APPALACHIAN BASIN: SCAL, Roland, Biological Sciences and Geology, Queensborough Community College, 222-05 56th Ave. NY 11364, Bayside, NY 11364, rscal@qcc.cuny.edu and FRIEDMAN, Gerald M., Department of Geology, Brooklyn College of the City Univ of New York (CUNY), Brooklyn, NY, and Northeastern Science Foundation affiliated with Brooklyn College of the City University of New York, 15 Third St., P.O. Box 746, Troy, NY 12181
155-3102DETAILED STUDY OF THE VASHON TILL FROM THE PUGET LOWLAND, WASHINGTON, THROUGH MICROTEXTURAL ANALYSIS OF QUARTZ SAND GRAINS: GRAETTINGER, Alison1, WISHER, Aaron P.2, and LOWTHER, Stewart1, (1) Geology, Univ of Puget Sound, 1500 N. Warner 1048, Tacoma, WA 98416-1908, agraettinger@ups.edu, (2) Univ of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195
155-4103STRATIGRAPHY AND PROVENANCE IMPLICATIONS FROM DETRITAL ZIRCON ANALYSIS OF THE UPPER JURASSIC-LOWER CRETACEOUS PORTION OF THE GREAT VALLEY FOREARC BASIN, NORTHERN CALIFORNIA: COVAULT, Jacob A., Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences, Stanford Univ, Bldg 320, Lomita Mall, Stanford, CA 94305-2115, jcovault@stanford.edu, SURPLESS, Kathleen, Department of Geosciences, Trinity University, One Trinity Place, San Antonio, TX 78212, GRAHAM, Stephan A., Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences, Stanford University, Bldg 320, Lomita Mall, Stanford, CA 94305, and WOODEN, Joseph L., USGS-SUMAC, Rm. 89, Ion Probe Lab, Green Building, 367 Panama Street, Stanford, CA 94305
155-5104MINERALOGY OF DUNE SANDS ALONG THE SOUTHEASTERN SHORE OF LAKE MICHIGAN: KITO, Keiko1, HANSEN, Edward1, and PEASLEE, Graham2, (1) Geological and Environmental Sciences, Hope College, Holland, MI 49423, keiko.kito@hope.edu), (2) Geological and Environmental Sciences, Holland, MI 49423
155-6105GEOLOGICAL AND PHYSICAL CONSTRAINTS ON BED-LOAD COMPOSITION IN THE RED RIVER DRAINAGE SYSTEM, SOUTH CHINA AND VIETNAM: BORGES, Joniell B., Geological Sciences, Northwestern Univ, Locy Hall, 1850 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208, joniell@earth.northwestern.edu and HUH, Youngsook, Geological Sciences, Northwestern Univ, 1850 Campus Dr, Evanston, IL 60208
155-7106RESERVOIR CHARACTERIZATION AND SEDIMENTARY PETROLOGY OF THE WHAKATAKI FORMATION, NEW ZEALAND: MONN, Will D. and MORRIS, Thomas H., Department of Geology, Brigham Young University, S375 ESC, BYU, Provo, UT 84602, elhombremonn@hotmail.com
155-8107OVERPRESSURE PHENOMENON ON SANDSTONE COMPOSITION AND TEXTURE: PETROGRAPHIC STUDY OF MIOCENE SEQUENCES FROM SITAKUND STRUCTURE, SE BENGAL BASIN, BANGLADESH: ZAHID, Khandaker M., Geology and Geography, Auburn Univ, 210 Petrie Hall, Auburn, AL 36849, zahidkm@auburn.edu and UDDIN, Ashraf, Department of Geology and Geography, Auburn Univ, 210 Petrie Hall, Auburn, AL 36849
155-9108THE SOUTH SHALL RISE (AND SHRINK) AGAIN: MINERALOGY AND ENGINEERING PROPERTIES OF THE EXPANSIVE YAZOO CLAY, CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI: PITALO, Angela T.1, LYNCH, F. Leo1, MARTIN, Richard V.2, and SCHMITZ, Darrel W.1, (1) Department of Geosciences, Mississippi State Univ, Mississippi State, MS 39762, teedlebugg01@bellsouth.net, (2) Materials Division, Mississippi Department of Transportation, P.O. Box 1850, Jackson, MS 39215
155-10109PETROLOGY AND GEOCHEMISTRY OF THE OLIGOCENE-EARLY MIOCENE PANJGUR FORMATION AND PALEOCENE ISPIKAN FORMATION AND WAKAI MÉLANGE IN THE MAKRAN ACCRETIONARY BELT, SOUTHWEST PAKISTAN: GRIGSBY, Jeffry D., Department of Geology, Ball State Univ, Muncie, IN 47306, jgrigsby@bsu.edu, KASSI, Akhtar M., Department of Geology, Univ of Balochistan, Quetta, Pakistan, and KHAN, Abdul Salam, Centre of Excellence in Mineralogy, Univ of Balochistan, Quetta, Pakistan
155-11110STRATIGRAPHIC FACIES DEVELOPMENT IN A LOWER JURASSIC FOREARC BASIN, TALKEETNA FORMATION, SOUTH-CENTRAL ALASKA: DRAUT, Amy E., US Geol Survey / UC Santa Cruz, US Geological Survey Pacific Sciences Center, 400 Natural Bridges Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95060 and CLIFT, Peter D., Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, MS 22, Woods Hole, MA 02543-1541, pclift@whoi.edu
155-12111PYROCLASTIC FLOW ANALOGY FOR DEPOSITION IN THE 1992 NICARAGUA TSUNAMI: HIGMAN, Bretwood M., Earth and Space Sciences, Univ of Washington, 310 Condon Hall, Seattle, WA 98195, hig314@u.washington.edu
155-13112ON THE ORIGIN AND SIGNIFICANCE OF PYRITE BEDS IN DEVONIAN BLACK SHALES FROM THE EASTERN US: SCHIEBER, Juergen, Department of Geological Sciences, Indiana Univ, 1001 E 10th Str, Bloomington, IN 47405, jschiebe@indiana.edu
155-14113RECONSTRUCTING THE ACADIAN HINTERLAND FROM UPPER DEVONIAN SEDIMENTS IN THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN APPALACHIAN BASIN: FILER, Jonathan K.1, LEV, Steven2, COHEN, Laura2, and DINH, Jason2, (1) Dept. of Physics, Astronomy & Geosciences, Towson Univ, 8000 York Road, Towson, MD 21252, jfiler@towson.edu, (2) Dept. of Physics, Astronomy & Geosciences, Towson Univ, Towson, MD 21252
155-15114USING SIZE DISTRIBUTION OF PYRITE FRAMBOIDS TO EVALUATE PALEO-ANOXIA DURING DEPOSITION OF THE DEVONIAN NEW ALBANY SHALE IN THE ILLINOIS BASIN: LAZAR, Ovidiu Remus, Department of Geological Sciences, Indiana Univ, 1001 E 10th Street, Bloomington, IN 47405, olazar@indiana.edu and SCHIEBER, Juergen, Department of Geological Sciences, Indiana Univ, 1001 E 10th Str, Bloomington, IN 47405
155-16115CHARACTERIZATION OF ANCIENT CHANNELS USING A FLUME FOR RECONSTRUCTION OF CRITICAL EROSION AND SEDIMENT TRANSPORT CHARACTERISTICS: AN EXAMPLE FROM THE PLEISTOCENE RIO GRANDE: NEU, Roene E., Geology, Univ of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX 79968, Reneu@utep.edu and LANGFORD, Richard, Geological Sciences, Univ of Texas at El Paso, 500 West University Avenue, El Paso, 79968
155-17116WELL PRESERVED ‘ANTIDUNE’ AND BACKSET BEDS ASSOCIATED WITH SLUMPING ON THE FORESETS OF A GRAVELLY GILBERT-STYLE FAN DELTA, NEW ZEALAND: MCCONNICO, T.S. and BASSETT, Kari N., Dept. of Geological Sciences, Univ. of Canterbury, Prvt. Bag 4800, Christchurch, 8004, t.mcconnico@geol.canterbury.ac.nz
155-18117MORPHOLOGICAL SIGNATURES OF TIDALLY-INFLUENCED POINT BARS AND THEIR APPLICATION TO THE MCMURRAY FORMATION: BLAKNEY, Barton J.1, GINGRAS, Murray2, LETTLEY, Curtis2, and RANGER, Mike3, (1) Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Univ of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2E3, bblakney@ualberta.ca, (2) Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Univ of Alberta, 1-26 Earth Sciences Building, Edmonton, AB T6G 2E3, Canada, (3) Geological Consultant, Calgary, AB
155-19118MOUNTAINS, MONSOONS, AND FLUVIAL MEGAFANS: LEIER, Andrew, Department of Geosciences, The Univ of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, aleier@geo.arizona.edu, DECELLES, Peter G., Department of Geosciences, The Unversity of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, and PELLETIER, Jon D., Geosciences, Univ of Arizona, 1040 E. Fourth St, Tucson, AZ 85721
155-20119DOWNSTREAM VARIABILITY IN DEEP-WATER CHANNEL DEPOSIT CHARACTER AND ASSOCIATED SEDIMENTARY PROCESSES, CRETACEOUS CERRO TORO FORMATION OUTCROP BELT, MAGALLANES BASIN, CHILE: HUBBARD, Stephen M., ROMANS, Brian W., GRAHAM, Stephan A., and LOWE, Donald R., Geological and Environmental Sciences, Stanford Univ, Stanford, CA 94305, stevehub@pangea.stanford.edu
155-21120STRATIGRAPHIC ARCHITECTURE OF THE UPPER PERMIAN BETTS CREEK BEDS IN THE NORTHEASTERN GALILEE BASIN, QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA: ALLEN, Jonathan P., Dept. of Geosciences, Univ of Nebraska-Lincoln, 214 Bessey Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588, jallen19@bigred.unl.edu and FIELDING, Christopher R., Department of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences, University of Nebraska - Lincoln, 214 Bessey Hall, P.O. Box 880340, Lincoln, NE 68588-0340
155-22121FLUVIO-ESTUARINE TRANSITION IN A MIDDLE CARBONIFEROUS SANDSTONE UNIT, MORROWAN OF NORTHWEST ARKANSAS: ZACHRY, Doy, Department of Geosciences, Univ of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72701, dzachry@uark.edu
155-23122SEDIMENTOLOGY OF THE REVISED SONSELA MEMBER OF THE CHINLE FORMATION, PETRIFIED FOREST NATIONAL PARK, ARIZONA: WOODY, Daniel T., Geological Sciences, Univ of Colorado-Boulder, P.O. Box 399, Boulder, CO 80309, Daniel.Woody@colorado.edu
155-24123SEDIMENTOLOGY ACROSS THE NORTHERN VIRGINIA FALL LINE: GALVIN, Cyril, Coastal Engineer, Box 623, Springfield, VA 22150, galvincoastal@juno.com
155-25124A TRACE FOSSIL USEFUL FOR BEDROCK MAPPING - A UNIQUE CONCEPT?: MCDOWELL, Ronald R.1, AVARY, Katharine L.1, and MATCHEN, David L.2, (1) West Virginia Geol and Economic Survey, 1 Mont Chateau Road, Morgantown, WV 26508, mcdowell@geosrv.wvnet.edu, (2) Department of Physical Sciences, Concord Univ, Athens, WV 24712-1000
155-26125SEDIMENTOLOGY, ICHNOLOGY, AND DIAGENESIS OF STORM BEDS WITHIN SILICEOUS SHELF DEPOSITS, EOCENE TALLAHATTA FORMATION, EASTERN GULF COASTAL PLAIN: SAVRDA, Charles, Department of Geology and Geography, Auburn Univ, 210 Petrie Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36830, savrdce@auburn.edu and COUNTS, John, Department of Geology and Geography, Auburn Univ, 210 Petrie Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849-5305
155-27126PARTICLES IN HARVESTER ANT MOUNDS AS AN AID TO MAPPING BEDROCK GEOLOGY IN ARID REGIONS: PAXTON, Stanley T.1, GRANTHAM, Richard A.2, PUCKETTE, James O.1, PAXTON, Sarah A.1, and COLLINS, Marline R.1, (1) School of Geology, Oklahoma State Univ, 105 Noble Research Center, Stillwater, OK 74078, pstanle@okstate.edu, (2) Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Oklahoma State Univ, 127 Noble Research Center, Stillwater, OK 74078
155-28127AN EMPIRICAL PALEOSOL-LANDSCAPE MODEL OF A DISSECTED COASTAL PLAIN, CENOMANIAN DUNVEGAN FORMATION, ALBERTA AND BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA: MCCARTHY, Paul J., Department of Geology & Geophysics, Univ of Alaska Fairbanks, Natural Sciences Building, 900 Yukon Drive, P.O. Box 755780, Fairbanks, AK 99775-5780, mccarthy@gi.alaska.edu
155-29128MODE OF ROOT TRACE PRESERVATION AND PALEOSOL HYDROLOGY: EXAMPLES FROM THE BIGHORN BASIN, WYOMING: KRAUS, Mary J., Dept of Geological Sciences, Univ of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309-0399, mary.kraus@colorado.edu and HASIOTIS, Stephen T., Department of Geology, The Univ of Kansas, 1475 Jayhawk Blvd, 120 Lindley Hall, Lawrence, KS 66045-7613
155-30129CONTROLS ON VERTICAL COLOR CHANGES IN ALLUVIAL PALEOSOLS OF THE MORRISON FORMATION, COYOTE BASIN, WYOMING: FALLIN, Melissa J., Department of Geological Sciences, Univ of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309-0399, melissa.fallin@colorado.edu, KRAUS, Mary J., Dept of Geological Sciences, Univ of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309-0399, and PLATT, Brian F., Geology, Univ of Kansas, 1475 Jayhawk Blvd, 120 Lindley Hall, Lawrence, KS 66045-7613
155-31130IMPORTANCE OF CLAY IN IRON TRANSPORT AND SEDIMENT REDDENING: EVIDENCE FROM REDUCTION FEATURES OF THE ABO FORMATION, NEW MEXICO: BENSING, Joel P.1, MOZLEY, Peter S.1, and DUNBAR, Nelia W.2, (1) Department of Earth and Environmental Science, New Mexico Tech, 801 Leroy Pl, Socorro, NM 87801, jbensing@nmt.edu, (2) New Mexico Bureau of Geology, New Mexico Tech, 801 Leroy Pl, Socorro, 87801
155-32131TIMING AND ORIGIN OF REDDENING IN CARBONATE LENSES OF THE JURASSIC NAVAJO SANDSTONE: MCHENRY, Jared M. and NICK, Kevin E., Natural Sciences, Loma Linda Univ, Loma Linda, CA 92350, jmchenry03g@univ.llu.edu
155-33132ANALYSIS OF THE CHIFENG BASINS, INNER MONGOLIA: IMPLICATIONS FOR BASIN MODELING AND CRETACEOUS EXTENSION IN NORTHEAST CHINA AND SOUTHERN MONGOLIA: FRIEDMAN, Scott J.1, XINSHE, Wang II2, KESSEL, Ben1, and RITTS, Bradley1, (1) Geology, Utah State Univ, 4505 Old Main Hill, Geology Department, Logan, UT 84322, sfriedman@cc.usu.edu, (2) Institute of Geology,Chinese Academy of Geological Science, Baiwanzhuang Road,Beijing,100037,People's Republic of China, Beijing, 100037

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