Northeastern Section (39th Annual) and Southeastern Section (53rd Annual) Joint Meeting (March 2527, 2004)
Session No. 66 Saturday, March 27, 2004
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Hilton McLean Tysons Corner: Martinique's

T18. Geologic Hazard Issues in the Eastern United States

Paula Gori and Dawn Lavoie, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
66-18:00 AM REGIONAL GEOLOGIC MAPPING OF THE COASTAL ZONE TO IDENTIFY AND QUANTIFY COASTAL HAZARDS: THIELER, E. Robert, U.S. Geol Survey, Woods Hole, MA 02543, rthieler@usgs.gov, RIGGS, Stanley R., Geology, East Carolina Univ, 3230 Mosley Drive Apt. N, Greenville, NC 27858, HOFFMAN, Charles W., North Carolina Geol Survey, 1620 MSC, Raleigh, NC 27699, LIST, Jeffery H., US Geol Survey, 384 Woods Hole Road, Woods Hole, MA 02543, MCNINCH, Jesse E., Department of Physical Sciences, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William and Mary, PO Box 1346, Gloucester Point, VA 23062-1346, MALLINSON, David, Geology, East Carolina Univ, Greenville, NC 27858, and WEHMILLER, John, Department of Geology, Univ of Delaware, Newark, DE 19711
66-28:20 AM BLUFF EROSION HAZARDS IN COASTAL MAINE: KELLEY, Joseph T., Department of Earth Sciences, Univ of Maine, 111 Bryand Global Science Center, Orono, ME 04469-5790, jtkelley@maine.edu, DICKSON, Stephen M., Maine Geological Survey, 22 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0022, and KEBLINSKY, Corinn, Department of Earth Sciences, Univ of Maine, Orono, ME 04469-5790
66-38:40 AM COASTAL HAZARDS ALONG THE U.S. ATLANTIC SEABOARD: ASSESSING VULNERABILITY TO ISOSTATIC AND TECTONIC MOVEMENT AND RELATIVE SEA-LEVEL RISE: LARSEN, Curtis E, U.S. Geol Survey, 917 National Center, Reston, VA 20192, clarsen@usgs.gov and WILLIAMS, S. Jeffress, U.S. Geol Survey, Woods Hole, MA
66-49:00 AM WINTER PROCESSES ON A NEW ENGLAND MARSH: IMPLICATIONS FOR WETLANDS SURVIVAL IN A REGIME OF RISING SEA LEVEL: ARGOW, Brittina A., Earth Sciences, Boston Univ, 685 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215, bargow@bu.edu and FITZGERALD, Duncan M.
66-59:20 AM AN INTEGRATED GIS-BASED APPROACH TO QUANTIFYING THE RATES OF SHORELINE CHANGE IN THE GEORGIA BIGHT: FINAL RESULTS: ALEXANDER, Clark1, BUSH, David2, LANGLEY, Susan3, FOYLE, Tony4, JACKSON, Chester2, and HENRY, Jim3, (1) Skidaway Institute of Oceanography, 10 Ocean Science Circle, Savannah, GA 31411, clark@skio.peachnet.edu, (2) Department of Geosciences, State Univ. of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA 30118, (3) Department of Geology & Geography, Georgia Southern Univ, P.O. Box 8149, Statesboro, GA 30460, (4) School of Science, Pennsylvania State Univ The Behrend College, Station Road, Erie, PA 16563
66-69:40 AM THE SEISMIC HAZARD FROM MAJOR EARTHQUAKES IN THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN UNITED STATES: EBEL, John E., Weston Observatory, Dept. of Geol. and Geophys, Boston College, 381 Concord Rd, Weston, MA 02493, ebel@bc.edu and TUTTLE, Martitia P., M. Tuttle & Associates, 128 Tibbets Ln, Bay Point Rd, Georgetown, ME 04548
66-710:00 AM GROUND FISSURING AS A PALEOSEISMIC INDICATOR: OBERMEIER, Stephen F., US Geol Survey, Emeritus, Rockport, IN 47635, sobermei@yahoo.com, DURBIN, James M., Geology, Univ of Southern Indiana, 8600 University Blvd, Evansville, IN 47712, and POUCH, Greg, Chemistry, Illinois Wesleyan Univ, Bloomington, IL
66-810:20 AM UNDERSTANDING AND MITIGATING EARTHQUAKE HAZARD IN THE CENTRAL AND EASTERN UNITED STATES: CRAMER, Chris H., U.S. Geol Survey, 3876 Central Ave, Memphis, TN 38152-3050, cramer@usgs.gov.
66-910:40 AM LANDSLIDE ACTIVITY ALONG MEADOW RUN, SHENANDOAH VALLEY, VIRGINIA: WIECZOREK, Gerald F.1, EATON, L. Scott2, and TURNER, Eric J.2, (1) U.S. Geol Survey, National Center MS 926A, Reston, VA 20192, gwieczor@usgs.gov, (2) Geology & Environmental Science, James Madison Universtiy, Harrisonburg, VA
66-1011:00 AM LANDSLIDE LOSS ESTIMATION INVESTIGATION, NORTHERN KENTUCKY AND SOUTHWESTERN OHIO: ROCKAWAY, John D., Physics and Geology, Northern Kentucky Univ, 250 Natural Science Center, Highland Heights, KY 41099, rockawayj@nku.edu.
66-1111:20 AM SIGNIFICANCE OF TROPICAL STORM TRACKS AND CYCLES TO FLOODING IN THE LOWER TAR, NEUSE, AND CAPE FEAR BASINS, NORTH CAROLINA: HARPER, Stephen B., Department of Geology, East Carolina Univ, Greenville, NC 27858, harpers@mail.ecu.edu.
66-1211:40 AM COMMUNICATING SCIENCE TO THE PUBLIC: SOME EXAMPLES OF USING SCIENCE IN PUBLIC POLICY ISSUES: KIEFER, John D., Kentucky Geol Survey, 228 Mining & Mineral Res Bldg, Lexington, KY 40506-0107, kiefer@uky.edu.

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