2005 Salt Lake City Annual Meeting (October 16–19, 2005)
Session No. 29 Sunday, 16 October 2005
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Salt Palace Convention Center: Hall C

T74. Waves of Destruction: Historical and Geological Records of Tsunamis and their Effects (Posters) (GSA Sedimentary Geology Division)

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29-161SEDIMENTATION FROM THE 26 DECEMBER 2004 SOUTH ASIA TSUNAMI IN NORTHERN SUMATRA, INDONESIA: MOORE, Andrew Lathrop, Department of Geology, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, amoore5@kent.edu, GELFENBAUM, Guy, U. S. Geol Survey, 345 Middlefield Road, MS999, Menlo Park, CA 94025, KAMATAKI, Takanobu, Active Fault Research Center, Geological Survey of Japan, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, 1-1-1 Higashi, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-8567, Japan, and NISHIMURA, Yuichi, Institute of Seismology and Volcanology, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, 007-0835, Japan
29-262PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF FIELD SURVEY ON THE INDIAN OCEAN TSUNAMI DEPOSITS IN THAILAND AND SRI LANKA: GOTO, Kazuhisa1, IMAMURA, Fumihiko1, KEERTHI, Nimal2, KUNTHASAP, Passkorn3, MATSUI, Takafumi4, MINOURA, Koji5, RUANGRASSAMEE, Anat6, SUGAWARA, Daisuke5, and SUPHARATID, Seree7, (1) Disaster Control Research Center, Tohoku University, 6-6-11-1106 Aoba, Aramaki, Aoba, Sendai, 980-8579, Japan, kgoto@tsunami2.civil.tohoku.ac.jp, (2) Deepwell Drilling Technologies (PVD) Ltd, Columbo, 05, (3) Department of Mineral Resources, Environmental Geology Division, Bangkok, 10400, (4) Department of Complexity Science and Engineering, The Univ of Tokyo, Tokyo, 113-0033, (5) Institute of Geology and Paleontology, Tohoku University, Sendai, 980-8579, Japan, (6) Department of Civil Engineering, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, 10400, (7) Natural Disaster Research Center, Rangsit University, Bangkok, 10400
29-363DISTAL EROSION AND DEPOSITION OF THE 2004 TSUNAMI IN THE MALDIVE ISLANDS: KEATING, Barbara H., HIGP/SOEST, University of Hawaii, Rm 314 HIG, 2525 Correa Rd, Honolulu, HI 96822, bkeating@hawaii.edu, HELSLEY, C.E., Sea Grant Program, University of Hawaii, 2525 Correa Rd, Honolulu, HI 96822, WAHEED, Zaha, Marine Resources Research Center, Fisheries Division, Male, 000000, Maldives, and DOMINEY HOWES, Dale, Risk Frontiers, Dept. Physical Geography, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
29-464DISTINGUISHING INDIVIDUAL WAVES IN A TSUNAMI DEPOSIT: HIGMAN, Bretwood M., Earth and Space Sciences, University of Washington, 310 Condon Hall, Box 351310, Seattle, WA 98195, hig314@U.Washington.edu and JAFFE, Bruce, US Geological Survey Pacific Science Center, 400 Natural Bridges Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
29-565HISTORICAL TSUNAMIS: PRESERVING THE HUMAN TESTIMONY: SYNOLAKIS, Costas E., Civil Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 and OKAL, Emile A., Department of Geological Sciences, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, emile@earth.northwestern.edu
29-666A 2500-YEAR RECORD OF LATE-HOLOCENE TSUNAMIS AT DISCOVERY BAY, WASHINGTON STATE, USA: WILLIAMS, Harry F.L., Geography, University of North Texas, 210 EESAT Building, Denton, TX 76203, williams@unt.edu, HUTCHINSON, Ian, Geography, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6, Canada, and NELSON, Alan R., U. S. Geological Survey, MS 966, PO Box 25046, Denver, CO 80225
29-767LANDWARD FINING IN LATE HOLOCENE TSUNAMI DEPOSITS FROM SOUTHEASTERN HOKKAIDO: WOODWARD, Stephen1, NISHIMURA, Yuichi2, HIRAKAWA, Kazuomi3, and MOORE, Andrew Lathrop1, (1) Department of Geology, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, smwoodwa@kent.edu, (2) Institute of Seismology and Volcanology, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, 007-0835, Japan, (3) Laboratory of Geoecology, Graduate School of Environmental Earth Science, Hokkaido University, N-10 W-5, Kita-ku, Sapporo, 060-0810, Japan
29-868DIFFERENCES IN CASCADIA GREAT-EARTHQUAKE MAGNITUDES INFERRED FROM TSUNAMI-LAID SAND AND MICROFOSSIL ASSEMBLAGES AT ALSEA BAY, OREGON: NELSON, Alan R., U.S. Geological Survey, MS 966, 1711 Illinois St, Golden, CO 80401, anelson@usgs.gov, JENNINGS, Anne E., INSTAAR & Dept. Geological Sciences, Univ of Colorado, Box 450, Boulder, CO 80309, SAWAI, Yuki, Geological Survey of Japan, AIST, Tsukuba, Japan, and SHERROD, Brian L., U.S. Geological Survey at Dept. of Earth and Space Sciences, Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195
29-969THE 365 A.D. TSUNAMI DESTRUCTION OF ALEXANDRIA, EGYPT: EROSION, DEFORMATION OF STRATA AND INTRODUCTION OF ALLOCHTHONOUS MATERIAL: STANLEY, Jean-Daniel and JORSTAD, Thomas F., Geoarchaeology Program, E-205 NMNH, Paleo, Smithsonian Institution, Constitution Avenue and 10th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20013-7012, stanley.daniel@nmnh.si.edu
29-1070BEDDED SHELL DEPOSIT AT AO NANG, KRABI PROVINCE, SOUTHERN THAILAND: A RECORD OF A PREHISTORIC TSUNAMI EVENT OR EXTREME STORM EVENT OR NEITHER: HARPER, Stephen B., Department of Geology, East Carolina Univ, Greenville, NC 27858, harpers@mail.ecu.edu
29-1171EFFECTS IN THE SEDIMENTARY RECORD OF AN IMPACT-TRIGGERED TSUNAMI EVENT IN THE EARLY DANIAN: THE POTY SECTION, NE BRAZIL: KOUTSOUKOS, Eduardo A.M., PETROBRAS-CENPES, Cidade Universitária, Quadra 7, Ilha do Fundão, Rio de Janeiro, RJ 21941-598 Brazil, EKoutsoukos@gmail.com
29-1272PRELIMINARY SEDIMENTOLOGICAL IMPLICATIONS FROM THE CROW CREEK MEMBER (PIERRE SHALE): A HYPOTHESIZED IMPACT-INDUCED TSUNAMI DEPOSIT IN THE LATE CRETACEOUS WESTERN INTERIOR SEAWAY: WEBER, Ryan D. and WATKINS, David K., Department of Geosciences, University of Nebraska - Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68588-0304, rweber7@gmail.com
29-1373REPORT FROM THE NSF WORKSHOP ON TSUNAMI DEPOSITS 12-15 JUNE 2005: BOURGEOIS, Joanne, University of Washington, PO Box 351310, Seattle, WA 98195-1310, jbourgeo@u.washington.edu

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