Northeastern Section - 40th Annual Meeting (March 14–16, 2005)
Session No. 7 Monday, March 14, 2005
1:00 PM-5:30 PM, Prime Hotel and Conference Center: Secretariat/Spectacular Bid Room

T12. Late Ordovician Taconian Orogenesis: Structural Evolution and Foreland Basin History

Gordon Baird, Jean M. Crespi, Art Goldstein and Charles E. Mitchell, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
7-11:00 PM A CAROLINA-GANDERIA LINK IN THE APPALACHIAN PERI-GONDWANAN REALM: IMPLICATIONS FOR THE TERMINAL TACONIC PLATE CONFIGURATION: HIBBARD, James, Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences, North Carolina State Univ, Box 8208, Raleigh, NC 27695, jim_hibbard@ncsu.edu and VAN STAAL, Cees, Geol Survey of Canada, Ottawa, ON K1A 0E8, Canada
7-21:20 PM EVIDENCE FOR ONSET AND WESTWARD PROGRESSION OF TACONIAN OROGENESIS IN THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN CHAMPLAIN VALLEY: WASHINGTON, Paul A., Department of Geosciences, Univ of Louisiana at Monroe, Monroe, LA 71209, pwashington@ulm.edu and CHISICK, Steven A., 9549 Prairie Ave, Ste. 2, Highland, IN 46322, pwashington@ulm.edu
7-31:40 PM A REAPPRAISAL OF THE ALLOCHTHONOUS NATURE OF THE STANBRIDGE NAPPE OF SOUTHERN QUEBEC: SCHOONMAKER, Adam, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Univ at Albany, ES 317, Albany, NY 12222, schoonm@atmos.albany.edu and KIDD, William S.F., Dept of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Univ at Albany, 1400 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12222
7-42:00 PM DEVELOPMENT OF THE MARTINSBURG/ HAMBURG FORELAND SEGMENT: GANIS, G. Robert, Department of Earth Sciences, Millersville Univ, Millersville, PA 17551, bobganis@aol.com.
7-52:20 PM GRAPTOLITES AS INCREMENTAL STRAIN MARKERS IN LOW-GRADE METAMORPHIC ROCKS: CRESPI, Jean M., Dept. of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Univ of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, jean.crespi@uconn.edu.
 2:40 PM Break
7-63:00 PM INITIATION OF THE TACONIC FORELAND BASIN, EASTERN ONTARIO: A NOT SO PASSIVE BEEKMANTOWN PLATFORM: DIX, George R., AL RODHAN, Zuhor, and BOYD, Chris, Ottawa-Carleton Geoscience Centre, Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton Univ, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON K1S 5B6, Canada, gdix@ccs.carleton.ca
7-73:20 PM DO FORELAND BASIN SEDIMENTS ACCURATELY RECORD THE TECTONIC HISTORY OF THE OROGENIC HINTERLAND?: SAMSON, Scott D., Earth Sciences, Syracuse University, Heroy Geology Laboratory, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244, sdsamson@syr.edu.
7-83:40 PM PETROLOGY AND SIGNIFICANCE OF QUARTZ ARENITES AND CONGLOMERATES IN THE ORDOVICIAN BLOUNT MOLASSE FROM VIRGINIA TO ALABAMA, SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS: HAYNES, John T., Geology & Geophysics, Univ of Connnecticut, Storrs, CT 06269-2045, john.haynes@uconn.edu, MELSON, William G., Smithsonian Inst, NHB-119, Washington, DC 20560-0119, and GOGGIN, Keith E., 713 Willow Oak Lane, Mandeville, LA 70471
7-94:00 PM SNAKE HILL FORMATION—SYNTECTONIC FACIES OF THE EASTERNMOST TACONIC FORELAND BASIN IN EASTERN NEW YORK: ENGLISH, Adam M., Geosciences, State Univ of New York College at Fredonia, 16 Pine Robin Road, Greenfield Center, NY 12833, engl2815@fredonia.edu, LANDING, Ed, New York State Museum, State Education Department, Madison Avenue, Albany, NY 12230, and BAIRD, Gordon C., Geosciences, SUNY Fredonia, Fredonia, NY 14063
7-104:20 PM DYNAMIC RECORD OF LOCAL AND REGIONAL SEDIMENTOLOGICAL CONTROLS IN THE EVOLVING EARLY LATE ORDOVICIAN TACONIAN FORELAND BASIN, EASTERN NEW YORK STATE: NEW INFORMATION CONCERNING THE STEUBEN – DOLGEVILLE EVENT: BAIRD, Gordon C.1, MITCHELL, Charles2, BRETT, Carlton E.3, and ENGLISH, Adam M.1, (1) Geosciences, SUNY Fredonia, Fredonia, NY 14063, Gordon.Baird@fredonia.edu, (2) Dept. of Geology, Univ at Buffalo, SUNY, 876 Natural Sciences Complex, Buffalo, NY 14260, (3) Geology, Univ of Cincinnati, 500 Geology/ Physics Building, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0013
7-114:40 PM THE AGE OF THE BEOTHUKA TERRANOVA RADIOLARIAN ASSEMBLAGE (ORDOVICIAN, WESTERN NEWFOUNDLAND): MALETZ, Jorg, Department of Geology, SUNY at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14260, jorgm@acsu.buffalo.edu and BRUTON, David L., Paleontologisk Museum, Boks 1172 Blindern, Oslo, N-0318, Norway
7-125:00 PM OCEANOGRAPHIC CONTROLS ON GRAPTOLITE SPECIES DISTRIBUTION IN THE TACONIC AND CENTRAL ANDEAN FORELAND BASIN SUCCESSIONS: MITCHELL, Charles E., Dept. of Geology, Univ. at Buffalo, SUNY, Buffalo, NY 14260, cem@geology.buffalo.edu, BRUSSA, Edsel D., CONICET Cátedra de Paleontología I, Universidad Nacional de La Pampa, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Uruguay 151, Santa Rosa, 6300, Argentina, and MALETZ, Jorg, Department of Geology, University at Buffalo, SUNY, Buffalo, NY 14260

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