General Information for this Meeting
Back to the 2006 Philadelphia Annual Meeting (22–25 October 2006)

Sunday, 22 October 2006

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

THOREAU ON MONADNOCK: LONG ON BOTANY AND PHILOSOPHY, SHORT ON GEOLOGY
    Thompson, Peter J.

INTRAPLATE DEFORMATION OF LATE NEOGENE AND QUATERNARY MARINE TERRACES, CAPE LIPTRAP, SOUTHEASTERN VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA
    Gardner, T.; Pezzia, C.; Amborn, T.; Tunnell, R.; Flanagan, S.; Merritts, D.; Marshall, J.; Webb, J.; Fabel, D.; Cupper, M.L.

NANOMETER-SCALE FEATURES OF SEDIMENTARY PHOSPHATE: NANNOBACTERIAL, METAZOAN OR INORGANIC PRECIPITATION?
    Folk, Robert L.

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

A PRELIMINARY REPORT ON POTENTIAL LINK BETWEEN HEAVY METALS AND HEALTH, NILE RIVER ISLANDS, NEAR ASSIUT, EGYPT
    Hasan, Syed E.; Sharara, Nadia; El Nady, Osman; Gamal, Boghdady

IMPACT OF EFFLUENT FROM REVERSE OSMOSIS (RO) WATER TREATMENT PLANTS (WTP) ON WATER-QUALITY IN ALBEMARLE SOUND, NORTH CAROLINA, USA
    Woods, Terri L.; Smith, Jennifer R.; Rulifson, Roger; Kleber, Katharine E.

THE AGE OF THE EARTH IN NIELS STENSEN'S GEOLOGY
    Ziggelaar, August

BARRIERS TO ACHIEVING EFFECTIVE ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT IN THE UNITED STATES
    Manheim, Frank T.

FINDING SUBMERGED PALEOINDIAN AND ARCHAIC ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITES: EXPERIENCES FROM KARSTIC NW FLORIDA
    Faught, Michael K.

6:00 PM-8:00 PM

GEOSCIML—A GML APPLICATION FOR GEOSCIENCE INFORMATION INTERCHANGE
    Richard, Stephen M.; Boisvert, Eric; Brodaric, Boyan; Cox, Simon; Duffy, Tim; Holmberg, Jonas; Johnson, Bruce; Laxton, John; Robida, Francois; Simons, Bruce

MODELING THE BEDROCK SURFACE IN INDIANA WITH CONTOURING SOFTWARE
    Hasenmueller, Walter A.

Monday, 23 October 2006

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

SENSITIVITY OF CONTAMINANT TRANSPORT MODEL IN TIDALLY INFLUENCED AQUIFERS TO STORAGE COEFFICIENT
    Mohsen, Mohammad F.

GROUNDWATER CAPACITY AND THE MANAGEMENT OF GROWTH; HOW SUSTAINABLE WELL YIELDS GOVERN SUBURBAN SPRAWL
    Eisner, Mark W.

MULTIBEAM MAPPING AND EXPLORATION OF THE CONTINENTAL SHELF EDGE
    Stubbs, Christopher C.A.; Sautter, Leslie R.; Creede, Ray

MINERALS: A UNIFYING THEME FOR EARTH SCIENCE INSTITUTE FOR MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL TEACHERS
    Otuonye, Francis; Brandes, Nathalie Nicole

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

ARSENIC AND OTHER HEAVY METALS IN THE RIVERS OF NEPAL
    Emerman, Steven H.; Bhattarai, Tara N.; Adhikari, Danda P.; Joshi, Sunendra R.; Lakhe, Siddhi L.; Luhrs, Aimee J.; Prasai, Kangada R.; Robson, Kristine L.

PERMANENT SCATTERER INTERFEROMETRY: A NEW TOOL FOR GROUND DEFORMATION MONITORING
    Ferretti, Alessandro; Novali, Fabrizio; Prati, Claudio; Rocca, Fabio

CLIMATE CHANGE: AN EFFECTIVE TOOL FOR CONNECTING THE PUBLIC WITH GEOLOGY AND THE GEOLOGIC RECORD
    Bishop, Ellen

BROOKLYN PROPERTY OWNER OPINIONS AND THE URBAN WATER CYCLE
    Montalto, Franco; Culligan, Patricia

PETROLOGICAL FEATURES OF THE MAKSYUTOV AND THE ATBASHI ECLOGITE-GLAUCOPHANE-SCHIST COMPLEXES WITHIN THE URAL-MONGOLIA FOLD BELTS
    Fedkin, Valentin V.; Novikov, Gennady V.; Bulavko, Irina V.

THE CAUSE OF GLOBAL WARMING AND PREDICTIONS FOR THE COMING CENTURY
    Easterbrook, Don J.

THE STANYS BIG IDEA TEACHER INSTITUTE SERIES (STANYS-BITIS) PART 1
    Duggan-Haas, Don; Dolphin, Glenn Robert

RELEVANCE, HISTORY, AND FRAMEWORKS IN TEACHING INSTRUMENTATION (OR HOW I LEARNED TO STOP TALKING ABOUT VACUUM SYSTEMS AND DISCUSS 1950S RUSSIAN MICROPROBE DESIGNS)
    Frahm, Ellery

Tuesday, 24 October 2006

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

GEOPHYSICAL DETECTION AND IMAGING OF A LOST MID-PLEISTOCENE BONE CAVE BENEATH VALLEY FORGE NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK, PA
    Bechtel, Timothy D.; Baughman, Samuel H. II

THE EDWARDS AQUIFER AND ITS UNIQUE ECOSYSTEM – POTENTIAL THREATS FROM GROUNDWATER MANAGEMENT
    Longley, Glenn

GROVE KARL GILBERT'S PHOTOGRAPHS AS EVIDENCE IN GEOLOGY: DOCUMENTING THE 1906 SAN FRANCISCO EARTHQUAKE
    Aldrich, Michele L.; Leviton, Alan E.; Elsbernd, Karren

MILITARY GEOLOGY AND THE APACHE WARS, SOUTH WEST UNITED STATES
    Doyle, Peter

STATEMENT ON EVOLUTION-SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION- 1925
    Yochelson, Ellis L.

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

NIR REFLECTANCE SPECTROSCOPY: THE PROMISES AND CHALLENGES FOR FUTURE REMOTE STUDY OF ASTEROIDS
    Hardersen, Paul S.

CHARACTERIZATION OF MILL PRODUCTS TO UNDERSTAND SOLID-PHASE ARSENIC SPECIATION AROUND GOLD-ORE ROASTERS
    Walker, Stephen R.; Jamieson, Heather E.

FORENSIC SOIL ANALYSES APPLIED TO THE LAURA M. HOMICIDE CASE
    Di Maggio, Rosa Maria; Nuccetelli, Leonardo

NEOTECTONIC SETTING OF THE NORTH AMERICAN PLATE IN RELATION TO THE CHICXULUB IMPACT
    Herman, Gregory C.

Wednesday, 25 October 2006

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

A 9000-YEAR RECORD OF VERTICAL AND LATERAL ACCRETION ON THE FLOODPLAIN OF THE LOWER THAMES RIVER, SOUTHWESTERN ONTARIO, CANADA
    Stewart, Andrew M.; Desloges, Joseph R.

BOUNDING DISCONTINUITIES IN SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY ALLUVIUM - USING STRATIGRAPHY TO RECONSTRUCT PREHISTORIC LANDSCAPES AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE FORMATION
    Thieme, Donald

A VALUES FRAMEWORK FOR STUDENTS TO DEVELOP THOUGHTFUL ATTITUDES ABOUT CITIZENSHIP AND STEWARDSHIP
    Lutz, Tim; Srogi, LeeAnn

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

ARE HYPERCALCIFIED DEMOSPONGES A KEY TO THE END-PERMIAN EXTINCTION?
    Finks, Robert M.

COMPARISON OF THE FLUTE HYDRAULIC CONDUCTIVITY PROFILING RESULTS WITH STRADDLE PACKER MEASUREMENTS
    Keller, Carl

FATE AND TRANSPORT OF VOLATILE ORGANICS THROUGH EXTENSIONAL FRACTURE NETWORKS AND STRATIGRAPHIC PARTINGS IN THE PASSAIC FORMATION, CENTRAL NEWARK BASIN OF NEW JERSEY
    Bond, Robert M.; Linnell, Katherine; Tanwar, Simriti; Kelly, Kevin