Rocky Mountain Section–58th Annual Meeting (17–19 May 2006)
Session No. 3 Wednesday, 17 May 2006
8:00 AM-11:40 AM, Western State College: Kebler East Ballroom

T11. Springs and Groundwaters of the Intermountain West

Laura J. Crossey, Abraham E. Springer and Dennis Newell, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 8:00 AM Introductory Remarks
3-18:20 AM PHYSICAL, BIOLOGICAL AND CULTURAL INVENTORY AND CLASSIFICATION OF NATIONAL PARK SERVICE SPRINGS ON THE COLORADO PLATEAU: SPRINGER, Abraham E., Geology, Northern Arizona University, Box 4099, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, abe.springer@nau.edu and STEVENS, Lawrence E., Stevens Ecological Consulting, LLC, 1705 N. San Francisco St, Flagstaff, AZ 86001
3-28:40 AM USE OF SPRINGS TO MONITOR AQUIFER RESPONSE TO RECENT CLIMATE CHANGE, A CASE STUDY IN THE VERDE RIVER WATERSHED, CENTRAL ARIZONA: RICE, Steven, Geology, Northern Arizona University, P.O. Box 4099, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, ser36@dana.ucc.nau.edu and SPRINGER, Abraham E., Department of Geology, Northern Arizona Univ, Box 4099, Flagstaff, AZ 86011
3-39:00 AM CO2 DEGASSING IN HIGH VOLUME SPRINGS IN THE SOUTHERN COLORADO PLATEAU REGION—UNDERSTANDING DEEP INPUTS AND GEOCHEMICAL MIXING IN REGIONAL GROUNDWATER: CROSSEY, Laura, GSA Sedimentary Geology Division and Geomicrobiology / Geobiology Division, Dept. of Earth & Planetary Sciences, Albuquerque, NM 87131, lcrossey@unm.edu, SPRINGER, Abe, Geology, Northern Arizona University, Box 4099, Frier Hall, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, KARLSTROM, Karl, Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of New Mexico, Northrop Hall, MSCO3-2040; 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001, NEWELL, Dennis, Dept. of Earth & Planetary Sciences, Univ of New Mexico, Northrop Hall, Albuquerque, NM 87131, ATUDOREI, Viorel, Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, FISCHER, Tobias, Earth & Planetary Sciences, Univ of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, and HILTON, David, Geosciences Research Div, Scripps Inst. of Oceanography, Univ. of Calif. San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093
3-49:20 AM SUITABILITY OF THE NAVAJO SANDSTONE FOR CO2 SEQUESTRATION IN CENTRAL UTAH: RANDALL, Kevin Lewis and LACHMAR, Thomas E., Geology Department, Utah State University, 4505 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322-4505, klrandall@cc.usu.edu
 9:40 AM Break
3-510:00 AM GROUND-WATER SENSITIVITY AND VULNERABILITY MAPS FOR BASIN-FILL AQUIFERS, NORTHERN AND CENTRAL WASATCH FRONT, UTAH: LOWE, Mike, Utah Geological Survey, State of Utah Department of Nat Rscs, P.O. Box 146100, Salt Lake City, UT 84114-6100, mikelowe@utah.gov and WALLACE, Janae, Utah Geol Survey, PO Box 146100, Salt Lake City, UT 84114-6100, janaewallace@utah.gov
3-610:20 AM CHEMICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF GROUND WATER IN CEDAR VALLEY, UTAH COUNTY, NORTH-CENTRAL UTAH: LUCY, Juliette, Utah Geological Survey, P.O. Box 146100, Salt Lake City, UT 84114, juliettelucy@utah.gov
3-710:40 AM RETARDATION OF RADIONUCLIDES IN YUCCA MOUNTAIN SATURATED ALLUVIUM: SEDLACEK, C.M.1, SCHULMEISTER, M.K.2, REIMUS, P.W.1, SCISM, C.D.1, CHIPERA, S.J.3, and DING, M.4, (1) Isotope and Nuclear Chemistry, Los Alamos National Laboratory, PO Box 1663, MS J514, Los Alamos, NM 87545, csedla@lanl.gov, (2) Earth Science Department, Emporia State University, Rm. 119B Cram Science Hall, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS 66801, (3) Hydrology, Geochemistry, and Geology, Los Alamos National Laboratory, PO Box 1663, MS D469, Los Alamos, NM 87545, (4) Isotope and Nuclear Chemistry, Los Alamos National Lab, Los Alamos, NM 87545
3-811:00 AM BOREHOLE-GEOPHYSICAL LOGGING PROGRAM AT THE UTAH GEOLOGICAL SURVEY: THOMAS, Kevin J., Utah Geological Survey, PO Box 146100, Salt Lake City, UT 84114, kevinthomas@utah.gov
 11:20 AM Concluding Remarks

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