Southeastern Section–55th Annual Meeting (23–24 March 2006)
Session No. 24 Thursday, 23 March 2006
1:30 PM-5:30 PM, Marriott Hotel: Georgia Ballroom

T24. Undergraduate Research (Posters)

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24-118PETROLOGY, GEOCHEMISTRY, AND STRUCTURE OF TALLULAH FALLS FORMATION PARAGNEISSES, CORBIN MOUNTAIN (ZIRCONIA 7.5-MINUTE QUADRANGLE), GREENVILLE COUNTY, SC: GRAPES, Amanda B., RANSON, William A., and GARIHAN, John M., Earth & Environmental Sciences, Furman University, 3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, SC 29613, amanda.grapes@furman.edu
24-219MINERALOGY AND MICRO-FABRIC ANALYSIS OF GARNET-SILLIMANITE GNEISS AND SILLIMANITE-TOURMALINE SCHIST FROM THE WESTERN INNER PIEDMONT OF SOUTH CAROLINA: MCCLURE, Ryan T., RANSON, William A., and GARIHAN, John M., Earth & Environmental Sciences, Furman University, 3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, SC 29613, ryan.mcclure@furman.edu
24-320THE PETROLOGY AND MINERAL CHEMISTRY OF SELECT LAMPROPHYRE DIKE INTRUSIONS IN WESTERN KENTUCKY: HECK, Jason N. Sr, Geological Sciences, University of Kentucky, 4212 Kensington Garden Ct, Lexington, KY 40514, gasherbrum@insightbb.com, MOECHER, David P., Geol. Sci, Univ. Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506, and ANDERSON, Warren A., Kentucky Geological Survey, University of Kentcuky, Mining and Minerals Resource Building, Lexington, KY 40506
24-421CALC-SILICATE PODS IN NORTH COLUMBUS METAMORPHIC COMPLEX AND IN JUNCTION CITY MYLONITE GNEISS OF WEST-CENTRAL GEORGIA: DIOPSIDE+GARNET METAMORPHISM FOLLOWED BY ZEOLITE CRYSTALLIZATION: TAYLOR, Jessica L.1, WOODALL, Brian1, HOK, Trevor1, BABULSKI, David2, and HANLEY, Thomas B.1, (1) Chemistry and Geology, Columbus State University, 4225 University Avenue, Columbus, GA 31907-5645, pacifiquesylphe@yahoo.com, (2) 2677 Colony Circle, Snellville, GA 30078
24-522MAPPING PARTS OF THE TOQUIMA AND TOIYABE RANGES IN NEVADA USING DEM ALONG WITH ASTER AND ALI REMOTE SENSING DATA: SMITH, Erin S., Geology and Environmental Geosciences, College of Charleston, 66 George ST, Charleston, SC 29424, erunsmith@hotmail.com and NUSBAUM, Robert L., Geology and Enviormental Geosciences, College of Charleston, 66 George St, Charleston, SC 29424
24-623STRUCTURAL EVOLUTION OF THE SAURATOWN MOUNTAIN QUARTZITES; EVIDENCE FOR POLYPHASE DEFORMATION AND SHEARING: BETKA, Paul M., JESSUP, Micah J., and LAW, Richard D., Department of Geosciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, pmbetka@vt.edu
24-724FRACTURE ORIENTATIONS IN MIOCENE SEDIMENTARY ROCKS, SOUTHEAST GEORGIA COASTAL PLAIN: SLACK, Trever Z., TRUPE, Charles H., and RICH, Fredrick J., Department of Geology and Geography, Georgia Southern University, P.O. Box 8149, Statesboro, GA 30460, trever_36@hotmail.com
24-825CRITERIA FOR DETERMINING LIVE VS. DEAD FAUNAL ELEMENTS AND FAUNAL INTERACTIONS ON AN OBRUTION SURFACE FROM THE UPPER ORDOVICIAN MIAMITOWN SHALE, SHARONVILLE, OHIO: GOAD, Lee, HALL, David, CULVER, Jonathan, DAVIS, Brittany, SMITH, Donald, SUMRALL, Colin D., and DEXTER, Troy A., Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, Dhall12@utk.edu
24-926SPACE UTILIZATION BY FAUNAL ELEMENTS ON A BIVALVE SHELL PAVEMENT, UPPER ORDOVICIAN MIAMITOWN SHALE, SHARONVILLE, OHIO: ROBERTS, Joshua1, BRELLENTHIN, Stephen1, FULLER, Adam2, STEWART, Catherine2, SUMRALL, Colin D.1, and DEXTER, Troy A.1, (1) Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, sbrellen@utk.edu, (2) Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996
24-1027SIZE FREQUENCY OF ECHINODERM BIOCLASTS IN UPPER MISSISSIPPIAN, SAND-SIZED SEDIMENT: MATHIS, Julie and SUMRALL, Colin D., Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, jmathis2@utk.edu
24-1128COMPARING GASTROPOD GUILDS PRIOR TO AND FOLLOWING A REGIONAL EXTINCTION: EXAMPLES FROM THE PLIO-PLEISTOCENE OF FLORIDA: BANASIAK, Rachel1, GREENE, Sarah1, HERBERT, Gregory S.1, HARRIES, Peter J.1, PORTELL, Roger2, and OCHES, Eric A.1, (1) Department of Geology, University of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave, SCA 528, Tampa, FL 33620, rbanasia@mail.usf.edu, (2) Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida, Museum Road, P.O. Box 117800, Gainesville, FL 32611
24-1229TAPHONOMY OF SHELL BEDS FROM THE PLEISTOCENE BERMONT "FORMATION" AT LONGAN LAKES QUARRY, FLORIDA: NOLD, Kathryn D.1, HAMANN, Patricia1, HARRIES, Peter J.1, OCHES, Eric A.1, and HERBERT, Gregory S.2, (1) Dept. of Geology, Univ. of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave, SCA 528, Tampa, FL 33620-5201, katie_nold@hotmail.com, (2) Department of Geology, University of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave., SCA 528, Tampa, FL 33620
24-1330PLEISTOCENE SEA-LEVEL HISTORY OF FLORIDA: THE CASE FOR SMALL-SCALE VARIATION: KNORR, Paul O.1, USF PALEOENVIRONMENTS REU TEAM, 20051, HARRIES, Peter1, HERBERT, Gregory S.1, OCHES, Eric A.1, and PORTELL, Roger W.2, (1) Department of Geology, University of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave., SCA 528, Tampa, FL 33620, paul@paulknorr.com, (2) Natural History, Florida Museum of Natural History, P.O. Box 117800, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611-7800
24-1431EARLY PLEISTOCENE PALEOTEMPERATURE SEASONAL VARIABILITY: MOLLUSCAN SCLEROCHRONOLOGY FROM SOUTH-CENTRAL FLORIDA: DELAUGHTER, Leila K., FOSTER, William J., HERBERT, Gregory S., HARRIES, Peter J., and OCHES, Eric A., Department of Geology, University of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave, SCA 528, Tampa, FL 33620-5201, ldelaugh@mail.usf.edu
24-1532COMMUNITY ANALYSIS OF THE BIVALVES IN THE EARLY PLEISTOCENE BERMONT FORMATION: CHELLADURAI, Jennifer1, HARRIES, Peter J.1, HERBERT, Gregory S.1, OCHES, Eric A.1, and PORTELL, Roger2, (1) Department of Geology, University of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave., SCA 528, Tampa, FL 33620, chelladu@mail.usf.edu, (2) Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida, Museum Road, P.O. Box 117800, Gainesville, FL 32611
24-1633AN EVENNESS STUDY OF THE PLEISTOCENE BERMONT FAUNA OF FLORIDA: GREENE, Sarah1, BANASIAK, Rachel1, CHELLADURAI, Jeniffer1, HERBERT, Gregory S.1, HARRIES, Peter J.1, OCHES, Eric A.1, and PORTELL, Roger2, (1) Department of Geology, University of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave, SCA 528, Tampa, FL 33620, greene.sarah@gmail.com, (2) Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida, Museum Road, P.O. Box 117800, Gainesville, FL 32611
24-1734RESOLVING PLEISTOCENE STRATIGRAPHY AND SEA-LEVEL FLUCTUATION IN SOUTHERN FLORIDA: AN AMINOSTRATIGRAPHIC APPROACH: SANFORD, Paul K. II1, BOURN, Troy1, OCHES, Eric A.1, HARRIES, Peter1, HERBERT, Gregory S.1, and PORTELL, Roger W.2, (1) Department of Geology, University of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave., SCA 528, Tampa, FL 33620, psanford@mail.usf.edu, (2) Natural History, Florida Museum of Natural History, P.O. Box 117800, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611-7800
24-1835TAXONOMIC AND TAPHONOMIC CONTROLS ON AMINO ACID GEOCHRONOLOGY: A TEST IN THE PLIO-PLEISTOCENE SHELL BEDS OF FLORIDA: BOURN, Troy1, SANFORD, Paul K. II1, NOLD, Katie1, OCHES, Eric A.1, HARRIES, Peter1, HERBERT, Gregory S.1, and PORTELL, Roger W.2, (1) Department of Geology, University of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave., SCA 528, Tampa, FL 33620, tbourn@tampabay.rr.com, (2) Natural History, Florida Museum of Natural History, P.O. Box 117800, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611-7800
24-1936TESTING MORPHOLOGIC STASIS IN CHIONE EVELATA IN THE CONTEXT OF RAPID EARLY PLEISTOCENE SEA-LEVEL CHANGE IN FLORIDA: HAMANN, Patricia A., NOLD, Kathryn D., HARRIES, Peter J., HERBERT, Gregory S., and OCHES, Eric A., Department of Geology, University of South Florida, 4202 E. Fowler Ave, SCA 528, Tampa, FL 33620-5201, t_r1s_h@hotmail.com
24-2037CENOZOIC PLANKTONIC FORAMINIFERA DIAGENETICALLY ALTERED TO SIDERITE IN LOMONOSOV RIDGE SEDIMENTS, ARCTIC OCEAN: QUIRK, Brendan and ST. JOHN, Kristen, Geology and Environmental Science, James Madison University, MSC 7703, Harrisonburg, VA 22807, quirk2bl@jmu.edu
24-2138SPELEOTHEM DEPOSITS IN A PROTEROZOIC PALEOKARST, MESOPROTEROZOIC DISMAL LAKES GROUP, ARCTIC CANADA: GLOVER, James F. and KAH, Linda C., Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, University of Tennessee, 1412 Circle Drive, Knoxville, TN 37996, jglover@utk.edu
24-2239DOES PROCESS MATTER?: AN EVALUATION OF THE EFFECT OF SAMPLE PROCESSING TREATMENTS ON ALKALINITY MEASUREMENTS: WILLIAMS, Amy1, ANDERSEN, C. Brannon1, and LEWIS, Greg2, (1) Dept. of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Furman Univ, 3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, SC 29613, amy.williams@furman.edu, (2) Department of Biology, Furman Univ, 3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, SC 29613
24-2340TRANSPORT OF COLLOIDS IN UNSATURATED POROUS MEDIA: TU, Ching, ZHUANG, Jie, MCCARTHY, John, and MCKAY, Larry, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, The University of Tennessee, 306 earth and Planetray Science Building, Knoxville, TN 37996-1410, ctu@utk.edu
24-2441ANALYSIS AND DEVELOPMENT OF A MONITORING PROPOSAL FOR THE POTENTIAL REMOVAL OF A LOW-HEAD DAM: A CASE STUDY OF THE DILLSBORO DAM, WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA: JACKSON, Benjamin, MEANS, Christopher, MORGAN, Vincent, PERKINSON, Phillip, SHEEHAN, Timothy, TENNANT, Christopher, and LORD, Mark L., Department of Geosciences & NRM, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC 28723, BlueHwiian@aol.com
24-2542GEOPHYSICAL INVESTIGATION OF THE SOUTH RIVER FLOODPLAIN, BUENA VISTA, VIRGINIA: HUFFMAN, Katie, BARNHART, Bill, BACASTOW, Amy, COPPERSMITH, Ryan, JACKSON, Julie, O'KEEFE, Caroline, WALLACE, Matt, and BIER, Sara E., Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA 24450, huffmank@wlu.edu
24-2643THE FIRST LONG TERM RECORD OF ICE-RAFTING IN THE CENTRAL ARCTIC BASED ON SAND ACCUMULATION, 0 TO 46 MA: MULLEN, Kristen, SUMMA, Michelle, and ST. JOHN, Kristen, Geology And Environmental Science, James Madison University, MSC 7703, Harrisonburg, VA 22807, mullenkx@jmu.edu
24-2744SUB-SEAFLOOR HYDROTHERMAL ACTIVITY AT THE DEEP-SEA PACMANUS HYDROTHERMAL FIELD, MANUS BASIN, PAPUA NEW GUINEA: EVIDENCE FROM FLUID INCLUSIONS IN QUARTZ: WICKER, Steven G., Department of Physics, Astronomy & Geosciences, Towson University, 8000 York Road, Towson, MD 21252, swicke1@towson.edu and VANKO, David A., Dept. of Physics, Astronomy, and Geosciences, Towson Univ, Towson, MD 21252

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