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Back to the 2007 GSA Denver Annual Meeting (28–31 October 2007)

Sunday, 28 October 2007

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

IRRIGATION SEASON WATER LEVEL CHANGES IN MUNICIPAL ARAPAHOE AQUIFER WELLS, DOUGLAS COUNTY, COLORADO
    Niemela, Daniel; Ahmed, Harun

THE PROGRESSION OF SEDIMENTOLOGICAL FACIES AND THEIR CONTROL OF BIOGEOCHEMICAL CYCLING IN THE BIOLUMINESCENT BAYS OF VIEQUES, PUERTO RICO
    Nelson, Andrew D.; Myrow, Paul; Ku, Tim; O'Connell, Suzanne

DIFFERENTIATION OF FLANK MARGIN CAVES, SEA CAVES, AND TAFONI CAVES IN BAHAMIAN QUATERNARY EOLIAN CALCARENITES
    Mylroie, Joan R.; Mylroie, John E.; Owen, Athena M.; Waterstrat, Willipa J.

FLANK MARGIN CAVE DEVELOPMENT IN NEW ZEALAND AS A QUATERNARY SEA LEVEL MEASURE
    Mylroie, John E.; Mylroie, Joan R.; Nelson, Campbell S.

GLACILACUSTRINE SEDIMENTS IN THE IRISH MIDLANDS AND THE POTENTIAL FOR A LATE WEICHSELIAN VARVE CHRONOLOGY FOR THE BRITISH-IRISH ICE SHEET
    Delaney, Catherine A.

QUATERNARY GEOLOGIC INTERPRETATIONS FROM FLANK MARGIN CAVES, KANGAROO ISLAND, AUSTRALIA
    Mylroie, John E.; Mylroie, Joan R.

AN EVALUATION OF PORTABLE X-RAY FLUORESCENCE FOR ARTIFACT SOURCING IN THE FIELD: CAN A HANDHELD DEVICE DIFFERENTIATE ANATOLIAN OBSIDIAN SOURCES?
    Frahm, Ellery

1:30 PM-3:30 PM

USING THE “LIFESTYLE PROJECT” TO INCREASE ENVIRONMENTAL AWARENESS
    Earle, Steven; Kirk, Karin; Wright, Paul

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

SEDIMENTOLOGY OF ESKER SYSTEMS AND ASSOCIATED LANDFORMS IN THE IRISH MIDLANDS: PROCESSES, CONTROLS AND IMPLICATIONS FOR FACIES MODELS
    Delaney, Catherine A.

SEVERE BEACH EROSION AT SURFSIDE, TEXAS CAUSED BY ENGINEERING MODIFICATIONS TO THE COAST AND RIVERS
    Watson, Richard L.

6:00 PM-8:00 PM

A COMPUTER-MAPPING METHOD USED TO GENERATE BEDROCK GEOLOGIC MAPS IN INDIANA
    Hasenmueller, Walter A.

COMPUTER-GENERATED GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE BLOOMINGTON 7.5-MINUTE QUADRANGLE, INDIANA
    Estell, Carolyn M.; Thompson, Todd A.; Keith, Brian D.; Hasenmueller, Walter A.

THE PRESENT AND FUTURE CONSTRUCTION AND DELIVERY OF 3D GEOLOGICAL MODELS AT THE BRITISH GEOLOGICAL SURVEY
    Kessler, Holger; Mathers, Steve; Napier, Bruce; Terrington, Ricky; Sobisch, Hans-Georg

TOWARD A COMMON MAP LEGEND FOR ONTARIO
    Easton, Robert Michael; Hart, Thomas R.; Houlé, Michel G.; Madon, Zoran B.; Rowell, Dave; Trowell, Norm F.

Monday, 29 October 2007

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

CHANGES IN SEDIMENT TRANSPORT CAPACITY: COLORADO PLATEAU AND GREAT BASIN
    Milhous, Robert T.

FROM PARADIGM TO PARADIGM OR FROM TÓTH TO TÓTH IN HUNGARY'S HYDROGEOLOGY
    Mádl-Szőnyi, Judit

SEDIMENT DISPERSAL IN TRIASSIC FLUVIAL SYSTEMS OF SOUTHWEST LAURENTIA: INSIGHTS FROM U-PB AGES OF DETRITAL ZIRCONS
    Dickinson, William R.; Gehrels, George E.; Fox, Jennifer D.; Stair, Kelley N.; Anderson, Carl E.; Ojha, Jaika; Brown, Richard A.; Norton, Michael B.; Riggs, Nancy R.; Lehman, Thomas M.

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

RADIUM CONTROL IN URANIUM MINING WITH A SELECTIVE COMPLEXER
    Goltz, H. Robert

PROVENANCE OF THE COASTAL SAND, GUYANA
    Cush, Athar-Rahman; Khandaker, Nazrul I.; Schleifer, Stanley; Nicasio, Micheal; Rampersad, Jessica; Cush, Akbar Rahim Wazir

RE-OS DATING OF OROGENIC W-MO DEPOSITS IN THE MID NORWEGIAN CALEDONIDES
    Larsen, R.B.; Stein, H.J.

STRONTIUM ISOTOPE STRATIGRAPHY OF THE EARLY SILURIAN (LLANDOVERY): IMPLICATIONS FOR TECTONICS AND WEATHERING
    Gouldey, Jeremy C.; Saltzman, Matthew R.; Foland, Kenneth A.; Linder, Jeff S.

USING THE PRECESSION METHODOLOGY TO TIME PAST GLACIAL AND INTERGLACIAL CLIMATES
    Sharpe, Saxon E.

NATURALLY OCCURRING ASBESTOS - A RECURRING PUBLIC POLICY CHALLENGE
    Lee, Richard J.; Strohmeier, Brian R.; Bunker, Kristin L.; Van Orden, Drew R.

INFLUENCE OF STRUCTURES ON DRAINAGE PATTERNS IN THE TUSHKA REGION, SW EGYPT
    Robinson, Cordula; El-Kaliouby, Hesham; Hanafy, Sherif; Nabawy, Bassem; Ghoneim, Eman

Tuesday, 30 October 2007

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

DISCOVERING THE TRUE MORPHOLOGY OF AMPHIBOLE MINERALS: COMPLIMENTARY TEM AND FESEM CHARACTERIZATION OF AMPHIBOLE PARTICLES IN MIXED MINERAL DUST
    Bunker, Kristin L.; Strohmeier, Brian R.; Harris, Karen E.; Hoch, Reuven; Lee, Richard J.

PREFERENTIAL GROUND-WATER FLOW: EVIDENCE FROM DECADES OF FLUORESCENT DYE-TRACING
    Otz, Martin H.; Azzolina, Nicholas A.

DEXTRAL SHEAR AS A CATALYST FOR LITHOSPHERIC RUPTURE IN THE NORTHERN GULF OF CALIFORNIA: KINEMATIC AND PALEOMAGNETIC EVIDENCE FROM COASTAL SONORA, MÉXICO
    Bennett, Scott E.K.; Oskin, Michael E.

PROVENANCE IMPLICATIONS OF DETRITAL ZIRCONS IN JURASSIC EOLIANITES AND ASSOCIATED STRATA OF THE COLORADO PLATEAU
    Dickinson, William R.; Gehrels, George E.; Amar, Joseph R.; Brenneman, Erin V.; Hurd, Owen V.; Anderson, Carl E.; Schmidt, Gregory R.; McGraw, Jennifer L.; Eichler, Carla M.; Ojha, Jaika

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

THE ALQUIST PRIOLO EARTHQUAKE FAULT ACT AS A MODEL FOR OTHER HAZARD LOSS REDUCTION ACTIONS
    Davis, James F.; Hart, Earl W.; McCarthy, Richard J.; Parrish, John G.

EXAMINING EARTH EVIDENCE: IS ENERGY DISPERSIVE SPECTROSCOPY ENOUGH?
    Halterman, Don J. Jr; Williams, Thomas J.

A NEW ASPECT OF A RENAISSANCE GEOLOGIST: GEORGII AGRICOLA'S DE ANIMANTIBUS SUBTERRANEIS (1549 AND 1556)
    Aldrich, Michele; Leviton, Alan E.; Sears, Lindsay

THE ROLE OF LAKE BASINS AND OIL SHALE IN THE GLOBAL QUEST FOR UNCONVENTIONAL HYDROCARBON RESOURCES
    Boak, Jeremy; Nummedal, Dag; Bartov, Yuval

ON THE “SMALLNESS OF LIFE”: NEW TEM EVIDENCE FROM BIOFILM IN HOT SPRINGS, VITERBO, ITALY
    Folk, Robert L.; Kirkland, Brenda L.

Wednesday, 31 October 2007

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

CREATING REALISTIC TESTS: GETTING STUDENTS TO THINK LIKE GEOSCIENTISTS
    Nicholls, James W.; Reid, Leslie F.; Stout, Mavis Z.

THE PURDUE UNIVERSITY EARTH AND ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES LIBRARY THROUGH THE AGES
    Laffoon, Carolyn J.; Fosmire, Michael; Miller, Chris C.

GEOLOGIC EVIDENCE OF RECURRING CLIMATE CYCLES AND THEIR IMPLICATIONS FOR THE CAUSE OF GLOBAL WARMING AND CLIMATE CHANGES IN THE COMING CENTURY
    Easterbrook, Don J.

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

MAPPING OF THE UPPER CRETACEOUS BOQUILLAS FORMATION IN BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK, TEXAS
    Cooper, Roger W.; Cooper, Dee A.; Stevens, James B.; Stevens, Margaret S.

THE HOT SPRINGS TRAIL REFERENCE SECTION (CENOMANIAN-TURONIAN-CONIACIAN), ERNST MEMBER, BOQUILLAS FORMATION, BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK, TEXAS
    Cooper, Dee A.; Cooper, Roger W.; Stevens, James B.; Stevens, Margaret S.