2007 GSA Denver Annual Meeting (28–31 October 2007)
Session No. 25 Sunday, 28 October 2007
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Colorado Convention Center: Exhibit Hall E/F

Marine/Coastal Science (Posters)

Authors will be present from 9 to 11 AM
 Paper #Booth #
25-145HURRICANE PAULINE: A MEXICAN CASE OF A NATURAL HAZARD: ESPINOSA CORTÉS, Rebeca Magaly, Distrito Federal 1001 Mexico, rbk.gal@gmail.com
25-246CASPIAN SEA SEDIMENTARY RESPONSE TO RAPID SEA LEVEL SEASONAL CHANGING: KHOSHRAVAN, Homayoun, Coastal management, Caspian Sea National Research & study Center, Water Research Institute, Zaffar Alley, Emam Square, Sari, mazandaran, Iran, Sari, 47175, Iran, h_khoshravan@yahoo.com and ROUHANIZADEH, Somayeh Sr, Coastal management, Caspian Sea National Research & study Center, Water Research Institute, Zaffar Alley, Emam Square, Sari, mazandaran, Iran, Sari, 1234, Iran
25-347SEDIMENTARY RECORD OF THE BEACH EROSION DUE TO SURF-ZONE LOWERING IN RESPONSE TO RAPID SEA-LEVEL FALL, PACIFIC COAST OF JAPAN: TAMURA, Toru, NANAYAMA, Futoshi, SAITO, Yoshiki, and MURAKAMI, Fumitoshi, Geological Survey of Japan, AIST, Central 7, 1-1-1 Higashi, Tsukuba, 305-8567, Japan, toru.tamura@aist.go.jp
25-448REVISITING OXYGEN ISOTOPE STAGE 3 AND 5A (OIS3-5A) SEA LEVELS WITHIN THE NORTHWESTERN GULF OF MEXICO: SIMMS, Alexander R., School of Geology, Oklahoma State University, 105 Noble Research Center, Stillwater, OK 74078, alex.simms@okstate.edu, REGINA, Kalchgruber, Department of Physics, Oklahoma State University, 145 Physical Sciences, Stillwater, OK 74078, RODRIGUEZ, Antonio B., Institute of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 3431 Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC 28557, LAMBECK, Kurt, Research School of Earth Sciences, The Australian National Univ, Mills Road, Canberra, ACT0200, Australia, and ANDERSON, John B., Department of Earth Sciences, Rice University, 6100 Main Street, Houston, TX 77005
25-549PROCESS SIGNATURES IN REGIONAL PATTERNS OF SHORELINE CHANGE ON ANNUAL TO SUB-ANNUAL TIME SCALES: LAZARUS, Eli, Division of Earth and Ocean Sciences, Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Duke University, 103 Old Chemistry Building, Box 90227, Durham, NC 27708, eli.lazarus@duke.edu, LIST, Jeffrey, U.S. Geological Survey, Woods Hole, MA 02543, and MURRAY, A. Brad, Division of Earth and Ocean Sciences, Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Duke University, 103 Old Chemistry Building, Box 90230, Durham, NC 27708
25-650EXAMINING THE EVIDENCE FOR A RECENT ACCELERATION IN THE RATE OF SEA-LEVEL RISE USING COMBINED INSTRUMENTAL AND PROXY DATA FROM THE BAY OF BISCAY: HORTON, B.P., Department of Earth and Environmental Science, University of Pennsylvania, Hayden Hall, 240 South 33rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, bphorton@sas.upenn.edu, ROSSI, Veronica, Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra e Geologico-Ambientali, Università di Bologna, Via Zamboni 67, Bologna, 40126, Italy, CORBETT, Reide, Geology Dept, East Carolina Univ, Greenville, NC 27858, EDWARDS, Robin, Departments of Geography and Geology, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, 2, Italy, LEORRI, Eduardo, Facultad de Ciencia y Tecnología, Universidad del País Vasco/EHU, Apartado 644, Bilbao, 48080, Spain, and PEREZ BELMONTE, Lucia, Université de Bretagne Sud, Vannes, 56017, France
25-751EVIDENCE FOR RECENT ACCELERATION(S) IN THE RATE OF SEA-LEVEL RISE FROM THE ALBEMARLE – PAMLICO ESTUARINE SYSTEM, NORTH CAROLINA: KEMP, Andrew, Earth and Environmental Science, University of Pennsylvania, 240 South 33rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, kempac@sas.upenn.edu, HORTON, Benjamin, Department of Earth and Environmental Science, Univ of Pennsylvania, 240 South 33rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, CULVER, Stephen J., Geology, East Carolina Univ, Greenville, NC 27858, CORBETT, Reide, Geology Dept, East Carolina Univ, Greenville, NC 27858, THOMSON, Katie, Department of Geography, University of Duham, Durham, DH1 3LE, United Kingdom, and VAN DE PLASSCHE, Orson, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, Vrije Universiteit, De Boelelaan 1085, Amsterdam, 1081 HV, Netherlands
25-852LATE HOLOCENE RELATIVE SEA-LEVEL CHANGE ON THE EASTERN SEABOARD OF THE USA: ENGELHART, Simon E.1, HORTON, Benjamin P.1, HILL, David2, TORNQVIST, Torbjörn E.3, PELTIER, W. Richard4, THIELER, E. Robert5, ANDERSON, Clive6, VAN DE PLASSCHE, Orson7, and SHENNAN, Ian8, (1) Department of Earth and Environmental Science, University of Pennsylvania, 240 South 33rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, bphorton@sas.upenn.edu, (2) Department of Civil Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, (3) Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Tulane University, Dinwiddie Hall, Room 107, New Orleans, LA 70118, (4) Physics, University of Toronto, 60 St George Street, Toronto, ON M5S 1A7, Canada, (5) Coastal and Marine Geology Program, US Geological Survey, 384 Woods Hole Road, Woods Hole, MA 02543, (6) Department of Probability and Statistics, University of Sheffield, Hicks Building, Sheffield, S3 7RH, United Kingdom, (7) Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, Vrije Universiteit, De Boelelaan 1085, Amsterdam, 1081 HV, Netherlands, (8) Sea Level Research Unit, Department of Geography, Durham University, Durham, DH1 3LE, United Kingdom
25-953FORMING A PREDICTIVE MODEL FOR BARRIER ISLAND HYDROLOGY FROM GEOMORPHOLOGICAL CLUES: SEIFERT, Matthew D., Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Toledo, 2801 W. Bancroft St. MS #604, Toledo, OH 43606, matthew.seifert@utoledo.edu and KRANTZ, David E., Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606
25-1054RELATIONSHIPS AMONG GRAIN SIZE, INFILTRATION RATE, AND FORESHORE SLOPE ON NEW JERSEY BEACHES: SCHWIMMER, Reed A., KACPEROWSKI, Ken, SWAVELY, Tim, and WARREN, Heather, Geological, Environmental, and Marine Sciences, Rider University, 2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648, rschwimmer@rider.edu
25-1155THE DEMISE OF THE CHANDELEUR ISLANDS IN SOUTH EASTERN LOUISIANA: NOT YET!: KULP, M.A.1, FITZGERALD, D.M.2, MINER, M.3, GEORGIOU, I.1, and PENLAND, S.1, (1) Earth and Environmental Sciences, Univ. of New Orleans, 2000 Lakefront, New Orleans, LA 70148, mkulp@uno.edu, (2) Department of Earth Sciences, Boston Univ, 585 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215, (3) Pontchartrain Institute for Environmental Sciences, University of New Orleans, 2000 Lakefront, Univ. of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 70148
25-1256DEVELOPMENT AND CALIBRATION OF AN INTEGRATED SURFACE- AND GROUND-WATER MODEL OF BISCAYNE BAY AND SURROUNDING AREAS: WOLFERT-LOHMANN, Melinda, USGS, 3110 Sw 9th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315, mlohmann@usgs.gov, LANGEVIN, Christian, U.S. Geological Survey, 3110 SW 9th Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315, and WANG, John D., Applied Marine Physics, University of Miami, Rosenstiel school of Marine and Atmospheric Science, 4600 Rickenbacker causeway, Miami, FL 33149
25-1357OVERWASH DEPOSITS ON FLORIDA BARRIER ISLANDS: A STUDY OF CONTRASTING DEPOSITIONAL STYLES: O'NEAL-CALDWELL, Marianne, Physical Sciences, Hillsborough Community College, 4001 Tampa Bay Blvd, Tampa, FL 33614, mcaldwell@hccfl.edu and WANG, Ping, Coastal Research Lab, Department of Geology, University of South Florida, 4202 E Fowler Avenue, SCA 528, Tampa, FL 33620
25-1458MORPHOLOGICAL ABNORMALITIES IN ARCHAIAS ANGULATUS (FORAMINIFERA) FROM THE FLORIDA KEYS (USA): AN INDICATION OF ENVIRONMMENTAL CHANGE?: SOUDER, Heidi Crevison and HALLOCK, Pamela, College of Marine Science, University of South Florida, 140 7th Ave. S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, hsouder@marine.usf.edu
25-1559GEOMORPHOLOGY AND PRELIMINARY OPTICAL DATING ON PALEOSHORELINE FEATURES IN NORTHERN FLORIDA, USA: BURDETTE, Kevin1, RINK, W. Jack1, and MALLINSON, David2, (1) School of Geography and Earth Sciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada, burdetke@mcmaster.ca, (2) Department of Geological Sciences, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858
25-1660TRANSGRESSIVE SUBMERGENCE OF BARRIER ISLANDS: THE ROLE OF MULTIPLE HURRICANE IMPACTS ON THE SOUTHERN CHANDELEUR ISLANDS, LOUISIANA: MINER, Michael D.1, KULP, Mark A.2, and PENLAND, P. Shea1, (1) Pontchartrain Institute for Environmental Sciences, University of New Orleans, 2000 Lakeshore Drive, 349 CERM Bldg, New Orleans, LA 70148, mminer@uno.edu, (2) Dept. of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of New Orleans, 2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans, LA 70148, mkulp@uno.edu
25-1761NUMERICAL MODELING OF HEAT AND SALINITY TRANSPORT FOR WEST INDIAN MANATEE HABITATS IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA: DECKER, Jeremy D. and SWAIN, Eric D., U.S. Geological Survey, 3110 SW 9th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315, jdecker@usgs.gov
25-1862AN ASSESSMENT OF SUSPENDED SEDIMENT TRANSPORT INTO WEEKS BAY RESERVE, BALDWIN COUNTY, ALABAMA, USING GEOSPATIAL MODELING AND FIELD SAMPLING METHODS: THOMASON, Jamie C. and RODGERS, John C. III, Department of Geosciences, Mississippi State University, P.O. Box 5448, Mississippi State, MS 39762, jct167@msstate.edu
25-1963TESTING THE USE OF MAGNETIC SUSCEPTIBILITY IN IDENTIFYING CLIMATE EVENTS IN ESTUARINE SEDIMENTS: FEDERKO, Greg, Geology, Oklahoma State University, 105 NRC, Stillwater, OK 74078, derk.federko@okstate.edu and SIMMS, Alexander R., School of Geology, Oklahoma State University, 105 Noble Research Center, Stillwater, OK 74078
25-2064THE PROGRESSION OF SEDIMENTOLOGICAL FACIES AND THEIR CONTROL OF BIOGEOCHEMICAL CYCLING IN THE BIOLUMINESCENT BAYS OF VIEQUES, PUERTO RICO: NELSON, Andrew D.1, MYROW, Paul2, KU, Tim3, and O'CONNELL, Suzanne3, (1) Environmental Science, The Colorado College, 14 East Cach La Pudre Street, Colorado Springs, CO 80903, andrewdnelson@gmail.com, (2) Dept. of Geology, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO 80903, (3) Earth & Environmental Sciences, Wesleyan University, 265 Church St, Middletown, CT 06459
25-2165REEF FORAMINIFERA AS BIOINDICATORS OF CORAL REEF HEALTH: LOW ISLES REEF, NORTHERN GREAT BARRIER REEF, AUSTRALIA: SCHUETH, Jonathan D. and FRANK, Tracy D., Geosciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 214 Bessey Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588, jschueth@gmail.com
25-2266CHARACTERIZATION OF MODERN BENTHIC FORAMINIFERAL ASSEMBLAGES FOR PALEO-TSUNAMI DETECTION IN SUR LAGOON, OMAN: PILARCZYK, Jessica E. and REINHARDT, Eduard G., School of Geography and Earth Sciences, McMaster University, 1280 Main St. West, Hamilton, ON L8S 4K1, Canada, pilarcje@mcmaster.ca
25-2367ESTIMATION OF LARGE PREHISTORIC EARTHQUAKE INTENSITIES AND MAGNITUDES FROM LARGE SUBMARINE LANDSLIDES IN PUGET SOUND: SMITH, Shane B., Department of Geological Sciences, University of Nevada, Reno, Reno, NV 89557, sbsmith@unr.nevada.edu and KARLIN, B., Department of Geological Sciences, Univ of Nevada, Reno
25-2468RAPID SLOPE EVOLUTION FOLLOWING THE 70,000 M3 2003 ASTILLA SLIDE IN MONTEREY CANYON: SMITH, Douglas P.1, KVITEK, Rikk2, IAMPIETRO, Pat3, PAULL, Charles4, ASTILLA, John3, and SPEAR, Brian3, (1) Science & Environmental Policy, California State Univ. Monterey Bay, Bldg. 53, 100 Campus Center, Seaside, CA 93955-8001, douglas_smith@csumb.edu, (2) Seafloor Mapping Lab, ESSP, California State University Monterey Bay, 100 Campus Center, Seaside, CA 93955, (3) Seafloor Mapping Lab, California State University Monterey Bay, 100 Campus Center, Seaside, CA 93955, (4) Monterey Bay Aquarium Rsch Institute, 7700 Sandholdt Rd, Moss Landing, CA 95039
25-2569SIMULATING THE SEAFLOOR: LARGE VOLUME EXPERIMENTAL ANALYSES OF GAS HYDRATE FORMATION AND DISSOCIATION IN SEDIMENT: ULRICH, Shannon M., Biosciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, P.O. Box 2008, MS-6036, Oak Ridge, TN 37831, ulrichsm@ornl.gov, ELWOOD MADDEN, Megan, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, P.O. Box 2008, MS-6038, Oak Ridge, TN 37831, SZYMCEK, Phillip, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, P.O. Box 2008, MS-6036, Oak Ridge, TN 37831, and PHELPS, Tommy J., Biosciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, P.O. Box 2008, Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6036
25-2670THE DEEPWATER OIL AND GAS EXPLORATION PROSPECT IN THE NORTHERN CONTINENTAL MARGIN OF SOUTH CHINA SEA: JIN, Chunshuang and QIAO, Dewu, Perspective Exploration Department, Strategic Research Center of Oil & Gas Resources, Ministry of Land & Resources, China, No.88, Funei Street, West District, Beijing, China, Beijing, 100034, China, jincs2002@163.com
25-2771CONTROLLING FACTORS OF SEABED MANGANESE NODULE GENESIS IN THE NORTHEAST PACIFIC MANGANESE NODULE BELT: HYEONG, Kiseong, KIM, Jonguk, YOO, Chanmin, PARK, Cheong-Kee, and KIM, Ki-Hyune, Deep-sea Research Center, Korea Ocean Research and Development Institute, Ansan P.O.Box 29, Seoul, 425-600, kshyeong@kordi.re.kr
25-2872DISTRIBUTION PROPERTIES OF HEAVY METALS IN WASTE DISPOSAL SITE SEDIMENTS IN WEST SEA, KOREA: KIM, Pilgeun1, PARK, Maeng-Eon2, SUNG, Kyu-Youl2, KIM, EuiJun3, KIM, Moonho4, NO, SangGun2, and LIM, SungTaek2, (1) Department of Environmental Geosciences, Pukyong National University, Pukyong national university, 599-1, Daeyeon 3dong, Namgu, Busan, 608-737, South Korea, pgkim@pknu.ac.kr, (2) Department of Environmental Geosciences, Pukyong National University, Pukyong National University, 599-1, Daeyeon-3dong, Nam-gu, Busan, 608737, South Korea, (3) Department of Environmental Geosciences, Pukyong National University, Pukyong National University, 599-1, Daeyeon-3dong, Nam-gu, Busan, 608-737, South Korea, (4) Department of Environmental Geosciences, Pukyoung National University, 599-1, Daeyeon-3dong, Nam-gu, Busan, 608737, South Korea
25-2973ASSEMENT OF ENVRIONMENTAL STABILITY IN SEA WATER FOR THE BLOCK MADE BY COAL ASH MIXTURE: LIM, SungTaek1, PARK, Maeng-Eon1, SUNG, Kyu-Youl1, KIM, Pilgeun2, KIM, EuiJun3, NO, SangGun1, and KIM, Moonho4, (1) Department of Environmental Geosciences, Pukyong National University, Pukyong National University, 599-1, Daeyeon-3dong, Nam-gu, Busan, 608737, South Korea, limo2417@nate.com, (2) Department of Environmental Geosciences, Pukyong National University, Pukyong national university, 599-1, Daeyeon 3dong, Namgu, Busan, 608-737, South Korea, (3) Department of Environmental Geosciences, Pukyong National University, Pukyong National University, 599-1, Daeyeon-3dong, Nam-gu, Busan, 608-737, South Korea, (4) Department of Environmental Geosciences, Pukyoung National University, Pukyong National University, 599-1, Daeyeon-3dong, Nam-gu, Busan, 608737, South Korea
25-3074A NEW EQUATION FOR THE DENSITY OF A SALINE THERMAL FLUID: SUN, Hongbing, Geological, Environmental, and Marine Sciences, Rider University, 2083 Lawrenceville Road, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648, hsun@rider.edu, FEISTEL, Rainer, Institut für Ostseeforschung, Seestrasse 15, Warnemünde, D-18119, Germany, KOCH, Manfred, Department of Geohydraulics and Engineering Hydrology, University of Kassel, Kurt-Wolters-Straûe 3, Kassel, D-34109, Germany, and MARKOE, Andrew, Mathematics, Rider University, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

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