Southeastern Section–56th Annual Meeting (29–30 March 2007)
Session No. 26 Friday, 30 March 2007
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Hyatt Regency Savannah on the Historic Riverfront: Ballroom F

T5. Geology in the Public Interest

William E. Jones and Walter J. Sexton, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
26-18:00 AM NOBLE GAS AND TRITIUM - HELIUM-3 DATA FROM MUNICIPAL WELL FIELDS IN SHELBY COUNTY, TENNESSEE, USA: IMPLICATIONS FOR GROUNDWATER RECHARGE PROCESSES TO THE MEMPHIS AQUIFER THROUGH WINDOWS IN THE UPPER CLAIBORNE CONFINING UNIT: LARSEN, Daniel1, WALDRON, Brian2, ANDERSON, Jerry2, GENTRY, Randy3, IVEY, Stephanie4, KOBAN, Jack1, MORAT, Jason1, and OWEN, Angela1, (1) Earth Sciences, University of Memphis, Rm 1 Johnson Hall, Memphis, TN 38152, dlarsen@memphis.edu, (2) Ground Water Institute, Univ of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152, (3) Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Univ of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996, (4) Dept. of Civil Engineering, Univ of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152
26-28:20 AM LANDSLIDE HAZARD MAPPING IN NORTH CAROLINA - GEOLOGY IN THE INTEREST OF PUBLIC SAFETY AND INFORMED DECISION MAKING: WOOTEN, Richard M.1, LATHAM, Rebecca S.1, WITT, Anne C.1, DOUGLAS, Thomas J.1, GILLON, Kenneth A.1, FUEMMELER, Stephen J.1, BAUER, Jennifer B.1, NICKERSON, John G.2, and REID, Jeffrey C.3, (1) North Carolina Geological Survey, 2090 U.S. Highway 70, Swannanoa, NC 28778, Rick.Wooten@ncmail.net, (2) North Carolina Geological Survey, 1612 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1612, (3) North Carolina Division of Land Resources, 1612 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1612
26-38:40 AM LIFE, DEATH AND LANDSLIDES: THE AUGUST 13-14, 1940 STORM EVENT IN WATAUGA COUNTY, NORTH CAROLINA: WITT, Anne C.1, SMITH, Michael S.2, LATHAM, Rebecca S.1, DOUGLAS, Thomas J.1, GILLON, Kenneth A.1, FUEMMELER, Stephen J.1, BAUER, Jennifer B.1, and WOOTEN, Richard M.1, (1) North Carolina Geological Survey, 2090 U.S. Highway 70, Swannanoa, NC 28778, Anne.Witt@ncmail.net, (2) Geography and Geology, University of North Carolina Wilmington, 601 S. College Rd, Wilmington, NC 28403
26-49:00 AM ARSENIC GROUNDWATER INVESTIGATIONS - EASTERN SLATE BELT (ESB): NASH AND HALIFAX COUNTIES, NORTH CAROLINA: REID, Jeffrey C.1, HAVEN, Walter T.2, EUDY, David D.2, MILOSH, Raymond M.2, and STAFFORD, Ellen G.2, (1) NC Division of Land Resources - Land Quality Section, 1612 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1612, jeff.reid@ncmail.net, (2) NC Division of Water Quality, 1617 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1617
26-59:20 AM HEAVY-MINERAL DEPOSITS OF BAILEY, NORTH CAROLINA: PIRKLE, Fredric L.1, PIRKLE, William A.2, PIRKLE, E.C.3, PIRKLE, David L.4, and SPANGLER, Daniel P.3, (1) Gannett Fleming, Inc, 10751 Deerwood Park Boulevard, Suite 140, Jacksonville, FL 32256, Fpirkle@gfnet.com, (2) Department of Biology and Geology, University of South Carolina Aiken, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801, (3) Emeritus Department of Geology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, (4) Water and Air Research, Inc, 6821 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32608, Dpirkle@waterandair.com
 9:40 AM Break
26-610:00 AM AREA COMPLETION STRATEGIES AT SAVANNAH RIVER SITE: CHARACTERIZATION FOR CLOSURE AND BEYOND: BAGWELL, Laura A.1, AMIDON, Mark B.2, and O'QUINN, Sadika M.B.2, (1) Bechtel Savannah River, Inc, Savannah River Site, Aiken, SC 29808, laura.bagwell@srs.gov, (2) Bechtel Savannah River, Inc, Savannah River Site, Aiken, SC 29808
26-710:20 AM ENFORCING ENCUMBERED ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY THROUGH PUBLIC INVOLVEMENT AND THE FOCUSED GEOLOGICAL INVESTIGATION: LESSONS LEARNED IN HOG COUNTRY: CORBO, Salvatore, GeoInvestigations, LLC, Raleigh, NC 27607, geo1sc@netzero.com
26-810:40 AM THE ROLE OF GROUND PENETRATING RADAR IN EXPLORATION OF SAND DEPOSITS: BERGSTROM, Jorgen, GEL Geophysics, LLC, PO Box 30712, Charleston, SC 29417, jorgen.bergstrom@gel.com and ADAMS, Mark G., Unimin Corporation, 107 Harris Mining Company Rd, Spruce Pine, NC 28777
26-911:00 AM OBSERVED HUMAN AND NATURAL CHANGES ON COASTAL LANDS AND SHORELINES: DOAR, William R. III, Geological Survey, South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, 5 Geology Road, Columbia, SC 29212, doarw@dnr.sc.gov and HUDSON, Erin E., Geological Survey, South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, 5 Geology Rd, Columbia, SC 29212
26-1011:20 AM USE OF SHALLOW SEDIMENT SAMPLING TECHNOLOGIES IN COASTAL ZONE MANAGEMENT ISSUES: WICKER, J. Neil, Athena Technologies, Inc, 3700 Rosewood Drive, Columbia, SC 29205, neil_wicker@athenatechnologies.com and SEXTON, Walter J., Athena Technologies, 3700 Rosewood Drive, Columbia, SC 29205
 11:40 AM Discussion

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