General Information for this Meeting
Back to the 2008 Joint Meeting of The Geological Society of America, Soil Science Society of America, American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies with the Gulf Coast Section of SEPM

Sunday, 5 October 2008

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Holocene Sediment Budget for a 10^3 Km^2 Drainage Basin
    Tunnicliffe, Jon; Church, Michael

8:00 AM-4:45 PM

Sedimentology, Stratigraphy and Geophysics of An Inner Shelf Shoal off Choctawhatchee Bay, Florida, USA
    Spaziani, Amy L.; Stone, Gregory W.; Liu, Baozhu; Jose, Felix

The Indiana Geological Survey's Geologic Names Database
    Hasenmueller, Walter A.; Hasenmueller, Nancy R.; Eaton, Nathan K.; Radhakrishnan, Premkrishnan

Do Crooked Crystals of Orthoclase from Papoose Flat Pluton Tell Truth about Replacement by Cycling Excess Energies in Coupled Dissolution and Precipitation?
    Dickson, F.W.

1:30 PM-4:45 PM

Predictive Biodynamic Principles Resolve TWO Long-Standing Topographic-Landform-Soil Issues: Mima Mounds and Soil Stone-Layers
    Johnson, Donald L.; Johnson, Diana N.; Horwath Burnham, Jennifer L.; Wang, Hong; Hackley, Keith C.; Stumpf, Andrew J.; Cahill, Richard A.

Monday, 6 October 2008

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

G.G. Simpson and the Neo-Darwinian Revolution
    Laporte, Léo F.

A Review of the Valsequillo, Mexico Early-Man Valsequillo Archaeological Sites (1962-2004) with Emphasis on the Geological Investigations of Harold E. Malde
    Steen-McIntyre, Virginia C.

Use of Passive Samplers for Detecting Spatial Distribution of Organic Contaminants In Lake Mead, Nevada, USA
    Rosen, Michael R.; Goodbred, Steven L.; Alvarez, David A.; Leiker, Thomas J.

Illuminating Seismic Stratigraphic Features Using 3D Visualization
    James, Huw

8:00 AM-6:00 PM

Calcium Oxalate Biomineralization by Piloderma Fallax in Response to Calcium and Phosphorus in Solid Medium
    Tuason, Melissa Marie S.; Arocena, Joselito M.

Preliminary Oxygen Isotope Values for Montana Sapphires
    Berg, Richard B.; Gammons, Christopher H.; Arehart, Greg B.

Rietveld Analysis / Whole Pattern Fitting Method for Quantification of Clay Components
    Fields Hatherley, Lori

1:30 PM-3:30 PM

Global Movements and Fate of Plant Nutrients in Fertilizers and Agricultural Products
    Maene, Luc

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

The Trans-Alaska Crustal Transect and Large-Scale Continental Deformation
    Fuis, Gary S.

Early Paleogene Isolation of the Gulf of Mexico from the World's Oceans; Drawdown and Refill
    Rosenfeld, Joshua H.; Berman, Arthur E.; Blickwede, Jon F.; Chaboudy, Louis R.

Tuesday, 7 October 2008

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Where We Stand after a Decade of Digital Mapping with GeoMapper: A New Mapping Frontier
    Brimhall, George H.

The San Andreas Fault In Southern California Has a “Propeller” Shape—Implications for Tectonics and Seismic Hazard
    Fuis, Gary S.; Scheirer, Daniel S.; Langenheim, Victoria; Kohler, Monica D.

Dangerous Individual and Societal Inertia In the Face of Climate Change
    Clague, John J.

Intellectual Atrophy Theory Applied to the Global Warming Pseudocontroversy: A Case Study of Scientific Stagnation
    Stone, George T.

Retrospective Study of Closed Leaking Underground Storage Tank (UST) Sites in Wisconsin
    Pelayo, Aristeo M.; Evanson, Theresa A.; Bahr, Jean M.; Gordon, Mark E.

The Break-Away Point of the South Fork Superfault: A Catastrophic Gravity Slide, Wyoming, USA
    Clarey, Timothy L.

8:00 AM-6:00 PM

Field Fluorometers for the Hydrogeology: Improved Separation of Uranine from Other Dye Tracers Using Laser Light
    Schnegg, Pierre-André

Proposal to Establish a Type-Section for the Allocrioceras hazzardi Zone Preliminary to Establishment of a Formal Taxon-Range Zone Defining the Uppermost Ernst Member, Boquillas Formation, Big Bend National Park, Trans-Pecos Texas
    Cooper, Dee Ann; Cooper, Roger W.; Stevens, James B.; Stevens, Margaret S.

Structural Geology of the Late Cretaceous Boquillas Formation, Eastern Big Bend National Park (Solis to Persimmon Gap), Trans-Pecos Texas
    Cooper, Roger W.; Cooper, Dee Ann; Stevens, James B.; Stevens, Margaret S.

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

A New Paradigm for the BioSynthesis and Sequestration of CO2
    Deichman, C. LeRoy

Dinosaurs and Their Relatives: A Way of Teaching Paleontology to Non-Science Major Undergraduates
    Marshall, Charles

Archibald Geikie on the Last Elevation of Scotland
    Wilson, Leonard G.

Sir John William Dawson (1820–1899): Some Aspects of His Reconciliation of Scripture and Geology
    Aalto, K.R.

Geochemical Determination of Calcareous Gravel Provenance by Analogy to Archeological Marble Provenance Studies
    Bell, Elizabeth A.; Barbeau, David L. Jr; Tappa, Eric; Baresch, Elizabeth

Reducing Nitrous Oxide Emissions from US Row Crop Agriculture through N Fertilizer Management
    Millar, Neville; Robertson, G.P.; Grace, P.; Gehl, R.; Kahmark, K.; Bohm, S.; Hoben, J.

Wednesday, 8 October 2008

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Teaching College-Level Geology In High School. A Model for Increasing Rigor and Respect for the Earth Sciences
    Van Norden, Wendy E.; Ingersoll, Raymond V.

8:00 AM-6:00 PM

Complex Polygenesis and Soil Stratigraphy of Soils of the Eastern Sevilleta National Wildlife Refuge, Belen, NM
    Bryan, Debra; McFadden, Leslie; Meyer, Grant; Atudorei, Nicu-Viorel; Sharp, Zachary

The Variable Conductivity Interface – Expanded Usefulness for the Image Well Technique
    Congdon, Roger D.

Applications of Tri-National Project Data: Comparing Tri-National Data for Soils with Data for Stream Waters and Sediments in the Maritimes, Canada
    McNeil, R.J.; Friske, P.W.B.; McCurdy, M.W.

Comparison of Soil Data Obtained Using Aqua Regia Variants on 8 Standard Reference Materials
    Garrett, R.G.; Grunsky, E.C.; Friske, P.W.B.

Establishing Background Values in Geochemical Data: Open Source R Language Tools
    Garrett, R.G.

Managing Geochemical Data - Development of An Appropriate Database and Delivery Mechanism
    Adcock, S.W.; Laframboise, R.R.; Spirito, W.A.; Grunsky, E.C.

Sampling, Analytical and Data Handling Protocols for the North American Soil Geochemical Landscape Project
    Friske, P.W.B.; Kettles, I.M.; Garrett, R.G.; Grunsky, E.C.

Studies of Natural Radioactivity Related to the Soil Geochemical Landscapes Project
    Ford, K.; Chen, J.

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

Applications of Tri-National Project Data to Human and Ecological Risk Assessment
    Rencz, A.N.; Mroz, Rita

Establishing Background Values in Geochemical Data
    Grunsky, E.C.; Garrett, R.G.

Importance of Consistent Protocols for National and International Projects
    Kettles, I.M.; Friske, P.W.B.; Hall, G.E.M.; Garrett, R.G.; Smith, D.B.; Woodruff, L.G.

Variation in Soil Geochemistry across the Maritime Provinces, Eastern Canada
    Goodwin, T.A.; Parkhill, M.A.; Pronk, A.G.; Desrosiers, M.; Boldon, R.

What's in a Number? Interpretation of Geochemical Analyses for Environmental and Human Health Protection
    Klassen, R.A.

Thursday, 9 October 2008

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Deep Groundwater Drilling, Central Texas
    Wilson, William Feathergail

Physical and Biological Hazards of Lunar Dust and Their Impact on Habitat and Space Suit Design
    Cooper, Bonnie L.; McKay, David S.; James, John T.; Wallace, William T.; Taylor, Lawrence A.; Lam, Chiu-Wing

The Sangamon paleosol in and adjacent to the Lower Mississippi Valley
    Markewich, Helaine W.; Pavich, Milan J.; Wysocki, Douglas A.

Hands-on Approaches to Place-Based Learning about Water Resources through the NSF-BSI GK-12 Program
    Bruckner, Monica Z.; Harder, Jeremy

Plate Tectonics of the North American Continent at the Cretaceous-Tertiary Boundary and Implications for a Terrestrial Cause In the Great KT Extinction Controversy
    Crook, Paula J.

Techniques to Answer Hydrologic Questions of the Unsaturated Zone: Borrow, Adapt, Steal, and Dream
    Nimmo, John R.; Perkins, Kim S.