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
Session No. 53 Monday, 6 October 2008
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, George R. Brown Convention Center: 352DEF

J12. Land Subsidence Attributable to Subsurface Fluid Extraction in Coastal Lowlands: Contributions to Relative Sea-Level Rise (GSA Hydrogeology Division; GSA Structural Geology and Tectonics Division; National Ground Water Association, Association of Ground Water Scientists and Engineers; Harris-Galveston Subsidence District; USGS Subsidence Interest Group; Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies)

Devin L. Galloway, Stanley A. Leake, Keith R. Prince and Thomas J. Burbey, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 8:00 AM Introductory Remarks
53-18:05 AM SUBSIDENCE: Whose Problem Is It, Anyway?: NEIGHBORS, Ronald J. and MICHEL, Thomas A., Harris-Galveston Subsidence District, 1660 W. Bay Area Blvd, Friendswood, TX 77546, rneighbors@subsidence.org
53-28:25 AM Integrating Spatial Infrastructure Components for Measuring “True” Local Sea Level Rise: ZILKOSKI, Dave and SCOTT, Galen, National Geodetic Survey, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration, 1315 East-West Highway, SSMC3 N/NGS, Silver Spring, MD 20910, Dave.Zilkoski@noaa.gov
53-38:45 AM Relative Sea Level Rise at Venice, Italy: CARBOGNIN, Laura1, TEATINI, Pietro2, and TOSI, Luigi1, (1) Institute of Marine Sciences, National Research Council, Castello 1364/a, Venezia, 30122, Italy, (2) Dept. of Mathematical Methods and Models for Scientific Applications, University of Padova, Via Trieste 63, Padova, 35121, Italy, teatini@dmsa.unipd.it
53-49:05 AM Injecting Seawater Underground to Raise Lowlying High-Value Coastland. A Pilot Project at Venice, Italy: CASTELLETTO, Nicola1, FERRONATO, Massimiliano1, GAMBOLATI, Giuseppe1, PUTTI, Mario2, and TEATINI, Pietro1, (1) Dept. of Mathematical Methods and Models for Scientific Applications, University of Padova, Via Trieste 63, Padova, 35121, Italy, teatini@dmsa.unipd.it, (2) Dept. of Mathematical Methods and Models for Scientific Applications, Università degli Studi di Padova, Via Trieste 63, Padova, 35121, Italy
 9:25 AM Break
53-59:40 AM Subsidence, Wetland Loss, and Hydrocarbon Production In the Mississippi Delta Plain: MORTON, Robert A., U.S. Geological Survey, 10100 Burnet Rd., Bldg 130, Austin, TX 78758, rmorton@usgs.gov, BERNIER, Julie C., U.S. Geological Survey, St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center, 600 4th St. South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, and BARRAS, John A., U.S. Geological Survey, National Wetlands Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70894
53-610:00 AM Land Surface Subsidence In Southwestern Louisiana Caused by Seasonal Groundwater Withdrawal: NUNN, Jeffrey A., Geology and Geophysics, Louisiana State Univ, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, gljeff@lsu.edu
53-710:15 AM Subsidence in the Louisiana Coastal Zone Due to Hydrocarbon Production: MALLMAN, Ellen P.1, ZOBACK, Mark D.2, and HAGIN, Paul2, (1) BP America, 200 Westlake Park Blvd, Houston, TX 77079, ellen.mallman@bp.com, (2) Geophysics, Stanford University, Department of Geophysics, Stanford, CA 94305
53-810:30 AM Coastal Restoration In the Mississippi Delta - a Geo-Ecological Perspective: TÖRNQVIST, Torbjörn E., Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Tulane University, 6823 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70118-5698, tor@tulane.edu and DAY, John W. Jr, Oceanography and Coastal Sciences, Louisiana State Univ, Baton Rouge, LA 70803
53-910:45 AM Unravelling Shallow Causes of Subsidence: NOORLANDT, Rik P., MUNTENDAM-BOS, Annemarie G., BAKR, Mahmoud, DE LANGE, Ger, and FOKKER, Peter A., TNO, PO Box 80015, Utrecht, 3508TA, Netherlands, rik.noorlandt@tno.nl
53-1011:00 AM Delta Subsidence in Northwest Washington: HAUGERUD, Ralph A., U.S. Geological Survey, c/o Dept Earth & Space Sciences, University of Washington, Box 351310, Seattle, WA 98195, rhaugerud@usgs.gov
53-1111:15 AM Analysis and Simulation of Land Subsidence Caused by Groundwater Exploitation in the Hangzhou-Jiaxiang-Huzhou Plain, Southern China: CAO, Guoliang1, ZHENG, Chunmiao1, and ZHAO, Jiankang2, (1) Department of Geological Sciences, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, gcao@crimson.ua.edu, (2) Geological Environment Monitoring Station of Zhejiang Province, Hangzhou, 310007, China
53-1211:30 AM Mid-Holocene Rapid Sea-Level Rise: A Window into the Future?: YU, Shiyong, LI, Yong-Xiang, and TÖRNQVIST, Torbjörn E., Earth and Environmental Sciences, Tulane University, 6823 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70118-5698, syu2@tulane.edu
 11:45 AM Discussion

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