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. 173
Sunday, 5 October 2008: 1:30 PM-4:45 PM

T148. Management and Protection of Regional Karst Aquifers

GSA Hydrogeology Division; Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies


Eve L. Kuniansky and Lynne S. Fahlquist, Advocates
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Start Time
1:30 PM
Water Quality in Selected Carbonate Aquifers of the United States, 1993-2005
LINDSEY, Bruce D., U.S. Geological Survey, 215 Limekiln Road, New Cumberland, PA 17070, BERNDT, Marian P., U.S. Geological Survey, 2639 North Monroe St, Tallahassee, FL 32303, KATZ, Brian G., U.S. Geological Survey, 2639 North Monroe St, Suite A200, Tallahassee, FL 32303, ARDIS, Ann F., U.S. Geological Survey, 1505 Ferguson Lane, Austin, TX 78754 and SKACH, Kenneth A., 2130 SW 5th Avenue, Portland, OR 97201, blindsey@usgs.gov, blindsey@usgs.gov
1:45 PM
Applications of Aquifer Vulnerability Assessments in Florida
ARTHUR, Jonathan D., Florida Geological Survey, FDEP, 903 W. Tennessee St, Tallahassee, FL 32304-7700, jonathan.arthur@dep.state.fl.us, jonathan.arthur@dep.state.fl.us
2:00 PM
Management and Protection of the San Antonio Segment of the Balcones Fault Zone Edwards Aquifer - South Central Texas, USA
HOYT, John R., Aquifer Management, Edwards Aquifer Authority, 1615 N. St. Mary's Street, San Antonio, TX 78215, jhoyt@edwardsaquifer.org, jhoyt@edwardsaquifer.org
2:15 PM
From Datasets to Maps, from Aquifers to Habitats— Karst Regions of the World (KROW)
HOLLINGSWORTH, Emily1, BRAHANA, Van1, INLANDER, Ethan2 and SLAY, M.2, (1)Geosciences, University of Arkansas, 113 Ozark Hall, Fayetteville, AR 72701, (2)The Nature Conservancy, Ozark Highlands Office, 675 Lollar Lane, Fayetteville, AR 72701, ehollin@uark.edu, ehollin@uark.edu
2:30 PM
Working towards a Recovery Implementation Plan for the Edwards Aquifer
MACE, Robert E., Groundwater Resources Division, Texas Water Development Board, P.O Box 13231, Austin, TX 78711-3231 and ARAGON-LONG, Susan C., Texas Water Science Center, U.S. Geological Survey, 8027 Exchange Drive, Austin, TX 78754-4733, robert.mace@twdb.state.tx.us, robert.mace@twdb.state.tx.us
2:45 PM
Characterization and Management of a Karst Aquifer In Central Texas
SMITH, Brian A., HUNT, Brian B., HOLLAND, W.F. and DUPNIK, John, Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District, 1124 Regal Row, Austin, TX 78748, brians@bseacd.org, brians@bseacd.org
3:00 PM
City of Austin Efforts to Protect Barton Springs and the Barton Springs Edwards Aquifer
JOHNS, David A., Watershed Protection and Development Review, City of Austin, P.O. Box 1088, Austin, TX 78767, THUESEN, Kevin, Austin Water Utility, City of Austin, 3635 RR 620 South, Austin, TX 78738 and HAUWERT, Nico M., Watershed Protection Department, City of Austin, Austin, TX 78767, david.johns@ci.austin.tx.us, david.johns@ci.austin.tx.us
3:15 PM
Public-Supply Well Vulnerability in the Edwards Aquifer, San Antonio, Texas
FAHLQUIST, Lynne1, STANTON, Greg P.1 and LINDGREN, Richard J.2, (1)U.S. Geological Survey, 8027 Exchange Drive, Austin, TX 78754-4733, (2)U.S. Geological Survey, 5563 DeZavala Rd, Suite 290, San Antonio, TX 78216, lfahlqst@usgs.gov, lfahlqst@usgs.gov
3:30 PM
Cave Monitoring of Recharge Rates in the Edwards Aquifer Recharge Zone – Before and after Juniper Removal
BAZAN, Roberto A., Water Management Hydrologic Sciences, Texas A&M University, Room 105 Hobgood Building, College Station, TX 77845, MUNSTER, Clyde L., Biological and Agricultural Engineering, Texas A&M University, Room 127 Hobgood Building, College Station, TX 77845, WILCOX, Bradford P., VENI, George, Executive Director, National Cave and Karst Research Institute, 1400 Commerce Drive, Box 4, Carlsbad, NM 88220-9187 and SHADE, Beverly, bobbazan@tamu.edu, bobbazan@tamu.edu
3:45 PM
Karst Vulnerability Mapping: Examples of Application of RISKE 2 Method
PLAGNES, Valérie, University Pierre et Marie Curie - Paris 6, UMR Sisyphe, cc 105, 4 place jussieu, Paris, 75252, France, DÖRFLIGER, Nathalie, Eau/Rmd, BRGM, 1039 Rue de Pinville, Montpellier, 34000, France, PRANVILLE, Julien, Université Pierre et Marie Curie - Paris 6, UMR Sisyphe, cc 105, 4 place jussieu, Paris, 75252, France and BAKALOWICZ, Michel, HydroSciences, CNRS, Université Montpellier II, cc MSE, Montpellier CEDEX 5, F-34095, France, valerie.plagnes@upmc.fr, valerie.plagnes@upmc.fr
4:00 PM
Delineation of Recharge Areas, Groundwater Flow Pathways, and Travel Times on the Kaibab Plateau, Arizona
BROWN, Chris R.1, SPRINGER, Abraham1 and RICE, Steven2, (1)Geology, Northern Arizona University, PO Box 4099, Flagstaff, AZ 86001, (2)Grand Canyon National Park, Grand Canyon, AZ 86023, Steven_Rice@nps.gov, Steven_Rice@nps.gov
4:15 PM
Mixing of Rapid Recharge and Rapid Flowing Ground Water: Implications to Protecting Municipal Wells in the Woodville Karst Plain, North Florida
DAVIES, Gareth J., Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, DOE Oversight Office, 761 Emory Valley Road, Oak Ridge, TN 37830, gareth.davies@tn.gov, gareth.davies@tn.gov
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