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. 188
Monday, 6 October 2008: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM

T145. From Quaternary Geology and Physical Volcanology to Geoarchaeology and Paleoanthropology: A Memorial to Harold E. Malde

GSA Archaeological Geology Division; GSA Quaternary Geology and Geomorphology Division; U.S. Geological Survey; Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies


Joshua M. Feinberg, Robert Jarrett and Joseph Liddicoat, Advocates
Paper #
Start Time
8:00 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:10 AM
The Archaeology, Stratigraphy, and Geochronology of the Hueyatlaco Site, Mexico
WATERS, Michael R., Texas A&M Univ - College Station, MS 4352, College Station, TX 77843-4352, mwaters@tamu.edu, mwaters@tamu.edu
8:40 AM
Age Constraints on Alleged ‘Footprints' Preserved In the Xalnene Tuff near Puebla, Mexico
FEINBERG, Joshua, Institute for Rock Magnetism, Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Minnesota, 310 Pillsbury Drive SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, RENNE, P.R., Berkeley Geochronolgy Ctr, 2455 Ridge Road, Berkeley, CA 94709, ARROYO-CABRALES, Joaquin, Laboratorio de Arqueozoologia, Subdireccion de Laboratorios y Apoyo Academico, Instituto Nacional de Antropologia e Historia, Mexico City, 06060, Mexico, WATERS, Michael, Center for the Study of the First Americans, Departments of Anthropology and Geography, Texas A & M University, College Station, TX 77843-4352, OCHOA-CASTILLO, Patricia, Subdireccion de Arqueologia, Museo Nacional de Antropologia, Reforma y Gandhi, Mexico City, 11560, Mexico and PEREZ-CAMPA, Mario, Secretaria Tecnica, Instituto Nacional de Antropologia e Historia, Mexico City, 06700, Mexico, feinberg@umn.edu, feinberg@umn.edu
8:55 AM
Paleomagnetism of Volcanic Rocks around Valsequillo Lake, Mexico, Including the Xalnene Ash
BÖHNEL, Harald1, GONZALEZ, Silvia2 and HUDDART, Dave2, (1)Centro de Geociencias, UNAM, Campus Juriquilla - UNAM, Queretaro, 76230, Mexico, (2)School of Biological and Earth Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University, Byrom Street, Liverpool, L3 3AF, United Kingdom, hboehnel@geociencias.unam.mx, hboehnel@geociencias.unam.mx
9:10 AM
Quaternary Stratigraphy of Valsequillo Basin, Central Mexico – Initial Results from Electrical Resistivity Soundings, Gravity and Magnetics
TRIGO-HUESCA, Alfonso, TELLEZ-GARCIA, Eloisa, PEREZ-CRUZ, Ligia and URRUTIA-FUCUGAUCHI, Jaime, Instituto de Geofisica, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Ciudad Universitaria, Coyoacan, Mexico, 04510, Mexico, planetatierra@geofisica.unam.mx, planetatierra@geofisica.unam.mx
9:25 AM
Paleomagnetism of the Hueyatlaco Ash at Valsequillo, Mexico
LIDDICOAT, Joseph C., Department of Environmental Science, Barnard College, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, FEINBERG, Joshua M., Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Minnesota, Institute for Rock Magnetism, 310 Pillsbury Drive SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455-0219, ARROYO-CABRALES, Joaquin, Labratorio de Arqueozoologia, Instituto Nacional de Antropologia e Historia, Mexico, 06060, Mexico, WESTGATE, John, Department of Geology, University of Toronto, 22 Russell Street, Toronto, M5S 3B1, Canada and STEEN-MCINTYRE, Virginia, P.O. Box 1167, Idaho Springs, CO 80452, jliddico@barnard.edu, jliddico@barnard.edu
9:55 AM
10:10 AM
The Source of Volcanic Ash In Late Classic Maya Pottery at El Pilar Belize and Guatemala
CATLIN, Brianne L., Earth Science, University of California-Santa Barbara, Webb Hall, Bldg 526, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, FORD, Anabel, MesoAmerican Research Center, University of California, Santa Barbara, ISBER/MesoAmerican Research Center, Santa Barbara, CA 93106 and SPERA, Frank J., Earth Science, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, Briannecatlin1@gmail.com, Briannecatlin1@gmail.com
10:25 AM
Source Characterization of Stone Grinding Tools from the Teotihuacan Valley, Mexico
HAMMERSLEY, Lisa, Department of Geology, California State University, Sacramento, 6000 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95819 and BISKOWSKI, Martin, Department of Anthropology, California State University, Sacramento, 6000 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95819, hammersley@csus.edu, hammersley@csus.edu
10:40 AM
Catastrophic Late Pleistocene Bonneville Flood, Snake River Plain, Idaho, USA
JARRETT, Robert D., U.S. Geological Survey, WRD, National Research Program, P.O. Box 25046, MS 412, Lakewood, CO 80225 and O'CONNOR, James E., U.S. Geological Survey, Oregon Water Science Center, 2130 5th Ave, Portland, OR 97201, rjarrett@usgs.gov, rjarrett@usgs.gov
10:55 AM
Clastic Dikes: Indicators of Climate during Late-Glacial Missoula Flooding?
COOLEY, Skye W., Spokane, WA 99203, northisle@yahoo.com, northisle@yahoo.com
11:25 AM
Geomorphic History of the Ainoura Plain, Kyushu and a Reconstruction of the Lifestyle of the People Who Lived There Based on the Monzen Excavation
MORI, Hirotsugu1, SHIMOYAMA, Syoichi1 and SOEJIMA, Kazuaki2, (1)Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Kyushu university, 6-10-1 Hakozaki, Higashi-ku, Fukuoka, 812-8581, Japan, (2)Sasebo Property Research Office, Nagasaki Prefectural Board of Education, Tenmacho 1-27, Sasebo, 857-0043, Japan, hmori82622@mac.com, hmori82622@mac.com
11:40 AM
Concluding Remarks
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