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. 189
Monday, 6 October 2008: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM

T147. Innovative Methods for Investigating Flow and Transport in Karst Systems I

GSA Hydrogeology Division; Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies


Barbara Mahler and Pierre-Yves Jeannin, Advocates
Paper #
Start Time
8:00 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:05 AM
Karstic Carbonate Aquifers: Are the Conceptual Models Adequate for Quantitative Hydrology?
WHITE, William B., Department of Geosciences, The Pennsylvania State Univ, Deike Building, University Park, PA 16802, wbw2@psu.edu, wbw2@psu.edu
8:25 AM
Karst Conduit Location Detection Using Innovative Technologies
GREEN, Ronald T., Geosciences and Engineering Division, Southwest Research Institute, 6220 Culebra, San Antonio, TX 78238, rgreen@swri.edu, rgreen@swri.edu
8:40 AM
Characterizing Karst Conduits. A Major Aspect for Understanding Karst Hydrology
JEANNIN, Pierre-Yves, Institut Suisse de Spéléologie et de Karstologie, Case postale 818, CH-2301 La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland, pierre-yves.jeannin@isska.ch, pierre-yves.jeannin@isska.ch
8:55 AM
Depth of Greatest Dissolution in Carbonate Aquifers
WORTHINGTON, Stephen R.H., Worthington Groundwater, 55 Mayfair Ave, Dundas, ON L9H 3K9, Canada, sw@worthingtongroundwater.com, sw@worthingtongroundwater.com
9:10 AM
Numerical Aspects In Modeling Coupled Conduit-Matrix Flow In Karst Aquifers Under Variably Saturated Conditions
DE ROOIJ, Rob and PERROCHET, Pierre, Centre of Hydrogeology, Institute of geology and hydrogeology, Rue Emile-Argand 11, Neuchatel, 2009, Switzerland, rob.derooij@unine.ch, rob.derooij@unine.ch
9:25 AM
Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Groundwater Flow within Centimeter-Scale Macroporosity of the Biscayne Aquifer of Southeast Florida
FLOREA, Lee J., Department of Geography and Geology, Western Kentucky University, 1906 College Heights Blvd, Bowling Green, KY 42101-1066, CUNNINGHAM, Kevin J., U.S. Geological Survey, 7500 SW 36th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314 and ALTOBELLI, Stephen A., New Mexico Resonance, 2301 Yale Blvd. SE, Suite C-1, Albuquerque, NM 87106, Lee.Florea@wku.edu, Lee.Florea@wku.edu
9:40 AM
9:55 AM
Solute Transport In Solution Conduits and the Problems of Persistent Breakthrough-Curve Skewness and Multiple Peaks: Experiments and Analyses
FIELD, Malcolm S., Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, National Center for Environmental Assessment (8623P), 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20460-0001, field.malcolm@epa.gov, field.malcolm@epa.gov
10:15 AM
Parameter Extraction from Tracer Breakthrough Curves: An Empirical Test of Analytical, Statistical and Analogue Methods
SMART, Chris, ADAMS, Ryan and HENDRICKSON, Melissa, Department of Geography, University of Western Ontario, London, ON N6A 5C2, Canada, CSMART@UWO.CA, CSMART@UWO.CA
10:30 AM
Do Solids Travel Faster Than Solutes along Karst Routes?
SINREICH, Michael, Hydrogeology section, Swiss Federal Office for the Environment FOEN, Berne, 3003, Switzerland and FLYNN, Raymond, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Queens University Belfast, Belfast, BT9 5AG, Northern Ireland, michael.sinreich@bafu.admin.ch, michael.sinreich@bafu.admin.ch
10:45 AM
11:00 AM
Catchment Scale Contamination In the Chalk Aquifer of SE England: Investigations of Karst Control
COOK, Simon J., FITZPATRICK, Ciara M. and BURGESS, William G., Department of Earth Sciences, University College London, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom, simon.cook@ucl.ac.uk, simon.cook@ucl.ac.uk
11:15 AM
USGS Releases Conduit Flow Process (CFP) for MODFLOW-2005
KUNIANSKY, Eve L., U.S. Geological Survey, 3850 Holcomb Bridge Rd., Ste. 160, Norcross, GA 30092 and SHOEMAKER, W. Barclay, U.S. Geological Survey, 3110 SW 9th Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33315, elkunian@usgs.gov, elkunian@usgs.gov
11:30 AM
Modeling Heat Transport In Two-Domain Karst Ground-Water Flow
LONG, Andrew J., U.S. Geological Survey, 1608 Mountain View Rd, Rapid City, SD 57702 and GILCREASE, Patrick C., Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, 501 East Saint Joseph Street, Rapid City, SD 57701, ajlong@usgs.gov, ajlong@usgs.gov
11:45 AM
Investigating Conduit-Matrix Exchange Processes in Karst Aquifers
SAUTER, Martin1, GEYER, Tobias1 and GRAF, Thomas2, (1)Geoscientific Centre, University of Göttingen, Goldschmidtstraße 3, Göttingen, 37077, Germany, (2)Geowissenschaftliches Zentrum Göttingen, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Goldschmidtstraße 3, Göttingen, 37077, Germany, martin.sauter@geo.uni-goettingen.de, martin.sauter@geo.uni-goettingen.de
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