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. 123
Sunday, 5 October 2008: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM

T13. Sediment in Fluvial Systems: Production, Transport, and Storage at the Watershed Scale I

GSA Quaternary Geology and Geomorphology Division


L. Allan James, Michael Slattery and Mark Fonstad, Advocates
Paper #
Start Time
8:00 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:05 AM
Effects of Climate and Land-Use Change on Sediment Delivery to a Small Coastal-Plain Estuary: A Look at the Newport River Bay-Head Delta
MATTHEUS, Christopher R., IMS, UNC at Chapel Hill, 3431 Arendell Street, Morehead City, NC 28557, RODRIGUEZ, Antonio B., Institute of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina, 3431 Arendell St, Morehead City, NC 28557 and MCKEE, Brent, Department of Marine Sciences, UNC at Chapel Hill, 3202 Venable Hall, CB 3300, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, mattheus@email.unc.edu, mattheus@email.unc.edu
8:20 AM
A Sediment Budget for the Regulated Lower Roanoke River, NC
SCHENK, Edward R. and HUPP, Cliff R., U.S. Geological Survey, 430 National Center, Reston, VA 20192, eschenk@usgs.gov, eschenk@usgs.gov
8:35 AM
Sources, Transport, and Storage of Sediments at Selected Sites in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
GELLIS, Allen C.1, HUPP, Cliff R.2, PAVICH, Milan J.2, LANDWEHR, Jurate M.2, MERRITTS, Dorothy J.3, WALTER, Robert C.4, RITCHIE, Jerry C.5 and HUBBARD, Bernard E.2, (1)US Geological Survey, 5522 Research Park Drive, Baltimore, MD 21228, (2)US Geological Survey, 12201Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20192, (3)Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, PA 17604, (4)Earth and Environment, Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, PA 17604, (5)USDA Agriculture Research Service, Hydrology and Remote Sensing Laboratory, BARC-West Bldg-007, Beltsville, MD 20705, agellis@usgs.gov, agellis@usgs.gov
8:50 AM
(Non)Equilibrium Sediment Flux in Coastal Plain Rivers
PHILLIPS, Jonathan D., Geography, University of Kentucky, 1457 Patterson Office Tower, Lexington, KY 40506-0027, jdp@uky.edu, jdp@uky.edu
9:10 AM
Quantifying Sedimentation Rates In the Trinity River Delta, Texas
TODD, Lee M.1, SLATTERY, Michael C.1 and PHILLIPS, Jonathan D.2, (1)Environmental Science, Texas Christian University, P.O. Box 298830, Fort Worth, TX 76129, (2)Geography, University of Kentucky, 1457 Patterson Office Tower, Lexington, KY 40506-0027, m.slattery@tcu.edu, m.slattery@tcu.edu
9:25 AM
Quantifying Channel Change with Historical Maps and High-Resolution Topographic Data: Lower Feather River, CA, 1909-1999
MEGISON, Mary and JAMES, L. Allan, Geography Dept, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, AJames@sc.edu, AJames@sc.edu
9:40 AM
Anthropogenic Sedimentation in Pacific Northwest Streams Inferred from Aquatic Habitat Survey Data
FAUSTINI, John M., Dept. of Fisheries and Wildlife, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, KAUFMANN, Philip R., Western Ecology Division, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 200 SW 35th Street, Corvallis, OR 97333 and LARSEN, David P., Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission, c/o USEPA, Western Ecology Division, 200 SW 35th St, Corvallis, OR 97333, faustini.john@epa.gov, faustini.john@epa.gov
9:55 AM
10:10 AM
Spatial Extent, Timing, and Causes of Channel Incision, Black Vermillion Watershed, Northeastern Kansas
MEADE, Benjamin, GOSSARD, Mark and MARSTON, Richard, Department of Geography, Kansas State University, 118 Seaton Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506-2904, meade@ksu.edu, meade@ksu.edu
10:25 AM
Holocene Sediment Budget for a 10^3 Km^2 Drainage Basin
TUNNICLIFFE, Jon, Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, Carleton University, B349 Loeb Building, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON K1S 5B6, Canada and CHURCH, Michael, Department of Geography, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z2, Canada, mchurch@geog.ubc.ca, mchurch@geog.ubc.ca
11:10 AM
Geomorphic Dynamics and Sediment Transport in the Lower Missouri River
ELLIOTT, Caroline M.1, JACOBSON, Robert B.1, REUTER, Joanna M.1, JOHNSON III, Harold E.1 and WILSON, Richard C.2, (1)U.S. Geological Survey, Columbia Environmental Research Center, 4200 New Haven Rd, Columbia, MO 65201, (2)U. S. Geological Survey, Nebraska Water Science Center, 5231 19th Street, Lincoln, NE 68512, celliott@usgs.gov, celliott@usgs.gov
11:25 AM
Punctuated Sand Transport within the Lowermost Mississippi River
NITTROUER, Jeffrey A. and MOHRIG, David, Department of Geological Sciences, University of Texas, 1 University Station C1100, Austin, TX 78712-0254, nittrouer@mail.utexas.edu, nittrouer@mail.utexas.edu
11:40 AM
Sediment Sources to the Le Sueur River, Minnesota, Over Multiple Temporal and Spatial Scales
GRAN, Karen1, BELMONT, Patrick2, DAY, Stephanie3, JENNINGS, Carrie E.4, JOHNSON, Andrea5, PERG, Lesley3 and WILCOCK, Peter6, (1)Dept. of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Minnesota - Duluth, 1114 Kirby Dr, Duluth, MN 55812, (2)National Center for Earth-surface Dynamics, University of Minnesota, 2 Third Avenue SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414, (3)National Center for Earth-surface Dynamics, University of Minnesota, 2 - 3rd Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414, (4)Minnesota Geological Survey, University of Minnesota, 2642 University Avenue West, St. Paul, MN 55114, (5)Geological Sciences, University of Minnesota Duluth, 1114 Kirby Dr, Duluth, MN 55812, (6)National Center for Earth-surface Dynamics, Johns Hopkins University, 3400 North Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21218, kgran@d.umn.edu, kgran@d.umn.edu
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