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. 160
Sunday, 5 October 2008: 1:30 PM-4:45 PM

Marine/Coastal Science


Terra J. George and Kyle M. Straub, Chairs
Paper #
Start Time
1:30 PM
Introductory Remarks
1:35 PM
Utilizing Time-Slice Analysis to Define the Geomorphic Evolution and Unravel the Human Impact on the Outer Banks, North Carolina
AMES, Dorothea V. and RIGGS, Stanley R., Department of Geological Sciences, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, amesd@ecu.edu, amesd@ecu.edu
1:50 PM
Complex, Coupled Human and Natural Systems: Our Inability to Predict the Future of Developed Beaches
KELLEY, Joseph T., Earth Science Department, University Of Maine, Orono, ME 04469-5790, jtkelley@maine.edu, jtkelley@maine.edu
2:05 PM
Implications of Management Practices in Park-Adjacent Areas: New Inlet Formation in Cape Cod National Seashore
BORRELLI, Mark, Geosciences, Univ of Rhode Island, 317 Woodward Hall, 9 East Alumni Avenue, Kingston, RI 02881-201 and BOOTHROYD, Jon C., Department of Geosciences, Univ of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, mborrelli@uri.edu, mborrelli@uri.edu
2:20 PM
Tidal Inlet Migration "Cycles" and Tidal Hydrodynamics - a Cautionary Tale
GIESE, Graham S., Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies, 5 Holway Ave, Provincetown, MA 02657, ADAMS, Mark B., Cape Cod National Seashore, US National Park Service, 99 Marconi Site Rd, Wellfleet, MA 02667 and KEON, Theodore L., Town of Chatham, 549 Main Sreet, Chatham, MA 02633, ggiese@coastalstudies.org, ggiese@coastalstudies.org
2:35 PM
2:50 PM
3:05 PM
Controls on the Retreat Rate of the Israeli Coastal Cliff and Its Estimated Location at Year 2100
KATZ, Oded, Division of Engineering Geology and Geological Hazards, Geological Survey of Israel, 30 Malkhe Israel St, Jerusalem, 95501, Israel, odedk@gsi.gov.il, odedk@gsi.gov.il
3:20 PM
3:35 PM
Natural and Anthropogenic Signals In Core Sediments from Serthalaikkadu Creek (Muthupet mangroves), SE Coast of India
RIVERA RIVERA, Denise Margarita, JONATHAN, M.P and TÉPOX SARMIENTO, Hilaria Patricia, Centro de Investigaciones en Ciencias de la Tierra y Materiales, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo, Ciudad Universitaria, Carretera Pachuca-Tulancingo Km.4.5, Pachuca, Hidalgo, 42184, Mexico, deni_mrr@yahoo.com.mx, deni_mrr@yahoo.com.mx
3:50 PM
Feasibility of Using Large, Retired and Mothballed Ocean Vessels as Mobile Desalinization Plants
KREAMER, David K., Geoscience, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, 4505 S. Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 89154-4010, kreamer@nevada.edu, kreamer@nevada.edu