Cordilleran Section (104th Annual) and Rocky Mountain Section (60th Annual) Joint Meeting (1921 March 2008)
Session No. 26 Friday, 21 March 2008
8:00 AM-11:00 AM, University of Nevada-Las Vegas: Student Union 213

Environmental/Engineering Geology, and Hydrogeology I

Laurie Brandt Hauptmann and Scott F. Burns, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
26-18:00 AM CHARACTERIZATION AND QUANTIFICATION OF ROCKFALL, AVALANCHES AND DEBRIS FLOWS FOR TELLURIDE'S PANDORA WATER PROJECT: HAUPTMANN, Laurie Brandt, Buckhorn Geotech, Inc, 222 South Park Ave, Montrose, CO 81401, laurieh@buckhorngeo.com
26-28:20 AM IMPLICATIONS FROM STUDIES OF CARBONATE AQUIFER SYSTEMS IN MEXICO: SHARP, John M. Jr, GARY, Marcus O., and WOLAVER, Brad D., Geological Sciences, The University of Texas, Jackson School of Geosciences, Austin, TX 78712-0254, jmsharp@mail.utexas.edu
26-38:40 AM REVEALING PATTERNS OF ENHANCED FRACTURE PERMEABILITY AND FLUID FLOW IN THE FOOTWALL DAMAGE ZONE OF AN ACTIVE NORMAL FAULT: THE HURRICANE FAULT AT PAH TEMPE HOT SPRINGS, WASHINGTON COUNTY, UTAH: NELSON, Stephen1, MAYO, Alan2, GILFILLAN, Stuart3, DUTSON, Sarah2, HARRIS, Ronald2, SHIPTON, Zoe4, and TINGEY, David5, (1) Department of Geological Sciences, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, stn@geology.byu.edu, (2) Geological Sciences, Brigham Young University, S-389 ESC, Provo, UT 84602, (3) School of Geosciences, Grant Institute of Geology, University of Edinburgh, The King's Buildings, West Mains Road, Edinburgh, EH9 3JW, United Kingdom, (4) Department of Geographical and Earth Sciences, Glasgow University, Gregory Building, Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow, G12 8QQ, United Kingdom, (5) Dept. of Geological Sciences, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602
26-49:00 AM PRELIMINARY COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF GEOPHYSICAL METHODS IN INVESTIGATION OF SHALLOW SUB-SURFACE HYDROGEOLOGY IN HYPER-ARID SALINE SOILS, AMARGOSA VALLEY, NV: PILOT STUDY: PARKS, Eric1, NELSON, Stephen2, MCBRIDE, John2, TINGEY, David1, GUTHRIE, W. Spencer3, and HAMMERMEISTER, Dale4, (1) Dept. of Geological Sciences, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, emparks@gmail.com, (2) Department of Geological Sciences, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, (3) Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Brigham Young University, 368D Clyde Bldg, Provo, UT 84602, (4) GeoSystems Analysis, Inc, 280 Island Ave. #307, Reno, NV 89501
 9:20 AM Break
26-59:40 AM PRELIMINARY EVALUATION OF δ13C AND CO2 CONCENTRATION IN SOIL GAS IN UTAH BASED ON CONSTRAINING ENVIRONMENTAL VARIABLES FOR A MORE ACCURATE AND PRECISE INPUT PARAMETER FOR GROUNDWATER MODEL AGES: HART, Rachelle1, NELSON, Stephen T.1, PARKS, Eric1, MAYO, Alan2, and TINGEY, David1, (1) Dept. of Geological Sciences, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, byuroach@yahoo.com, (2) Dept. of Geological Sciences, Brigham Young Univ, Provo, UT 84602
26-610:00 AM LANDSLIDE DAMAGE WITHIN BIG SANTA ANITA CANYON, LOS ANGELES COUNTY, CALIFORNIA: BALTZER, Suzanne M., Geological Sciences, California Polytechnic Univ - Pomona, 3801 West Temple Ave, Pomona, CA 91768, smbaltzer@csupomona.edu
26-710:20 AM LANDSLIDE SUSCEPTIBILITY MAP FOR SHALLOW LANDSLIDES FOR THE WEST HILLS OF PORTLAND, OREGON USING GIS AND LIDAR: DRAZBA, Marina, Department of Geology, Portland State University, 1721 SW Broadway, Cramer Hall Rm 17, Portland, OR 97201, mcdrazba@pdx.edu, BURNS, Scott F., Dept. of Geology, Portland State University, P.O. Box 751, Portland, OR 97207, burnss@pdx.edu, and HARP, Edwin L., U.S. Geol Suvey, Denver, CO 80225-0046
 10:40 AM Discussion

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