North-Central Section - 42nd Annual Meeting (24–25 April 2008)
Session No. 1 Thursday, 24 April 2008
8:20 AM-12:00 PM, Casino Aztar Conference Center: Maple C

S1. Living in Ruhe’s Shadow with Loess, Paleosols, and Tills: A Session in Honor of Bob Hall’s Contributions to Quaternary Science

John P. Szabo and Timothy G. Fisher, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
1-18:20 AM ROBERT D. HALL: GEOLOGIST, TEACHER, MENTOR, FRIEND: DOSS, Paul K., Geology and Physics, University of Southern Indiana, 8600 University Blvd, Evansville, IN 47712, pdoss@usi.edu
1-28:40 AM OBSERVATIONS ON THE LOESS COVER AND LOESS DEPOSITIONAL SYSTEMS OF THE UPPER GREAT LAKES REGION: SCHAETZL, Randall, Geography, Michigan State University, 128 Geog Bldg, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, soils@msu.edu
1-39:00 AM A LONG LOESS RECORD IN SOUTHERN ILLINOIS: 5 INTERGLACIAL, 2 PROMINENT INTERSTADIAL PALEOSOLS, AND 5 LOESS UNITS: WANG, Hong and GRIMLEY, Dave A., Illinois State Geological Survey, 615 E. Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820, wang@isgs.uiuc.edu
1-49:20 AM LUMINESCENCE AND RADIOCARBON CHRONOLOGY OF LOESS-PALEOSOL SEQUENCES IN THE LOWER OHIO RIVER VALLEY: COUNTS, Ronald C., Kentucky Geological Survey, 1401 Corporate Court, Henderson, KY 42420, rcounts@uky.edu, WANG, Hong, Illinois State Geological Survey, 615 E. Peabody Dr. Champaign, IL 61820, Champaign, IL 61820, GRIMLEY, Dave A., Illinois State Geological Survey, 615 E. Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820, and MAHAN, Shannon A., U.S. Geol Survey, Box 25046, MS 974, Denver Federal Center, Denver, CO 80225
1-59:40 AM A RECORD OF LAST GLACIAL CLIMATE CHANGES AND PALEOECOLOGY FROM A LOESS-PALEOSOL RECORD IN WESTERN KENTUCKY: GRIMLEY, David A., Illinois State Geological Survey, 615 E. Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820, grimley@isgs.uiuc.edu, WANG, Hong, Illinois State Geological Survey, 615 E. Peabody Dr, Champaign, IL 61820, and COUNTS, Ron, Kentucky Geological Survey, Western Kentucky Office, 1401 Corporate Court, Henderson, KY 42420
 10:00 AM Break
1-610:20 AM CHRONOLOGICAL STATUS OF GLACIAL LAKE AGASSIZ: FISHER, Timothy G., Environmental Sciences, University of Toledo, MS#604, 2801 West Bancroft Street, Toledo, OH 43606-3390, timothy.fisher@utoledo.edu
1-710:40 AM USING GROUND PENETRATING RADAR IN THE OAK OPENINGS REGION OF OHIO: CAMPBELL, Melinda C., Environmental Science, University of Toledo, 2801 W. Bancroft St. MS #604, Toledo, OH 43606, mindycampbell@gmail.com, FISHER, Timothy, Environmental Sciences, University of Toledo, MS #604, Toledo, OH 43606, KRANTZ, David, Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606, and MARTIN-HAYDEN, James, Dept. of Environmental Sciences, University of Toledo, 2801 W. Bancroft St, Toledo, OH 43606
1-811:00 AM MINERALOGY AND PROVENANCE OF PINK INCLUSIONS IN THE ILLINOIAN TITUSVILLE TILL, MAHONING COUNTY, EASTERN OHIO: FRANKO, Belinda J., Department of Geology & Environmental Science, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325-4101, mfrankosr@cox.net and SZABO, John P., Department of Geology and Environmental Science, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325-4101
1-911:20 AM INTERPRETING SOILS AND WEATHERING CHARACTERISTICS TO DIFFERENTIATE GLACIAL DEPOSITS IN THE BIGHORN MOUNTAINS, WYOMING: THE INFLUENCE OF DR. ROBERT D. HALL: DURBIN, James M., Geology and Physics, University of Southern Indiana, 8600 University Blvd, Evansville, IN 47712, jdurbin@usi.edu
 11:40 AM Concluding Remarks

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