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Back to the 2009 Portland GSA Annual Meeting (18-21 October 2009)

Sunday, 18 October 2009

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

STRAIN PARTITIONING IN SYNTHETIC ACCOMMODATION ZONES AND SELECTED GEOTHERMAL SYSTEMS IN COLORADO
    Morgan, Paul; Sares, Matthew

AMS REVEALS INCREMENTAL EMPLACEMENT AND FINAL CONSTRUCTION OF THE EJB PLUTON, EASTERN CALIFORNIA
    Morgan, Sven S.; Law, Richard D.; de Saint Blanquat, Michel; Matty, David J.

INCREMENTAL PLUTONIC ASSEMBLY OVER TENS OF MILLIONS OF YEARS? U-PB GEOCHRONOLOGY AND GHOST STRATIGRAPHY IN PEGMATITIC GRANITE, RUBY MOUNTAINS, NEVADA
    Howard, K.A.; Wooden, J.L.; Premo, Wayne R.; Barnes, Calvin G.; Snoke, A.W.; Lee, S.Y.

EXAMINATION OF THE QUEENSTON FORMATION IN CENTRAL NEW YORK FOR GEOLOGIC CARBON DIOXIDE STORAGE POTENTIAL
    Tamulonis, Kathryn; Jordan, Teresa E.; Slater, Brian

AN UPPER CRUSTAL SECTION THROUGH A TILTED EARLY CRETACEOUS NESTED CALDERA COMPLEX IN HONG KONG
    Sewell, Roderick J.; Tang, Denise L.K.; Campbell, S. Diarmad G.

9:00 AM-6:00 PM

ANCIENT HARBORS AND SUBMERGED ISLANDS: NEW EVIDENCE FROM CROTON, ITALY
    Marino, Domenico; Bartoli, Dante G.; Atauz, Ayse

GRANITIC PEGMATITE- AND LEUCOGRANITE-HOSTED URANIUM MINERALIZATION ADJACENT TO THE ATHABASCA BASIN, SASKATCHEWAN, CANADA: A DIFFERENT TARGET FOR URANIUM EXPLORATION
    Austman, Christine L.; Ansdell, Kevin M.; Annesley, Irvine R.

THE SIERRA GORDA PORPHYRY CU-MO(AU) DEPOSIT, REGION II, NORTHERN CHILE, PART 1: ALTERATION, MINERALIZATION, AND FLUID INCLUSIONS
    Shaver, Stephen A.; Manske, Scott L.; Currie, Jack; Fahey, Patrick L.; Maya, Jorge; Reynolds, T. James

THE SIERRA GORDA PORPHYRY CU-MO(AU) DEPOSIT, REGION II, NORTHERN CHILE, PART 2: INTRUSIVE RELATIONS AND 40AR/39AR AND RE-OS MOLYBDENITE GEOCHRONOLOGY OF THE CATALINA AND 281-ZONE MINERALIZATION CENTERS
    Shaver, Stephen A.; Manske, Scott L.; Currie, Jack; Fahey, Patrick L.; Maya, Jorge; Stein, Holly J.; Huard, John J.

DUAL CAREER FACULTY APPOINTMENTS: A SUCCESSFUL MODEL AT THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA-LINCOLN
    Holmes, Mary Anne; O'Connell, Suzanne

OSTRACODES, ROCK FACIES AND MAGNETIC SUSCEPTIBILITY OF THE TROIS-FONTAINES / TERRES D'HAURS TRANSITION IN THE TYPE LOCALITY FOR THE GIVETIAN
    Casier, Jean-Georges; Cambier, Geoffrey; Devleeschouwer, Xavier; Petitclerc, Estelle; Préat, Alain R.Y.

PALEOECOLOGY AND CYCLICITY OF THE TONOLOWAY AND KEYSER FORMATIONS: A GUIDE TO UNDERSTANDING LIMESTONE COMPOSITION IN MANDATA, PA
    Elick, Jennifer M.; Brown, Kristen M.; Siegel, Michelle

BUBBLING NEAR THE DOCK AT PORT ORFORD, SOUTHERN COASTAL OREGON-FLUCTUATIONS IN GAS PRESSURES FROM INCREASING AND DECREASING FOREARC COMPRESSION
    Goss, Donna

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

SPRINGS SEEN AND INTERPRETED IN THE CONTEXT OF GROUNDWATER FLOW-SYTEMS
    Tóth, József

FUTURE CLIMATE CHANGE IMPACTS ON FRESNO COUNTY, CALIFORNIA: MITIGATION STRATEGIES AND PUBLIC POLICY
    Harmsen, Frederika J.; Van de Water, Peter; Hunsaker, Donald; Luo, Vivian

DISTRIBUTION OF MAMMUTHUS AND ERRATIC FINDS RELATIVE TO THE SIZE OF ICE AGE FLOODS IN SOUTHEASTERN WASHINGTON STATE
    Last, George V.; Bjornstad, Bruce N.

GEOARCHAEOLOGY AT LEETSDALE: RECONSTRUCTING PREHISTORIC LANDSCAPES OF THE UPPER OHIO VALLEY
    Schuldenrein, Joseph

TOWARDS ATTRIBUTED, PARAMETERISED AND FULLY INTEGRATED 3D GEOSCIENCE MODELS AND RELATED GIS DATASETS FOR LARGE URBAN REGENERATION PROJECTS IN THE UK
    Campbell, S. Diarmad G.; Merritt, Joanne E.; Monaghan, Alison A.; Loughlin, Susan C.; Mansour, Majdi; O'Dochartaigh, Brighid E.; Fordyce, Fiona M.; Entwisle, David C.; Price, Simon; Royse, Katherine

AMS CLIMATE STUDIES: A TURNKEY PACKAGE IN CLIMATE SCIENCE LITERACY
    Brey, James A.; Geer, Ira W.; Moran, Joseph M.; Weinbeck, Robert S.; Mills, Elizabeth W.; Blair, Bernard A.; Hopkins, Edward J.; Kiley, Thomas P. Jr; Ruwe, Emily E.

RHEOGENIC CAVES AND CAVERNOUSE STRUCTURES OF KALAUPAPA PENINSULA, MOLOKAI ISLAND, HAWAII, USA: A MARS ANALOG REVISITED
    Halliday, William R.; Okubo, Chris H.; Kempe, Stephan; Garman, Michael; Garman, Sherry; Wynne, J. Judson

Monday, 19 October 2009

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

SOME OBSERVATIONS FROM USING A COLLOIDAL BORESCOPE IN BASALT AQUIFERS
    Winter, Gerry V.

USING NATIONAL PARKS FOR PROBLEM BASED LEARNING (PBL) IN AN INTRODUCTORY EARTH SYSTEM SCIENCE COURSE FOR NON-MAJORS
    Turski, Mark P.

PATTERNS OF SOIL AND WETLAND SALINIZATION DUE TO DYNAMIC INTERACTION BETWEEN GRAVITY-DRIVEN AND OVERPRESSURED GROUNDWATER FLOW, DUNA-TISZA INTERFLUVE, HUNGARY
    Mádl-Szőnyi, Judit; Tóth, József

9:00 AM-6:00 PM

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN LOW-POPULATION DENSITY EASTERN OREGON: SMALL DISTRICTS - NEAT OPPORTUNITIES
    Cummings, Michael L.

EVOLUTION OF THE NORTHWESTERN MARGIN OF THE BASIN AND RANGE: INSIGHTS FROM NEW GEOLOGIC MAPPING IN NORTHEASTERN CALIFORNIA
    Egger, Anne E.; Colgan, Joseph P.

FAULTING ON THE EASTERN RIM OF THE HUYGENS IMPACT BASIN, MARS
    Duncan, Joel G.

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

FIELD TESTING AND MODELING OF IN SITU GROUNDWATER ARSENIC REMEDIATION THROUGH IRON SULFIDE PRECIPITATION NEAR TACOMA, WASHINGTON
    Beaulieu, Brett; Ewing, Samantha

AMERICAN GEOPARKS: FROM IDEA TO REALITY
    Prose, Douglas V.

THE ORIGIN OF VALLEYS, A FRIENDLY AMENDMENT TO PLAYFAIR'S LAW
    Palmes, John Edward

LANDSLIDE REMEDIATION AT TWO DIFFICULT SITES
    Cornforth, Derek H.

LANDSLIDES IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST: RECENT ADVANCES, ONGOING CHALLENGES
    Pierson, Thomas C.

HYDROGEOPHYSICAL INVESTIGATION OF AN ISOLATED RECHARGE EVENT ON A CENTRAL AUSTRALIA EPHEMERAL RIVER
    Wolaver, Brad D.; Love, Andrew; Halihan, Todd; Berens, Volmer; Brunner, Philip; Rousseau-Gueutin, Pauline; Wohling, Daniel; Priestley, Stacey; Fulton, Simon

1:30 PM-6:00 PM

RESOLVING PANGEA RECONSTRUCTIONS WITH NEW PALEOMAGNETIC RESULTS FROM LATE PERMIAN – EARLY TRIASSIC IGNEOUS ROCKS IN NORWAY AND ARGENTINA
    Van der Voo, Rob; Domeier, Matthew M.; Dominguez, Ada R.; Torsvik, Trond H.

Tuesday, 20 October 2009

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

ENVIRONMENTAL OPPORTUNITIES RELATED TO UNDERGROUND AND SURFACE COAL MINES IN SOUTHWEST INDIANA
    West, Terry R.; Fisher, Richard

PARAMETRIC SHAPE-BASED INVERSION IN ELECTRICAL IMPEDANCE TOMOGRAPHY FOR THE CHARACTERIZATION OF SUBSURFACE CONTAMINANT DISTRIBUTIONS
    Aghasi, Alireza; Miller, Eric Lawrence; Ramsburg, Andrew; Abriola, Linda

SNOWY RIVER: A NEW DISCOVERY FROM AN OLD CAVE
    Spilde, Michael N.; Northup, Diana E.; Polyak, Victor J.; Boston, Penelope J.; Clement, Amelia; Hughes, Kaitlyn J.

AGE DATING MAPCIS (MASSIVE AUSTRALIAN PRECAMBRIAN/CAMBRIAN IMPACT STRUCTURE) A MULTI-MODAL INDIRECT APPROACH
    Connelly, Daniel

9:00 AM-6:00 PM

THE ROCK DISCOVERY CENTER AT THE STERLING HILL MINING MUSEUM: SENDING 20,000 K-12 STUDENTS INTO THE FIELD EACH YEAR
    Brown, James O.; Verbeek, Earl R.

UNIVERSITY GEOLOGY COLLECTIONS: AN UNTAPPED RESOURCE
    Molineux, Ann

FLUOROSIS AND ARSENICOSIS-AN UPDATE
    Kodali, Lakshmi Narasimharao; Myneni, Padma Bharathi Devi; Kodali, Bharathi Kumari

InSAR DETECTION OF RENEWED MOVEMENT OF A LARGE ANCIENT LANDSLIDE IN THE COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE, WASHINGTON
    Pierson, Thomas C.; Lu, Zhong

MOVEMENT TRIGGERS AND REMEDIATION IN A FRACTURE-DOMINATED TRANSLATIONAL SLIDE AT THE OREGON COAST
    Priest, George R.; Allan, Jonathan; Niem, Alan; Niem, Wendy A.; Dickenson, Stephen E.

USING ISOTOPE HYDROLOGY, FRACTURE MAPPING, AND PUMP TESTS TO CHARACTERIZE GROUNDWATER FLOW THROUGH THE FRACTURED ROCK TERRANE OF THE SIERRA NEVADA FOOTHILLS
    Suen, C. John; Bernal, Nelson F.; Sartono, Ori; Wang, Zhi

MONITORING OF GROUNDWATER-SURFACE WATER INTERACTIONS IN SUPPORT OF RESTORATION OF HYPORHEIC PROCESSES IN AN URBAN STREAM, THORNTON CREEK, WASHINGTON
    Bakke, Paul D.; Lynch, Katherine; Leavy, Tracy; Peters, Roger

RECONNAISSANCE STUDY OF DOMES AND BASINS IN TERTIARY SEDIMENTARY ROCKS IN THE WESTERN DESERT OF EGYPT USING HIGH RESOLUTION SATELLITE IMAGERY
    Tewksbury, Barbara; Abdelsalam, Mohamed G.; Tewksbury-Christle, Carolyn; Hogan, John; Jerris, Thomas J.; Pandey, Anoop

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

KEEPING GEOLOGIC DATABASES FRESH AND USER FRIENDLY
    Athey, Jennifer E.; Montayne, Simone; Seitz, Susan; Freeman, Lawrence K.

DEBRIS FLOW HAZARDS AT MT. HOOD, OREGON
    DeRoo, Thomas G.

EXPLORING GLASS AND MINERAL COMPONENTS OF OBSIDIAN WITH ELECTRON MICROPROBE ANALYSIS AND THE IMPLICATIONS FOR ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOURCING AND DATING (OR: TREATING OBSIDIAN LIKE THE MIXTURE IT IS)
    Frahm, Ellery

Wednesday, 21 October 2009

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

EARLY DIVERSIFICATION IN ECHINODERMATA
    Parsley, Ronald L.

TIMING RELATIONS BETWEEN THE SOUTH FORK AND HEART MOUNTAIN FAULT SYSTEMS WITH IMPLICATIONS FOR EMPLACEMENT, WYOMING, USA
    Clarey, Timothy L.

METACOGNITION AND SELF-REGULATED LEARNING
    Fleisher, Steven C.

9:00 AM-6:00 PM

LATE GLACIAL AND HOLOCENE ALLUVIAL FANS IN BUTTERNUT VALLEY, UPSTATE NEW YORK
    Kakolewski, Christopher; Hasbargen, Leslie

PETROLOGIC IMPLICATIONS OF FERROUS AND FERRIC IRON IN SERPENTINES
    Evans, Bernard W.

MARINE OXYGEN ISOTOPE STAGE 4 AND 6 GLACIATIONS AND LATE PLEISTOCENE PALEOENVIRONMENTAL RECONSTRUCTIONS OF THE NORTHERN CORDILLERAN ICE SHEET, YUKON TERRITORY, CANADA
    Ward, Brent C.; Bond, Jeffrey D.; Gosse, John C.; Turner, Derek G.; Jensen, Britta J.L.; Froese, Duane G.; Telka, Alice

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

MASS BALANCE ASPECTS OF PERSISTENT URANIUM CONTAMINATION IN THE SUBSURFACE AT THE HANFORD SITE, WASHINGTON
    Peterson, Robert E.; Brown, Christopher F.; Serne, R. Jeffrey

FIELD INSTRUCTION IN SURFACE-WATER HYDROLOGY – NOT A SUMMER COURSE
    Custer, Stephan

STATISTICS ON THREE REGULATED ASBESTIFORM AMPHIBOLES: LENGTH, WIDTH, ASPECT RATIO AND THEIR RELATION TO CRYSTAL HABITS AND MORPHOLOGY
    Li, Bo; Batta, Naresh C.; Su, Shu-Chun; Batta, Neeraj K.

A CRITICAL CURRICULUM DEFICIENCY - RADIOACTIVITY IN GEOLOGY
    Rempe, Norbert T.

GRAPEVINES AND PIERCE'S DISEASE: A XYLEM FLUID MINERAL-STATUS DEPENDENT CONDITION
    Leite, Breno

SELF-EFFICACY AS A LEARNING TOOL IN GENERAL EDUCATION INTRODUCTORY GEOLOGY COURSES
    Kysar Mattietti, Giuseppina; Peters, Erin E.