2009 Portland GSA Annual Meeting (18-21 October 2009)
Session No. 229 Wednesday, 21 October 2009
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Oregon Convention Center: B117/118/119

T38. Improving Coastal Hazards Mitigation through Advances in Coastal Geomorphology (GSA Quaternary Geology and Geomorphology Division)

Peter Ruggiero, Jonathan Allan and Rob Witter, Presiding
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229-28:00 AM GEOMORPHIC SIGNATURES OF TSUNAMI IN COASTAL SAND DUNE FIELDS OF NORTHWESTERN CALIFORNIA: LEROY, Thomas H., Pacific Watershed Associates / Cascadia Geosciences, 1652 Holly, McKinleyville, CA 95519, toml@pacificwatershed.com, VAUGHAN, Patrick, North Coast Redwoods District, California State Parks, PO Box 2006, Eureka, CA 95502, and PATTON, Jason R., College of Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University / Cascadia Geosciences, Corvallis, OR 97331
229-18:15 AM Paper Withdrawn
229-38:15 AM ASSESSING BARRIER ISLAND VULNERABILITY TO EXTREME GEOMORPHIC CHANGES DURING HURRICANES: STOCKDON, Hilary, PLANT, Nathaniel, and SALLENGER, Asbury, U.S. Geological Survey, 600 4th St. South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, hstockdon@usgs.gov
229-48:35 AM EVIDENCE OF A SIMILAR FREQUENCY OF INTENSE STORMS FOR THE GULF OF MEXICO OVER THE LAST 4,000 YEARS: WALLACE, Davin J., Department of Marine Science, The University of Southern Mississippi, Stennis Space Center, MS 39529, davin.wallace@usm.edu and ANDERSON, John B., Earth Science, Rice University, 6100 Main Street, Houston, TX 77005
229-58:50 AM GEOMORPHIC-BASED BARRIER ISLAND TRANSGRESSION MANAGEMENT, CHANDELEUR ISLANDS, LOUISIANA: MINER, Michael D., Pontchartrain Institute for Environmental Sciences, University of New Orleans, 2000 Lakeshore Dr, New Orleans, LA 70148, mminer@uno.edu, GEORGIOU, Ioannis, Dept. of Earth & Environmental Sciences and Pontchartrain Institute for Environmental Sciences, University of New Orleans, 2000 Lakeshore Dr, New Orleans, LA 70148, KULP, Mark A., Dept. of Earth & Environmental Sciences and Pontchartrain Institute for Environmental Sciences, University of New Orleans, 2000 Lakeshore Dr, New Orleans, LA 70148, FITZGERALD, Duncan M., Dept. of Earth Sciences, Boston University, 675 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215, TWICHELL, David C., U.S. Geological Survey, 384 Quissett Campus, Woods Hole Road, Woods Hole, MA 02543, FLOCKS, James G., Florida Integrated Science Center - Coastal and Watershed Studies Team, U.S. Geological Survey, 600 4th Street South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, and LAVOIE, Dawn, U.S. Geological Survey, Gulf of Mexico Science Coordination Office, 2045 Lakeshore Drive, Suite 422, University of New Orleans Lakefront Campus, New Orleans, LA 70122
229-69:05 AM SEA-LEVEL RISE AND COASTAL CHANGE HAZARDS: IMPLICATIONS FOR THE FUTURE UNDER CHANGING CLIMATE: WILLIAMS, S. Jeffress1, GUTIERREZ, Benjamin T.2, and THIELER, E. Robert2, (1) Coastal and Marine Geology Program, U.S. Geological Survey, Woods Hole Science Center, 384 Woods Hole Road, Woods Hole, MA 02540, jwilliams@usgs.gov, (2) Coastal and Marine Geology Program, U.S. Geological Survey, Woods Hole Science Center, 384 Woods Hole Road, Woods Hole, MA 02543
229-79:20 AM A PROBABILISTIC FRAMEWORK FOR EVALUATING SEA-LEVEL RISE IMPACTS: THIELER, E. Robert1, GUTIERREZ, Benjamin T.1, PLANT, Nathaniel2, WILLIAMS, S. Jeffress3, CAHOON, Donald4, GESCH, Dean5, GUNTENSPERGEN, Glenn R.6, and MASTERSON, John7, (1) Coastal and Marine Geology Program, U.S. Geological Survey, Woods Hole Science Center, 384 Woods Hole Road, Woods Hole, MA 02543, rthieler@usgs.gov, (2) U.S. Geological Survey, 600 4th St. South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, (3) U.S. Geological Survey, Woods Hole, MA 02543-1598, (4) U.S. Geological Survey, Beltsville, MD 20705, (5) U.S. Geological Survey, Sioux Falls, SD 57198, (6) U.S. Geological Survey, Natural Resources Research Institute, 5013 Miller Trunk Highway, Duluth, MN 55811, (7) U.S. Geological Survey, Northborough, MA 01532
 9:40 AM Break
229-89:55 AM A COUPLED GEOLOGIC AND HYDRODYNAMIC MODELING APPROACH TO HINDCAST AND FORECAST THE RESPONSE OF A COASTAL SYSTEM TO SEA-LEVEL RISE AND GEOMORPHIC CHANGE: MALLINSON, David1, CULVER, S.J.2, RIGGS, Stanley1, BLANTON, Brian O.3, and LUETTICH, Richard4, (1) Department of Geological Sciences, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, mallinsond@ecu.edu, (2) Geology, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, (3) Renaissance Computing Institute, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 100 Europa Drive, Suite 540, Chapel Hill, NC 27517, (4) Institute of Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, 3431 Arendell St, Morehead City, 28557
229-1010:10 AM PROBABALISTIC FORECASTING OF COASTAL CLIFF RETREAT USING A BAYES NETWORK: HAPKE, Cheryl J., U.S. Geological Survey/PWRC, 384 Woods Hole Rd, Woods Hole, MA 02543, chapke@usgs.gov, PLANT, Nathaniel, U.S. Geological Survey, 600 4th St. South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701, KRATZMANN, Meredith G., U.S. Geological Survey, 384 Woods Hole Rd, Woods Hole, MA 02543, and RUGGIERO, Peter, Department of Geosciences, Oregon State University, 104 Wilkinson Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331
229-910:45 AM Paper Withdrawn
229-1110:25 AM HUMAN-INDUCED COASTAL EVOLUTION OF THE COLUMBIA RIVER LITTORAL CELL: KAMINSKY, George M.1, RUGGIERO, Peter2, BUIJSMAN, Maarten C.3, MCCANDLESS, Diana1, and GELFENBAUM, Guy4, (1) Coastal Monitoring & Analysis Program, Washington State Department of Ecology, P.O. Box 47600, Olympia, WA 98504, gkam461@ecy.wa.gov, (2) Department of Geosciences, Oregon State University, 104 Wilkinson Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331, (3) Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, 3845 Slichterhall, 405 Hilgard Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567, (4) Coastal and Marine Geology Program, U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, CA
229-1210:40 AM COASTAL DUNE GEOMORPHOLOGY AND VULNERABILITY TO EROSION AND FLOODING IN THE U.S. PACIFIC NORTHWEST: MULL, Jeremy, Civil and Construction Engineering, Oregon State University, 220 Owen Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331-3212, jmull@coas.oregonstate.edu and RUGGIERO, Peter, Department of Geosciences, Oregon State University, 104 Wilkinson Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331
229-1410:55 AM THE GLOBAL EXTENT OF BEACH SAND MINING: GRIFFITH, Adam, Program for the Study of Developed Shorelines, Western Carolina University, 90 University Way, Belk Building Room 294, Cullowhee, NC 28723, agriffith@wcu.edu, YOUNG, Robert S., Program for the Study of Developed Shorelines, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, NC 28723, and PILKEY, Orrin H., Division of Earth & Ocean Sciences, Duke University, Box 90228, 321 Old Chemistry Bldg, Durham, NC 27708
229-1311:45 AM Paper Withdrawn

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