Rocky Mountain Section - 61st Annual Meeting (11-13 May 2009)
Session No. 11 Tuesday, 12 May 2009
8:00 AM-5:00 PM, Utah Valley University: Library 4th Floor

General Discipline Posters

Authors will be present from noon to 1 PM
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11-11THE 1989 GRAND CANYON EARTHQUAKE LIGHTS: BRUMBAUGH, David S., Flagstaff, david.brumbaugh@nau.edu
11-22POTENTIAL SEISMIC DISTURBANCE OF HOLOCENE LACUSTRINE SEDIMENTS IN THE REDFISH LAKE DRAINAGE, SAWTOOTH MOUNTAINS, CENTRAL IDAHO: JOHNSON, Eric M. and SHAPLEY, Mark D., Department of Geosciences, Idaho State University, 921 S. 8th Ave. STOP 8072, Pocatello, ID 83209, joheric@isu.edu
11-34DEVELOPMENT OF EROSION-CONTROL STRATIGIES FOR ARCHEOLOGICAL SITES IN GRAND CANYON THROUGH THE USE OF AN EXPERIMENTAL DRAINAGE: TRESSLER, Chris R.1, PARR, Todd2, and PEDERSON, Joel2, (1) Geology, Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322, ctressler@usu.edu, (2) Geology, Utah State University, 4505 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322, toddrparr@hotmail.com
11-45SEDIMENT ANALYSIS OF A LARGE, ARCUATE-SHAPED, SAND BAR DEPOSITED IN THE NORTHERN CHENEY-PALOUSE SCABLAND TRACT BY A CATASTROPHIC GLACIAL OUTBURST FLOOD APPROXIMATELY 13,000 YEARS AGO: MCCOLLUM, Linda B., ORNDORFF, Richard L., and MCCOLLUM, Michael B., Department of Geology, Eastern Washington Univ, 130 Science Hall, Cheney, WA 99004-2439, lmccollum@mail.ewu.edu
11-56USING IGNEOUS GEOCHEMISTRY FOR INSIGHT INTO SURFACE WATER FLOW PATHS, BATTLESHIP BUTTE ALLUVIAL DEPOSITS, NEAR MOAPA, NV: EMERY, Christina A., Geoscience, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV 89074, emeryc2@unlv.nevada.edu
11-67NITRATE ANALYSIS OF THE ASHTON IDAHO REGION: DOTY, Brent Richard1, SMITH, Brooke Backman2, and LOVELL, Mark2, (1) Geology, Brigham Young University - Idaho, 502 Mariah Ave #304, Rexburg, ID 83440, byuigeology@gmail.com, (2) Geology, Brigham Young University - Idaho, 525 S. Center St, Rexburg, ID 83460
11-78ANALYSIS OF ELECTROMAGNETIC AND SEISMIC GEOPHYSICAL METHODS IN INVESTIGATION OF SHALLOW SUB-SURFACE HYDROGEOLOGY IN HYPER-ARID SALINE SOILS: PARKS, Eric, NELSON, Stephen, MCBRIDE, John H., and TINGEY, David G., Department of Geological Sciences, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, emparks@gmail.com
11-89A SIMPLE DEVICE FOR LABORATORY EXPERIMENTS WITH WATER TABLE CONFIGURATIONS: LOHRENGEL, C. Frederick II, Department of Physical Science, Southern Utah University, 351 West University Blvd, Cedar City, UT 84720, lohrengel@suu.edu
11-910THE UTAH CORE RESEARCH CENTER: UTAH'S LARGEST PUBLICLY AVAILABLE COLLECTION OF GEOLOGICAL SPECIMENS, WELL CORE AND DATA FOR THESIS WORK, ACADEMIC RESEARCH, WORKSHOPS, AND CLASSROOM STUDIES: LAINE, Michael D. and DEMPSTER, Thomas, Utah Core Research Center, Utah Geological Survey, 1594 W. North Temple, Suite 3110, Salt Lake City, UT 84116, michaellaine@utah.gov
11-1011RE-OS ISOTOPE RESULTS FOR ELECTRUM FROM THREE LOW SULFIDATION EPITHERMAL AU-AG DEPOSITS IN THE GREAT BASIN: HOFSTRA, Albert H., U.S. Geological Survey, MS-973, Box 25046, Denver, CO 80225, ahofstra@usgs.gov and CREASER, Robert A., Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Edmonton, AB T6G 2E3, Canada
11-1112MAGMA MINGLING: A PETROLOGIC, GEOCHEMICAL, AND GEOCHRONOLOGIC STUDY OF THE SOUTHERN GRANITOID SUITE OF THE FLORIDA MOUNTAINS, NM: CAUSEY, J. Scott Jr, Geological Sciences, New Mexico State University, P.O. Box 30001, MSC 3AB, Las Cruces, NM 88003, causejs0@nmsu.edu and MCMILLAN, N.J., Geological Sciences, New Mexico State University, Box 30001, MSC 3AB, Las Cruces, NM 88003
11-1213THE ALKALI OLIVINE GABBRO AND ALKALI SYENITE ON US HIGHWAY 50, WESTERNMOST GUNNISON COUNTY, COLORADO: MAUGER, Richard L., Geology, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, maugerr@ecu.edu
11-1314THE AGE OF ZIRCONS AND COMPOSITION OF MELT INCLUSIONS IN QUARTZ PHENOCRYSTS FROM AN ALTERED DIKE INDICATE THE ~14 MA ALUNITE RIDGE - DEER TRAIL SYSTEM OVERLIES A 30.7 MA SILICIC INTRUSION: ADAMS, David1, TODOROV, Todor2, PREMO, Wayne R.3, HOFSTRA, Albert H.1, and RYE, Robert O.3, (1) U.S. Geological Survey, MS-973, Box 25046, Denver, CO 80225, dadams@usgs.gov, (2) USGS, MS-964, Box 25046, Denver, CO 80225, (3) USGS, MS-963, Box 25046, Denver, CO 80225
11-1415PALEOPROTEROZOIC DEFORMATION AND METAMORPHISM IN THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN PEACOCK MOUNTAINS, NW ARIZONA: IMPLICATIONS FOR THE LOCATION OF THE MOJAVE-YAVAPAI BOUNDARY ZONE: PRANTE, Mitchell R., Department of Geology, Northern Arizona University, Box 4099, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, mrp74@nau.edu and DUEBENDORFER, Ernest M., Department of Geology, Northern Arizona Univ, Box 4099, Flagstaff, AZ 86011
11-1516A WINDOW INTO PALEOPROTEROZOIC GRANULITE FACIES METAMORPHISM AND PRE-YAVAPAI TECTONISM, SOUTHERN HUALAPAI MOUNTAINS, NW ARIZONA: PORTIS, Douglas H., Department of Geology, Northern Arizona University, PO Box 4099, Flagstaff, AZ 86001, dp236@nau.edu, DUEBENDORFER, Ernest M., Department of Geology, Northern Arizona Univ, Box 4099, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, and BONAMICI, Chloe E., Geology and Geophysics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706
11-1617SEDIMENTARY PETROLOGY AND RESERVOIR CHARACTER OF A POST-EXTINCTION CARBONATE PLATFORM: THE EARLY TRIASSIC (SMITHIAN) SINBAD LIMESTONE MEMBER OF THE MOENKOPI FORMATION, UTAH: RITTER, Scott M., Geological Sciences, Brigham Young University, S-389 ESC, Provo, UT 84602, scott_ritter@byu.edu and OSBORN, Caleb, Chevron, USA, Midland, TX 79707
11-1719LARAMIDE DEFORMATION IN THE STAR MINE AREA, GUNNISON COUNTY, COLORADO; A ROTATED BASEMENT NONCONFORMITY, UPSIDE-DOWN STRATA, AND THE ROLLER/BALL BEARING THEORY: MAUGER, Richard L., Geology, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, maugerr@ecu.edu
11-1820SEDIMENTARY GEOLOGY OF THE NORTHERN FISH LAKE PLATEAU, CENTRAL UTAH: CARBAUGH, Joyce E. and BAILEY, Christopher, Department of Geology, College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, VA 23187, jecarb@wm.edu
11-1921SEDIMENTOLOGIC EVIDENCE FOR EARLY PALEOGENE BASIN DEVELOPMENT ATOP THE CORDILLERAN OROGENIC WEDGE IN THE VICINITY OF THE BOULDER BATHOLITH, SOUTHWEST MONTANA: SCHWARTZ, Theresa M. and SCHWARTZ, Robert K., Department of Geology, Allegheny College, Meadville, PA 16335, schwart@allegheny.edu
11-2022DETRITAL ZIRCON AND PETROGRAPHIC EVIDENCE FOR PALEOGENE BASIN DEVELOPMENT ATOP THE CORDILLERAN OROGENIC WEDGE: PROVENANCE OF THE RENOVA FORMATION, SOUTHWEST MONTANA: ROTHFUSS, Jennifer L.1, WEISLOGEL, Amy L.2, SCHWARTZ, Theresa M.3, and SCHWARTZ, Robert K.3, (1) Geological Sciences, University of Alabama, Box 870338, 201 7th Ave, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, jlrothfuss@bama.ua.edu, (2) Department of Geological Sciences, University of Alabama, 201 7th Ave, Box 870338, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, (3) Department of Geology, Allegheny College, Meadville, PA 16335
11-2123COCHLIODONT SHARK TEETH FROM THE BIRD SPRING FORMATION (CARBONIFEROUS) OF SOUTHERN NEVADA: FAIRCHILD, Rhonda R., DUNLOP, Tiesa L., and ROWLAND, Stephen M., Geoscience, University of Nevada Las Vegas, 4505 S. Maryland Pkwy, Las Vegas, NV 89154, lvespressogirl@yahoo.com
11-2224OBSERVATIONS ON A NEW ORNITHOPOD FROM THE MID-CRETACEOUS WAYAN FORMATION OF EASTERN IDAHO: KRUMENACKER, L.J., Department of Geological Sciences, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, ljkrumenacker@yahoo.com, SCHEETZ, Rod, Geology, Brigham Young University, S-389 ESC, Provo, UT 84604, BRITT, Brooks, Department of Geological Sciences, Brigham Young University, S387 ESC, Provo, UT 84602, and ROBISON, Steve, USDA Forest Service, Caribou/Targhee National Forest, 1405 Hollipark Dr, Idaho Falls, ID 83401
11-2325SUSPECTED ROTTING BONE MATERIAL FROM DINOSAUR QUARRIES, WARM SPRINGS RANCH, HOT SPRINGS COUNTY, WYOMING: WAHL, William R., Paleontology, BigHorn Basin Foundation, 110 Carter Ranch RD, Thermopolis, WY 82443, wwahl2@aol.com
11-2426AMMONOIDS OF THE LOWER TRIASSIC THAYNES GROUP IN THE PAHVANT RANGE, UTAH: BYLUND, Kevin G.1, STEPHEN, Daniel A.2, BRAYARD, Arnaud3, BUCHER, Hugo4, JENKS, Jim5, and MCSHINSKY, Ranae Dawn2, (1) 140 South 700 East, Spanish Fork, UT 84660, kevin@ammonoid.com, (2) Earth Science Department, Utah Valley University, 800 West University Parkway, Orem, UT 84058, (3) Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, 21000, France, (4) Paleontological Institute and Museum, University of Zurich, Karl Schmid-Strasse 4, Zurich, 8006, Switzerland, (5) 1134 Johnson Ridge Lane, West Jordan, UT 84084
11-2527BASEMENT-INVOLVED SHEARING ALONG EASTERN AND WESTERN MARGINS OF THE BLACK HILLS, LOCAL OR REGIONAL PALEOPROTEROZOIC EVENT?: ALLARD, Stephen1, PORTIS, Douglas H.2, RAYMAKER, Paul3, SCHOOLMEESTERS, Nicole1, SPRINGSTEAD, Karsten1, and TRAUT, Jolene T.4, (1) Department of Geoscience, Winona State University, Winona, MN 55987, sallard@winona.edu, (2) Dept. of Geology, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86001, (3) Geoscience, Winona State University, PO Box 5838, Winona, MN 55987, (4) Geoscience, Winona State University, Winona, MN 55987
11-2628BEDROCK GEOLOGY OF THE MT. TERRILL AND HILGARD MOUNTAIN 7.5' QUADRANGLES, HIGH PLATEAUS, UTAH: BUCKLEY, Trevor R., BAILEY, Christopher, and CARBAUGH, Joyce E., Department of Geology, College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, VA 23187, trbuck@wm.edu
11-2729PREDICTIVE GIS MODELING OF RARE PLANT OCCURRENCE: PHILLIPS WRITER, Erin H.1, SIEMENS, David1, WRITER, Jason B.2, and HAUGEN, Riston1, (1) Arts and Sciences, Black Hills State University, 1200 University Street, Spearfish, SD 57799, erinphillips@bhsu.edu, (2) Lawrence County Equalization Office, 90 Sherman Street, Deadwood, SD 57732
11-2830MAPPING ARGILLIC AND ADVANCED ARGILLIC ALTERATION IN VOLCANIC ROCKS, QUARTZITES, AND QUARTZ ARENITES IN THE WESTERN RICHFIELD 1° X 2° QUADRANGLE, SOUTHWESTERN UTAH, USING ASTER SATELLITE DATA: ROCKWELL, Barnaby W. and HOFSTRA, Albert H., U.S. Geological Survey, MS-973, Box 25046, Denver, CO 80225, barnabyr@usgs.gov
11-2931EVIDENCE OF A MIOCENE ANCESTRAL COLORADO RIVER, GRAND MESA, WESTERN COLORADO: CZAPLA, Dustin, Physical and Environmental Sciences, Mesa State College, 1100 North Avenue, Grand Junction, CO 8.1501, dustinczapla@msn.com and ASLAN, Andres, Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences, Mesa State College, Grand Junction, CO 81501
11-3032OSL DATING AND GEOARCHAEOLOGY AT THE PALEOINDIAN HEATH SITE, SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS, COLORADO: JACKSON, Melissa S.1, PEDERSON, Joel L.2, RITTENOUR, Tammy M.2, and PITBLADO, Bonnie L.3, (1) Logan, UT 84321, m.jackson@aggiemail.usu.edu, (2) Geology, Utah State University, 4505 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322, (3) Sociology, Social Work and Anthropology, Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322

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