North-Central Section (44th Annual) and South-Central Section (44th Annual) Joint Meeting (11–13 April 2010)
Session No. 18 Monday, 12 April 2010
8:30 AM-12:00 PM, Branson Convention Center: Taneycomo A

T33. Undergraduate Research (Posters) (Council on Undergraduate Research)

Authors will be present from 9:30 to 11:30 AM
 Paper #Booth #
18-11A GRAIN-COUNT ANALYSIS OF THE LATE PALEOZOIC GLACIAL DEPOSITS OF THE PARANá BASIN, WITMARSUM, PARANá STATE BRAZIL: PAULS, Kathryn N., Geology Department, Augustana College, 639 38th St #1699, Rock Island, IL 61202, kathryn-pauls@augustana.edu, THOMSON, Olivia A., Department of Geological Sciences, University of Idaho, PO Box 443022, Moscow, ID 83844-3022, ROCHA-CAMPOS, A.C., Instituto des Geosciências, Universidade de São Paulo, Sao Paulo, 05450-001, Brazil, and COTTER, James F.P., Geology Discipline, University of Minnesota, Morris, Morris, MN 56267
18-22SAMBIPITU CONGLOMERATES DEPOSITED IN MIXED CARBONATE-VOLCANICLASTIC ENVIRONMENT ALONGSIDE AN EXTINCT VOLCANIC ARC DURING THE ONSET OF THE WONOSARI CARBONATE PLATFORM: RAGONESE, Phillip, Department of Geology, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, 800 Algoma Blvd, Oshkosh, WI 54901, ragonp85@uwosh.edu and LEHRMANN, Dan, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Oshkosh, 54901
18-33CONTROLS ON FACIES HETEROGENIETY OF A TECTONICALLY ACTIVE CARBONATE SHELF: MIOCENE WONOSARI FORMATION, SOUTH CENTRAL JAVA, INDONESIA: FELDA, Garrett, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Department of Geology, Oshkosh, WI 54901, feldag04@uwosh.edu and LEHRMANN, Daniel J., Department of Geology, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, 800 Algoma Blvd, Oshkosh, WI 54901
18-44POSSIBLE EVIDENCE OF ANTHROPOGENIC LAND DEGRADATION FROM ANALYSES OF SEDIMENT CORES FROM TRIANGLE POND, SAN SALVADOR, BAHAMAS: AARON, Katherine R.1, NIEMI, Tina M.2, and MUROWCHICK, James2, (1) Geosciences, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Kansas City, MO 64110, kra6g7@umkc.edu, (2) Geosciences, University of Missouri - Kansas City, 5100 Rockhill Road, Room 420 Flarsheim Hall, Kansas City, MO 64110
18-55A COMPARISON OF MODERN SEDIMENTOLOGY FOR SEVERAL HYPERSALINE LAKES OF SAN SALVADOR ISLAND, BAHAMAS: FRENCH POND, TRIANGLE POND, NO NAME POND, AND STORR'S LAKE: CRAVEN, David Gregory, Geology, James Madison University, 9901 Botsford Rd, Manassas, VA 20109, cravendg@jmu.edu, PARK, L.E., Geology, University of Akron, 302 Buchtel Ave, Crouse Hall, Akron, OH 44325, and MICHELSON, Andrew V., Program in Integrated Bioscience, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325
18-66MOLLUSK DISTRIBUTION WITHIN THE SALINE LAKES ON SAN SALVADOR ISLAND BAHAMAS-ESTABLISHING A BASELINE FOR DETERMINING BIOLOGICAL RESPONSE TO CLIMATE AND ANTHROPOGENIC CHANGE: RIGGE, Adam, Anthropology and Earth Science, Minnesota State University Moorhead, 1104 7th Avenue South, Moorhead, MN 56563, riggead@mnstate.edu, PARK, Lisa, Geology, University of Akron, 302 Buchtel Ave, Crouse Hall, Akron, OH 44325, MICHELSON, Andrew V., Program in Integrated Bioscience, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325, and LEONARD, Karl W., Anthropology and Earth Science, Minnesota State Univ Moorhead, 1104 7th Avenue South, Moorhead, MN 56563
18-77TAXONOMIC CLASSIFICATION AND ECOLOGICAL DISTRIBUTION OF OSTRACODA IN LAKES ON SAN SALVADOR ISLAND, BAHAMAS—AN ASSESSMENT OF PROXY INDICATORS FOR CLIMATIC RECONSTRUCTION: WOODWARD, Emily E., PARK, Lisa E., and MICHELSON, Andrew V, Geology, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325, eew6@zips.uakron.edu
18-88MORPHOMETRIC COMPARISON OF PREHISTORIC AND MODERN CERION AT PIGEON CREEK SITE, SAN SALVADOR, BAHAMAS: POTH, Kathleen A., Geography, Miami University, Miami University, 501 E. High Street, Oxford, OH 45056, pothka@muohio.edu, GNIVECKI, Perry L., Miami University, 571 Mosler Hall, Miami University, Hamilton, OH 45011, BERMAN, Mary Jane, Center for American and World Cultures, Miami University, 105 MacMIllan Hall, Oxford, OH 45056, and MICHELSON, Andy, Geology, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325
18-99A PENNSYLVANIAN PLANT ASSEMBLAGE RAPIDLY BURIED IN TIDAL SANDS, PELLA, IOWA: RATKIEWICZ, Bonnie J., Department of Geology and Environmental Science, James Madison University, Memorial Hall MSC 6903, Harrisonburg, VA 22807, ratkiebj@gmail.com, HAYNES, John T., Department of Geology and Environmental Science, James Madison University, Memorial Hall MSC 6903, Harrisonburg, VA 22807, CHANEY, Dan S., Deptartment of Paleobiology, NMNH Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560, ROSE, Timothy M., Department of Mineral Sciences, NMNH Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560, SCHABILION, Jeffry T., Department of Biology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, and DIMICHELE, William A., Department of Paleobiology, NMNH Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560
18-1010PETROGRAPHY OF A PERMIAN-TRIASSIC EROSION SURFACE AND MICROBIALITES OF THE GREAT BANK OF GUIZHOU, SOUTH CHINA: IMPLICATIONS FOR CAUSES OF THE END-PERMIAN MASS EXTINCTION: AKIN, Sara, Department of Geology, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, 800 Algoma Blvd, Oshkosh, WI 54901, akins34@uwosh.edu, LEHRMANN, Daniel J., Department of Geology, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, 800 Algoma Blvd, Oshkosh, WI 54901, and PAYNE, Jonathan, Geological and Environmental Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford University, 450 Serra Mall, Building 320, Stanford, CA 94305
18-1111VARIABILITY IN OSTRACODE GEOCHEMISTRY: A CALIBRATION STUDY: ASH, Jeanine1, PARK, Lisa E.2, and MICHELSON, Andy2, (1) Department of Geosciences, University of Arizona, 4253 Pyracantha Dr, Tucson, AZ 85741, jash@email.arizona.edu, (2) Geology, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325
18-1212ANTHROPOGENIC AND CLIMATIC WEATHERING OF A LOYALIST PLANTATION STRUCTURE: FORTUNE HILL MANOR HOUSE, SAN SALVADOR ISLAND, BAHAMAS: AGRIESTI, Keri N., Interdisciplinary Studies, Western College Program, Miami University, 701 Western Drive, Peabody Hall, Oxford, OH 45056, agrieskn@muohio.edu, BERMAN, Mary Jane, Center for American and World Cultures, Miami University, 105 MacMIllan Hall, Oxford, OH 45056, GNIVECKI, Perry L., Department of Anthropology, Miami University, 571 Mosler Hall, Hamilton, OH 45011, NIEMI, Tina M., Geosciences, University of Missouri - Kansas City, 5100 Rockhill Road, Room 420 Flarsheim Hall, Kansas City, MO 64110, and PARK, Lisa E., Department of Geology and Environmental Sciences, The University of Akron, 252 Buchtel Commons, Crouse Hall, Akron, OH 44325-4101
18-1313PALEOENVIRONMENT AND ANTHROPOGENIC RECONSTRUCTION OF NORTH Storr'S LAKE, SAN SALVADOR, THE BAHAMAS: GALLOWAY, Julie Louise1, NIEMI, Tina M.2, and MUROWCHICK, James2, (1) Geosciences, University of Missouri-Kansas City, 5100 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, MO 64110, julielgalloway@yahoo.com, (2) Geosciences, University of Missouri - Kansas City, 5100 Rockhill Road, Room 420 Flarsheim Hall, Kansas City, MO 64110
18-1414A SEDIMENT ANALYSIS OF THE THREE DOG SITE (SS21), SAN SALVADOR ISLAND, COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS: O'BRIEN, Joshua J.1, NIEMI, Tina M.2, MUROWCHICK, James2, BERMAN, Mary Jane3, and GNIVECKI, Perry L.4, (1) Department of Geology, Juniata College, 1700 Moore St, Huntingdon, PA 16652, obriejj06@juniata.edu, (2) Geosciences, University of Missouri - Kansas City, 5100 Rockhill Road, Room 420 Flarsheim Hall, Kansas City, MO 64110, (3) Center for American and World Cultures, Miami University, 105 MacMIllan Hall, Oxford, OH 45056, (4) Anthropology, Miami University, 571 Mosler Hall, Hamilton, OH 45011
18-1515THE EFFECTS OF BIOTURBATION AND DISRUPTION ON THE RECONSTRUCTION AND RECONSTITUTION OF THE PHOTOSYNTHETIC CYANOBACTERIAL LAYER OF ALGAL MAT COMMUNITIES: PLAYLE, Evan, Dpartment of marine Science, Eckerd College, 914, N Appalachian Terrrace, Crystal River, FL 34429, playleed@eckerd.edu, MCNEAL, Karen S., Department of Geoscience, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 39762, DONALDSON, Janet R., Department of Biological Sciences, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 39762, and LAWRENCE, Amanda, Electron Microscope Center, Mississippi STate University, Mississippi State, MS 39762
18-1616THE ANALYSIS OF A MICROBIAL MAT PROFILE USING THREE COMMUNITY COMPOSITION METHODS: POLYMERASE CHAIN REACTION, COMMUNITY LEVEL SUBSTRATE UTILIZATION, AND FATTY ACID METHYL ESTER: FRANK, E.A., Geology, University of Akron, 302 Buchtel Ave, Crouse Hall, Akron, OH 44325, eaf22@zips.uakron.edu, MCNEAL, Karen S., Department of Geoscience, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 39762, DONALDSON, Janet R., Department of Biological Sciences, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 39762, LAWRENCE, Amanda, Electron Microscope Center, Mississippi STate University, Mississippi State, MS 39762, and PARK, Lisa E., Department of Geology and Environmental Sciences, The University of Akron, 252 Buchtel Commons, Crouse Hall, Akron, OH 44325-4101
18-1717REDOX DYNAMICS AND COMMUNITY COMPOSITION OF HYPERSALINE LAKE MICROBIAL MAT COMMUNITIES, SAN SALVADOR ISLAND: SPRY, Jacob M., Athens, AL 35614, jmspry@crimson.ua.edu, MCNEAL, Karen S., Department of Geoscience, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 39762, DONALDSON, Janet R., Department of Biological Sciences, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 39762, and LAWRENCE, Amanda, Electron Microscope Center, Mississippi STate University, Mississippi State, MS 39762
18-1818SEM ANALYSES REVEAL COMPLEX STROMATOLITIC FABRIC BUILT BY EUKARYOTIC MICROORGANISMS IN AN ACID MINE DRAINAGE SYSTEM: EICKHOFF, Brooke A.1, BRAKE, Sandra S.1, and HASIOTIS, Stephen T.2, (1) Department of Earth & Environmental Systems, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN 47809, beickhoff@indstate.edu, (2) Department of Geology, University of Kansas, 1475 Jayhawk Blvd, 120 Lindley Hall, Lawrence, KS 66045
18-1919CLASSIFYING CAVE POOLS IN CARLSBAD CAVERNS NATIONAL PARK, NEW MEXICO: CHAWULA, John M. Jr1, MELIM, Leslie A.2, and CLARK, Derek J.2, (1) Geology, Western Illinois University, 1 University Circle, Macomb, IL 61455, JM-Chawula@wiu.edu, (2) Geology Department, Western Illinois Univ, 1 University Circle, Macomb, IL 61455
18-2020INTERACTIONS BETWEEN TETRACYCLINE AND KAOLINITE IN AQUEOUS SOLUTION: SCHULZ, Laura A., ACKLEY, Caren J., FENSKE, Nancy, and LI, Zhaohui, Geosciences, University of Wisconsin - Parkside, 900 Wood Road, Kenosha, WI 53144, schul084@uwp.edu
18-2121ANOTHER STEP TOWARD ANSWERING THE DOLOMITE QUESTION: STAUFFENBERG, Henry IV, Geology, Augustana College, 639 38th St, Rock Island, IL 61201, henrystauffenberg4@gmail.com and WOLF, Michael B., Geology Dept, Augustana College, 639 38th St, Rock Island, IL 61201
18-2222GEOCHEMICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF LAKE CONWAY SEDIMENTS: HOOPER, R. Adam, Department of Physical Sciences, Arkansas Tech University, 1701 N. Boulder Ave, Russellville, AR 72801, rhooper@atu.edu and PATTON, Jason A., Physical Sciences Department, Arkansas Tech University, Russellville, AR 72801
18-2323PALEOLIMNOLOGICAL RECONSTRUCTION OF DROUGHT CONDITIONS FROM MAX LAKE, VILAS COUNTY, WISCONSIN: EICHLER, Angela Y.1, KAPLAN, Samantha W.2, and GARRISON, Paul1, (1) , angela.y.eichler@uwsp.edu, (2) Geography and Geology, University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point, Stevens Point, WI 54481
18-2424GEOCHEMICAL ANALYSIS OF A GLACIAL LAKE BENSON VARVE SEQUENCE, WEST-CENTRAL MINNESOTA: MOHR, Audrey R.1, JOHNSON, Grace C.2, COTTER, James F.P.3, MAHONEY, J. Brian1, SYVERSON, Kent M.1, and FERGUSON, Jill W.4, (1) Dept. of Geology, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, WI 54702, mohrar@uwec.edu, (2) Dept. of Geological Sciences, University of Minnesota, Duluth, MN 55812, (3) Geology Discipline, University of Minnesota, Morris, Morris, MN 56267, (4) Materials Science Center, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, WI 54702
18-2525AN ORE MICROSCOPY STUDY OF THE EAGLE MASSIVE SULFIDE NI-CU DEPOSIT, UPPER MICHIGAN: KOOISTRA, Jillian, Geology/Geography, Eastern Illinois University, 600 Lincoln, Charleston, IL 61920, jgkooistra@eiu.edu and CHESNER, Craig A., Geology/Geography, Eastern Illinois University, 600 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston, IL 61920
18-2626FORMATION OF PYRITE IN THE WALDRON SHALE (NIAGARAN-SILURIAN), DAVIDSON COUNTY, TENNESSEE: GREENWOOD, Steven M., Department of Geosciences, Austin Peay State University, 601 College Street, Clarksville, TN 37044, steven.greenwood1@gmail.com and FORD, Robert C., Geology, Kansas State University, 108 Thompson Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506
18-2727GEOCHEMISTRY OF ALKALIC IGNEOUS ROCKS FROM THE JUDITH MOUNTAINS, MONTANA, AND RATTLESNAKE HILLS, WYOMING: GOODMAN, Karyn, JOHNSON, Rhonda, VINES, Christopher, DELANEY, Lisa, MCDOWELL, Andrew, WILLIAMS, Marissa, and DUKE, Genet I., Math and Physical Sciences, Louisiana State University - Alexandria, 8100 Hwy. 71 South, Alexandria, LA 71302, KGoodman002@lsua.edu
18-2828USING SEM AND FRACTAL ANALYSIS TO FINGERPRINT VOLCANIC ASH DEPOSITS: KEIMIG, Holly N.1, MARIA, Anton H.1, and MILLS, Owen P.2, (1) Geology & Physics, University of Southern Indiana, 8600 University Blvd, Evansville, IN 47712, hnkeimig@mail.usi.edu, (2) Materials Science and Engineering, Michigan Technological University, 626 M&M Bldg, 1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, MI 49931
18-2929PETROLOGY OF VOLCANOCLASTIC ROCKS IN THE WIGGINS FORMATION, SOUTHERN ABSAROKA RANGE, WYOMING: COURTER, Sara J. and ROHS, C. Renee, Geology/Geography, Northwest Missouri State University, 800 University Dr, Maryville, MO 64468, s400765@nwmissouri.edu
18-3030A POSSIBLE LATE PALEOZOIC NOVACULITE DEPOSIT IN THE PARANA BASIN, WITMARSUM PARANA STATE, BRAZIL: CARNICLE, Melissa M.1, GILBERTSON, Lea Ann1, ROCHA-CAMPOS, A.C.2, and COTTER, James F.P.3, (1) Geology, University of Minnesota Morris, 600 East 4th Street, Morris, MN 56267, carn0083@morris.umn.edu, (2) Instituto des Geosciências, Universidade de São Paulo, Sao Paulo, 05450-001, Brazil, (3) Geology Discipline, University of Minnesota, Morris, Morris, MN 56267
18-3131FIELD RELATIONSHIPS AND ZIRCON TEXTURES CONSTRAIN RELATIVE TIMING OF PERALUMINOUS MAGMATISM AND METAMORPHISM IN THE RUBY MOUNTAINS, NEVADA: WERTS, Kevin, Department of Geosciences, Texas Tech University, 8201 Louisville Ave, Lubbock, TX 79423, kevin.werts@ttu.edu and HETHERINGTON, Callum J., Department of Geosciences, Texas Tech University, Box 41053, Lubbock, TX 79409-1053
18-3232MINERALOGICAL ANALYSES OF SAMPLES FROM THE BUCHAN METAMORPHIC SERIES NEAR BANFF, SCOTLAND: BULEN, Casey L., Department of Geology/Geography, Northwest Missouri State University, 800 University Drive, Maryville, MO 64468, s277247@nwmissouri.edu and ROHS, C. Renee, Geology/Geography, Northwest Missouri State University, 800 University Dr, Maryville, MO 64468
18-3333DIAGENESIS IN TERTIARY STRATA AND THE FORMATION OF CHALCEDONY VEIN HORIZONS: BADLANDS NATIONAL PARK, SOUTH DAKOTA: NICHOLSON, Brooke E.1, CUBRICH, Bart T.1, TIPTON, Brian1, HINES, Rachael1, HEGDAHL, Nathan1, KINKADE, John1, MAHER, Harmon Jr1, SHUSTER, Robert D.1, and HOLMES, Mary Anne2, (1) Department of Geography/Geology, University of Nebraska at Omaha, 6001 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68182-0199, bnicholson@unomaha.edu, (2) Geosciences, Univ of Nebraska-Lincoln, 214 Bessey Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588-0340
18-3434GEOLOGICAL GIS MAPPING OF THE NORTHERNMOST PORTION OF THE SEMAIL OPHIOLITE COMPLEX, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, EASTERN ARABIAN PLATE: POWER, Sarah M. and GÖBEL, Volker W., Department of Geology, Stephen F. Austin State University, P.O. Box 13011 SFA, Nacogdoches, TX 75962, powersm@titan.sfasu.edu
18-3535USE OF THE MULTINOMIAL FUNCTION TO MAP VARIATIONS IN THE DEGREE OF ORGANIZATION IN FRACTURE SYSTEMS: CUBRICH, Bart T., Geography/Geology, University of Nebraska - Omaha, 6001 Dodge St, Omaha, NE 68182-0199, bcubrich@unomaha.edu and MAHER, Harmon Jr, Department of Geography and Geology, University of Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha, NE 68182
18-3636THE CASE FOR NE SYRTIS AS THE LANDING SITE FOR MARS SCIENCE LABORATORY (MSL) USING CRISM DATA PRODUCTS: MILLER, Jeremy J., Department of Geosciences, The University of Texas at Dallas, 2400 Waterview Pkwy. Apt. 411, Richardson, TX 75080, jmiller26_2@msn.com
18-3737MAPPING THE BEDROCK TOPOGRAPHY OF KANKAKEE COUNTY, ILLINOIS: LEIB, Susan E. and BREWER, Kevin, Department of Physical Sciences, Olivet Nazarene University, One University Avenue, Bourbonnais, IL 60914, sleib@olivet.edu
18-3838USING DIRECT-PUSH ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY (EC) LOGGING TO IDENTIFY FLOODPLAIN TERRACE BOUNDARIES IN THE SUBSURFACE: BARKER, John D.1, SCHULMEISTER, Marcia K.1, DULANEY, Donald2, and FISHER, James B.3, (1) Earth Science Department, Emporia State University, 1200 Commercial St, Emporia, KS 66801, jbarker@emporia.edu, (2) Hydrologic Inc, 1927 North 1275 Road, Eudora, KS 66025, (3) EG Services, 1119 E. 1400 Rd, Lawrence, KS 66046-9634
18-3939MAPPING THE LIMIT OF THE PENOBSCOT RIVER VALLEY CALVING EMBAYMENT, HAMPDEN 7.5' QUADRANGLE, MAINE: OLSON, Jeffrey D. and SYVERSON, Kent M., Dept. of Geology, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, WI 54702, olsojef@uwec.edu
18-4040CONTROL OF THE DISTRIBUTION OF GLACIAL LAKE SEDIMENTS BY BURIED TOPOGRAPHY IN EAST-CENTRAL WISCONSIN: ROSERA, J.M., Department of Geology, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, 645 Dempsey Trail, Oshkosh, WI 54901-8649, roserj56@uwosh.edu, MODE, W.N., Department of Geology, University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI 54901, and HOOYER, T.S., Department of Geosciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, P.O. Box 413, Lapham Hall 366, Milwaukee, WI 54201
18-4141ORIGIN OF LOW RELIEF RIDGES NEAR PADUA, STEARNS CO., MINNESOTA: NOVAK, Beth A., Geology, University of Minnesota Morris, 600 East 4th Street, Morris, MN 56267, novak163@umn.edu
18-4242DEPOSITIONAL TIMING AND PALEOCLIMATIC IMPLICATIONS OF SAND DUNES IN THE MEREDOSIA BOTTOMS, NORTHWESTERN ILLINOIS, USA: MELTON, Brandon, Geology Department, Augustana College, 639 38th Street, Rock Island, IL 61201, brandon-melton@augustana.edu and STRASSER, Jeffrey C., Geology Department, Augustana College, 639 38th St, Rock Island, IL 61201
18-4343IDENTIFICATION OF AN EARLY, HIGHER (343m) PHASE OF GLACIAL LAKE BENSON, SWIFT CO., MINNESOTA: YAUK, Kimberly E., Geology, University of Minnesota Morris, 600 East 4th Street, Morris, MN 56267, kimberly.yauk@gmail.com
18-4444MAGNETIC SUSCEPTIBILITY AND FABRIC ANALYSIS FOR GLACIAL TILL DEFORMATION IN THE COAL CREEK SECTION, COAL VALLEY, IL: THORNTON, Kelsey Anne, Geology, Augustana College, 639 38th Street, Box 2219, Rock Island, IL 61201, kelsey-thornton@augustana.edu
18-4545DIGITAL MONITORING OF STREAMBANK EROSION VIA LIDAR SCANNING AND GPS TECHNIQUES: HANKO, Lorna, Dept. of Geosciences, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX 75080-3021, lmh032000@utdallas.edu, BRIKOWSKI, Tom H., Dept. of Geosciences, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX 75083-3021, and NETTLES, Casey, Environmental Management Department, City of Fort Worth, 1000 Throckmorton Street, Fort Worth, TX 76102
18-4646RIPARIAN REMEDIATION AND MANAGEMENT OF THE NEOSHO RIVER VALLEY IN NORTHEASTERN KANSAS: ZABRISKIE, Brenda L. Sr, Earth Science, Emporia State University, 12th & Commercial, Emporia, KS 66801, bzabrisk@emporia.edu and ABER, James S., Earth Science Department, Emporia State University, Campus Box 4030, 1200 Commercial, Emporia, KS 66801
18-4747UNRAVELING MULTIPLE DIURNAL AND STORM EVENT WATER-QUALITY FLUCTUATIONS IN A SMALL WISCONSIN TROUT STREAM: SUMMER 2009: SUMNER, Heather M., Plant and Earth Science Dept, University of Wisconsin-River Falls, 410 S. 3rd St, River Falls, WI 54022, heathermaesumner@yahoo.com and KEEN, Kerry L., Plant and Earth Science Dept, University of Wisconsin-River Falls, 410 S. 3rd Street, River Falls, WI 54022
18-4848MODELING LAND USE CHANGE EFFECTS ON SEDIMENT DISCHARGE IN THE MAUMEE RIVER: ZMIJEWSKI, Kirk and BECKER, Richard H., Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Toledo, 2081 Bancroft Ave, Toledo, OH 43606, kirk.zmijewski@rockets.utoledo.edu
18-4949MONITORING THE EFFECTS OF URBANIZATION ON HEADWARD EROSION AND DOWN-CUTTING RATES, GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY RAVINES: KENROY, Phil, ESPINOZA, Jeremy, and WEBER, John C., Geology, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI 49401-9401, philkenroy@gmail.com
18-5050THE TRANSITION FROM UNCONFINED TO CONFINED AQUIFER IN A RIPARIAN WETLAND ALONG THE WHITE RIVER: FELLER, Matthew R.1, DOSS, Paul K.2, BLEICHROTH, Amy2, ELLIS, Weston2, SHERFIELD, Brandon2, and KHAN, Suleiman2, (1) Department of Geology and Physics, University of Southern Indiana, 8600 University Boulevard, Evansvill, IN 47712, mrfeller1@mail.usi.edu, (2) Department of Geology and Physics, University of Southern Indiana, 8600 University Boulevard, Evansville, IN 47712
18-5151REFINING OUR UNDERSTANDING OF HETEROGENEITY IN THE INGLEFIELD SANDSTONE AQUIFER, SOUTHWESTERN INDIANA: OUTCROPS, CORES, AND GAMMA LOGS: POLLARD, Katherine A., DOSS, Paul K., STOLZ, Dustin, SELLERS, Taylor I., FEST, Kaitlin D., and STOLTZ, Molly E., Geology and Physics, University of Southern Indiana, 8600 University Blvd, Evansville, IN 47712, pdoss@usi.edu
18-5252USE OF INTEGRATED SURFACE AND BOREHOLE GEOPHYSICS TO MAP BURIED EPIKARSTAL FEATURES NEAR A SUPERFUND SITE SOUTH OF ROCKFORD, ILLINOIS: ADAMS, Ryan, Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences, Northern Illinois University, Davis Hall 312, Normal Road, DeKalb, IL 60115, radams1geology@gmail.com and CARPENTER, Phil, Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences, Northern Illinois University, Davis Hall 417B, DeKalb, IL 60115
18-5353METEOROLOGICAL MEASUREMENTS OF THREE SOUTH TEXAS CAVES IN DIFFERING GEOLOGICAL FORMATIONS: DURAN, Lisa, Engineering Science, St. Mary's University, One Camino Santa Maria, San Antonio, TX 78228, lduran1@mail.stmarytx.edu and MITCHELL, Evelynn J., Physics and Earth Sciences, St. Mary's University, One Camino Santa Maria, San Antonio, TX 78228
18-5454ANALYSIS OF SOILS TO DETERMINE PREFERRED GROWTH CONDITIONS OF CURLY DOCK, AN INVASIVE PLANT SPECIES: MULDER, Michon L., Department of Geoscience, Winona State University, 175 W. Mark St, Winona, MN 55987, MLMulder6132@winona.edu and KAIRIES BEATTY, Candace, Department of Geoscience, Winona State University, Winona, MN 55987
18-5555LIGHT POLLUTION SURVEY AND ANALYSIS OF WINONA, MN: BERGLUND, James Lundstrom and ANDERSON, Jennifer L.B., Geoscience, Winona State University, 175 W Mark st, Winona, MN 55987, jlberglu3369@winona.edu
18-5656SANDS OF THE WORLD: GIESEN, Jessica E. and ANDERSON, Jennifer L.B., Geoscience, Winona State University, 175 W Mark St, Winona, MN 55987, jegiesen5050@winona.edu
18-5757FIELD RECONNAISSANCE IN THE BRITISH ISLES: AN UNDERGRADUATE PERSPECTIVE: HAMLIN, D. Brett1, JOHNSON, Aaron W.2, and ROHS, C. Renee1, (1) Geology/Geography, Northwest Missouri State University, 800 University Dr, Maryville, MO 64468, s277114@nwmissouri.edu, (2) Geology and Geography, Northwest Missouri State University, 800 University Drive, Maryville, MO 64468
18-5858A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF LAMPROITIC LAVA PONDS IN THE LEUCITE HILLS, WY: EUNGARD, Daniel W., Eastern Illinois University, 35720 Jay Dr, Custer Park, IL 60481, dweungard@eiu.edu and CHESNER, Craig A., Geology/Geography, Eastern Illinois University, 600 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston, IL 61920

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