Northeastern Section (45th Annual) and Southeastern Section (59th Annual) Joint Meeting (13-16 March 2010)
Session No. 47 Monday, 15 March 2010
1:30 PM-5:35 PM, Sheraton Baltimore City Center: Carroll

T4. Strike-Slip and Transpressional Tectonics in the Appalachians and Beyond

Charles H. Trupe, Kevin G. Stewart and David P. West, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 1:30 PM Introductory Remarks
47-11:35 PM OROGEN-PARALLEL AND OROGEN-OBLIQUE STRIKE SLIP-FAULTS AND THE DEVONIAN-PENNSYLVANIAN EVOLUTION OF THE MARITIMES BASIN, ATLANTIC CANADA: WALDRON, John W.F., Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G2E3, Canada, john.waldron@ualberta.ca and HIBBARD, James, Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences, North Carolina State U, Box 8208, Raleigh, NC 27695
47-21:55 PM TIMING AND SIGNIFICANCE OF DEXTRAL TRANSPRESSION IN CENTRAL MAINE: IT'S EARLY AND IMPORTANT: SHORT, Heather A., Geoscience, John Abbott College, 21 275 Lakeshore Road, Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, QC H9X 3L9 Canada, heather.short@johnabbott.qc.ca
47-32:15 PM CARBONIFEROUS TRANSPRESSION AND SCALE-DEPENDENT STRAIN HETEROGENEITY IN THE SOUTHERN BRONSON HILL ZONE, NEW ENGLAND AS A RESULT OF DEXTRAL OBLIQUE CONVERGENCE WITH THE CENTRAL MAINE ZONE: MASSEY, Matthew A., Geological Sciences, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506-0053, mamass1@uky.edu and MOECHER, David P., Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506
47-42:35 PM EVIDENCE FOR ALLEGHANIAN TRANSPRESSIVE TELESCOPING OF AN ACADIAN METAMORPHIC FIELD GRADIENT, SOUTH-CENTRAL CONNECTICUT: GROWDON, Martha, Department of Geological Sciences, Indiana University, 1001 East 10th Street, Bloomington, IN 47405, mgrowdon@indiana.edu, KUNK, Michael J., U.S. Geological Survey, 926A National Center, Reston, VA 20192, and WINTSCH, Robert P., Department of Geological Sciences, Indiana University, Bloomington, Bloomington, IN 47405
47-52:55 PM THE NORUMBEGA FAULT SYSTEM (NFS): LONG-LIVED TRANSCURRENT FAULTING IN EASTERN AND SOUTH-CENTRAL MAINE: WANG, Chunzeng, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Maine at Presque Isle, 181 Main Street, Presque Isle, ME 04769, chunzeng.wang@maine.edu, WEST, David P., Geology, Middlebury College, McCardell Bicentennial Hall, Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT 05753, dwest@middlebury.edu, and LUDMAN, Allan, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Queens College, 65-30 Kissena Boulevard, Flushing, NY 11367-1597
 3:15 PM Break
47-63:35 PM HETEROGENEOUS WRENCH-DOMINATED TRANSPRESSION IN THE DEEP CRUST RECORDED BY THE BURNSVILLE FAULT AND RELATED STRUCTURES, BLUE RIDGE, NORTH CAROLINA: IMPLICATIONS FOR THE ACADIAN OROGENY IN THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS: WATERS-TORMEY, Cheryl, Geosciences and Natural Resources, Western Carolina University, 331 Stillwell Building, Cullowhee, NC 28723, cherylwt@wcu.edu and STEWART, Kevin, Geological Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 122 Mitchell Hall, CB 3315, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3315
47-73:55 PM EXTENT, KINEMATICS, AND MESOZOIC REACTIVATION OF THE ALLEGHANIAN TOWALIGA FAULT, CENTRAL GEORGIA APPALACHIANS: HUEBNER, Matthew T.1, HATCHER, Robert D. Jr2, and DAVIS, Brittany Allison1, (1) Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of Tennessee - Knoxville, 306 Earth and Planetary Sciences Building, Knoxville, TN 37996, mhuebne1@utk.edu, (2) Earth and Planetary Sciences and Science Alliance Center of Excellence, University of Tennessee-Knoxville, 306 EPS Building, Knoxville, TN 37996-1410
47-84:15 PM STRIKE-SLIP FAULTING IN THE GREENLAND CALEDONIDES – OBLIQUE COLLISION OR ESCAPE TECTONICS?: GILOTTI, Jane A. and MCCLELLAND, William C., Department of Geoscience, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, jane-gilotti@uiowa.edu
47-94:35 PM CALEDONIAN TRANSPRESSION FROM THE PERI-GONDWANAN MARGIN OF WALES, UK: SCHOFIELD, D.I.1, BURT, E.2, DAVIES, J.R.3, LESLIE, A.B.4, WILBY, P.R.1, and WILSON, D.1, (1) British Geological Survey, Kingsley Dunham Centre, Keyworth, Nottingham, NG12 5GG, United Kingdom, dis@bgs.ac.uk, (2) British Geological Survey, Columbus House, Tongwynlais, Cardiff, CF15 7NE, (3) British Geological Survey, Tongwnlais, Cardiff, CF15 7NE, United Kingdom, (4) British Geological Survey, Murchison House, West Mains Road, Edinburgh, EH9 3LA, United Kingdom
47-104:55 PM HIMALAYAN-STYLE ESCAPE TECTONICS ALONG THE SUPERIOR PROVINCE MARGIN IN MANITOBA, CANADA: KUIPER, Yvette D., Department of Geology and Geophysics, Boston College, 140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467, kuipery@bc.edu, LIN, Shoufa, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1, Canada, and BÖHM, Christian O., Manitoba Innovation, Energy and Mines, Geological Survey, 360 – 1395 Ellice Avenue, Winnipeg, MB R3G 3P2, Canada
47-115:15 PM USING ORTHOGRAPHIC PROJECTION TO CONSTRAIN THE STRAIN AND KINEMATICS OF A TRANSPRESSIONAL FAULT ZONE, CENTRAL RANGE, TRINIDAD: GIORGIS, Scott1, HOJNOWSKI, Jenna1, PIERCE, William2, WEBER, John3, and ZDAN, Stephen3, (1) Geological Sciences, SUNY Geneseo, 1 College Circle, Geneseo, NY 14454, giorgis@geneseo.edu, (2) Geological Sciences, SUNY Geneseo, 236 Hop City Rd, Ballston Spa, NY 12020, (3) Geology, Grand Valley State University, 1 Campus Drive, 125 Padnos, Allendale, MI 49401-9403

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