Northeastern Section (45th Annual) and Southeastern Section (59th Annual) Joint Meeting (13-16 March 2010)
Session No. 77 Tuesday, 16 March 2010
1:30 PM-5:35 PM, Sheraton Baltimore City Center: Carroll

T19. Geologic and Paleoenvironmental History of the Chesapeake Bay

Rowan Lockwood and Thomas M. Cronin, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 1:30 PM Introductory Remarks
77-11:35 PM A GEOLOGIC PERSPECTIVE ON SEDIMENT PROCESSES IN THE CHESAPEAKE BAY: IMPLICATIONS FOR CURRENT MANAGEMENT ACTIONS: HALKA, Jeffrey P., Maryland Geological Survey, 2300 St. Paul St, Baltimore, MD 21218, JHalka@dnr.state.md.us
77-21:55 PM EXPLORING THE EVOLUTION OF CHESAPEAKE BAY OVER THE LAST TWO GLACIAL CYCLES USING 3D VISUALIZATION AND ANIMATION: BRATTON, John F.1, CROSS, VeeAnn A.2, and FOSTER, David S.2, (1) Coastal and Marine Geology Program, U.S. Geological Survey, 384 Woods Hole Road, Woods Hole, MA 02543-1598, jbratton@usgs.gov, (2) Coastal and Marine Geology Program, U.S. Geological Survey, 384 Woods Hole Rd, Woods Hole, MA 02543-1598
77-32:15 PM POST EUROPEAN SETTLEMENT BLACK CARBON BURIAL AND CARBON SEQUESTRATION IN A CHESAPEAKE BAY SEDIMENT CORE: MITRA, Siddhartha, Geological Sciences, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, mitras@ecu.edu, ZIMMERMAN, Andrew R., Department of Geological Sciences, University of Florida, 241 Williamson Hall, P.O. Box 112120, Gainesville, FL 32611, CORBETT, Reide, Department of Geological Sciences, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, WILLARD, Debra A., United States Geological Survey, 926A National Center, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20192, and HUNSINGER, Glendon B., Geology and Geophysics, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96822
77-42:35 PM CORRELATION BETWEEN SEDIMENTARY BLACK CARBON ABUNDANCE AT A COASTAL NORTH CAROLINA SITE AND REGIONAL DROUGHT: PATEL, Nidhi1, MITRA, Siddhartha2, CORBETT, Reide1, and ZIMMERMAN, Andrew R.3, (1) Department of Geological Sciences, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, np0108@ecu.edu, (2) Geological Sciences, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858, (3) Department of Geological Sciences, University of Florida, 241 Williamson Hall, P.O. Box 112120, Gainesville, FL 32611
77-52:55 PM DEGLACIAL TO HOLOCENE SEDIMENTARY RECORDS FROM CHESAPEAKE BAY: WILLARD, Debra A., United States Geological Survey, 926A National Center, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20192, dwillard@usgs.gov, BERNHARDT, Christopher, United States Geological Survey, 926A National Center, Reston, VA 20192, NEWELL, Wayne L., U. S. Geological Survey, MS926A National Center, Reston, VA 20192, and HALKA, Jeffrey P., Maryland Geological Survey, 2300 St. Paul St, Baltimore, MD 21218
 3:15 PM Break
77-63:35 PM VARIABILITY IN THE PALEOECOLOGICAL RECORD OF SEDIMENT CORES IN THE CHESAPEAKE BAY DUE TO LOCATION: SOWERS, Angela, U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, 10 S. Howard St, Baltimore, MD 21203, arnold2313@hotmail.com and BRUSH, Grace S., Geography and Environmental Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, 3400 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21218
77-73:55 PM MAPPING HEAVY MINERAL SANDS IN CHESAPEAKE BAY WITH SHIPBOARD MAGNETIC FIELD DATA: SHAH, Anjana K.1, VOGT, Peter R.2, NEWELL, Wayne L.3, ROSENBAUM, Joseph G.1, BROZENA, John4, CRONIN, Thomas M.3, and WILLARD, Debra A.3, (1) U.S. Geological Survey, Denver Federal Center POB 25046, Denver, CO 80225, ashah@usgs.gov, (2) Marine Science Institute, University of California at Santa Barbara, 552 University Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93106-6150, (3) U.S. Geological Survey, 926A National Center, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20192, (4) Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC 20375
77-84:15 PM PRESERVATIONAL BIAS AND HISTORICAL ECOLOGY OF HOLOCENE MOLLUSKS IN THE CHESAPEAKE BAY: LOCKWOOD, Rowan, Department of Geology, College of William and Mary, P.O. Box 8795, Williamsburg, VA 23187, rxlock@wm.edu
77-94:35 PM THREE RADIOCARBON CALIBRATION TECHNIQUES FOR AMINO ACID RACEMIZATION IN HOLOCENE CHESAPEAKE BAY MOLLUSKS: EDWARDS, A.L.1, LOCKWOOD, R.2, WEHMILLER, J.F.3, KAUFMAN, D.S.4, BRIGHT, J.4, CRONIN, T.M.5, and WILLARD, D.5, (1) Department of Environmental Quality, 900 Natural Resources Drive, Suite 600, Charlottesville, VA 22903, amy.simonson@deq.virginia.gov, (2) Department of Geology, College of William and Mary, P.O. Box 8795, Williamsburg, VA 23187, (3) Department of Geological Sciences, College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment, University of Delaware, 103 Penny Hall, Newark, DE 19716, (4) Department of Geology, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, (5) USGS, 926A USGS National Center, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20192
77-104:55 PM MOLLUSCAN DIVERSITY OF THE YORKTOWN FORMATION (PLIOCENE) IN VIRGINIA: AN UPDATE: CAMPBELL, Lyle1, CAMPBELL, Matthew2, and CAMPBELL, Sarah1, (1) USC Upstate, NSE Smith Building, Spartanburg, SC 29303, LCAMPBELL@uscupstate.edu, (2) Division of Math and Science, Judson University, 1151 North State Street, Elgin, IL 60123
77-115:15 PM CHESAPEAKE BAY: PREHISTORY, HISTORY, AND RECENT DESTRUCTION: WARD, Lauck, Virginia Museum of Natural History, 21 Starling Avenue, Martinsville, VA 24112, Lauck.Ward@vmnh.virginia.gov

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