Rocky Mountain - 62nd Annual Meeting (21-23 April 2010)
Session No. 13 Thursday, 22 April 2010
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Rushmore Plaza Civic Center: Alpine Room

T6. Recent Advances in Understanding the Geologic History of the White River Badlands I

Emmett Evanoff, Patrick Burkhart and Rachel Benton, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
13-18:00 AM DEVELOPING A PALEONTOLOGICAL LOCALITY DATABASE AT BADLANDS NATIONAL PARK: BENTON, Rachel, Badlands National Park, Interior, SD 57750-0006, rachel_benton@nps.gov
13-28:20 AM FINDING SOMETHING NEW OUT OF SOMETHING OLD: AN INTRIGUING LEPTAUCHENINE OREODONT FROM THE UPPER BRULE IN SOUTH DAKOTA: WELSH, Ed, Geology and Geological Engineering, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, 501 E. Saint Joseph St, Rapid City, SD 57701, edtwelsh@hotmail.com
13-38:40 AM A NEW ANALYSIS OF ANCHITHERINE EQUIDS ACROSS THE EOCENE-OLIGOCENE BOUNDARY IN THE WHITE RIVER GROUP OF THE WESTERN GREAT PLAINS: MASCIALE, David M., Department of Geosciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Bessey Hall, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68588, dmasciale@huskers.unl.edu and SECORD, Ross, Department of Geosciences, The University of Nebraska, 200 Bessey Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588
13-49:00 AM ENTELODONTS FROM THE BIG BADLANDS OF SOUTH DAKOTA: FOSS, Scott E., Bureau of Land Management, Utah State Office, PO Box 45155, Salt Lake City, UT 84145, Scott_Foss@blm.gov
13-59:20 AM PALEOFAUNA FROM THE LATEST EOCENE CHADRON FORMATION, HIGHWAY 44 LOCALITY, IN SOUTHWESTERN SOUTH DAKOTA, AND ITS IMPLICATIONS CONCERNING THE EOCENE/OLIGOCENE TRANSITION: MINKLER, Heidi R., Museum of Geology, South Dakoa School of Mines & Technology, 501 E. St. Joseph St, Rapid City, SD 57701, heidi.minkler@sdsmt.edu
13-69:40 AM TAPHONOMIC MODES IN THE SCENIC MEMBER OF THE BRULE FORMATION: CONTINUOUS OR DISCRETE?: MOORE, Jason R., Department of Geology and Geophysics, Texas A&M University, 3115 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843-3115, moore@geo.tamu.edu and KRUMENACKER, L.J., Geological Sciences, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602
 10:00 AM Coffee Break
13-710:20 AM TOADSTOOL PARK VERTEBRATE TRACKWAYS (OLIGOCENE, BRULE FORMATION, NORTHWESTERN NEBRASKA): ICHNOLOGICAL STUDY ENHANCED THROUGH DIGITAL REPRODUCTION: ZWIEBEL, Jesse, Dept. of Physical and Life Sciences, Chadron State College, 1000 Main St, Chadron, NE 69337, jezwie@eagles.csc.edu, LEITE, Michael B., Physical and Life Sciences, Chadron State College, 1000 Main Street, Chadron, NE 69337, BREITHAUPT, Brent H., Wyoming State Office, Bureau of Land Management, Cheyenne, WY 82003, MATTHEWS, Neffra A., National Operations Center, USDOI-Bureau of Land Managment, Denver, CO 80225, and LAGARRY, Hannan E., Department of Math, Science, & Technology, Oglala Lakota College, 490 Three Mile Creek Road, Kyle, SD 57752
13-810:40 AM CORRELATING THE SOUTH DAKOTA WHITE RIVER GROUP AND ITS CONTINENTAL MOLLUSKS TO NORTH DAKOTA: A BEGINNING UP THE SLIPPERY SLOPE OF UTILIZING HISTORIC FAUNAS: HARTMAN, J.H.1, WEILER, M.W.1, SCHUMAKER, K.K.1, and EVANOFF, Emmett2, (1) Department of Geology and Geological Engineering, University of North Dakota, 81 Cornell St. Stop 8358, Grand Forks, ND 58202, joseph.hartman@und.edu, (2) Earth Sciences, University of Northern Colorado, Box 100, Greeley, CO 80639
13-911:00 AM THE STRATIGRAPHY OF THE BRULE FORMATION IN THE NORTH UNIT, BADLANDS NATIONAL PARK: EVANOFF, Emmett, Earth Sciences, University of Northern Colorado, Box 100, Greeley, CO 80639, emmettevanoff@earthlink.net
13-1011:20 AM PROPOSED LITHOSTRATIGRAPHIC REVISION, REDESCRIPTION, AND REDEFINITION OF THE WHITE RIVER GROUP (EOCENE-OLIGOCENE), SOUTH DAKOTA: LAGARRY, Hannan E., Department of Math, Science, & Technology, Oglala Lakota College, 490 Three Mile Creek Road, Kyle, SD 57752, hlagarry@olc.edu and LAGARRY, Leigh Anne, Hudson-Meng Education & Research Center, 1811 Meng Drive, Crawford, NE 69339
13-1111:40 AM PRELIMINARY DESCRIPTION OF NEWLY RECOGNIZED OLIGOCENE AND EARLY MIOCENE STRATA NEAR WANBLEE, SOUTH DAKOTA: GADDIE, Helene and LAGARRY, Hannan E., Department of Math, Science, & Technology, Oglala Lakota College, 490 Three Mile Creek Road, Kyle, SD 57752, helene_quiver@hotmail.com

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