2011 GSA Annual Meeting in Minneapolis (9–12 October 2011)
Session No. 85 Monday, 10 October 2011
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Minneapolis Convention Center: Room M101AB

T94. Advances in Characterization of Groundwater Flow Processes (GSA Hydrogeology Division; GSA Geophysics Division; GSA Environmental and Engineering Geology Division)

Remke L. Van Dam and Vitaly A. Zlotnik, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 8:00 AM Introductory Remarks
85-18:05 AM GROUNDWATER DEPLETION AS A GLOBAL PHENOMENON: FAMIGLIETTI, James1, RODELL, Matthew2, SWENSON, Sean3, CHAMBERS, Don4, LO, MinHui1, REAGER, JT1, VOSS, Katalyn1, ROZIER DE LINAGE, Caroline1, and HO, Stephanie1, (1) Earth System Science, UC Center for Hydrologic Modeling, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA 92697-4690, jfamigli@uci.edu, (2) NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Hydrological Sciences Branch, Greenbelt, MD 20771, (3) NCAR, Boulder, CO 80307, (4) College of Marine Science, University of South Florida, St. Petersburg, FL 09323
85-28:25 AM REVISITING THE HYDROGRAPH IN LARGE, OVER-DEVELOPED AQUIFERS – NEW INSIGHTS ON WATER AVAILABILITY IN THE HIGH PLAINS AQUIFER FROM EASILY COLLECTED DATA: STOTLER, Randy L., Department of Geology, University of Kansas, 1475 Jayhawk Blvd, Lawrence, KS 66045, stotler@kgs.ku.edu, BUTLER, James J. Jr, Kansas Geological Survey, Lawrence, KS 66047, and REBOULET, Edward C., Kansas Geological Survey, University of Kansas, 1930 Constant Ave, Lawrence, KS 66047
85-38:40 AM BASIN HYDROCHEMISTRY AND RELATED FLOW SYSTEMS: INTEGRATED DATA ANALYTIC METHODS: ASANTE, Joseph and KREAMER, David K., Department of Geoscience, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada, 4505 Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 89154/4010, asantej@unlv.nevada.edu
85-48:55 AM EVIDENCE OF FRACTURE FLOW WITHIN THE WONEWOC FORMATION IN SOUTHCENTRAL WISCONSIN: PARSEN, Michael J.1, KRAUSE, Jacob J.2, HART, David J.1, and BRADBURY, Kenneth R.1, (1) Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey, University of Wisconsin-Extension, 3817 Mineral Point Rd, Madison, WI 53705, mjparsen@wisc.edu, (2) Geosciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Weeks Hall, 1215 W. Dayton St, Madison, WI 53706
 9:10 AM Break
85-59:25 AM THE COMBINATION OF DIRECT PUSH INJECTION LOGGING AND HEAT TRACER TEST FOR THE INVESTIGATION OF CONNECTIVITY IN HETEROGENEOUS AQUIFERS: DIETRICH, Peter1, LAMERT, Hendrik1, SCHNEIDEWIND, Uwe2, and LEVEN, Carsten3, (1) Department Monitoring and Exploration Technologies, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Permoserstraße 15, Leipzig, 04318, Germany, peter.dietrich@ufz.de, (2) Land and Water Management Team, VITO - Flemish Institute for Technological Research, Boeretang 200, Mol, B-2400, Belgium, (3) Center for Applied Geoscience, University of Tübingen, Sigwartstr. 10, Tübingen, 72076, Germany
85-69:45 AM USING POINT VELOCITY PROBES TO ASSESS SITE CHARACTERIZATION IN A HETEROGENEOUS AQUIFER: SCHILLIG, Peter C.1, DEVLIN, J.F.1, RUDOLPH, David L.2, CRITCHLEY, Catherine, E.3, and SHAW, H. Jane2, (1) Department of Geology, University of Kansas, Lindley Hall Room 120, 1475 Jayhawk BLVD, Lawrence, KS 66045, schillig@ku.edu, (2) Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1, Canada, (3) Golder Associates Ltd, London, ON N6L 1C1, Canada
85-710:00 AM COMPARISON OF 2D CONDITIONAL AND UNCONDITIONAL FRACTAL SIMULATIONS OF HIGHLY HETEROGENEOUS HYDRAULIC CONDUCTIVITY FIELDS: DOGAN, Mine1, MEERSCHAERT, Mark M.2, BENSON, David A.3, HYNDMAN, David W.1, VAN DAM, Remke, L.1, BUTLER, James J. Jr4, and BOHLING, Geoffrey C.5, (1) Department of Geological Sciences, Michigan State University, 206 Natural Science Building, East Lansing, MI 48824, minedoga@msu.edu, (2) Department of Statistics and Probability, Michigan State University, A416 Wells Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, (3) Hydrologic Science and Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, 1500 Illinois St, Golden, CO 80401, (4) Kansas Geological Survey, Lawrence, KS 66047, (5) Kansas Geological Survey, University of Kansas, 1930 Constant Ave, Lawrence, KS 66047
85-810:15 AM HYDRAULIC AND HYDROCHEMICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF DEEP COASTAL SEDIMENTARY BASINS BY SINGLE-WELL PUSH-PULL TESTS: HEBIG, Klaus H.1, ITO, Narimitsu2, SCHEYTT, Traugott J.1, and MARUI, Atsunao3, (1) Department of Applied Geosciences, Hydrogeology Research Group, Technische Universität Berlin, Ernst-Reuter-Platz 1, Berlin, 10587, Germany, klaus.hebig-schubert@tu-berlin.de, (2) NEWJEC Inc, 1-12-13 Shin-Ohashi, Koto-ku, Tokyo, 135-0007, Japan, (3) The National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Groundwater Research Group, Central 7, 1-1-1, Higashi, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-8567, Japan
 10:30 AM Break
85-910:45 AM HYDRO-GEOPHYSICAL TECHNIQUES FOR GROUNDWATER CHARACTERIZATION: THE LINK BETWEEN MEASUREMENTS AND MODELING: CASSIANI, Giorgio1, DEIANA, Rita2, CAMPORESE, Matteo3, SALANDIN, Paolo3, VIGNOLI, Giulio4, ROSSI, Matteo1, and PERRI, Maria Teresa2, (1) Department of Geosciences, Università degli Studi di Padova, via gradenigo 6, Padova, I-35131, Italy, giorgio.cassiani@unipd.it, (2) Dipartimento di Geoscienze, Università di Padova, Via Gradenigo 6, Padova, I-35131, Italy, (3) Dipartimento IMAGE, Università di Padova, Via Loredan 20, Padova, I-35131, Italy, (4) Earth Sciences Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, 31261, Saudi Arabia
85-1011:05 AM COMBINED HYDRAULIC, GEOPHYSICAL, AND GEOCHEMICAL INVESTIGATIONS TO CHARACTERIZE GROUNDWATER FLOW AND MASS TRANSPORT NEAR SALINE LAKES IN THE SEMI-ARID NEBRASKA SAND HILLS, USA: ONG, John T.1, ZLOTNIK, Vitaly A.1, LANE, John W. Jr2, HALIHAN, Todd3, SWINEHART, James B.4, CARDENAS, M. Bayani5, BEFUS, Kevin M.5, FRITZ, Sherilyn C.6, LENTERS, John D.7, and RAANAN-KIPERWAS, Hadas8, (1) Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 214 Bessey Hall, Lincoln, NE 68588-0340, jbong@huskers.unl.edu, (2) Office of Ground Water, Branch of Geophysics, U.S. Geological Survey, 11 Sherman Place, Unit 5015, Storrs-Mansfield, CT 06269, (3) School of Geology, Oklahoma State University, 105 Noble Research Center, Stillwater, OK 74078, (4) School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 607 Hardin Hall, Lincoln, NE 68583-0996, (5) Department of Geological Sciences, Jackson School of Geosciences, The University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station C9000, Austin, TX 78712-0254, (6) Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68588, (7) School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 723 Hardin Hall, Lincoln, NE 68583-0987, (8) Division of Earth and Ocean Sciences, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708
85-1111:20 AM INTEGRATED HELICOPTER ELECTROMAGNETIC AND BOREHOLE INTERPRETATION OF AQUIFERS IN ALLUVIAL VALLEYS AND UNDER DISSECTED TILL PLAINS, NEBRASKA, USA: JOECKEL, R.M., CSD, School of Natural Resources, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, and U.N. State Museum, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68583-0996, rjoeckel3@unl.edu, KORUS, Jesse T., Conservation and Survey Division, School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Hardin Hall, 3310 Holdrege St, Lincoln, NE 68583-0996, HANSON, P.R., CSD, School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 68583-0996, DIVINE, D., Lower Platte South Natural Resources District, P.O. Box 83581, Lincoln, NE 68521, and OLAFSEN LACKEY, S., CSD, School of Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Suite 104, 601 E. Benjamn Avenue, Norfolk, NE 68701-0812
85-1211:35 AM COMPARISON OF NUCLEAR MAGNETIC RESONANCE (NMR) LOGS IN WELLS COMPLETED IN GLACIAL SEDIMENTS IN THE NORTHEASTERN UNITED STATES: JOHNSON, Carole D., U.S. Geological Survey, Office of Groundwater, Branch of Geophysics, 11 Sherman Place, Unit 5015, Storrs-Mansfield, CT 06269, cjohnson@usgs.gov, LANE, John W. Jr, U.S. Geological Survey, Office of Groundwater, Branch of Geophysics, 11 Sherman Place, Unit 5015, Storrs-Mansfield, CT 06269, WALSH, David O., Vista Clara, Inc, 12201 Cyrus Way, Mukilteo, WA 98275, and LEBLANC, Denis, U. S. Geological Survey, Massachusetts–Rhode Island Water Science Center, 10 Bearfoot Road, Northborough, MA 01532
 11:50 AM Concluding Remarks

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