2012 GSA Annual Meeting in Charlotte
Session No. 204 Tuesday, 6 November 2012
1:30 PM-5:30 PM, Charlotte Convention Center: 203A

T165. Preservation of Environmental Signals in Deep-Water Depositional Systems (SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology); GSA Sedimentary Geology Division)

Jacob A. Covault and John Snedden, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 1:30 PM Introductory Remarks
204-11:45 PM INFLUENCE OF SEDIMENT ROUTING MORPHOLOGY AND GRAIN-SIZE PARTITIONING ON DEEP-MARINE STRATIGRAPHIC RECORDS: INSIGHTS FROM QUATERNARY SYSTEMS OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA: ROMANS, Brian W., Geosciences, Virginia Tech, 4044 Derring Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061, romans@vt.edu and COVAULT, Jacob A., Clastic Stratigraphy R&D, Chevron Energy Technology Company, 1500 Louisiana (Rm 27167), Houstin, TX 77002
204-22:00 PM INFLUENCE OF SEA LEVEL AND MONSOON VARIABILITY ON SILICICLASTIC AND CARBONATE SEDIMENT ALONG A TROPICAL MIXED SYSTEM IN THE WESTERN TROPICAL PACIFIC, GULF OF PAPUA: MCFADDEN, Melany A., Earth Science, Massasoit Community College, Brockton, MA 02123, melanymcfadden@hotmail.com, PETERSON, Larry C., Marine Geology & Geophysics, RSMAS/University of Miami, Miami, FL 33149, DROXLER, André W., Earth Science, Rice University, P.O. Box 1892, Houston, 77251, BENTLEY, Samuel J., Geology & Geophysics, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, DICKENS, Gerald R., Earth Science, Rice University, 6100 Main Street, MS 126, Houston, TX 77005, and OPDKYE, Bradley, Research School of Earth Sciences, The Australian National University, Canberra, 0200, Australia
204-32:15 PM STRUCTURE AND VARIABILITY OF CONTOURITE SEDIMENTATION BY MEDITERRANEAN OUTFLOW WATER: PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF IODP EXPEDITION 339 IN THE GULF OF CADIZ AND WEST OF PORTUGAL: FLOOD, Roger D., School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794-5000, roger.flood@stonybrook.edu, DUCASSOU, Emmanuelle, Umr-Cnrs, 5805 EPOC, Université de Bordeaux 1, Talence, 33405, France, HERNANDEZ-MOLINA, F. Javier, Facultad de Ciencias del Mar, Univ. de Vigo, Vigo, 36310, Spain, STOW, Dorrik A.V., Edinburgh Collaborative of Subsurface Science and Engineering Institute of Petroleum Engineering, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, EH14 4AS, United Kingdom, and ALVAREZ-ZARIKIAN, Carlos, U.S. Implementing Organization - Integrated Ocean Drilling Program & Department of Oceanography, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77845
204-42:30 PM CONTROLS ON SEDIMENTARY GEOCHEMISTRY AND ORGANIC CARBON BURIAL AT A LARGE GAS-HYDRATE AND COLD-SEEP FIELD ON THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO SLOPE: INGRAM, Wesley C., Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina, Chapel HIll, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, wesley.ingram@dvn.com, MEYERS, Stephen R., Department of Geoscience, University of Wisconsin, 1215 West Dayton St, Madison, WI 53076, and MARTENS, Christopher, Marine Sciences, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 3202 Venable Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27516
204-52:45 PM SEDIMENT BUFFERING AND REWORKING PROCESSES IN FORMING THE DEEP-WATER SEDIMENT RECORD OF THE SOUTH CHINA AND ARABIAN SEAS: CLIFT, Peter D.1, HU, Dengke2, and LIMMER, David2, (1) Department of Geology and Geophysics, Louisiana State University, E235 Howe-Russell-Kniffen Geoscience Complex, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, pclift@lsu.edu, (2) School of Geosciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, AB24 3UE, United Kingdom
 3:05 PM Break
204-63:20 PM BASIN-FLOOR FAN ARCHITECTURE: SIGNALS OF SEA LEVEL BEHAVIOUR: STEEL, Ronald J., Dept. of Geological Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin, 6.114, 1 University Station C1100, Austin, TX 78712, rsteel@mail.utexas.edu, OLARIU, Cornel, Jackson School of Geosciences, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712-0254, and OLARIU, Mariana I., Bureau of Economic Geology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78713
204-73:40 PM A MOST COMPLETE AND CONTINUOUS EARLY PENNSYLVANIAN SEQUENCE STRATIGRAPHIC FRAMEWORK NEAR KIRBY, ARKANSAS, USA AND ITS IMPLICATION ON GLOBAL REMNANT BASIN TECTONICS AND DEEPWATER HYDROCARBON E&P ACTIVITIES: ZOU, Fuge, Deepwater Gulf of Mexico Exploration, Marathon Oil Company, 5555 San Felipe, Houston, TX 77056, fenixchow@gmail.com and SLATT, Roger M., ConocoPhillips School of Geology & Geophysics, The University of Oklahoma, 810 Sarkeys Energy Center, 100 E. Boyd Street, Norman, OK 73019-1009
204-83:55 PM THE STRATIGRAPHIC RECORD OF OUTCROPPING DEEP-WATER SLOPE CHANNEL DEPOSITS: HUBBARD, Stephen M., Department of Geoscience, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4, Canada, steve.hubbard@ucalgary.ca and COVAULT, Jacob A., Clastic Stratigraphy R&D, Chevron Energy Technology Company, 1500 Louisiana (Rm 27167), Houstin, TX 77002
204-94:10 PM A 16KYR-LONG RECORD OF EARTHQUAKES PRESERVED IN THE DEEP-SEA TURBIDITE RECORD OF THE NORTHERN HIKURANGI MARGIN OF NEW ZEALAND: POUDEROUX, Hugo1, LAMARCHE, Geoffroy2, PROUST, Jean-Noel3, ORPIN, Alan2, and NEIL, Helen2, (1) Centre for Applied Basin Studies, Department of Geoscience, University of Calgary, 2500 University Dr. NW, Calgary, AB T2N 1N4, Canada, hpoudero@ucalgary.ca, (2) National Institute for Water and Atmospheric Research, Wellington, 6021, New Zealand, (3) UPR Cnrs 4661, CNRS/Universite de Rennes, Géosciences Rennes, Campus de Beaulieu, 35042 Rennes cedex, France
204-104:25 PM DO STRATIGRAPHIC SEQUENCES EXIST IN DEEP-WATER SETTINGS? DOES IT MATTER?: CHRISTIE-BLICK, Nicholas, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences and Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University, Palisades, NY 10964, ncb@ldeo.columbia.edu, MOUNTAIN, Gregory S., Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Rutgers University, Wright Labs, 610 Taylor Rd, Piscataway, NJ 08854, and MADOF, Andrew S., Chevron Energy Technology Company, 1500 Louisiana Street, Room #28032, Houston, TX 77002
 4:45 PM Discussion

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