2012 GSA Annual Meeting in Charlotte
Session No. 136 Tuesday, 6 November 2012
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Charlotte Convention Center: 203A

T1. Sources, Transport, Fate, and Toxicology of Trace Elements and Organics in the Environment (International Association of GeoChemistry (IAGC); GSA Hydrogeology Division; GSA Environmental and Engineering Geology Division; GSA Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Petrology, and Volcanology Division; Geochemical Society)

David T. Long, W.B. Lyons and LeeAnn Munk, Presiding
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136-18:00 AM BORON AND STRONTIUM ISOTOPIC CHARACTERIZATION OF COAL COMBUSTION RESIDUALS: VALIDATION OF NOVEL ENVIRONMENTAL TRACERS: RUHL, Laura, Division of Earth and Ocean Sciences, Duke University, Box 90227, Durham, NC 27708, lsr3@duke.edu, VENGOSH, Avner, Division of Earth and Ocean Sciences, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, and DWYER, Gary S., Division of Earth and Ocean Sciences, Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Duke University, Box 90227, Durham, NC 27708
136-28:15 AM WATER CHEMISTRY IN AREAS WITH SURFACE MINING OF COAL, WEST VIRGINIA, USA: OREM, William H.1, TATU, Calin2, CROSBY, Lynn M.3, VARONKA, Matthew S.3, BATES, Anne L.4, ENGLE, Mark5, GEBOY, Nicholas J.3, and HENDRYX, Michael S.6, (1) U.S. Geological Survey, 956 National Center, Reston, VA 20192, borem@usgs.gov, (2) University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Timisoara, 300708, Romania, (3) U.S. Geological Survey, 956 National Center, Reston, VA 20192, (4) U.S. Geological Survey, National Center, Reston, VA 20192, (5) U.S. Geological Survey, El Paso, TX 79930, (6) School of Public Health, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506
136-38:30 AM THE OCCURRENCE AND TRANSPORT OF PESTICIDES IN THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER DURING THE 2011 FLOOD, APRIL THROUGH JULY: COUPE, Richard H., U. S. Geol Survey, 308 South Airport Road, Pearl, MS 39208-6649, rhcoupe@usgs.gov, WELCH, Heather L., U.S. Geological Survey, 308 South Airport Road, Jackson, MS 39208, and AULENBACH, Brent, U.S. Geological Survey, 3039 Amwiler rd, Atlanta, GA 30360
136-48:45 AM Paper Withdrawn
136-59:00 AM THE IMPACT OF RIVER WATER INTRUSION ON TRACE METAL CONCENTRATIONS IN KARST AQUIFERS: A TALE OF TWO “FLOODS”: BROWN, Amy L.1, MARTIN, Jonathan B.2, SCREATON, Elizabeth3, EZELL, John1, and SPELLMAN, Patricia4, (1) Department of Geological Sciences, University of Florida, 241 Williamson Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611, amy.brown@ufl.edu, (2) Department of Geological Sciences, University of Florida, 241 Williamson Hall, P.O. Box 112120, Gainesville, FL 32611-2120, (3) Geological Science, University of Florida, 241 Williamson Hall, PO Box 112120, Gainesville, FL 32611, (4) Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Michigan Technological University, 1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, MI 49931
136-69:15 AM COMPARISON OF OXYANION GEOCHEMISTRY (AS, SB, MO, V, W, SE) IN YELLOWSTONE'S THERMAL WATERS AND DOWNSTREAM FLUVIAL TRANSPORT: NORDSTROM, D. Kirk, U.S. Geological Survey, Boulder Labs, 3215 Marine St, Boulder, CO 80303, dkn@usgs.gov and MCCLESKEY, R.B., U.S. Geological Survey, 3215 Marine St, Boulder, CO 80303
136-79:30 AM DISSOLVED TRACE ELEMENT CONCENTRATIONS IN CRYOCONITES AND SUPRAGLACIAL STREAMS, CANADA GLACIER, ANTARCTICA: FORTNER, Sarah K., Department of Geology, Wittenberg University, Springfield, 45501 and LYONS, W. Berry, Byrd Polar Research Center and School of Earth Sciences, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, lyons.142@osu.edu
 9:45 AM Break
136-810:00 AM ARSENIC SEQUESTRATION IN SEDIMENTS, PLANTS AND FISH OF THE LOWER MAURICE RIVER, NEW JERSEY: CHAINEY, Veronica J., CHIRENJE, Tait, PATRICK, Doreena, and SEDIA, Ekaterina, Natural and Marine Sciences, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, 101 Vera King Farris Drive, Galloway, NJ 08205, vchainey@cccnj.edu
136-910:15 AM UNDERSTANDING PARTITIONING OF FE, CU, AND ZN, IN CONTAMINATED OXIC AND ANOXIC SOILS: ELLIS, Robert J., ARCADIS U.S., Inc, 28550 Cabot Drive, Suite 500, Novi, MI 48377, LONG, David T., Geological Sciences, Michigan State University, 206 Natural Science, East Lansing, MI 48824, long@msu.edu, and ICOPINI, Gary, Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology, 1300 West Park Street, Butte, MT 59701-8997
136-1010:30 AM THE EFFECTS OF ORGANIC MATTER ON INLAND LAKE TRACE METAL PROFILES: VANNIER, Ryan1, LONG, D.2, and ROBINSON, Amanda2, (1) Department of Geological Sciences, Michigan State University, 206 Natural Science Building, East Lansing, MI 48824, milakes@msu.edu, (2) Geological Sciences, Michigan State University, 206 Natural Science Building, East Lansing, MI 48824
136-1110:45 AM WASTE-WATER IMPACTS ON GROUNDWATER: CL/BR RATIOS AND THEIR IMPLICATION FOR ARSENIC POLLUTION OF GROUNDWATER FOR 200 MILLION CONSUMERS IN THE BENGAL BASIN: MCARTHUR, John M.1, SIKDAR, P.K.2, HOQUE, M.A.3, and GHOSAL, U.2, (1) Earth Science, University College London, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom, j.mcarthur@ucl.ac.uk, (2) Environment Management, IISWBM, College Square, Kolkata, Kolkata, 700073, India, (3) Earth Sciences, University College London, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
136-1211:00 AM BIOGEOCHEMICAL CONTROLS ON DEGRADATION OF CHLOROBENZENES IN A WETLAND: LORAH, Michelle M.1, WALKER, Charles W.2, BRAYTON, Michael J.2, and COZZARELLI, Isabelle M.3, (1) USGS, MD-DE-DC Water Science Center, 5522 Research Park Drive, Baltimore, MD 21228, mmlorah@usgs.gov, (2) USGS, MD-DE-DC Water Resources Center, 5522 Research Park Drive, Baltimore, MD 21228, (3) U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA 20192
136-1311:15 AM THE BEHAVIOR AND TRANSFER OF ARSENIC AND ANTIMONY FROM GOLD MINING OPERATIONS ON AQUATIC SYSTEMS, TADPOLES AND OTHER ORGANISMS: DOVICK, Meghan A.1, KULP, Thomas R.2, PILLIOD, David S.3, ARKLE, Robert S.3, and BLATCHFORD, Hannah4, (1) Department of Geological Sciences and Environmental Studies, Binghamton University, P.O. Box 6000, Binghamton, NY 13902, mdovick1@binghamton.edu, (2) Department of Geological Sciences and Environmental Studies, Binghamton University, State University of New York, Science 1 Building, Binghamton, NY 13902, (3) USGS, Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center, 970 Lusk Street, Boise, ID 83706, (4) Dept. of Geology, Beloit College, Middletown, WI 53511
136-1411:30 AM POSSIBLE LINKS BETWEEN CLIMATE CHANGE AND DETERIORATING WATER QUALITY IN A MINERALIZED WATERSHED: MANNING, Andrew H., U.S. Geological Survey, P.O. Box 25046, Mail Stop 973, Denver, CO 80225-0046, amanning@usgs.gov, TODD, Andrew S., U.S. Geological Survey, P.O. Box 25046, Mail Stop 964, Denver, CO 80225-0046, VERPLANCK, Philip L., U.S. Geological Survey, P.O. Box 25046, M.S. 973, Denver Federal Center, Denver, CO 80225-0046, and CAINE, Jonathan Saul, U.S. Geological Survey, Box 25046, DFC, MS 964, Denver, CO 80225-0046
136-1511:45 AM BIOGEOCHEMICAL IMPRINT OF DEEPWATER HORIZON OIL SPILL ON GULF COASTAL WETLAND SEDIMENTS AND POREWATER: LEE, Ming-Kuo1, NATTER, Michael1, KEEVAN, Jeffrey1, QUERRA, Kirsten1, KEIMOWITZ, Alison R.2, WANG, Yang3, OKEKE, Benedict4, and SON, Ahjeong5, (1) Department of Geology and Geography, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, Leeming@auburn.edu, (2) Chemistry, Vassar College, 124 Raymond Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604, (3) Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Science, Florida State University, National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Tallahassee, FL 32310, (4) Biology, Auburn University, Montgomery, 36124, (5) Civil Engineering, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849

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