2012 GSA Annual Meeting in Charlotte
Session No. 138 Tuesday, 6 November 2012
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Charlotte Convention Center: 207BC

T25. Landslides and Debris Flows: Global Problems, Local Solutions (GSA Environmental and Engineering Geology Division; GSA Quaternary Geology and Geomorphology Division; USGS Landslide Hazards Program; Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists)

Dennis M. Staley, Rex L. Baum and Thad A. Wasklewicz, Presiding
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138-18:00 AM CLIMATE VERSUS TECTONIC CONTROLS ON LANDSLIDE EROSION IN THE EASTERN HIMALAYA: LARSEN, Isaac J., Earth and Space Sciences and Quaternary Research Center, University of Washington, Box 351310, 4000 15th Avenue NE, Seattle, WA 98195-1310, larseni@uw.edu, MONTGOMERY, David R., Department of Earth & Space Sciences and Quaternary Research Center, University of Washington, Box 351310, Seattle, WA 98195-1310, and STONE, John O., Department of Earth and Space Sciences and Quaternary Research Center, University of Washington, Box 351310, 070 Johnson Hall, Seattle, WA 98195
138-28:15 AM COMPARISON OF TWO LANDSLIDE EVENTS IN NORTH COASTAL CALIFORNIA: MADEJ, Mary Ann, USGS-Werc, 1655 Heindon Rd, Arcata, CA 95521-5529, mary_ann_madej@usgs.gov
138-38:30 AM A GEOMORPHIC PROCESS-BASED APPROACH TO DELINEATE DEBRIS FLOW ACTIVITY: LYONS, Nathan J., MITASOVA, Helena, and WEGMANN, Karl W., Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences, North Carolina State University, Campus Box 8208, Raleigh, NC 27695, njlyons@ncsu.edu
138-48:45 AM DEBRIS FLOWS ON MT. ADAMS, WASHINGTON INITIATED BY THE NOVEMBER, 2006 STORMS: CHARACTERIZATION, INITIATION ZONES AND HAZARD MAPPING: WILLIAMS, Kendra and BURNS, Scott F., Department of Geology, Portland State University, P.O. Box 751, Portland, OR 97207-0751, kendrajwilliams@gmail.com
138-59:00 AM CHARACTERISTICS OF RECENT DEBRIS-FLOW SOURCE AREAS IN THE OREGON COAST RANGE: BAUM, Rex L., U.S. Geological Survey, Box 25046 MS 966, Denver, CO 80225-0046, baum@usgs.gov and COE, Jeffrey A., U.S. Geological Survey, Denver Federal Center, P.O. Box 25046, MS 966, Denver, CO 80225-0046
138-69:15 AM WILDFIRES AND DEBRIS FLOWS: SUBSTANTIAL CONTRIBUTORS TO MILLENNIAL-SCALE BASIN-WIDE SEDIMENT YIELDS IN THE SALMON RIVER, IDAHO: PIERCE, Jennifer L., Department of Geosciences, Boise State University, 1910 University Drive, Boise, ID 83725-1535, jenpierce@boisestate.edu, RILEY, Kerry, Geosciences, Boise State University, 1910 University Ave, Boise, ID 83725, and HOPKINS, Austin, Geosciences, Boise State University, 1910 University Drive, Boise, ID 83725
 9:30 AM Break
138-79:45 AM DEBRIS FLOW AND LANDSLIDE HAZARD STUDIES IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA 2004-2012: FINDINGS, LESSONS LEARNED, AND CHALLENGES: WOOTEN, Richard M., North Carolina Geological Survey, 2090 US Hwy 70, Swannanoa, NC 28778, Rick.Wooten@ncdenr.gov, WITT, Anne C., Virginia Department of Mines Minerals and Energy, Division of Geology and Mineral Resources, 900 Natural Resources Drive, Suite 500, Charlottesville, VA 22903, GILLON, Kenneth A., Haile Gold Mine, Inc, 7283 Haile Gold Mine Road, Kershaw, SC 29067, DOUGLAS, Thomas J., North Carolina Department of Transportation - Construction Unit, 4142 Haywood Road, Horseshoe, NC 28742, FUEMMELER, Stephen J., Appalachian Landslide Consultants, PLLC, PO Box 5516, Asheville, NC 28813, BAUER, Jennifer B., Appalachian Landslide Consultants, Asheville, NC 28778, and LATHAM, Rebecca S., 28 Westover Road, Newport News, VA 23601
138-810:05 AM LANDSLIDE SUSCEPTIBILITY MAPPING IN PERMAFROST TERRAIN ALONG THE YUKON ALASKA HIGHWAY CORRIDOR, SOUTHWESTERN YUKON, CANADA: BLAIS-STEVENS, Andrée1, KREMER, Marian1, BONNAVENTURE, Philip2, LIPOVSKY, Panya3, SMITH, Sharon1, and LEWKOWICZ, Antoni G.4, (1) Geological Survey of Canada, 601 Booth Street, Ottawa, ON K1A 0E8, Canada, ablais@nrcan.gc.ca, (2) Geography, Queen's University, Mackintosh-Cory Hall, Kinsgton, ON K7L3N6, Canada, (3) Yukon Geological Survey, 300 Main Street, Whitehorse, YT Y1A2B5, Canada, (4) Geography, University of Ottawa, 60 University Private, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada
138-910:20 AM Paper Withdrawn
138-1010:35 AM AN ASSESSMENT OF LANDSLIDES AND DEBRIS FLOWS DISTRIBUTION IN THE JAZAN AREA, SAUDI ARABIA USING REMOTE SENSING AND GIS TECHNIQUES: ALHARBI, Talal1, SULTAN, Mohamed2, EL KADIRI, Racha3, MILEWSKI, Adam4, AHMED, Mohamed2, EMIL, Mustafa2, CHOUINARD, Kyle1, KRAWCZYK, Malgorzata3, SEFRY, Saleh5, and YOUSSEF, Ahmed5, (1) Geosciences, Western Michigan University, 1903 W. Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49008, tgalharbi@yahoo.com, (2) Geosciences, Western Michigan University, 1903 W. Michigan Avenue, Kalamazoo, MI 49008, (3) Geosciences, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI 49008, (4) Geology, University of Georgia, Geography-Geology Building, 210 Field Street, Athens, GA 30602, (5) Saudi Geological Survey, Jeddah, 21514, Saudi Arabia
138-1110:50 AM GROUND TRUTH: AN OBSTACLE TO LANDSLIDE HAZARD ASSESSMENT?: HANEBERG, William C., Fugro GeoConsulting, Inc, 6100 Hillcroft, Houston, TX 77081, whaneberg@fugro.com and KEATON, Jeffrey R., AMEC Environment & Infrastructure, Inc, 6001 Rickenbacker Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90040

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