North-Central Section - 46th Annual Meeting (23–24 April 2012)
Session No. 4 Monday, 23 April 2012
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Dayton Convention Center: Room 302

T22. Shales during the Devonian: Facies Observed through New Stratigraphic, Sedimentologic, and Paleoenvironmental Perspectives

Gordon Baird, D.Jeffrey Over and Charles A. Ver Straeten, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
4-18:00 AM GENERATING DEVONIAN-MISSISSIPPIAN BLACK-SHALE REPOSITORIES IN THE APPALACHIAN BASIN: REFINING THE TECTONIC MODELS: ETTENSOHN, Frank R., Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Kentucky, 101 Slone Building, Lexington, KY 40506, fettens@uky.edu
4-28:20 AM MARCELLUS BLACK SHALE FACIES: CONSTRAINTS AND PERSPECTIVES ON WATER DEPTH: VER STRAETEN, Charles A., New York State Museum/Geological Survey, 3140 Cultural Education Center, Albany, NY 12230, cverstra@mail.nysed.gov
4-38:40 AM APPROXIMATING WATER DEPTHS DURING DEPOSITION OF DEVONIAN–MISSISSIPPIAN BLACK SHALES IN THE NORTHERN APPALACHIAN BASIN: ETTENSOHN, Frank R., Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Kentucky, 101 Slone Building, Lexington, KY 40506, fettens@uky.edu
4-49:00 AM ALGAL CELL STOICHIOMETRY AND ORGANIC MATTER PRESERVATION IN LATE DEVONIAN BLACK SHALES: TUITE, Michael L. Jr, Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, Clark Hall, Charlottesville, VA 22903, mtuite@virginia.edu
4-59:20 AM WOODFORD SHALE AND THE EVAPORITE CONNECTION – THE SIGNIFICANCE OF ARIDITY AND HYPERSALINITY IN ORGANIC MATTER PRODUCTIVITY AND PRESERVATION: COMER, John B., Department of Earth and Environmental Systems, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN 47809, John.Comer@indstate.edu
4-69:40 AM AGE, PETROLOGY AND GEOCHEMISTRY OF A LATE DEVONIAN LONESTONE FROM THE UPPER OHIO SHALE (CLEVELAND MBR.) EAST-CENTRAL KENTUCKY: LIERMAN, R. Thomas, Department of Geography and Geology, Eastern Kentucky University, 103 Roark Building, 521 Lancaster Ave, Richmond, KY 40475, tom.lierman@eku.edu, ETTENSOHN, Frank R., Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Kentucky, 101 Slone Building, Lexington, KY 40506-0053, MASON, Charles E., Department of Physical Sciences, Morehead State University, Morehead, KY 40351, and CLAYTON, Geoff, Geology, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, D2, Ireland
 10:00 AM Break
4-710:20 AM THE DEPOSITIONAL ENVIRONMENT AND FAUNAL DIVERSITY OF THE THREE LICK BED OF THE OHIO SHALE (LATE DEVONIAN), EAST-CENTRAL KENTUCKY: WELLS, Kara, TACKETT, Larry P. II, and MASON, Charles E., Department of Earth and Space Sciences, Morehead State University, Morehead, KY 40351, c.mason@moreheadstate.edu
4-810:40 AM A MULTI-PROXY INTERPRETATION OF BOTTOM WATER OXYGEN CONDITIONS THROUGH THE FRASNIAN-FAMENNIAN BIOEVENT IN NEW YORK STATE: BOYER, Diana L., Earth Sciences, SUNY Oswego, 208 Hewitt Union, Oswego, NY 13126, dboyer@oswego.edu
4-911:00 AM TIMING OF UPPER DEVONIAN MARINE FLOODING EVENTS AND EPISODES OF ORGANIC-RICH SWEETLAND CREEK, GRASSY CREEK AND SAVERTON SHALE DEPOSITION IN THE IOWA AND N.W. ILLINOIS BASIN: DAY, Jed, Geography & Geology, Illinois State Univ, Normal, IL 61790-4400, jeday@ilstu.edu and WITZKE, Brian J., Department of Geoscience, University of Iowa, 121 Trowbridge Hall, Iowa City, IA 52242
4-1011:20 AM FAUNAL TURNOVER EVENTS WITHIN BLACK SHALE INTERVALS IN THE MIDDLE DEVONIAN APPALACHIAN BASIN: BARTHOLOMEW, Alex, Geology Department, SUNY New Paltz, 1 Hawk Drive, New Paltz, NY 12561, barthola@newpaltz.edu and HANSON, Kathleen, Geology Department, SUNY New Paltz, 1 Hawk Dr, New Paltz, NY 12561
4-1111:40 AM POTENTIAL MEASURES OF INCREASING PALEOSTRESS CONDITIONS FOR MARINE BIOSPHERE IN GIVETIAN-FAMENNIAN SHALE-RICH SUCCESSIONS, NEW YORK AND OHIO: BAIRD, Gordon C., Geosciences, S.U.N.Y. Fredonia, Fredonia, NY 14063, gordon.baird@fredonia.edu, BRETT, C.E., Department of Geology, University of Cincinnati, 500 Geology/Physics Building, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0013, KIRCHGASSER, W.T., Geology, S.U.N.Y. Potsdam, 220 Timerman Hall, Potsdam, NY 13676, and HANNIBAL, Joseph T., Cleveland Museum of Natural History, 1 Wade Oval Drive, Cleveland, OH 44106-1767

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