General Information for this Meeting
Back to the Northeastern Section - 47th Annual Meeting (18–20 March 2012)

Sunday, 18 March 2012

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

CHARACTERIZATION OF ANISOTROPIC AQUIFER BEHAVIOR IN THE PEN ARGYL MEMBER OF THE MARTINSBURG FORMATION, PENNSYLVANIA
    Cook, Robert D.; Barlas, Nofil

INTRODUCING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CHILDREN TO GEOLOGIC FIELDWORK – FROM FORMULATING THE HYPOTHESIS TO ANALYZING THE DATA
    Alexander, Jane

GEOPHYSICAL INVESTIGATION OF THE BURD-RUN BURIED STREAM CHANNEL IN COLLUVIAL FILL OF THE CUMBERLAND VALLEY, PENNSYLVANIA
    Cornell, Sean R.; Kerrigan, Neal; Zume, Joseph; Heston, Dana

THE LEGACY OF NATURAL DAMS LOST
    Burchsted, Denise; Green, Mark B.

1:25 PM-5:35 PM

LIDAR-DERIVED DIGITAL ELEVATION MAPS OF MARYLAND, DELAWARE AND NEW JERSEY USED TO IDENTIFY CAROLINA BAY LANDFORMS
    Davias, Michael

THE EASTFORD LINEAMENT - EVIDENCE FOR A LATE-STAGE REGIONAL FRACTURE ZONE IN EASTERN CONNECTICUT AND SOUTH-CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS: IMPLICATIONS FOR THE ORIGIN OF MOODUS AREA SEISMICITY
    Altamura, Robert J.; Marple, Ronald; Alexander, Shelton S.; Hurd, James

1:30 PM-3:30 PM

COMPOSITION AND AGE GROUPS OF THE CENTRAL ATLANTIC MAGMATIC PROVINCE RELATIVE TO THE TR-J EXTINCTION EVENT
    McHone, J. Gregory

EARLY MESOZOIC BASALT FORMATIONS OF THE POMPERAUG BASIN, WESTERN CONNECTICUT: STRATIGRAPHY, PETROLOGY, AND REGIONAL CORRELATIONS
    Burton, William C.; McHone, J. Gregory

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

PENNSYLVANIA MARCELLUS SHALE DRILLING SURFACE WATER IMPACTS
    Pelto, Ben Mauri

MILLION CUBIC METER SCALE POST-GLACIAL ROCK BLOCK SLIDE ON CADILLAC MOUNTIAN, ACADIA NATIONAL PARK
    Braun, Duane D.

EARLY TEMPORAL DEVELOPMENT OF SEVIER FORELAND BASIN, WYOMING: THE TRANSITION FROM CRATONIC MARGIN TO A FULLY PARTITIONED FORELAND BASIN
    Jiang, Hehe; Michalak, Samuel A.; Johnson, Gary D.; Meyer, Edward E.

STROMATOLITIC KNOBS IN STORRS LAKE, SAN SALVADOR, BAHAMAS: INSIGHTS INTO ORGANOMINERALIZATION
    Fowler, Alexandré; Dupraz, Christophe P.; Visscher, Pieter T.; Bush, Andrew M.

INCORPORATING A GROUNDWATER MONITORING PROJECT INTO AN INTRODUCTORY GEOLOGY LABORATORY CLASS
    McCallen, John E.

CHEMICAL VARIATION IN THE TALCOTT FLOOD BASALT, CONNECTICUT
    Snelling, Rebecca A.; Varekamp, Johan C.

Monday, 19 March 2012

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

DOCUMENTING THE DESIGN AND IN-CLASSROOM SUCCESS OF AN ONLINE LEARNING MODULE COVERING THE ROCK CYCLE CREATED BY THE NSF-MSP FUNDED RITES PROJECT
    Schifman, Laura A.; Cardace, Dawn; Caulkins, Joshua L.; Kortz, Karen M.; Saul, Karen

EVIDENCE OF TWO WISCONSIN AGE GLACIAL ADVANCES IN A VALLEY BENEATH THE NEW YANKEE STADIUM, BRONX, NEW YORK
    Moss, Cheryl Johnson

MULTIPLE GLACIAL DEVELOPMENT OF UPPER GEORGES BANK
    Lewis, Ralph S.; Stone, Byron D.

SORPTION CAPACITY OF PAHS IN RHODE ISLAND SOILS ALONG AN URBAN TO RURAL GRADIENT
    Schifman, Laura A.; Boving, Thomas B.

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

PALEOSTRESS ANALYSIS OF POST-ALLEGHANIAN BRITTLE FAULTS FROM AN EXPOSURE IN THE PUTNAM-NASHOBA TERRANE, EASTERN CONNECTICUT
    Smith, Mark R.; Crespi, Jean M.; Steinen, Randolph P.

2:50 PM-5:30 PM

WATER-LEVELS OF GLACIAL NARRAGANSETT DETERMINED USING GROUND-PENETRATING RADAR
    Oakley, Bryan A.; Turenne, James D.; Boothroyd, Jon C.

Tuesday, 20 March 2012

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

COMPUTING THE HYDROLOGIC BUDGET FOR LAKE WAPALANNE
    Flores, Diana; Lutey, Amber; Kelly, Sara; Jordon, Jaime; Ophori, Duke U.; Galster, Joshua C.; Barrett, Kirk

HYDROTHERMAL MASS TRANSFER AND MAGNETITE MINERALIZATION IN DILATIONAL SHEAR ZONES, WESTERN HUDSON HIGHLANDS, NY
    Kalczynski, Michael J.; Gates, Alexander E.

STRATIGRAPHY AND GEOLOGIC HISTORY OF VATNSDALSVATN, ICELAND
    Strom, John Erik; Hubeny, J. Bradford; Doner, Lisa A.; Gontz, Allen M.; Kristiansen, Ellen; Maki, Christina; Myers, Chris

GEOCHEMISTRY OF SILLS AND DIKES OF THE BOSTON HARBOR ISLANDS AND RHEOMORPHIC MELTING OF THE CAMBRIDGE ARGILLITE COUNTRY ROCK
    Ross, Martin E.; Thompson, Peter J.

GEOLOGIC SETTING OF MAGNETITE DEPOSITS IN THE NJ HIGHLANDS AND NY HUDSON HIGHLANDS
    Matt, Peter; Powell, Wayne

POLYPHASE TECTONICS AS TOOL FOR EXPLORATION OF CHROMITE ORES HOSTED BY ULTRAMAFIC ROCKS OF BULQIZA ULTRAMAFIC MASSIF, ALBANIA
    Hoxha, Lirim

NEW CONSTRAINTS ON COOLING AGES FOR PROTEROZOIC ACCRETED ARC AND METAMORPHIC CORE ZONE ROCKS OF THE BIG SKY OROGEN IN SOUTHWESTERN MONTANA
    Lupien, Rachel L.; Harms, Tekla A.; Hames, Willis E.