Northeastern Section - 47th Annual Meeting (1820 March 2012)
Session No. 45 Tuesday, 20 March 2012
8:00 AM-12:00 PM, Hartford Marriott Downtown: Capital Room 1

Paleoclimatology/Paleoceanography, Quaternary Geology, Geomorphology

P. Thompson Davis and Robert M. Thorson, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
45-18:00 AM MACROFOSSILS AS PALEO-ENERGY INDICATORS IN A MIXED-SEDIMENT TIDAL FLAT SEQUENCE: EISEMANN, Eve1, BUYNEVICH, Ilya V.1, NARWICH, C. Bryan1, KEMMEY, John1, NIKITINA, Daria2, and BENTLEY, Andrew1, (1) Earth and Environmental Science, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, eve.eisemann@gmail.com, (2) Geology and Astronomy, West Chester University, West Chester, PA 19382
45-28:20 AM BEDROCK-CONTROLLED INNER SHELF OFF WEST CENTRAL MAINE: BELKNAP, Daniel F., Dept. Earth Sciences, University of Maine, 117 Bryant Global Sciences Center, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469-5790, belknap@maine.edu and KELLEY, Joseph T., Earth Sciences, University of Maine, Bryand Global Sciences, Orono, ME 04469-5790
45-38:40 AM A GLACIAL EROSION MODEL DESIGNED TO RE-CREATE PLEISTOCENE LONGITUDINAL BED PROFILES FOR THE GILKEY AND THIEL GLACIERS OF THE JUNEAU ICEFIELD, ALASKA: ZECHMANN, J.M., Geosciences Department, Smith College, Northampton, MA 01063, jzechman@smith.edu
45-49:00 AM A MIOCENE PATAGONIAN ICECAP, PROLONGED GLACIATION, AND THE BREACHING OF THE ANDEAN DIVIDE: MA, Keith, Geology & Geophysics, Yale University, 210 Whitney Ave, New Haven, CT 06511, Keith.Ma@yale.edu and BRANDON, Mark T., Geology and Geophysics, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520-8109
45-59:20 AM STUDY OF THE ANTARCTIC WILKES LAND MARGIN DIAMICTS FROM SITE U1358 TO DETERMINE PLIOCENE ICE SHEET DYNAMICS: OREJOLA, Nadine, Earth and Environmental Studies, Montclair State University, 1 Normal Ave, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043, norejola@gmail.com and PASSCHIER, Sandra, Earth and Environmental Studies, Montclair State University, Mallory Hall 252, 1 Normal Ave, Montclair, NJ 07043
45-69:40 AM SEASONAL VARIATION OF CARBON AND OXYGEN ISOTOPES FROM THE PERMIAN OF SOUTHEASTERN AUSTRALIA, AS RECORDED BY A CIRCUMPOLAR GONDWANAN BIVALVE (EURYDESMA MORRIS 1845): BEARD, James Andrew, Earth Sciences, Syracuse University, 204 Heroy Geology Lab, Department of Earth Sciences, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13224, jbeard@syr.edu, IVANY, Linda C., Department of Earth Sciences, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244, and RUNNEGAR, Bruce, Dept. of Earth and Space Sciences and Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567
 10:00 AM Break
45-710:20 AM THE CRITICAL LEADING EDGE OF GULF OF MAINE SALT MARSHES INTERFACE WITH FRESHWATER WETLANDS: MANSFIELD, Margot E., Earth Sciences, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469, margot.mansfield@maine.edu, BELKNAP, Daniel F., Department of Earth Sciences, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469, and KELLEY, Joseph T., Earth Sciences, University of Maine, Bryand Global Sciences, Orono, ME 04469-5790
45-810:40 AM RATES OF ECOLOGICAL CHANGE OF MARINE BENTHIC INVERTEBRATES DURING DIFFERENT CLIMATE STATES: BERESFORD, Vincent P.1, SMITH, Travis J.2, MOORE, Brandi T.2, and POWELL, Matthew G.1, (1) Department of Geology, Juniata College, 1700 Moore St, Huntingdon, PA 16652, beresvp08@juniata.edu, (2) Huntingdon, 16652
45-911:00 AM REVISED MIOCENE BIOSTRATIGRAPHY OF MARION PLATEAU, NE AUSTRALIA MARGIN, AND IMPLICATIONS FOR SEQUENCE STRATIGRAPHY AND PALEOCEANOGRAPHY: LOWERY, Christopher M.1, BROWNING, Emily1, LECKIE, R. Mark1, and JOHN, Cedric M.2, (1) Department of Geosciences, University of Massachusetts, 611 N. Pleasant St, Amherst, MA 01003, chris.lowery09@gmail.com, (2) Department of Earth Science and Engineering, Imperial College, London, United Kingdom
45-1011:20 AM GLACIERS (NOT RIVERS AS STILL ASSERTED) SURMOUNTED AND SPREAD THE DRIFT AND BOULDERS UPON THE MID-ATLANTIC COASTAL PLAIN REGION: VLANGAS, Louis P., 702 Kingston Rd, Baltimore, MD 21212-1938

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