Southeastern Section - 61st Annual Meeting (12 April 2012)
Session No. 9 Sunday, 1 April 2012
1:30 PM-4:10 PM, Marriott Rennaissance: Grand Ballroom, Salon C1

S1. Transcurrent Motion in the Southern Appalachians: Comparing Kinematics and Timing across the Orogen (GSA Structural Geology and Tectonics Division)

Cheryl Waters-Tormey and James Hibbard, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 1:30 PM Introductory Remarks
9-11:50 PM TRANSLATIONAL ODYSSEY OF CAROLINIA: PALEOZOIC BULK KINEMATIC REVERSAL IN THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS: HIBBARD, James1, HUGHES, Stephen1, MILLER, Brent V.2, HAMES, Willis E.3, and WALDRON, John W.F.4, (1) Marine, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences, North Carolina State University, 2800 Faucette Drive, Rm. 1125 Jordan Hall, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695, jphibbar@ncsu.edu, (2) Department of Geology and Geophysics, Texas A&M Univ, College Station, TX 77843-3115, (3) Department of Geology and Geography, Auburn University, 210 Petrie Hall, Auburn, AL 36849, (4) Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G2E3, Canada
9-22:10 PM OROGEN-SCALE SIGNIFICANCE OF DEXTRAL STRIKE-SLIP FAULTS: LINKS BETWEEN TERRANE COLLISION, DEFORMATION AND CLASTIC WEDGE SEDIMENTATION: MERSCHAT, Arthur J., Eastern Geology and Paleoclimate Science Center, U. S. Geological Survey, MS 926A, Reston, VA 20192, HATCHER, Robert D. Jr, Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of Tennessee-Knoxville, 306 Earth and Planetary Sciences Building, Knoxville, TN 37996-1410, and HUEBNER, Matthew T., Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of Tennessee - Knoxville, 306 Earth and Planetary Sciences Building, Knoxville, TN 37996, mhuebne1@utk.edu
9-32:30 PM STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY OF SUCCESSOR BASINS IN THE CHOPAWAMSIC TERRANE, CENTRAL VIRGINIA PIEDMONT: A CASE FOR TRANSPRESSION AND OROGEN-PARALLEL ELONGATION: BAILEY, Christopher, Geology, College of William and Mary, P.O. Box 8795, Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795, cmbail@wm.edu and KOTEAS, G. Christopher, Department of Geosciences, University of Massachusetts, 611 North Pleasant Street, 233 Morrill Science Center, Amherst, MA 01003
9-42:50 PM ALLEGHANIAN MAGMATISM IN THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS: IMPLICATIONS FOR PANGEAN TECTONIC MODELS: FOSTER, David A.1, MUELLER, Paul A.2, HEATHERINGTON, Ann3, WOODEN, Joseph L.4, DAITCH, Pamela3, and MA, Chong3, (1) Department of Geological Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, dafoster@ufl.edu, (2) Geological Sciences, University of Florida, 241 Williamson Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611-2120, (3) Department of Geological Sciences, University of Florida, 241 Williamson Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611, (4) Geological and Environmental Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305
9-53:10 PM THE SUWANNEE-SABINE CONNECTION: UNITING THE ALLEGHANIAN AND OUACHITA OROGENS IN SOUTHERN LAURENTIA: MUELLER, Paul A., Geological Sciences, University of Florida, 241 Williamson Hall, Gainesville, FL 32611-2120, pamueller@ufl.edu, HEATHERINGTON, Ann L., Geol. Sci, Univ. of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611-2120, FOSTER, David A., Department of Geological Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, and WOODEN, Joseph L., Geological and Environmental Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305
9-63:30 PM EVIDENCE FOR MESOZOIC-RECENT DEFORMATION ALONG AND ACROSS PALEOZOIC TERRANE BOUNDARIES : SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA AND NORTHERN NORTH CAROLINA BLUE RIDGE AND PIEDMONT: HENIKA, Bill, Department of Geosciences, Virginia Tech, 4044 Derring Hall (0420), Blacksburg, VA 24061, bhenika@vt.edu
 3:50 PM Concluding Remarks

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