Session No. 100
Monday, 28 October 2013: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Colorado Convention Center Mile High Ballroom 3C

T24. Climate Change in the Interior Western United States from the Last Glacial Maximum to the Holocene

GSA Quaternary Geology and Geomorphology Division

 

Eric M. Leonard and Benjamin J.C. Laabs, Advocates
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Start Time
 
8:00 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:05 AM
THE LAST DEGLACIATION IN WESTERN NORTH AMERICA: THE VIEW FROM THE PACIFIC OCEAN
LYLE, Mitchell, Department of Oceanography, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843, mlyle@ocean.tamu.edu
8:25 AM
PALEOHYDROLOGIC IMPLICATIONS OF LATE PLEISTOCENE AGE SHORELINE AND SPRING-COMPLEX DEPOSITS IN WILLCOX BASIN, SOUTHEASTERN ARIZONA
KOWLER, Andrew L.1, BRIGHT, Jordon2, and QUADE, Jay1, (1) Geosciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ 85721, kowler@email.arizona.edu, (2) Department of Geosciences, University of Arizona, 1040 E. 4th St, Tucson, AZ 86011
8:40 AM
DYNAMIC RESPONSE OF DESERT WETLANDS TO ABRUPT CLIMATE CHANGE
SPRINGER, Kathleen1, MANKER, Craig R.1, PIGATI, Jeffrey S.2, and MAHAN, Shannon A.3, (1) Division of Geological Sciences, San Bernardino County Museum, 2024 Orange Tree Lane, Redlands, CA 92374, kspringer@sbcm.sbcounty.gov, (2) U.S. Geological Survey, Denver Federal Center, Box 25046, MS-980, Denver, CO 80225, (3) U.S. Geological Survey, Box 25046, MS 974, Denver Federal Center, Denver, CO 80225
8:55 AM
THE WATER CANYON PALEOINDIAN SITE: A SIGNIFICANT ARCHIVE OF PALEOCLIMATIC DATA FOR THE EARLY HOLOCENE IN WEST-CENTRAL NEW MEXICO
DELLO-RUSSO, Robert D., Office of Archaeological Studies, Museum of New Mexico, P.O. Box 2087, Santa Fe, NM 87504, robert.dello-russo1@state.nm.us and SMITH, Susan J., Consulting Palynologist, 8875 Carefree Avenue, Flagstaff, AZ 86004
9:10 AM
SIMILARITIES AND DIFFERENCES BETWEEN LACUSTRINE AND VEGETATION HISTORIES OF THE BONNEVILLE BASIN DURING THE LATE PLEISTOCENE, AND THEIR POTENTIAL CAUSES
THOMPSON, Robert S., U.S. Geological Survey, Geology and Environmental Change Science Center, Box 25046, MS 980, Denver Federal Center, Denver, CO 80225, rthompson@usgs.gov and OVIATT, Charles, Geology, Kansas State University, 108 Thompson Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506
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9:25 AM
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9:40 AM
VEGETATION AND FIRE HISTORY IN THE GREATER YELLOWSTONE REGION, FROM THE LGM TO THE EARLY HOLOCENE
KRAUSE, Teresa R. and WHITLOCK, Cathy, Department of Earth Sciences, Montana State University, 226 Traphagen Hall, Bozeman, MT 59717, teresa.krause@msu.montana.edu
 
10:00 AM
Break
10:15 AM
HOLOCENE CLIMATE, VEGETATION, AND FIRE LINKAGES IN THE UINTA MOUNTAINS, UTAH
TURNEY, Lovina A.1, POWER, Mitchell J.2, FORD, Richard L.3, CARSON, Eric C.4, and LAY, Laurel J.2, (1) Geography, University of Utah, 260 S Central Campus Dri, Rm 270, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, lovina.turney@utah.edu, (2) Department of Geography, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112-9155, (3) Geosciences, Weber State University, 2507 University Circle, Ogden, UT 84408-2507, (4) Department of Environmental Sciences, Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey, 3817 Mineral Point Road, Madison, WI 53705
10:30 AM
VARIABLE PATTERNS OF MOUNTAIN GLACIER EXTENT BEFORE, DURING, AND AFTER THE LGM IN THE WESTERN UNITED STATES
THACKRAY, Glenn D., Department of Geosciences, Idaho State University, 921 South 8th Ave., Box 8072, Pocatello, ID 83209, thacglen@isu.edu
10:50 AM
THE INFLUENCE OF LAKE BONNEVILLE ON GLACIATION IN THE UINTA MOUNTAINS:  A HIGH-RESOLUTION MODELING PERSPECTIVE
GALEWSKY, Joseph, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of New Mexico, MSC 03 2040, Albuquerque, NM 87131, galewsky@unm.edu
11:05 AM
A COSMOGENIC 10BE CHRONOLOGY OF THE LAST PLEISTOCENE GLACIATION IN THE NORTHERNMOST U.S. ROCKY MOUNTAINS AND INFERENCES OF CLIMATE CHANGE
LAABS, Benjamin J.C.1, LEONARD, Eric2, PLUMMER, Mitchell A.3, QUIRK, Brendon J.1, WISTORT, Zackery P.1, and CAFFEE, M.W.4, (1) Department of Geological Sciences, SUNY-Geneseo, 234 ISC, 1 College Circle, Geneseo, NY 14454, laabs@geneseo.edu, (2) Department of Geosciences, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO 80903, (3) Idaho National Laboratory, 2525 Fremont St, Idaho Falls, ID 83415, (4) Department of Physics, Purdue University, 525 Northwestern Ave, W. Lafayette, IN 47907-1396
11:20 AM
HIGH-RESOLUTION GRAIN-SIZE SIGNAL FROM TITCOMB LAKES IN WIND RIVER RANGE, WYOMING, CORRELATES WITH NGRIP LATE-GLACIAL CLIMATE RECORD
DAVIS, P. Thompson, Department of Natural & Applied Sciences, Bentley University, 175 Forest St, Waltham, MA 02452-4705, pdavis@bentley.edu, MACHALETT, Bjoern, Institute of Geography, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Unter den Linden 6, Berlin, 10099, Germany, and GOSSE, John, Earth Sciences, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS B3J 3J5, Canada
11:35 AM
ENSO-LIKE CYCLICITY IN FULL-GLACIAL (MIS-2) LAKE VARVES FROM THE WIND RIVER RANGE OF WYOMING
DAHMS, Dennis1, MANN, M.E.2, NOREN, Anders3, JOHNSON, Tyler1, GEISS, Christoph E.4, and DORALE, Jeffrey5, (1) Department of Geography, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0406, Dennis.Dahms@uni.edu, (2) Department of Meteorology, Pennsylvania State University, 523 Walker Building, University Park, PA 16802, (3) LacCore, University of Minnesota, 500 Pillsbury Dr SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, (4) Physics, Trinity College, McCook Hall 105, 300 Summit St, Hartford, CT 06106, (5) Dept. of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Iowa, 121 Trowbridge Hall, Iowa City, IA 52242-1379
 
11:50 AM
Discussion
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