2014 GSA Annual Meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia (19–22 October 2014)

Session No. 247
Tuesday, 21 October 2014: 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
302/303 (Vancouver Convention Centre-West)

T90. Honoring the Diverse Career of Eric S. Cheney: From Ore Deposits and Sequence Stratigraphy to Pacific Northwest Geology and Citizen Responsibility

GSA Structural Geology and Tectonics Division; GSA Geology and Society Division; Geological Society of South Africa; Society of Economic Geologists; Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists; GSA Mineralogy, Geochemistry, Petrology, and Volcanology Division
Andrew M. Buddington, George H. Shaw and K. Brock Riedell, Advocates
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Start Time
 
1:00 PM
Introductory Remarks
1:10 PM
ORE DEPOSITS AND THE EARLY EARTH
SHAW, George H., Geology, Union College, Union College, Schenectady, NY 12308, shawg@union.edu
1:25 PM
U-PB GEOCHRONOLOGY AND PALEOMAGNETISM OF THE WESTERBERG SILL, KAAPVAAL CRATON - SUPPORT FOR VAALBARA INTO THE PALEOPROTEROZOIC
DE KOCK, Michiel O.1, KAMPMANN, Tobias C.2 and SÖDERLUND, Ulf2, (1)Geology, University of Johannesburg, P.O. Box 524, Auckland Park, Johannesburg, 2006, South Africa, (2)Department of Geology, Lund University, Sölvegatan 12, Lund, S-223 62, Sweden, mdekock@uj.ac.za
1:40 PM
A SEQUENCE STRATIGRAPHIC VIEW OF THE ROAN GROUP – HOST TO THE WORLD’S LARGEST SEDIMENTARY ROCK-HOSTED STRATIFORM COPPER DISTRICT, CENTRAL AFRICA
HITZMAN, Murray W., Dept. of Geology and Geological Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO 80401, WOODHEAD, Jon, Condor Consulting Inc, Lakewood, CO 80215 and BROUGHTON, David W., Ivanhoe Mines Ltd, 654-999 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC V6C3E1, mhitzman@mines.edu
1:55 PM
BATHOLITHIC AND EARLY HALO TYPE COPPER-MOLYBDENUM DEPOSITS
RIEDELL, K. Brock, 4732 Willow Creek Rd, West Vancouver, BC V7W 1C4, Canada and PROFFETT, John M., P.O. Box 772066, Eagle River, AK 99577, kbriedell@shaw.ca
2:15 PM
THE GEOCHEMICAL AND MINERALOGIC FOOTPRINT OF HYDROTHERMAL ALTERATION AT BUTTE, MONTANA
DILLES, John H.1, HALLEY, Scott2, TOSDAL, Richard M.3 and CERNUSCHI, Federico1, (1)College of Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University, CEOAS Admin 104, Corvallis, OR 97331-5503, (2)Mineral Mapping, 24 Webb Street, Rossmoyne, Western Australia, 6148, Australia, (3)Mineral Deposit Research Unit, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V6T1Z4, Canada, dillesj@geo.oregonstate.edu
2:30 PM
DISCOVERY HISTORY OF THE PORPHYRY COPPER-MOLYBDENUM DEPOSIT AT SIERRA GORDA, ANTOFAGASTA PROVINCE, CHILE: IMPLICATIONS FOR SUCCESSFUL EXPLORATION IN MATURE TERRANES
FAHEY, Patrick L.1, CURRIE, Jack2, MAYA, Jorge2, MCKELVEY, Gregory3 and DIAZ, Jaime2, (1)KGHM International; (present-Copper Discovery Ventures Ltd.), 257 Corte San Marco, Palm Desert, CA 92260, (2)KGHM International, General Borgoño 934, Of. 802, Antofagasta, Chile, (3)Copper Discovery Ventures, Ltd, P.O. Box 1599, Pine, AZ 85544-1599, PatrickLFahey@gmail.com
 
3:00 PM
Break
3:15 PM
EPITHERMAL PRECIOUS METAL MINERALIZATION OF THE SUMMIT MINE
WHITE, John L., 5319 Fossil Ridge Place NW, Albuquerque, NM 87114, johnwhite6225@gmail.com
3:45 PM
THE SILVER HILL ISOLATED TERRANE: A KLIPPE OF PALEOZOICS ON THE WESTERN FLANK OF THE SPOKANE DOME
DOUGHTY, P.T., PRISEM Geoscience Consulting LLC, 823 W. 25th Ave, Spokane, WA 99203, BUDDINGTON, Andrew M., Science Department, Spokane Community College, 1810 N. Greene St. MS2070, Spokane, WA 99217-5399 and CHENEY, Eric S., Earth and Space Sciences, University of Washington, Box 351310 University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195-1310, andy.buddington@scc.spokane.edu
4:00 PM
THE CHIWAUKUM STRUCTURAL LOW AND THE TECTONIC HISTORY OF THE CENTRAL CASCADE RANGE
HAYMAN, Nicholas W., Institute for Geophysics, University of Texas, 10100 Burnet Rd, Bldg 196, Austin, TX 78758, hayman@ig.utexas.edu
4:15 PM
FOLD FORM AND FAULT GEOMETRY AT UMTANUM RIDGE, YAKIMA FOLD BELT, WASHINGTON
MILLER, Brendan A. and CRIDER, Juliet G., Earth and Space Sciences, University of Washington, Box 351310, Seattle, WA 98195-1310, bac.miller@gmail.com
4:45 PM
THE COMMANDMENTS OF STRATIGRAPHY AND OTHER GEOLOGIC APHORISMS
TROOST, Kathy Goetz, Earth and Space Sciences, University of Washington, Box 351310, 4000 15th Avenue NE, Seattle, WA 98195-1310 and RIEDELL, K. Brock, 4732 Willow Creek Rd, West Vancouver, BC V7W 1C4, Canada, ktroost@uw.edu
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