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

Session No. 95
Monday, 20 October 2014: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
306 (Vancouver Convention Centre-West)

T86. Coastal Geoarchaeology

GSA Archaeological Geology Division
Eduard Reinhardt and Joseph I. Boyce, Advocates
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Start Time
8:00 AM
RECONSTRUCTING WATER LEVELS USING CAVE SEDIMENTS, TO EVALUATE ACCESS POINTS TO THE SUBTERRANEAN PIT OF HOYO NEGRO
COLLINS, Shawn V., School of Geography and Earth Sciences, McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON L8S 4K1, Canada, REINHARDT, Eduard G., School of Geography and Earth Sciences, McMaster University, 1280 Main St. W, Hamilton, ON L8S 4K1, Canada and RISSOLO, Dominique, Waitt Institute, P.O. Box 1948, La Jolla, CA 92038-1948, collis2@mcmaster.ca
8:15 AM
PROMONTORIES, VISTAS AND THE COINCIDENCE OF FINE – GRAINED ROCKS AS CRITIERA FOR LANDSCAPE UTILIZATION DURING THE LATE PLEISTOCENE AND HOLOCENE IN NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND, USA
POLLOCK, Stephen G., Geosciences, University of Southern Maine, Gorham, ME 04038 and HAMILTON, Nathan D., Geography and Anthropology, University of Southern Maine, Gorham, ME 04038, pollock@usm.maine.edu
8:30 AM
THE LANDSCAPE OF MEN. INTERDISCIPLINARY STRATEGIES TO UNDERSTAND TRANSFORMATIONS OF VENICE COUNTRYSIDE (MIRA, VENICE, ITALY)
CORRÒ, Elisa, Humanistic studies, University Ca' Foscari of Venice, Venice, 30123, Italy, MOINE, Cecilia, Humanistic studies, Università Ca' Foscari of Venice, Dorsoduro 3246, Venice, 30123, Italy and PRIMON, Sandra, Venice, 30123, Italy, elisa.corro@gmail.com
8:45 AM
IMPACT OF RISING SEA LEVELS ON NATIVE AMERICAN CULTURAL SITES IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
PEDERSEN, Jeannine and LIPPS, Jere H., The Dr. John D. Cooper Archaeological and Paleontological Center, Santa Ana, CA 92701, jpedersen@fullerton.edu
9:00 AM
THE EFFECTS OF COASTLINE CHANGES ON THE ANCIENT HABITATION PATTERNS OF TEL AKKO / ACRE, EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN
ARTZY, Michal1, LÓPEZ, Gloria I.1, SALMON, Yossi1 and JOL, Harry M.2, (1)Hatter Laboratory, Recananti Institute for Maritime Studies, University of Haifa, Haifa, 3498838, Israel, (2)Department of Geography and Anthropology, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI 54702, michal.artzy@gmail.com
9:15 AM
LANDSCAPES OF SUBMERGED CARIBOU HUNTING STRUCTURES ON THE ALPENA-AMBERLEY RIDGE, LAKE HURON, USA
SONNENBURG, Elizabeth, O'SHEA, John M. and LEMKE, Ashley K., Museum of Anthropological Archaeology, University of Michigan, 1109 Geddes Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, esonnenb@umich.edu
9:30 AM
USING GEOSPATIAL TOOLS TO QUANTIFY THE THREAT TO ARCHAEOLOGICAL, HISTORIC AND CULTURAL RESOURCES FROM SHORELINE CHANGE: THE GEORGIA COAST EXAMPLE
ALEXANDER, Clark1, MCCABE, Chris2, VENHERM, Claudia1 and ROBINSON, Mike1, (1)Skidaway Institute of Oceanography, University of Georgia, 10 Ocean Science Circle, Savannah, GA 31411, (2)Underwater Archaeology, Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Savannah, GA 31411, clark.alexander@skio.uga.edu
 
9:45 AM
Break
10:00 AM
INITIAL GPR EXPLORATIONS NEAR THE ANCIENT ANCHORAGE OF KURSI, SEA OF GALILEE, ISRAEL
JOL, Harry M.1, LÓPEZ, Gloria I.2, COHEN, Haim2 and ARTZY, Michal2, (1)Department of Geography and Anthropology, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, Eau Claire, WI 54702, (2)Hatter Laboratory, Recananti Institute for Maritime Studies, University of Haifa, Haifa, 3498838, Israel, jolhm@uwec.edu
10:15 AM
HUMAN VISIBILITY IN THE MARITIME LANDSCAPES: ANTHROPOGENIC IGNITION OF HURRICANE DEBRIS
PONOMARENKO, Elena, Geography, University of Ottawa, Simard Hall, room 047 60 University, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5, Canada, eponoma3@uOttawa.ca
10:30 AM
THREE HUNDRED YEARS OF CONTINUITY: A YELLOW CEDAR BARK STRIPPING SITE ON PLEASANT ISLAND, ICY STRAIT, SOUTHEAST ALASKA
MCGRATH, Sarah1, HOWELL, Wayne2, WEISENBERG, Nick1, MENNETT, Colin1 and WILES, Gregory1, (1)Department of Geology, The College of Wooster, 1189 Beall Ave, Wooster, OH 44691, (2)Galcier Bay National Park, P.O. Box 140, Gustavus, AK 99826, smcgrath17@wooster.edu
10:45 AM
IMPACT OF THE GEOLOGY AND TECTONIC HISTORY ON THE CONSTRUCTION AND DESTRUCTION OF THE ANCIENT SANCTUARY OF THE GREAT GODS ON THE ISLAND OF SAMOTHRACE, GREECE
SIZE, Wm B., Department of Environmental Sciences, Emory University, 400 Dowman Drive, Atlanta, GA 30322, WESCOAT, B., Department of Art History, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322 and PAGE, M., Department of Environmental Sciences, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, wsize@emory.edu
11:00 AM
LARGE MARINE ARCHEOLOGICAL DATABASE FOR NORTH CAROLINA: 500-YEAR RECORD WITH IMPLICATIONS FOR STORM HISTORY
NEWTON, Cathryn R., Department of Earth Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244, crnewton@syr.edu
11:15 AM
NEW RELATIVE HOLOCENE SEA-LEVEL CURVE FOR SAN FRANCISCO BAY, CALIFORNIA, USA
MEYER, Jack A., Far Western Anthroplogical Research Group, Inc, 2727 Del Rio Place, STE A, Davis, CA 95618, jack@farwestern.com
11:30 AM
PROVENANCE OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL BASALT FROM HAWAI`I USING TECHNOLOGICAL, NON-DESTRUCTIVE EDXRF, AND ISOTOPIC ANALYSIS
LUNDBLAD, Steven P., Geology, Univ. of Hawaii at Hilo, 200 W. Kawili St, UH-Hilo, Hilo, HI 96720 and MILLS, Peter R., Anthropology, Univ. of Hawaii at Hilo, 200 W. Kawili St, UH-Hilo, Hilo, HI 96720, slundbla@hawaii.edu
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