GSA Annual Meeting in Seattle, Washington, USA - 2017

Session No. 93
Monday, 23 October 2017: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room 613/614 (Washington State Convention Center)

T6. Cross-Border Community Engagement Using Geoscience Research, Education, and Outreach

GSA Hydrogeology Division; GSA Environmental and Engineering Geology Division; GSA Karst Division
Peter S.K. Knappett, Kory Konsoer, Sarah Nagorsen and Peter J. Wampler, Advocates
 
8:00 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:05 AM
CROSS-COUNTRY ENGAGEMENT IN HYDROGEOLOGY RESEARCH AND EDUCATION: EXPERIENCES IN CHINA AND USA (Invited Presentation)
ZHAN, Hongbin, Geology & Geophysics, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77840, zhan@geos.tamu.edu
8:25 AM
FOCUSING ON THE FUTURE IN UGANDA AND TEXAS; HOW ON-GOING COMMUNITY COLLABORATION COMBINED WITH INTERDISCIPLINARY EDUCATION AND RESEARCH MAY ENHANCE STEWARDSHIP ACROSS CONTINENTS
MULLINS, Melissa L., NESMITH, Doug M., NESMITH, Suzanne M., WONG, Stephanie S. and YELDERMAN Jr., Joe C., Geosciences, Baylor University, One Bear Place #97354, Waco, TX 76798, melissa_mullins@baylor.edu
8:40 AM
PEACEBUILDING ACROSS THE ISRAELI/PALESTINIAN BORDER THROUGH ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION
SIEGEL, Malcolm, Water Resources Action Project, Inc, 1001 Pennsylvania Avenue, Suite 7115, Washington, DC 20004, msiegel51@yahoo.com
8:55 AM
POTHOLES AND PITFALLS ALONG THE ROAD TO RESEARCH AND STUDYING ABROAD IN HAITI
WAMPLER, Peter J., Geology Department, Grand Valley State University, 1 Campus Drive, Allendale, MI 49401, wamplerp@gvsu.edu
9:10 AM
INCREASING GEOHAZARD AWARENESS AND REDUCING RISK IN SOUTH ASIA VIA CROSS-BORDER INITIATIVES (Invited Presentation)
SANQUINI, Anne, GeoHazards International, 687 Bay Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, sanquini@geohaz.org
 
9:30 AM
Break
9:45 AM
US GEOPARK HERITAGE: RIVERS, RAIL, KARST, COAL AND PEOPLE AT THE APPALACHIAN GEOPARK OF WEST VIRGINIA
BURNS, Robert C., Division of Forestry and Natural Resources, West Virginia University, 6125 Percival Hall, Percival Hall, Morgantown, WV 26506, CARDOZO MOREIRA, Jasmine, Department of Tourism, Ponta Grossa State University, Pra├ža Santos Andrade no 1, Ponta Grossa, 4748, Brazil, ROBISON, Daniel, Davis College of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Design, West Virginia University, PO Box 6108, Agricultural Sciences Building, Morgantown, WV 26506 and SCHANEY, Mitzy, Department of Geology & Geography, West Virginia University, 98 Beechurst Ave, 330 Brooks Hall, Morgantown, WV 26506, robert.burns@mail.wvu.edu
Handouts
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    10:30 AM
    MITIGATION OF THE UPSTREAM MOVEMENT OF BIGHEADED CARPS IN ILLINOIS (Invited Presentation)
    LEROY, Jessica and MURPHY, Elizabeth, U.S. Geological Survey, Illinois-Iowa Water Science Center, 405 N Goodwin Ave, Urbana, IL 61801, jleroy@usgs.gov
    10:50 AM
    MERCURY CONTAMINATION IN FOUR INDONESIAN WATERSHEDS AFFECTED BY ARTISANAL AND SMALL SCALE GOLD MINING
    BARKDULL, Natalie, Geological Sciences, Brigham Young University, 389S ESC, Provo, UT 84602, CARLING, Gregory T., Geological Sciences, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT 84602, YUDIANTORO, Dwi Fitri, Geology Department, Universitas Pembangunan Nasional Yogyakarta, JL.SWK 104 (Lingkar Utara) Condongcatur, Yogyakarta, 55283, Indonesia and HARRIS, Ron, Department of Geological Sciences, Brigham Young University, S-389 ESC, Provo, UT 84602, natalieshep23@gmail.com
    11:05 AM
    DRINKING WATER QUALITY AND PROVISION IN LOW-INCOME, PERI-URBAN COMMUNITIES OF LUSAKA, ZAMBIA
    LEVY, Jonathan, Institute for the Environment and Sustainability, Miami University, 118 Shideler Hall, 250 S. Patterson Ave., Oxford, OH 45056, HAY, Cameron, Anthropology, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, CHANDIPO, Rodwell, Zambia Environmental Management Agency, Corner Church and Suez Roads, Plot No. 6975, Lusaka, 10101, Zambia, NYAMBE, Imasiku, Department of Geology, School of Mines, University of Zambia, Great East Road, P.O. Box 32379, Lusaka, 32379, Zambia, MUTITI, Samuel, Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, Georgia College and State University, Milledgeville, GA 31061 and MEIMAN, Joe, National Park Service, Mammoth Cave National Park, Park City, KY 42160, levyj@miamioh.edu
    11:20 AM
    BEDROCK GEOCHEMISTRY AND ITS CONTROL ON WATER QUALITY DURING RAPID GLACIAL RETREAT IN THE CORDILLERA BLANCA, PERU
    PATEL, Daksha1, BALGORD, Elizabeth1 and ALL, John2, (1)Geoscience, Weber State University, 1415 Edvalson St., Dept. 2507, Ogden, UT 84408-2507, (2)Department of Environmental Science, Mountain Environments Research Institute, 516 High Street, MS 9181, Bellingham, WA 98225, dakshapatel@mail.weber.edu
    11:35 AM
    HOW HYDROLOGICAL DATA COULD PROTECT YOU FROM WEST NILE VIRUS
    MORI, Hiroko, Environmental Science Graduate Program, The Ohio State University, 125 South Oval Mall, Columbus, OH 43210, IBARAKI, Motomu, School of Earth Sciences, The Ohio State University, 125 South Oval Mall, Columbus, OH 43210-1308 and SCHWARTZ, Franklin W., School of Earth Sciences, The Ohio State University, 125 S. Oval Mall, Columbus, OH 43210, mori.26@osu.edu
     
    11:50 AM
    Concluding Remarks
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