GSA Annual Meeting in Phoenix, Arizona, USA - 2019

Session No. 147
Monday, 23 September 2019: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
Room 228AB, North Building (Phoenix Convention Center)

T115. The Paleocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum Recorded in Continental Margin Sections: Constraining Timing and Cause of Carbon Injection

Cushman Foundation; GSA Continental Scientific Drilling Division; International Nannoplankton Association; Paleontological Research Institution; GSA Sedimentary Geology Division; GSA Planetary Geology Division

 

Kenneth G. Miller, Marci Robinson and Megan K. Fung, Advocates
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Start Time
 
1:30 PM
Introductory Remarks
1:35 PM
THE ENIGMATIC MARLBORO CLAY, PETM, AND PROPOSED CORING TRANSECTS ON THE U.S. MID-ATLANTIC MARGIN
BROWNING, James V.1, MILLER, Kenneth G.1, MAKAROVA, Maria1, SUGARMAN, Peter J.1, PODRECCA, Luca G.2 and WRIGHT, James D.1, (1)Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854, (2)Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208
1:50 PM
CHRONOSTRATIGRAPHIC FRAMEWORK AND COMPOSITE SECTION COMPILATION OF UPPER PALEOCENE AND LOWER EOCENE SEDIMENTS FROM THE SALISBURY EMBAYMENT, USA (Invited Presentation)
SELF-TRAIL, Jean M.1, ZHANG, Yang2, RUSH, Will D.3, ZACHOS, James C.4, ROBINSON, Marci M.5 and OGG, James G.2, (1)U.S. Geological Survey, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, MS 926A, Reston, VA 20192, (2)Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, Purdue University, 550 Stadium Mall Drive, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2051, (3)Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, (4)Earth & Planetary Sciences Department, University of California Santa Cruz, Earth and Marine Sciences Building, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, (5)U.S. Geological Survey, Florence Bascom Geoscience Ceter, MS 926A, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20192
2:10 PM
NEW INSIGHTS INTO SHELF ECOSYSTEMS PRIOR AND DURING THE PETM
DOUBRAWA, Monika1, STASSEN, Peter1, ROBINSON, Marci M.2, BABILA, Tali L.3, ZACHOS, James C.4 and SPEIJER, Robert P.1, (1)Earth and Environmental Sciences, KU Leuven, Leuven, 3001, Belgium, (2)U.S. Geological Survey, Florence Bascom Geoscience Ceter, MS 926A, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20192, (3)Ocean and Earth Science, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO14 3ZH, United Kingdom, (4)Earth & Planetary Sciences Department, Univ California - Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA 95064
2:25 PM
TIMELINE OF ENVIRONMENTAL AND GEOMORPHOLOGICAL CHANGE ACROSS THE PALEOCENE-EOCENE BOUNDARY FROM HIGH-RESOLUTION STUDIES OF THE SHALLOW MARYLAND SHELF
ROBINSON, Marci M., Florence Bascom Geoscience Center, USGS, MS 926A NATIONAL CENTER, US Geological Survey, Reston, VA 20192-0001 and SPIVEY, Whittney E., U.S. Geological Survey, Florence Bascom Geoscience Ceter, MS 926A, 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20192
2:40 PM
EXPANDED RECORD OF THE PALEOCENE-EOCENE THERMAL MAXIMUM ONSET IN THE APPALACHIAN AMAZON
PODRECCA, Luca G.1, MAKAROVA, Maria2, MILLER, Kenneth G.2, BROWNING, James V.2 and WRIGHT, James D.2, (1)1145 w Morse ave, apy 106, Chicago, IL 60626, (2)Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854
2:55 PM
40AR-39AR AGES OF THE PALEOCENE-EOCENE BOUNDARY EXTRATERRESTRIAL IMPACT SPHERULES (Invited Presentation)
SCHALLER, Morgan F., Earth and Environmental Sciences, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Jonsson-Rowland Science Center 1W19, 110 8th Street, Troy, NY 12180-3590, TURRIN, Brent, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Rutgers University, 610 Taylor Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854, FUNG, Megan K., Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, California Lutheran University, 60 West Olsen Rd, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360 and KATZ, Miriam E., Dept. of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 110 8th St, Troy, NY 12180
 
3:15 PM
Break
3:30 PM
A RECORD OF WIDESPREAD AND INTENSE WILDFIRES AT THE PALEOCENE-EOCENE BOUNDARY
FUNG, Megan K.1, SCHALLER, Morgan F.2 and KATZ, Miriam E.2, (1)Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, California Lutheran University, 60 West Olsen Rd, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360, (2)Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 110 8th St, Troy, NY 12180
3:45 PM
BEYOND THE THERMAL TRIGGER: INSIGHTS ON CAUSES AND EFFECTS OF THE PETM FROM NEW HIGH RESOLUTION, SUBMILLENNIAL RECORDS FROM THE NEW JERSEY COASTAL PLAIN
MAKAROVA, Maria1, MILLER, Kenneth G.1, PODRECCA, Luca G.2, MORTLOCK, Richard A.1, BROWNING, James V.1 and WRIGHT, James D.1, (1)Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854, (2)Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208
4:00 PM
TWO PULSES OF CARBON RELEASED DURING THE ONSET OF PALEOCENE-EOCENE THERMAL MAXIMUM (Invited Presentation)
BABILA, Tali L.1, STANDISH, Christopher D.1, BRALOWER, Timothy J.2, DOUBRAWA, Monika3, ROBINSON, Marci M.4, SELF-TRAIL, Jean M.4, SPEIJER, Robert P.3, STASSEN, Peter3, FOSTER, Gavin L.1 and ZACHOS, James C.5, (1)Ocean and Earth Science, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO14 3ZH, United Kingdom, (2)Department of Geosciences, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16801, (3)Earth and Environmental Sciences, KU Leuven, Leuven, 3001, Belgium, (4)U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA 20192, (5)Earth & Planetary Sciences Department, Univ California - Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA 95064
4:20 PM
BENTHIC FORAMINIFERAL BIOTIC EVENTS AND PALEOCENE–EOCENE THERMAL MAXIMUM ALONG THE CALIFORNIA MARGIN
MCDOUGALL, Kristin, U.S. Geological Survey, 2255 N. Gemini Drive, Flagstaff, AZ 86001
4:35 PM
PALYNOSTRATIGRAPHY OF THE LOWER PALEOGENE MARGARET FORMATION AT STENKUL FIORD, ELLESMERE ISLAND, NUNAVUT, CANADA
SUDERMANN, Markus, Masters of Science in Environmental and Life Science, Brandon University, Brandon, MB R7A0A1, Canada, GALLOWAY, Jennifer, Geol Survey of Canada, 3303-33rd St NW, Calgary, AB T2L 2A7, Canada; Department of Geoscience, Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Aarhus University, Høegh-Guldbergs Gade 6B, Aarhus, 8000, Denmark, GREENWOOD, David R., Dept. of Biology, Brandon University, J.R. Brodie Science Centre, 270-18th Street, Brandon, MB R7A 6A9, Canada, WEST, Christopher K., Department of Geological Sciences, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK S7N 5E2, Canada and REINHARDT, Lutz, Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR), Stilleweg 2, Hannover, D-30655, Germany
4:50 PM
CARBON ISOTOPE STRATIGRAPHY AND ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGES IN THE LATE PALAEOCENE - EARLY EOCENE SUCCESSION OF MEGHALAYA, NE INDIA
PEREIRA, Christer Dominique, Department of Earth Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology, IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai, 400070, India, KHANOLKAR, Sonal, Department of Earth Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kanpur, 208016, India, BANERJEE, Santanu, Department of Earth Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Powai, Mumbai, 400076, India, OZCAN, Ercan, Department of Geology, Istanbul Technical University, Faculty of Mines, Istanbul, 34469, Turkey and SARASWATI, Pratul Kumar, Department of Earth Sciences, IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai, 400076, India
5:05 PM
THE BEGINNING OF SCIENTIFIC OCEAN DRILLING (SOD): MOHOLE, CUSS I AND THE GLOMAR CHALLENGER
O'CONNELL, Suzanne, Wesleyan University, 265 Church St, Middletown, CT 06459; Earth and Environmental Sciences, Wesleyan University, 265 Church Street, Middletown, CT 06459
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