GSA Connects 2021 in Portland, Oregon

Session No. 99
Monday, 11 October 2021: 1:30 PM-5:30 PM
Oregon Ballroom 202/203/204 (Hybrid Room) (Oregon Convention Center)

P3. Geoheritage: Celebrating Our Past, Protecting Our Future

GSA History and Philosophy of Geology Division; GSA Geology and Health Division; GSA Geology and Society Division; GSA Geoscience Education Division; Association of American State Geologists; History of Earth Sciences Society; National Association of Geoscience Teachers (NAGT); GSA Soils and Soil Processes Division; GSA Marine and Coastal Geoscience Division; GSA Limnogeology Division

 

Renee M. Clary, William Andrews, David Mogk and Steven Semken, Conveners
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Start Time
 
1:30 PM
Introductory Remarks
1:35 PM
WHY GEOHERITAGE MATTERS?
BRILHA, Jose, University of Minho, Earth Science Centre, Campus de Gualtar, Braga, 4710-057, Portugal
 
1:45 PM
Showcasing Geoheritage - Videos & Vignettes
 
2:05 PM
1. Celebrating Geoheritage Panel Discussion
2:15 PM
IGCP 731. IUGS GEOLOGICAL HERITAGE SITES. THE GREAT OPPORTUNITY FOR THE RECOGNITION OF GEOLOGICAL HERITAGE WORLDWIDE
HILARIO, Asier, International Commission on Geheritage, International Union of Geological Sciences, Deba, 20820, Spain
2:25 PM
THE APPALACHIAN GEOPARK PROJECT: SUSTAINED EFFORT AND SUPPORT IN 2021 AND BEYOND
BURNS, Robert, Division of Forestry and Natural Resources, West Virginia University, 6125 Percival Hall, Morgantown, WV 26506 and CARDOZO MOREIRA, Jasmine, Department of Tourism, Ponta Grossa State University, Pra├ža Santos Andrade no 1, Ponta Grossa, 4748, Brazil; Division of Forestry and Natural Resources, West Virginia University, 6125 Percival Hall, Morgantown, WV 26506
2:35 PM
2021 UPDATE ON U.S. NATIONAL PARK SERVICE INITIATIVES TO PROMOTE GEOLOGIC HERITAGE SITES AMONG FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL SITES AND THE CONCEPT OF AN OFFICIAL REGISTER
CONNORS, Tim, 6504 S Balsam Ct, Littleton, CO 80123-3511 and WOOD, Jim, Department of Interior, National Park Service, Geologic Resources Division, 12795 West Alameda Parkway, Denver, CO 80225
2:45 PM
WASHINGTON 100: A WASHINGTON GEOTOURISM WEBSITE
SCHNUR, Susan, Department of Natural Resources, Washington Geological Survey, 1111 Washington St. SE, Olympia, WA 98504-7007
2:55 PM
COLLABORATIONS TO COMMUNICATE GEOLOGY AT SELECTED LOCAL PARKS IN KENTUCKY: STATE GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PARTNERSHIPS AND INFORMATION RESOURCES
ANDREWS Jr., William, Kentucky Geological Survey, Univ of Ky, 228 Mining and Mineral Resources Bldg, Lexington, KY 40506-0107
 
3:05 PM
2. Geoheritage Life Cycle, Resources, Tools, and Networks Panel Discussion
 
3:15 PM
Break
3:40 PM
GEOHERITAGE AND GEOGRAPHY: FINDING CONNECTIONS ACROSS THE EARTH SCIENCES IN NATIONAL PARKS
YOUNGS, Yolonda, Geography and Environmental Studies, CSU San Bernardino, San Bernardino, CA 92407
3:50 PM
THE IMPLEMENTATION OF MULTIDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AS A MECHANISM TO SUPPORT GRAND CAVERNS IN BECOMING A GEOHERITAGE SITE
GARCIA JR. Jr., Angel, Department of Geology and Environmental Science, James Madison University, 801 Carrier Drive, Harrisonburg, VA 22807 and SHANK, Austin, Grand Caverns Park, Parks and Tourism, Town of Grottoes, 5 Grand Caverns Drive, Grottoes, VA 24441
4:00 PM
RECOGNIZING DIVERSE VOICES AND CONNECTING PEOPLE TO GEOHERITAGE AND CULTURAL HERITAGE THROUGH PLACE-BASED TEACHING AND INTERPRETATION
SEMKEN, Steven, Arizona State University, School of Earth and Space Exploration, POB 871404, Tempe, AZ 85287-1404
 
4:10 PM
3. Geoheritage Voices, Community, Respect, and Compromise Panel Discussion
4:20 PM
GEOHERITAGE: AN ENDURING LEGACY FOR GEOSCIENCE EDUCATION
MOGK, David, Department of Earth Sciences, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717
4:30 PM
GEOHERITAGE APPLICATION ACROSS AN EDUCATIONAL SPECTRUM: VALUES AND BENEFITS WITHIN TRADITIONAL CLASSROOMS AND INFORMAL LEARNING ENVIRONMENTS
CLARY, Renee M., Department of Geosciences, Mississippi State University, 101D Hilburn Hall, Mississippi State, MS 39762
4:40 PM
SHAPING THE FUTURE OF GEOHERITAGE SCIENCE
CHAN, Marjorie, Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Utah, 115 S 1460 E, Room 383 FASB, Salt Lake City, UT 84112
 
4:50 PM
4. Geoheritage Application and Value Panel Discussion
 
5:00 PM
5. Town Hall Discussion