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Program for the Eleventh Conference on
"Geology of Long Island and Metropolitan New York"

Saturday April 17, 2004

Earth and Space Sciences Building, Stony Brook University

Link to Call for Papers for information on preparing the abstract.

Directions to Stony Brook University and the Earth and Space Sciences Building


To Long Island Geologists Web Page

Companies, agencies, schools, universities and colleges are encouraged to display promotional or informational material at the conference at no cost.
Inform us by April 13, if you would like to have a display.

Summary of Program

8:30 a.m.

Register and View Posters

9:00 a.m.

Introduction

9:15 a.m.

Oral Presentations

9:45 a.m. 

Two minute oral summaries by Poster Presenters and lab tour leaders
Questions and Comments from Audience

10:30 a.m.

Coffee and View Posters

11:00 a.m.

Oral Presentations

12:00 Noon

Lunch, View Posters

12:45 p.m.

Visit Labs, Field Trips

1:30 p.m.

Oral presentations

2:30 p.m.

Coffee, View Posters, Visit Labs, Field Trips

3:00 p.m.

Oral Presentations

4:00 p.m.

 45 minute Field Trips

Field Trips and Lab Tours

Bring an Umbrella for the Field Trips in Case of Rain!

 

Leaders

Meet 

12:45 p.m.

2:15 p.m.

4:00 p.m.

Virtual Field trip 1
"Greenland on Hudson", 
Hudson Valley Glacial Environments 18,000 years ago.

Yuri Gorokhovich

123

X

 

 

Virtual Field trip 2.
"Scientist and Eemian", North Greenland Ice Project or 
How do we get climatic records?

Yuri Gorokhovich

123

 

X

 

Isotope Lab Tour

Troy Rasbury

317

X

 

 

Loess Field Trip

Vesna Kundic

001

 

X

 

Long Island DEM Field Trip

Bret Bennington

331

X

 

 

Soil Water

Jennie Munster

001

 

X

 

Brookhaven Town Kettle Hole Park Field Trip

Gil Hanson

001

 

 

X

 

There is an e-mail link to the author(s). The link on the title goes to the abstract on the web. Abstracts are due March 1.

There is a link to the abstract on the title.

Time

Title

Authors

Affiliation

8:30
 a.m.

Registration, Coffee, View Posters

 

 

9:00

Introduction

G.N. Hanson

 

9:15

Conducting a field geology course on a university campus

G.A. Richard 
G.N. Hanson
J. Munster
E.T. Rasbury
D.M. Davis 
D.B. Marcus

Stony Brook Univ.

9:30

Geologic Regions of New York State: A “Virtual” Field Trip Integrating Classroom Activities With a Hallway Display and Internet Web Site

G.K. Bennington
J.B. Bennington

Oceanside H.S.

9:45

Summary of Presentations by Poster Presenters
Descriptions of Lab Tours and Field Trips by leaders

 

 

10:30 

Coffee and View Posters

 

 

11:00

Structural geology and the planning of underground projects in New York City, NY

C. Snee

GZA GeoEnvironmental

11:15

Geology of Central Park - From Rocks to Ice

C. Merguerian
M. Merguerian

Hofstra
Duke Laboratories

11:30

GPR imaging of the internal structure of modern migrating dunes, Napeague, NY --Large PDF File

J. Girardi
D. M. Davis

Stony Brook Univ.

11:45

Glacial tectonics at Hither Hills, eastern Long Island, Evidence from Ground Penetrating Radar  --Large PDF File

K. Goetz
D. M. Davis

Stony Brook Univ.

12:00

Lunch, View Posters

 

 

12:45

View Posters, Field Trips

 

 

1:15

Occurrence and distribution of arsenic and uranium in the Pomperaug River Basin Aquifer, Woodbury, Connecticut

C.J. Brown 
R. Zielinski

USGS  East Hartford

1:30

The use of natural and anthropogenic tracers to determine groundwater age and  resolve contaminant sources

J.J. Reimer
H. Bokuniewcz

Stony Brook Univ.

1:45

Effects of Road Salting on Ground-Water Quality at the Suffolk County Water Authority Ackerly Pond and Mill Lane Well Fields, Peconic, Town of Southold

T.T. Fuller
R.G. Bova

Suffolk County Water Authority

2:00

Major ion chemistry used to determine nitrate sources in Suffolk County groundwater

J. Munster
G.N. Hanson 
H. Bukuniewicz

Stony Brook Univ.

2:15

View Posters, Field Trips, Lab Tours

 

 

2:45

The use of side-scan sonar for the identification and morphology of subtidal oyster reefs in Great South Bay 

  C.S. Clapp
R.D. Flood

  Stony Brook Univ.

3:00

Shoreline Signature and Grain Size East and West of Two Inlets: Mattituck Inlet and Goldsmith Inlet, Long Island , New York

M.J. Morgan1
J.M. McDonald2
N.C. Kraus3

1Hunter College
2U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
3U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center

3:15

From Particles to Preservation: The Sedimentology of Long Island Salt Marshes.

 

A. Kolker
T. Kroboth
A. Beck
S. Goodbred
K. Cochran

Stony Brook Univ.

3:30

Seasonal variations in the acoustical properties of black silt in the New York and New Jersey Harbor Harbor

W. Murphy11
W. Bruce Ward11
R. Fleming1
S. Beda1
G.Fleming1
B. Boyd1
B. A. Baker2

1Theoretical and Applied Geology and Earthworks LLC

2US Army Corps of Engineers, NY District

4:00

Field Trip

 

 

Poster

Geological mapping of underwater bedrock and stratigraphy, Newark Group, Arthur Kill Channel and Newark Bay, New York and New Jersey Harbor

W. Bruce Ward1
1
W. Murphy1
R. Fleming1
S. Beda1
B. Boyd1
G.Fleming1
B. A. Baker2

1Theoretical and Applied Geology and Earthworks LLC

2US Army Corps of Engineers, NY District

Poster

Geochemistry of Long Island loess

V. Kundic
G.N. Hanson

Stony Brook Univ.

Poster

Evaluating Plume Capture through Mass Flux Estimates

S. O’Toole
P. Breen
D. Canavan

Geologic Services Corporation

Poster

Anatomy of glaciotectonic folding and thrusting imaged using GPR in the Ashley Schiff Preserve, Stony Brook, NY --Large PDF File

C.W. Tingue
D.M. Davis
J. Girardi

Stony Brook Univ.

Poster

Paleoenvironment, age, and provenance of sediments deposited since the Last Glacial Maximum (21 ka) near the head of Hudson Canyon

H. Gould1
C. McHugh1
G.S. Mountain2
N. Christie-Blick3
S. Pekar1
D. Gurang1
C. Hartin1

1Queens College
2Rutgers Univ.
3Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory

Poster

Hydrogeologic framework of Long Island's North Fork, Suffolk County, NewYork

C.E. Schubert1
R.E. Bova2
P.E. Misut1

1USGS Coram
2Suffolk County Water Authority

Poster

The stratigraphy of the Stony Brook University campus

J.Nienstedt
G.N. Hanson

Stony Brook Univ.

Please submit the following information when submitting titles:
title, 
authors and affiliation, 
address, e-mail, and  telephone and fax numbers for the corresponding author,
whether the requested presentation is oral, poster or abstract only.
All presentations require an abstract!

You may submit title by e-mail to gilbert.hanson@sunysb.edu

Submit to:
Long Island Geologists
Earth and Space Sciences Building
S.U.N.Y.
Stony Brook, New York 11794-2100

Tel.: 631 632 8210; Fax: 631 632 8240

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