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

Saturday April 15, 2000

Earth and Space Sciences (ESS) Building, SUNY Stony Brook

Directions to SUNY Stony Brook and the ESS Building


Registration for Conference

Information for those giving an oral presentation.

Information for those giving a poster presentation.

Companies, agencies, schools, universities and colleges are encouraged to display  
promotional or informational material at the conference at no cost.
Inform us by Tuesday April 11, if you would like to have a display.

We can arrange for you to have a poster or table in the lobby. 
The poster boards are eight foot by four foot.
You may request any fraction of such a poster board.

Summary of Program

8:30 a.m.

Register and View Posters

9:30 a.m.

Oral Presentations

10:25 a.m.

Coffee and View Posters

11:00 a.m.

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

12:00 Noon

Lunch, View Posters

12:30 p.m.

Visit Labs, Field Trip

1:00 p.m.

Oral presentations

2:15 p.m.

Coffee, View Posters, Visit Labs, Field Trip

2:45 p.m.

Oral Presentations

3:45 p.m.

End of Oral Presentations, View Posters, Visit Labs, Field Trip

4:30 p.m.

End of Conference

Detailed Program

Link on Author's Name is to e-mail
Link on Title is to Abstract on the Web

Time

Title

Authors

Affiliation

8:30 a.m.

Register and View Posters

 

 

9:20 a.m.

Introductory Remarks

G.N. Hanson

SUSB

 

Oral Presentations Session Chair

J Bret Bennington

Hofstra

9:30

Interactive Java Computer Software for Earth Science Education and Research

Glenn Richard
Janet L. Kaczmarek

SUSB

9:45

Pleistocene Glacial, Interglacial and Interstadial Stratigraphy, Long Island, New York

Les Sirkin

 

10:00

On the Origin of Parabolic Dunes  Near Friarís Head, Long Island, New York

Steven C. Englebright1
Gilbert N. Hanson1
Troy Rasbury1
Eric Lamont2

1SUSB
2
NY Botanical Garden

10:15

Contrasting Radar Signals in Sand and Till: 
An Example From Grandifolia Sandhills, Eastern LI

Dan. M. Davis
Francis D. Winslow III
Elliot C. Klein
William E. Holt

SUSB

10:30

Coffee and View Posters

 

 

11:00

Oral remarks by Poster Presenters
Questions and Comments from Audience

 

 

12:00 

Lunch, View Posters

 

 

12:30 p.m.

View Posters, Visit Labs, Field Trip

 

 

 

Oral Presentations Session Chair: 

Dan Davis

SUSB

1:00 p.m.

The Regional Geologic Framework of the Inner-Continental Shelf off New York: 
Baseline Information for Environmental and Resource Management 

William C. Schwab
E. Robert Thieler
Bradford Butman
Marilyn R. Buchholtz ten Brink 

USGS Woods Hole

1:30

GIS-Based Shoreline Recession Analysis in the Great Lakes and Potential Applications to New York and New Jersey

William Montgomery

New Jersey City University

1:45

Investigations on Ridge and Runnel Topography and its Influence on Beach Morphodynamics

Robert Turner

Southampton College

2:00

Coffee, View Posters

 

 

2:15

View Posters, Visit Labs, Field Trip

 

 

2:45

Oral Presentation Session Chair

Henry Bokuniewicz

Stony Brook

2:45

A Comparison of Changes between Natural and Renourished Beaches - the 1997-2000 Interval between Sand Replenishment Projects 
at eastern Jones Beach Island and western Fire Island New York 

Fred Wolff
J Bret Bennington

Hofstra

3:00

Ambient water quality in the Upper Glacial aquifer near the Town of Brookhaven landfill, Suffolk Co., NY

David Tonjes

SUSB

3:15

Fate and Transport of Contaminants in the Hyporheic Zone

Daniel O.Rourke1
Ronald Paulsen2
Teng-fong Wong1

1SUSB
2Suffolk Co. Health

3:30

End of Oral Presentations

 

 

3:45

View Posters, Visit Labs, Field Trip

 

 

4:30

End of Conference

 

 

POSTERS

 

 

 

Poster

Interactive Java Computer Software for Earth Science Education and Research

Glenn Richard
Janet L. Kaczmarek

SUSB

Poster

Basement Geology of the Long Island Sound based on the lithology of erratics on the Stony Brook Campus

As part of my poster presentation there will be 20 minute field trips
at 12:30 p.m., 2:15 p.m. and 3:45 p.m. to investigate the shape, roundness
 and lithology of  boulders near the ESS building. Meet at the entrance 
to the ESS Lecture Hall, room 001, if you wish to participate.

Waldemar Pacholik

Central Islip HS
SUSB

Poster

The Cliffs at Caumsett State Park

Gloria Mandell

SUSB 

Poster

First Steps at the Ground Penetrating Radar Mapping of the Shallow Subsurface Geology, Hither Hills, Eastern Long Island

Elliot C. Klein
Francis  D. Winslow III
Dan M. Davis
William E. Holt

SUSB

Poster

Using Ground Penetrating Radar to Characterize Geological Environments
 of the Shallow Subsurface on Long Island, New York

Francis D. Winslow III
Elliot C. Klein
Dan M. Davis 

SUSB

Poster

Erosion Criterion Applied to a Shoreline Adjacent to a Coastal Inlet 

Brian Batten
Henry Bokuniewicz

SUSB

Poster

Numerical prediction of natural sediment bypass-partitioning at Moriches Inlet 

Frank S. Buonaiuto  
Daniel C. Conley
Henry Bokuniewicz

SUSB

Poster

Insight into the Sediment Budget for the Jones Beach Area on the South Shore of Long Island from Long Range Beach Profiles

Linda Selvaggio
Diane Donner
Daniel Conley

SUSB

Poster

Benthic Morphology of the Hudson River as Revealed by Multibeam Sonar

Vicki Lynn Ferrini
Roger D. Flood
JoAnn Thissen
Henry Bokuniewicz

SUSB

Poster

Surface Sediment Characteristics in the Hudson River between Kingston and New Baltimore, New York

JoAnn Thissen
Henry Bokuniewicz
Vicki Lynn Ferrini
Roger D. Flood

SUSB

Poster

Zeta Potentials of Long Island Aquifer Material

Alysa N Suero

SUSB

Poster

Seismological Analysis and the Effect of Earthquakes in the  New York Vicinity and Long Island

Krista Pasfield

Smithtown HS
Student

Poster

Polygonum Cuspidatum: Geobotanical Constraints on Range Expansion

Audra Selvaggio

Smithtown HS
Student

Poster

Hudsonia, sp.: Eolian and Sedimentary Interrelationships

Danielle Tommaso

Mount Sinai HS
Student

 

Registration fee is $5 until April 11.
The on-site registration fee is $10
You may choose to purchase lunch for $8.
Lunch is not an option if you register after April 11.
There are places on campus to buy lunch.
All abstracts are on the web www.geo.sunysb.edu/lig

No telephone registrations accepted!
No confirmations will be sent!

Phone: 516 632 8535; Fax: 516 632 8240
e-mail: Gilbert.Hanson@sunysb.edu

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S.U.N.Y.
Stony Brook, NY 11794-2100

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DIRECTIONS TO SUNY Stony Brook and ESS BUILDING

From exit 62 of the Long Island Expressway (LIE, I-495) follow Nicolls Road (Route 97) north for nine miles. Pass the South and Main entrances to the University.

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