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

Saturday April 22, 2006

Earth and Space Sciences Building, Stony Brook University

Registration is free except for teachers or professionals
desiring 7.5 contact hours toward in-service credit.

 

Those wishing to receive in-service credit for attending the Conference
must register at conference site before 9 a.m. and pay a registration fee of $10.

Bring your lunch or buy it at on-campus eateries!
For example, the Student Activities Center Cafeteria near the ESS Building
or the Jasmine Food Court in the Charles B. Wang Center


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Companies, agencies, schools, universities and colleges are encouraged
to display promotional or informational material at the conference at no cost.
Inform us by April 18, 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

1:15 p.m.

Oral presentations

2:15 p.m.

Coffee, View Posters, Visit Labs, Field Trips

2:45 p.m.

Oral Presentations

4:00 p.m.

 Field Trip on "Use of Tunnel Valleys as Recharge Basins"

 

Field Trips and Lab Tours

 

Leaders

Meet 

12:45 p.m.

2:15 p.m.

4:00 p.m.

Isotope Lab Tour

Troy Rasbury

317

X

 

 

Long Island DEM
Field Trip

Bret Bennington

331

X

 

 

Boulder Field Trip

Wal Pacholik

 001

 

X

 

Soil Water Field Trip

Sunny Xu

001

 

X

 

Recharge Basin Field Trip

Gil Hanson &

Nick Kilb

001

 

 

X

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

 

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

There is a link to the abstract on the title.

Oral Presentations will be in the the Lecture Hall (ESS 001) Earth and Space Sciences Building

Poster Presentation will be in the First Floor Lobby of the  Earth and Space Sciences Building

Time

Title

Authors

8:30
 a.m.

Registration, Coffee, View Posters

 

9:00

Introduction

G.N. Hanson

9:05

Seabed Morphology off Southern Long Island: Studies of Artificial Reefs and Implications for Wind Farms

J. Kinney
R. Flood

9:20

The Sedimentary History of a Backbarrier Lagoon and Its Influence on Mollusk Community Distribution

 

P.V. LoCicero,
S.L. Goodbred, Jr.

R. Cerrato1

9:35

Rock Stress Measurement in Manhattan, New York

C. Snee

9:50

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

 

10:30 

Coffee and View Posters

 

 

A special session on the Lloyd Aquifer

H. Bokuniewicz

11:00

Summary of USGS Hydrogeologic Investigations of the Lloyd Aquifer on Long Island, New York

A. Chu

11:15

Hydrogeology and Extent of Saltwater Intrusion of the Lloyd Aquifer in Northern Nassau County, New York

F. Stumm

11:30

Implementation of New York State’s Source Water Assessment Program in Nassau and Suffolk Counties

D. O'Rourke
M.A. Taylor

11:45

Overview of Lloyd Aquifer Representation in Nassau and Suffolk County Groundwater Models

M.A. Taylor
D. O'Rourke

12:00

Lunch, View Posters

 

12:45
p.m.

View Posters, Field Trips

 

1:15

Late Pleistocene-Holocene Changes in Provenance of NY-NJ Continental Margin Sediments Reveal Deglaciation History of the Laurentide Ice Sheet

C.A. Hartin 
C.M.G. McHugh
N.G. Hemming
D. Breger

1:30

Evidence for Multiple Glacial Advances and Ice Loading From a Buried Valley in Southern Manhattan

C.J. Moss
C. Merguerian

1:45

Orchard Beach Ultramafic Erratics – Where Are They From?

N.E. Cherukupalli
C. Merguerian

2:00

Structural Implications of Walloomsac and Hartland Rocks Displayed by Borings in Southern Manhattan

C. Merguerian
C.J. Moss

2:15

View Posters, Field Trips, Lab Tours

 

2:45

The morphology and evolution of the most downwind of the parabolic "Walking Dunes" in Napeaque, New York

M. DiPalmo
D.M. Davis

3:00

Understanding Global Environmental Trends in Local Wetland Settings

 

A.S. Kolker
S. L. Goobred
J.K. Cochran
S. Hameed
F. Mushacke
R. C. Aller

3:15

Temporal and Spatial Changes in Copper Speciation in the Long Island Sound: Effect of Water Temperature and Dissolved Oxygen Levels

A.J. Beck
S.A. Sanudo-Wilhelmy

 

 

 

4:00

Field Trip

 

 

 

 

Poster

Measuring the Retreat Velocity of the Laurentide Ice Sheet by Cosmogenic Nuclides?  10Be Dating of Glacial Features in New York's lower Hudson Valley

M. A. Kelly1
R. Steinberg2
J. M. Schaefer1
R. Schwartz1
V. Rinterknecht1
G. Balco3

Poster

Geochemistry of a sewage plume

X. Xuan
G.N. Hanson

Poster

Evidence for permafrost in an exposed section on the Stony Brook University Campus

V. Kundic
G.N. Hanson

Poster

A Study of Erratics on the Ronkonkoma Moraine in Eastport, Long Island

D. Starbuck-Ribaudo
W. Corbett
A.M. Fishwick

Poster

More Evidence of Till South of the Ronkonkoma Moraine

K. Schmitt

Poster

Application of Advanced Surface and Borehole Geophysical Methods to Environmental and Engineering Problems on Long Island and Manhattan

F. Stumm
A. Chu

Poster

Identifying Sources of Perchlorate in Ground Water, Suffolk County, NY – Project Plans and Some Preliminary Research

I Abbene

Poster

The third chapter in a story about turfgrass nitrate leaching

J. Munster
G.N. Hanson
H. Bokuniewicz

Poster

Subglacial Tectonics and Tunnel Valley at Hither Hills: Evidence from GPR Studies

M. Cangelosi
D.M. Davis
K.T. Goetz

Abstract
Only

Models of ponding in two flooded recharge basins

N. Kilb

For further information e-mail to mailto:gilbert.hanson@sunysb.edu

Tel.: 631 632 8210

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