Great Lakes Geologic Mapping Coalition
Annual Science Meeting
January 9–12, 2012
Champaign, Illinois

Where:  I-Hotel and Conference Center
1900 South First Street
Champaign, IL 61820
Hotel: 217.819.5000
Group:  USGS Great Lakes Coalition

AGENDA

Monday, Jan. 9
Optional–Bring your data to the Illinois State Geological Survey 3-D Visualization and GeoVisionary lab Arrange with Don Keefer–ISGS, data to Don by Dec. 20.
   
Tuesday, Jan. 10
Where:  I Hotel - Lincoln Room  
8:00
Put Up Posters/Maps  
8:30
Welcome, introductions, and purpose Kevin Kincare, USGS
8:40
Ontario Geological Survey Abigail Burt, MNDMF
9:10
Ontario Geological Survey Andy Bajc, MNDMF
9:40
GIS tools and scripts for geologic mapping Jennifer Carrell, ISGS
10:10
Getting maps out there, Google Earth KML Group Discussion
10:30
Break  
11:00
Revised ice-margin positions in northwestern lower Michigan Kevin Kincare, USGS
11:30
Ice-walled lake plains, deglacial chronology, Kankakee Brandon Curry, ISGS
12:00
Lunch  
1:30
3-D groundwater modeling in northeastern Indiana Sally Letsinger, IGS
2:00
Deformation of glacial deposits Brian Bird, NYSGS
2:30
New (and old) Topo PDFs from the USGS and LiDAR update Don Lumen, ISGS
3:30
Break  
4:00
Bedrock topography and glacial thickness in the UP
of Michigan
John Esch, MGS
4:30
Upcoming Hill visits, new budget, revised management Kevin Kincare, USGS;
Dick Berg, ISGS
5:00
NC GSA-2013 at Western Michigan University–Proposal for Coalition Glacial Mapping Symposium Al Kehew, MGS; all
5:30
Adjourn  
 
   
Wednesday, Jan. 11
Recent Progress & 3D Geologic Mapping I Hotel - Lincoln Room
8:30
Housekeeping–the day's plans   Kevin Kincare
8:45
Illinois State Geological Survey Mike Barnhardt, Don Keefer
9:00
Indiana Geological Survey Mike Prentice
9:15
Michigan Geological Survey Al Kehew
9:30
Minnesota Geological Survey Gary Meyer
9:45
New York State Geological Survey Andy Kozlowski
10:00
Break  
10:30
Ohio Geological Survey Mike Angle
10:45
Pennsylvania Geological Survey Gary Fleeger
11:00
Wisconsin Geological Survey Eric Carson
11:15
U.S. Geological Survey Kevin Kincare
11:30
New grant procedures Kevin Kincare
11:45
Discussion of Wisconsin ice margin project Eric Carson/Steve Brown
12:00
Lunch/Adjourn main meeting  
1:30
Technical team meeting at ISGS conference room  Kevin Kincare–USGS
5:30
Adjourn  
 
   
Thursday, Jan. 12
   
8:30
Technical team budget meeting at ISGS conference room  
 
It's not over 'til it's over  
 
   

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