November 2007

Two ISGS maps, two ISGS reports, three outside papers, and nine abstracts were published this month. Additionally, ten unpublished reports were completed and submitted to the Illinois Department of Transportation.

ISGS Publications

Dey, W.S., A.M. Davis, B.B. Curry, D.A. Keefer, and C.C. Abert, 2007, Kane County Water Resources Investigations—Final Report on Geologic Investigations: Illinois State Geological Survey, 114 p.

Fucciolo, Christine S., S.E. Benton, K.W. Carr, C.W. Knight, J.J. Miner, E.T. Plankell, G.E. Pociask, and B.J.R. Sperling, 2007, Annual Report for Active Wetland Compensation and Hydrologic Monitoring Sites, September 1, 2006 to September 1, 2007: Illinois State Geological Survey, Open File Series 2007-05, 194 p.

Nelson, W.J., 2007, Bedrock Geology of Welge Quadrangle, Randolph and Jackson Counties, Illinois: Illinois State Geological Survey, Illinois Geologic Quadrangle Map, IGQ Welge-BG, 2 sheets, 1:24,000, report, 3 p.

Seid, M.J., W.J. Nelson, and J.A. Devera, 2007, Bedrock Geology of Pomona Quadrangle, Jackson County, Illinois: Illinois State Geological Survey, Illinois Preliminary Geologic Map, IPGM Pomona-BG, 2 sheets, 1:24,000.

External Publications

Baricot, M., S.A. Dastgheib, J. Font, A. Fortuny, F. Stüber, C. Bengoa, A. Fabregat, L. Le Coq. Influence of Textural Properties and Iron Content on the Activated Carbon Performance for Catalytic Wet Air Oxidation of Phenol: European Congress of Chemical Engineering (ECCE-6), Copenhagen, 16-20 September 2007, Book of Abstracts, v. 2, p. 723-724.

Güneralp, I., B. L. Rhoads, A.C. Phillips, and G.E. Pociask, 2007, GIS-based Analysis of Aerial Photography to Evaluate the Response of Meandering Rivers to Human Modification: Examples from Illinois, USA: Abstracts with Program, Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Denver, Colorado, October 28-31, p. 106.

Hackley, K.C., S.V. Panno, W.R. Kelly, and H.H. Hwang, 2007, Sources and Fate of Nitrate in the Illinois River: Abstracts with Program, Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Denver, Colorado, October 28-31, p. 219.

Ismail, A., and N. Anderson, 2007, Near-Surface Characterization of a Geotechnical Site in North-east Missouri Using Shear-Wave Velocity Measurements: Near Surface Geophysics Journal, European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers, v. 6, 331-336.

Keefer, D.A., 2007, A Framework and Methods for Characterizing Uncertainty in Geologic Maps, in L.H. Thorleifson, R.C. Berg, and H.A.J. Russell, eds., Three-dimensional Geologic Mapping for Groundwater Applications: Minnesota Geological Survey, Open-File Report 07-4, p. 23-26.

Keefer, D.A., J.E. Carrell, D.I. Byers, and J.F. Thomason, 2007, Development of an Interactive 3-D Geologic Map: Abstracts with Program, Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Denver, Colorado, October 28-31, p. 119.

Keefer, D.A., J.E. Carrell, and J.F. Thomason, 2007, Evolution of the Geologic Map: Abstracts with Program, Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Denver, Colorado, October 28-31, p. 161.

Kontar, Y.A., 2007, Development of Operational System for Monitoring and Studying Groundwater Discharge and Seawater Intrusion in Coastal Zones, in P.K. Aggarwal, K.M. Kulkarni, P.P. Povinec, eds., Nuclear and Isotopic Techniques for the Characterisation of SGD in Coastal Zones: Springer, IAEA (in print).

McBride, J.H., H.E. Leetaru, W.R. Keach, and W.J. Nelson, 2007, Subtle Fault Detection and Mapping for Carbon Sequestration Assessment in the Illinois Basin: Abstracts with Program, Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Denver, Colorado, October 28-31, p. 470.

Panno, S.V., K.C. Hackley, W.R. Kelly, H.H. Hwang, 2007, Identification of the Sources of Chloride from Road Salt and Treated Waste Water in the Illinois River Using Halides: Abstracts with Program, Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Denver, Colorado, October 28-31, p. 113.

Paradis, J., C. Richardson, M. Rostam-Abadi, Y. Lu, and R. Chang, 2007, Impact of Fuel, Boiler Type, and Plant Configuration on Mercury Removal by Fly Ash: Abstracts of Air Quality VI, September 24, 2007, Arlington, Virginia.

Thomason, J.F., M.L. Barnhardt, and B.J. Stiff, 2007, 3-D Mapping of Glacigenic Deposits in North-East Illinois: Integrating Modeling and Visualization Software, Databases, and Drilling: Abstracts with Program, Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Denver, Colorado, October 28-31, p. 162.