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Special Sessions
Sponsored by the Geomorphology Specialty Group
Association of American Geographers 103rd Annual Meeting
San Francisco, California, April 17-21.

Aeolian Geomorphology I

Paper Session 1344
Tuesday, 4/17/07, from 12:00 PM - 1:40 PM

Sponsorship(s):

Coastal and Marine Specialty Group
Geomorphology Specialty Group

Organizer(s):

Jean Taylor Ellis - Texas A&M University
Paul A. Gares - East Carolina University

Chair(s):

Paul A. Gares - East Carolina University

Abstract(s):

  • 12:00 PM Author(s):
    *Patrick P Pease - University of Northern Iowa
    Paul Gares - East Carolina University
    Abstract Title: Air flow transformations associated with the onshore movement of wind: a field experiment at Jockey's Ridge State Park, North Carolina, USA.


  • 12:20 PM Author(s):
    *Irene Delgado-Fernandez - University of Guelph
    Robin Davidson-Arnott - University of Guelph
    Abstract Title: Vertical Distribution of Aeolian Sand Transport on Beaches.


  • 12:40 PM Author(s):
    *Graziela Miot da Silva - Louisiana State University
    Abstract Title: Foredune Vegetation Patterns and Longshore Environmental Gradients.


  • 1:00 PM Author(s):
    *Valdez Andrew - National Park Service
    Abstract Title: Physical Processes that Control the Development of the Great Sand Dunes Aeolian System, Colorado, USA and their role in the management of Great Sand Dunes National Park.


  • 1:20 PM Author(s):
    *Haim Tsoar - Ben Gurion University of The Negev
    Noam Levin - Ben Gurion University of The Negev
    Abstract Title: The Effect of Climate Change on the Mobility and Stability of Coastal Sand Dunes in NE Brazil.



Session Description: This series of three special paper sessions are co-sponsored by the Coastal and Marine Geography (CoMa) and Geomorphology specialty groups. The research presented in the paper sessions cover a broad spectrum of spatial and temporal scales within aeolian geomorphology.

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