St. John's 2012
Technical Program

Tuesday Morning, 29 May /
Mardi matin, le 29 mai

SY1:  Collision tectonics and terranes:  The Appalachian-Caledonian symposium is a celebration of the career of Hank Williams  (Part V)
Sponsored by / Parrainé par:  Department of Natural Resources, Newfoundland and Labrador
Organizers / Organisateurs:  Cees van Staal, Stephen Johnston, Dennis Brown, and John Waldron
Room / Salle:  Salon D
Chairs / Présidents:  John Waldron (University of Alberta, Edmonton) and Stephen Johnston (University of Victoria, BC)

Time Authors / Title

White, C.E.* and Barr, S.M.  The pre-Carboniferous geology of northern mainland Nova Scotia, Canada:  A revised interpretation of part of Avalonia in the northern Appalachian orogen


Hodych, J.P.* and Buchan, K.L.  Paleolatitude of West Avalonia from paleomagnetism of ca. 600 Ma volcanic rocks of the Harbour Main Group near Colliers, Avalon Peninsula of Newfoundland


Pothier, H.D.*, Waldron, J.W.F., Schofield, D.I., DuFrane, S.A., Barr, S.M. and White, C.E.  Cambrian-Ordovician successions and detrital zircon geochronology of North Wales and Nova Scotia:  Terrane interactions between Ganderia and Megumia


Archibald, D.B.*, Barr, S.M., Murphy, J.B., White, C.E., Escarraga, E.A., Hamilton, M.A., MacFarlane, C.R.M. and MacHattie, T.G.  Field relations, petrology, and tectonic setting of the Ordovician West Barneys River plutonic suite, southern Antigonish Highlands, Nova Scotia, Canada

9:50 Refreshment Break


MacHattie, T.G.*, Murphy, J.B., White, C. and McFarlane, C.  Tectonomagmatic history of the eastern Cobequid Highlands of Nova Scotia:  Implications for Avalonian lithospheric evolution and correlations within the Appalachian orogen


Ibanez-Mejia, M.*, Gehrels, G.E., Ruiz, J., Mora, A.R., Cardona, A., Valencia, V.A., Urbani, F. and Pepper, M.B.  Proterozoic to Paleozoic U-Pb and Lu-Hf zircon signatures of the northern South American margin:  Implications for the tracing of Amazonian-derived terranes within the Appalachian/Variscan peri-Gondwanan realms

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