FIELD TRIPS

Five trips will take place on Wednesday, 26 March, before the meeting. They will leave from the Hyatt Regency entrance circle at 8:30 a.m. (except for trip 3, which leaves at 12:30 p.m.), and return in time for the 6 p.m. reception. There is also one trip scheduled for the day following the conclusion of the technical program, on Sunday, 30 March. Buffalo March weather can be unpredictable, so come prep ared for cold rain or snow. Field trips with fewer than 10 registrants may be cancelled. Fees include transportation, guidebook, and lunch for trips 1, 2, and 6. For additional field trip information, please contact the field trip leader(s) indicated below, or the field trip chair Bettina Martinez-Hackert.

Field Trip Registration is now closed.
Please contact the Field Trip leaders to inquire about space availability.

Premeeting

  1. Hydrodynamics of Niagara Falls and Lake Erie: Devonian Rocks and Shoreline Erosion.
    Full-day trip, Wed., 26 March.
    Marcus Bursik, SUNY-Buffalo, +1-716-645.6800 ext 3992.
    US$40 for professionals; US$30 for students. Lunch provided. Max.: 20.
  2. Silurian-Early Devonian Sequence Stratigraphy, Events, and Paleoenvironments of the Niagara Peninsula Area of New York and Adjacent Ontario, Canada.
    Full-day trip, Wed., 26 March.
    Carlton Brett, University of Cincinnati, +1-513-556-4556;
    Patrick McLaughlin, Robert Jacobi.
    US$40 for professionals; US$30 for students. Lunch provided. Max.: 30.
    Participants must have passports to cross into Canada.
  3. The Ontario Lobe in Western New York: A Reduced Role.
    Half-day trip, 12:30-6 p.m. Wed., 26 March.
    This trip has been canceled.
  4. A History of "Love Canal."
    Half-day trip, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Wed., 26 March.
    This trip has been canceled.
  5. Wind Power in Western New York: A Visit to Wind Farms in Natural and Urban Settings.
    Half-day trip, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Wed., 26 March.
    Karen Wehn, Buffalo State College, +1-716-878-6731.
    US$40 for professionals; US$30 for students. Pack a lunch. Max.: 20.

Postmeeting

  1. Middle and Upper Devonian Stratigraphy of Western New York.
    Full-day trip, Sun., 30 March.
    Joerg Maletz, SUNY-Buffalo, +1-716-645.6800 ext 3996.
    US$40 for professionals; US$30 for students. Lunch provided. Max.: 20.

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