Evolution of Groundwater Hydrochemistry and Isotope Composition in Arid and Semi-arid Zones Posters

Thursday, 18 December 2014: 1:40 PM-6:00 PM
Chairs:  Grzegorz Skrzypek, University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia and Shawan Dogramaci, Rio Tinto Iron Ore, Perth, WA, Australia
Primary Conveners:  Grzegorz Skrzypek, University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia
Co-conveners:  Shawan Dogramaci, Rio Tinto Iron Ore, Perth, WA, Australia and Pauline F Grierson, University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia
OSPA Liaisons:  Shawan Dogramaci, Rio Tinto Iron Ore, Perth, WA, Australia

Abstracts Submitted to this Session:

Water Balance of Lakes in the Continental Arctic: An Arid Zone Case Study
John J Gibson1,2, Yi YI1,2 and S Jean Birks2,3, (1)Alberta Innovates-Technology Futures, Victoria, BC, Canada, (2)University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada, (3)Alberta Innovates-Technology Futures, Calgary, AB, Canada
Application of 129I/127I Ratios in Groundwater Studies Conducted at Los Alamos National Laboratory, New Mexico
Patrick Longmire, Michael Dale, Kim Granzow and Stephen Michael Yanicak, New Mexico Envionment Department, 1183 Diamond Drive, Suite B, Los Alamos, New Mexico 87544, NM, United States
Constraints in calculations of evaporative losses in arid climates using the stable isotope composition of water
Grzegorz Skrzypek1, Adam Mydlowski2, Shawan Dogramaci3, Paul Hedley3, John J Gibson4 and Pauline F Grierson1, (1)University of Western Australia, Crawley, WA, Australia, (2)Polish Geological Institute – National Research Institute, Wroclaw, Poland, (3)Rio Tinto Iron Ore, Perth, WA, Australia, (4)University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada
Imported Versus Local Water Sources? Origins of Stream Flows at the Wildlands/Urban Interface in Suburban Parts of Southern California
Barry J Hibbs1, John W Scott2 and Yola Wong1, (1)California State University Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, United States, (2)University of Illinois, Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, Champaign, IL, United States
Identifying the Source and Generation of Thermal Groundwaters based on Stable Isotopes and Rare Earths – the Case of the Lower Yarmouk Gorge Artesian Wells.
Christian Siebert1, Peter Möller2, Fabien Magri2, Sabine Kraushaar1, Peter Dulski2, Joseph Guttman3 and Tino Rödiger1, (1)Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research UFZ Halle, Halle, Germany, (2)Helmholtz Centre Potsdam GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Potsdam, Germany, (3)Mekorot Co. Ltd, Tel Aviv, Israel
Groundwater Sources in a Desert Watershed (Tule Basin, Nevada) - Estimates of Recharge and Interbasin Flow from Groundwater 14C Patterns and Deviations from a Local Paleoclimate Archive
Benjamin Hagedorn, California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, CA, United States and Greg L Bushner, Vidler Water Company, Carson City, United States
Tracing Recharge Sources and Salinization Processes of the Quaternary Aquifer Using Stable Isotopes and Hydrogeochemistry, South of the Ismailia Canal, Egypt
Mahmoud Mostafa AbdElRahim Mohamed Khalil and Tomochika Tokunaga, University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Japan
Sources and Relative Timing of Groundwater Recharge in Northwest India Using Environmental Isotopes
Shive Prakash Rai1, Suneel Kumar Joshi2, Rajiv Sinha2, Sanjeev Gupta3, Alexander Logan Densmore4, Yadhvir Singh Rawat1 and Shashank Shekhar5, (1)National Institute of Hydrology, Roorkee, India, (2)Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India, (3)Imperial College London, London, SW7, United Kingdom, (4)University of Durham, Durham, United Kingdom, (5)University of Delhi, Geology, Delhi, India
Groundwater changes in evaporating basins using gypsum crystals’ isotopic compositions
Emma Gatti1, David Bustos2, Abigail Allwood1 and Max L Coleman1, (1)NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States, (2)White Sands National Monument, Resource Program Manager, Holloman, NM, United States
Groundwater Recharge Processes Revealed By Multi-Tracers Approach in a Headwater, North China Plain
Koichi Sakakibara1, Maki Tsujimura1, Xianfang Song2 and Jie Zhang1, (1)University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan, (2)CAS Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijng, China
Recharge Regimes of the Saq Aquifer System, Saudi Arabia: Inferences from Geochemical and Isotopic Compositions
Abdou Abouelmagd1,2, Matthew F McCabe3, M. Clara Castro4, Mohamed Sultan5, Raghavendra B Jana1 and Samir Al-Mashharawi1, (1)King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, (2)Suez Canal University, Geology Department, Ismailia, Egypt, (3)King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Biological and Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, (4)Univ Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, United States, (5)Western Michigan Univ, Kalamazoo, MI, United States
Uranium and Strontium Isotopic Study of the Hydrology of the Alluvial Aquifer at the Rifle Former U Mine Tailings Site, Colorado
John Neil Christensen1, Alyssa E Shiel2, Mark E Conrad1, Kenneth Hurst Williams1, Wenming Dong1, Tetsu K Tokunaga1, Jiamin Wan1, Philip E Long1 and Susan S. Hubbard1, (1)Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, Berkeley, CA, United States, (2)Oregon State University, Geology, Corvallis, OR, United States
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