Union

Full abstracts and co-authors will be available in early-October after abstracts are accepted and published on the Fall Meeting website.


U12A. What's the Big Deal about the Anthropocene?
Ninad R Bondre5, James P Syvitski2, Eduardo Brondizio3, Owen Gaffney4, Ninad R Bondre5, James P Syvitski2 and Ninad R Bondre5, (1)IGBP, Stockholm, Sweden(2)University of Colorado at Boulder, CSDMS/INSTAAR, Boulder, CO, United States(3)Indiana University Bloomington, Bloomington, IN, United States(4)Stockholm Resilience Centre/Future Earth, Stockholm, Sweden(5)Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Stockholm, Sweden
U13A. Reticent Researchers! Are We Failing Humanity?
James M Byrne1, Kent Peacock2, Leanne J Little1, Peter Sinclair3, Leanne J Little1, James M Byrne1, Kent Peacock2 and Leanne J Little1, (1)University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB, Canada(2)Univ of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, AB, Canada(3)Climate Denial Crock of the Week, Midland, MI, United States
U14A. Climate Literacy: Enabling Effective Climate Literacy through Collective Impact
Tamara S Ledley4, Frank Niepold III2, Catherine Carlton5, Tamara S Ledley4, Tamara S Ledley4 and Catherine Carlton5, (1)TERC, Cambridge, MA, United States(2)NOAA Washington DC, Washington, DC, United States(3)Institute at the Golden Gate, Sausalito, CA, United States(4)Technical Education Research Centers, Cambridge, MA, United States(5)Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy, San Francisco, CA, United States
U22A. Nowhere to Hide: The Explosion of Geodesy and Its Ongoing Transformation of the Earth Sciences
Adrian A Borsa1, R Steven Nerem2, R Steven Nerem2, Adrian A Borsa1 and Adrian A Borsa1, (1)Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA, United States(2)Univ of CO-Aerospace Egrg Sci, Boulder, CO, United States
U23A. Going, Going, Gone: Future Proofing the Twentieth Century Record of Our Science
Kerstin Lehnert4, Jens F Klump2, Lesley A Wyborn3, Kerstin Lehnert4, Lesley A Wyborn3 and Jens F Klump2, (1)Columbia University, Palisades, NY, UNITED STATES(2)CSIRO Earth Science and Resource Engineering Perth, Perth, WA, Australia(3)Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia(4)Lamont -Doherty Earth Observatory, Palisades, NY, United States
U24A. FRONTIERS IN GEOSYSTEMS: Deep Earth-Surface Interactions
Cin-Ty Lee1, Thorsten W Becker2, Janne Blichert-Toft3, Yusuke Yokoyama4, Cin-Ty Lee1, Cin-Ty Lee1 and Thorsten W Becker2, (1)Rice University, Houston, TX, United States(2)University of Southern California, Department of Earth Sciences, Los Angeles, CA, United States(3)Ecole Normale Supérieure Lyon, Laboratoire de Géologie de Lyon, Lyon, France(4)University of Tokyo, Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute, Bunkyo-ku, Japan
U32A. Soils in a Changing World: The NEXUS of Climate, Water, Ecosystems, and Food Systems
Jan W Hopmans1,2, Harry Vereecken3, Eric A Davidson5, Eric A Davidson5, Jan W Hopmans1,2 and Harry Vereecken3, (1)Soil Science Society of America, Madison, WI, United States(2)University of California Davis, Davis, CA, United States(3)Forschungszentrum Julich GmbH, Julich, Germany(4)University of Maryland Center (UMCES) for Environmental Science, Frostburg, MD, United States(5)University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science Appalachian Laboratory, Frostburg, MD, United States
U33A. The 25 April 2015 M7.8 Gorkha, Nepal, Earthquake Sequence: Lessons Learned
Ramesh P Singh1, Susan Elizabeth Hough3, Susan Elizabeth Hough3, Susan Elizabeth Hough3 and Ramesh P Singh1, (1)Chapman University, School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Orange, CA, United States(2)USGS Pasadena Field Office, Pasadena, CA, United States(3)USGS, Pasadena, CA, United States
U34A. Are We Ready to Observe the Next Large Volcanic Eruption?
Alan Robock1, Owen B Toon6, Paul A. Newman4, Anja Schmidt5, Paul A. Newman4, Owen B Toon6 and Alan Robock1, (1)Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, United States(2)LASP/ATOC, Boulder, CO, United States(3)University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States(4)NASA GSFC, Code 610, Greenbelt, MD, United States(5)University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom(6)Univ Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States
U41A. When and How Did Plate Tectonics Begin, What Came Before, and Why Is This Controversy Important for Understanding the Earth?
Robert J Stern1, Taras Gerya2, Stephan V. Sobolev3, Paul Tackley4, Taras Gerya2, Stephan V. Sobolev3 and Robert J Stern1, (1)Univ Texas Dallas, Richardson, TX, United States(2)ETH Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland(3)Helmholtz Centre Potsdam GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Potsdam, Germany(4)ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
U42A. Mountains without Permanent Snow and Ice: Current Impacts and Implications for the Future of Mountain Environments and Areas Downstream
Raymond S Bradley1, Lonnie G Thompson3, Lonnie G Thompson3, Raymond S Bradley1 and Lonnie G Thompson3, (1)Univ Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, United States(2)Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, United States(3)Ohio State University Main Campus, School of Earth Sciences, Columbus, OH, United States
U44A. Is Peak Oil Dead and What Does It Mean for Climate Change?
Asher Miller5, Warren J Wiscombe2, David Fridley3, James E Hansen4, Asher Miller5, Warren J Wiscombe2 and Asher Miller5, (1)Post Carbon Institute, Santa Rosa, CA, United States(2)NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, United States(3)Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, United States(4)Columbia University of New York, Palisades, NY, United States(5)Organization Not Listed, Washington, DC, United States
U51A. Innovative Community Software Schemes for the Geosciences: Models, Scripts, GIS Data Systems, Workflows, Collaboration Tools, and More...
Christopher Duffy1, Yolanda Gil2, Chris A Mattmann5, Scott Dale Peckham4, Scott Dale Peckham4, Christopher Duffy1, Chris A Mattmann5 and Christopher Duffy1, (1)The Pennsylvania State University, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University Park, PA, United States(2)Univ. of Southern California, Marina Del Rey, CA, United States(3)NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States(4)University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, United States(5)Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA, United States
U52A. The Concept and Conduct of Decadal Surveys and Strategies for Developing Research Priorities
Susan Roberts1, Michael Moloney4, Amanda C Staudt1, Arthur Charo3, Michael Moloney4, Susan Roberts1 and Deborah Glickson5, (1)National Research Council, Ottawa, ON, Canada(2)National Research Council, Washington, DC, United States(3)National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Washington, DC, United States(4)National Academy of Science, Washington, DC, United States(5)National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC, United States
U53A. New Horizons at Pluto-Charon: Results from the First Months of Data Return
William B McKinnon1, Catherine Olkin2, William B McKinnon1, William B McKinnon1 and Catherine Olkin2, (1)Washington University in St Louis, St. Louis, MO, United States(2)Southwest Research Institute Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States