Publications

Papers, Book Chapters and Published Abstracts of John H. Whitmore, PhD

  • Ross, M.R., Hoesch, W.A., Austin, S.A., Whitmore, J.H. and Clarey, T.L. 2010. Garden of the Gods at Colorado Springs: Paleozoic and Mesozoic sedimentation and tectonics. In Morgan, L.A., and Quane, S.L., eds., Through the Generations: Geologic and Anthropogenic Field Excursions in the Rocky Mountains from Modern to Ancient: Geological Society of America Field Guide 18, p. 77–93. I wrote the Lyons Sandstone portion of this paper, p. 84-88.

  • Whitmore, J.H. and Strom, R. 2010. Sand injectites at the base of the Coconino Sandstone, Grand Canyon, Arizona, Sedimentary Geology, v. 230, p. 46-59.

  • Whitmore, J.H. 2009. Fossil Preservation, in: M.J. Oard and J.K. Reed (eds.), Rock Solid Answers, Master Books, Green Forest, AR, p. 231-244.

  • Whitmore, J.H. 2009. Modern and Ancient Reefs, in: M.J. Oard and J.K. Reed (eds.), Rock Solid Answers, Master Books, Green Forest, AR, p. 149-166.

  • Whitmore, J.H. 2009. Do Mud Cracks Indicate Multiple Droughts During the Flood?, in: M.J. Oard and J.K. Reed (eds.), Rock Solid Answers, Master Books, Green Forest, AR, p. 167-183.

  • Whitmore, J.H. 2008. Continuing Catastrophes. Answers 3(4): 70-72.

  • Whitmore, J.H. and Wise, K.P. 2008. Rapid and Early post-Flood Mammalian Diversification Evidenced in the Green River Formation. In A.A. Snelling (editor), Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Creationism, Creation Science Fellowship, Pittsburgh, PA and Institute for Creation Research, Dallas, TX, p. 449-457.

  • Whitmore, J.H. and Garner, P. 2008. Using Suites of Criteria to Recognize pre-Flood, Flood, and post-Flood Strata in the Rock Record with Application to Wyoming (USA). In A.A. Snelling (editor), Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Creationism, Creation Science Fellowship, Pittsburgh, PA and Institute for Creation Research, Dallas, TX, p. 425-448.

  • Whitmore, J.H. 2008. Aren't millions of years required for geological processes?, in K. Ham, ed., The New Answers Book 2, Master Books, Green Forest, AR, p. 229-244.

  • Whitmore, J.H. 2007. Should fragile shells be common in the fossil record? Answers 2(2):78-81.

  • Oard, M. J., and Whitmore, J. H. 2006. The Green River Formation of the west-central United States: Flood or post-Flood?: Journal of Creation, v. 20, no. 1, p. 46-49.

  • Whitmore, J. H. 2006. The Green River Formation: A large post-Flood lake system: Journal of Creation, v. 20, no. 1, p. 55-63.

  • Whitmore, J. H. 2006. The geologic setting of the Green River Formation: Journal of Creation, v. 20, no. 1, p. 72-78.

  • Whitmore, J. H. 2006. Difficulties with a Flood model for the Green River Formation: Journal of Creation, v. 20, no. 1, p. 81-85.

  • Whitmore, J. H. 2006. Exploding Fish: Answers, v. 1, no. 2, p. 27-31.

  • Whitmore, J. H., 2005, Origin and significance of sand-filled cracks and other features near the base of the Coconino Sandstone, Grand Canyon, USA: Creation Research Society Quarterly, v. 42, no. 3, p. 163-180.

  • Woodmorappe, J. and Whitmore, J.H. 2004. Field study of purported hardgrounds of the Cincinnatian, TJ 18(3), p. 82-92.

  • Whitmore, J.H. 1990. The Hartford Basin of Central Connecticut: Multiple Evidences of Catastrophism, in Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Creationism, Vol. II, Walsh, R.E., and Brooks, C.L., eds., Creation Science Fellowship, Pittsburgh, PA, p. 317-326.

  • Davis, B.A., Liston, M.A. and Whitmore, J.H. 1998. The Great Alaskan Dinosaur Adventure, Master Books, Green Forest, AR, 137 p. This is a true adventure story based on the journal I kept while in Alaska in 1994. The book is in its third printing.

  • Garner, P.A. and Whitmore, J.H. 2011. What do we know about marine sand waves? A review of their occurrence, morphology and structure. GSA Abstracts with Programs, v. 43(5), p. 596.

  • Emery, M., Maithel, S., and Whitmore, J.H. 2011. Can compaction account for lower-than-expected cross-bed dips in the Coconino Sandstone (Permian), Arizona? GSA Abstracts with Programs, v. 43(5), p.430.

  • Whitmore, J.H., Forsythe, G., Strom, R., and Garner, P. 2011. Unusual bedding styles for the Coconino Sandstone (Permian), Arizona. GSA Abstracts with Programs, v. 43(5), p. 433.

  • Whitmore, J.H., Forsythe, G., Strom, R., and Garner, P. 2011. New Finds in the Coconino Sandstone, Arizona. Journal of the Creation Theology and Science Series C: Earth Sciences, v. 1, p. 8.

  • Whitmore, J.H. and Strom, R. 2010. Textural trends in the Coconino Sandstone, central and northern Arizona, USA. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 42, No. 5, p. 428.

  • Cheung, S., Strom, R. and Whitmore, J.H. 2010. Widespread dolomite in the Coconino Sandstone, Arizona, USA. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 42, No. 5, p. 108-109.

  • Cheung, S., Strom, R., Whitmore, J.H. 2010. Persistence of Dolomite in the Coconino Sandstone, Northern and Central Arizona. In Proceedings of the Fourth Conference on Creation Geology (http://cedarville.edu/geologyconference), T. Cleary (editor), p. 2.

  • Whitmore, J.H. and Strom, R. 2010. Clay content: A simple criterion for the identification of fossil desiccation cracks? In Proceedings of the Fourth Conference on Creation Geology (http://cedarville.edu/geologyconference), T. Cleary (editor), p. 8.

  • Whitmore, J.H. 2010. Preliminary report and significance of grain size sorting in modern eolian sands. in Proceedings of the Fourth Conference on Creation Geology (http://cedarville.edu/geologyconference), T. Cleary (editor), p. 8-9.

  • Whitmore, J.H. and Maithel, S. 2010. Preliminary report on sorting and rounding in the Coconino Sandstone. in Proceedings of the Fourth Conference on Creation Geology (http://cedarville.edu/geologyconference), T. Cleary (editor), p. 9-10.

  • Whitmore, J.H. and Strom, R. 2009. Petrographic Analysis of the Coconino Sandstone, Northern and Central Arizona. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 41, No. 7, p. 122.

  • Cheung, S., Strom, R. Whitmore, J.H., and Garner, P. 2009. Occurrence of dolomite beds, clasts, ooids and unidentified microfossils in the Coconino Sandstone, Northern, Arizona. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 41, No. 7, p. 119.

  • Baechtle, K. and Whitmore, J.H. 2009. Characterization of Sand in the Nebraska Sandhills. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 41, No. 7, p. 119.

  • Whitmore, J.H., Strom, R., and Faulkner, D. 2009. A Preliminary Hypothesis for the Origin of the Carolina Sandhills, Creation Research Society Conference, Lancaster, South Carolina.

  • Whitmore, J.H. and Strom, R. 2009. Persistence and significance of micas in the Coconino Sandstone, northern Arizona, in Proceedings of the Third Conference on Creation Geology (http://cedarville.edu/geologyconference), T. Cleary (editor).

  • Cheung, S., Strom, R., and Whitmore, J.H. 2009. Persistence of dolomite in the Coconino Sandstone, northern Arizona, in Proceedings of the Third Conference on Creation Geology (http://cedarville.edu/geologyconference), T. Cleary (editor).

  • Whitmore, J.H. and Strom, R. 2008. Aqueous Facies Transitions within the Coconino Sandstone, Arizona, in Proceedings of the Second Conference on Creation Geology (http://cedarville.edu/geologyconference), T. Cleary (editor), p. 10-11.

  • Whitmore, J.H. 2007. Creationist Solutions to the "Reef Problem," in Proceedings of the First Conference on Creation Geology (http://cedarville.edu/geologyconference), J.H. Whitmore and A.R. Hutchison (editors): Creation Research Science Education Foundation, Columbus, Ohio, p. 10-11.

  • Whitmore, J.H. 2007. The Prospect of a New B.S. Geology Major at Cedarville University, in Proceedings of the First Conference on Creation Geology (http://cedarville.edu/geologyconference), J.H. Whitmore and A.R. Hutchison (editors): Creation Research Science Education Foundation, Columbus, Ohio, p. 20-21.

  • Whitmore, J.H. 2007. Creationist Flood Geology in the Grand Canyon, in Proceedings of the First Conference on Creation Geology (http://cedarville.edu/geologyconference), J.H. Whitmore and A.R. Hutchison (editors): Creation Research Science Education Foundation, Columbus, Ohio, p. 42-43.

  • Whitmore, J.H., and Wise, K.P. 2006. The Green River Formation and Post-Flood Diversification: Occasional Papers of the BSG, v. 8, p. 11.

  • Whitmore, J.H. and Strom, R. 2005. Sandstone Clast Breccias, Homogenized Sand, and Sand Intrusions: Evidence of Substratal Liquefaction in the Basal Coconino Sandstone (Permian), Grand Canyon, Arizona, in Abstracts with Programs, 2005 Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Salt Lake City, v. 37(7), p. 440.

  • Whitmore, J.H. 2004. An Alternative to the Mud Crack Origin for Sand-Filled Cracks at the Base of the Coconino Sandstone, Grand Canyon, Arizona, in Abstracts with Programs, 2004 Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Denver, v. 36(5), p. 55.

  • Whitmore, J.H. and Brand, L. 2003. A Novel Method to Determine Relative Lake Depth Using Vertical and Lateral Trends in Fish Taphonomy (Green River Formation, Fossil Butte Member, Wyoming), in Abstracts with Programs, 2003 Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Seattle, v. 35(6), p. 105.

  • Whitmore, J.H., Brand, L., and Buchheim, H.P. 2002. Implications of Modern Fish Taphonomy for the Preservation States and Depositional Environments of Fossil Fish, Fossil Butte Member, Green River Formation, Southwestern Wyoming, in Abstracts with Programs, 2002 Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Denver, v. 34(6), p. 556.

  • Whitmore, J.H. 2001. Net Based Fossil Identification for Common Fossils from the Cincinnatian (Upper Ordovician) of Southwestern Ohio, in Abstracts with Programs, 2001 Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Boston, v. 33(6), p. A-242.

  • Whitmore, J.H. and Peters, R.A. 1999. Reconnaissance Study of the Contact Between the Hermit Formation and the Coconino Sandstone, Grand Canyon, Arizona, in Abstracts with Programs, 1999 Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America, Denver, v. 31(7), p. A-235.