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  Citation:
    Citation_Information:
      Originator: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) 
      Publication_Date: 20131029
      Title:
        Geological and Geophysical data of field activity A-1-93-GB
        in Prince William Sound, Yakutat Bay, and Glacier Bay,
        Alaska from 08/17/1993 to 09/03/1993
      Publication_Information:
        Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
        Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/gos/a-1-93-gb.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/a/a193gb/html/a-1-93-gb.meta.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      Appalachian State University. Chief Scientists: Ellen Cowan,
      Ross Powell. Geological and Geophysical data (7khz, Huntec,
      sidescansonar, pistoncore, gravitycore, VanVeengrab, GPS) of
      field activity A-1-93-GB in Prince William Sound, Yakutat
      Bay, and Glacier Bay, Alaska from 08/17/1993 to 09/03/1993,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/a/a193gb/html/a-1-93-gb.meta.html.

    Purpose:
      These data and information are intended for science
      researchers, students from elementary through
      college, policy makers, and general public.

    Supplemental_Information:

      Equipment Used -

      7khz                          bathymetry

      Huntec

      sidescansonar

      pistoncore                    Bentos piston corer

      gravitycore

      VanVeengrab

      GPS

      Publications -

      Cowan, Ellen A., Powell, Ross D., Carlson, Paul R., Kayen, Robert E., Cai, Jinkui, Seramur,

      Keith C., and Zellers, Sarah D., 1994, Cruise report; R/V Alpha Helix Cruise-173 to western Prince

      William Sound, Yakutat Bay, and Glacier Bay National Park, northeastern Gulf of Alaska,

      August 17-September 3, 1993: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 94-0258, 176 p.

Carlson, P.R., Cowan, E.A., Powell, R.D., and Cai, J., 1999, Growth of a post-Little Ice Age submarine fan, Glacier Bay, Alaska. Springer-Verlag, Geo-Marine Letters, 19, p. 227-236.
Similar information is available for thousands of other USGS/CMG-related Activities. If known, available are Activity-specific navigation, gravity, magnetics, bathymetry, seismic, and sampling data; track maps; and equipment information; as well as summary overviews, crew lists, and information about analog materials. If available, access to physical samples is described in the "WR CMG Sample Distribution Policy" at: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/main/sample-dist-policy.html Primary access to the USGS/CMG Information Bank's digital data, analog data, and metadata is provided through... http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/ This page accomodates a variety of search approaches (e.g., by platform, by region, by scientist, by equipment type, etc.). Time_Period_of_Content: Time_Period_Information: Range_of_Dates/Times: Beginning_Date: 19930817 Ending_Date: 19930903 Currentness_Reference: ground condition Status: Progress: Complete Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed Spatial_Domain: Bounding_Coordinates: West_Bounding_Coordinate: -137.59950 East_Bounding_Coordinate: -135.89283 North_Bounding_Coordinate: 59.08583 South_Bounding_Coordinate: 58.15867 Keywords: Theme: Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO 19115 Topic Category Theme_Keyword: geoscientificinformation Theme_Keyword: oceans Theme: Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS Theme: Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank Theme_Keyword: Marine Geology Place: Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank Place_Keyword: "Glacier Bay, AK" Place_Keyword: AK Place_Keyword: Eastern Gulf of Alaska Place_Keyword: Glacier Bay Place_Keyword: Glacier Bay, AK Place_Keyword: Prince William Sound, Yakutat Bay, and Glacier Bay, Alaska Place_Keyword: USA Access_Constraints: Physical materials are under controlled on-site access. If available, access to physical samples is described in the "WR CMG Sample Distribution Policy" at: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/main/sample-dist-policy.html Use_Constraints: Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as the source of this information. Physical materials are under controlled on-site access. Some USGS information accessed through this means may be preliminary in nature and presented without the approval of the Director of the USGS. This information is provided with the understanding that it is not guaranteed to be correct or complete and conclusions drawn from such information are the responsibility of the user. This information is not intended for navigational purposes. Any use of trade, firm, or product names is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Government. Point_of_Contact: Contact_Information: Contact_Organization_Primary: Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) Contact_Person: Clint Steele Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader Contact_Address: Address_Type: mailing and physical address Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road City: Menlo Park State_or_Province: CA Postal_Code: 94025-3561 Country: USA Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055 Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190 Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov Data_Set_Credit: Paul Carlson (Participating Scientist, USGS Western Region); Jinkui Cai (Postdoc Fellow, Northern Illinois University); Jenifer Clark (Undergraduate Student, Appalachian State University); Rafael Gutierrez (Undergraduate Student, Appalachian State University); Dave Hogg (Technician, USGS Western Region); Paul Jones (Marine Mammal Observer, Glacier Bay National Park); Rob Kayen (Participating Scientist, USGS Western Region); Christen Nall (Undergraduate Student, Appalachian State University); Keith Seramur (Adjunct Research Associate, Appalachian State University); Graham Standen (Operator Of Huntec, Geoforce Consultants, Nova Scotia); Sarah Zellers (Graduate Student, University Of Texas); Ellen Cowan (Chief Scientist, Appalachian State University); Ross Powell (Co-chief Scientist, Appalachian State University) Native_Data_Set_Environment: Digital, ASCII Cross_Reference: Citation_Information: Originator: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) Publication_Date: Unknown Title: USGS/CMG Information Bank Publication_Information: Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/ Other_Citation_Details: Cowan, Ellen A., Powell, Ross D., Carlson, Paul R., Kayen, Robert E., Cai, Jinkui, Seramur, Keith C., and Zellers, Sarah D., 1994, Cruise report; R/V Alpha Helix Cruise-173 to western Prince William Sound, Yakutat Bay, and Glacier Bay National Park, northeastern Gulf of Alaska, August 17-September 3, 1993: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 94-0258, 176 p. Carlson, P.R., Cowan, E.A., Powell, R.D., and Cai, J., 1999, Growth of a post-Little Ice Age submarine fan, Glacier Bay, Alaska. Springer-Verlag, Geo-Marine Letters, 19, p. 227-236. Data_Quality_Information: Attribute_Accuracy: Attribute_Accuracy_Report: Identified as best available version. Logical_Consistency_Report: Unspecified Completeness_Report: Start and end date/times of data >Navigation Data (a-1-93-gb.053 [SINS]) >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST YYYYMMDDHHMMSST >199308270733300 199308270733300 >199308270747330 199308271437000 >199308271509320 199308272029000 >199308280501310 199308311925330 >199309010209310 199309011454000 >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST YYYYMMDDHHMMSST Positional_Accuracy: Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy: Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Report: Unspecified Vertical_Positional_Accuracy: Vertical_Positional_Accuracy_Report: Unspecified Lineage: Process_Step: Process_Description: Navigation Data Unknown Process_Date: 20061018 Process_Contact: Contact_Information: Contact_Organization_Primary: Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) Contact_Person: Clint Steele Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader Contact_Address: Address_Type: mailing and physical address Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road City: Menlo Park State_or_Province: CA Postal_Code: 94025-3561 Country: USA Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055 Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190 Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov Spatial_Data_Organization_Information: Indirect_Spatial_Reference: Prince William Sound, Yakutat Bay, and Glacier Bay, Alaska Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method: Point Point_and_Vector_Object_Information: SDTS_Terms_Description: SDTS_Point_and_Vector_Object_Type: Point Spatial_Reference_Information: Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition: Geographic: Latitude_Resolution: 0.00001 Longitude_Resolution: 0.00001 Geographic_Coordinate_Units: Decimal degrees Geodetic_Model: Horizontal_Datum_Name: North American Datum of 1983 Ellipsoid_Name: Geodetic Reference System 80 Semi-major_Axis: 6378137 Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio: 298.257 Vertical_Coordinate_System_Definition: Depth_System_Definition: Depth_Datum_Name: Local surface Depth_Resolution: 0.1 Depth_Distance_Units: meters Depth_Encoding_Method: Attribute values Entity_and_Attribute_Information: Overview_Description: Entity_and_Attribute_Overview: Navigation with Time Stamp Overview_Description: Entity_and_Attribute_Overview: Samples with Time Stamp Entity_and_Attribute_Detail_Citation: "time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs" >Mnemonic: "(Year, DayOfYear, UTCHour, Min, Sec, Tenths, Lat, Long, ActivityID, EquipmentType, Depth, DepthUnits, Line, Station, Roll, Comments) [DAPS]" >FORTRAN format: "(Year, DayOfYear, UTCHour, Min, Sec, Tenths, Hundredths, Lat, Long, ActivityID, EquipmentType, Depth, DepthUnits, Line, Station, Roll, Comments) [DAPX]" >C format: "(i4.4, i3.3, 3i2.2, i1.1, t16, f9.5, t26, f10.5, t37, a, t45, a24, t70, f6.1, t78, a1, t80, a9, t90, a9, t100, a9, t110, a) [DAPS]" >Naming: .onoff.GRAV_EQUIPMENT_TYPE Distribution_Information: Distributor: Contact_Information: Contact_Organization_Primary: Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) Contact_Person: Clint Steele Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader Contact_Address: Address_Type: mailing and physical address Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road City: Menlo Park State_or_Province: CA Postal_Code: 94025-3561 Country: USA Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055 Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190 Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov Resource_Description: Downloadable Data A-1-93-GB data set Distribution_Liability: Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as the source of this information. Physical materials are under controlled on-site access. Some USGS information accessed through this means may be preliminary in nature and presented without the approval of the Director of the USGS. This information is provided with the understanding that it is not guaranteed to be correct or complete and conclusions drawn from such information are the responsibility of the user. This information is not intended for navigational purposes. Any use of trade, firm, or product names is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Government. Standard_Order_Process: Digital_Form: Digital_Transfer_Information: Format_Name: ASCII File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied Transfer_Size: 0.4 Digital_Transfer_Option: Online_Option: Computer_Contact_Information: Network_Address: Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/a/a193gb/html/a-1-93-gb.nav.html Fees: None Metadata_Reference_Information: Metadata_Date: 20131029 Metadata_Contact: Contact_Information: Contact_Organization_Primary: Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) Contact_Person: Clint Steele Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader Contact_Address: Address_Type: mailing and physical address Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road City: Menlo Park State_or_Province: CA Postal_Code: 94025-3561 Country: USA Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055 Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190 Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998 Metadata_Time_Convention: universal time Metadata_Access_Constraints: none Metadata_Use_Constraints: none



      
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