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Identification_Information:

  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 02018
        (D-1-02-GM) in Gulf of Mexico from 07/01/2002 to 07/18/2002
      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/d-1-02-gm.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/d/d102gm/html/d-1-02-gm.meta.html
      Online_Linkage: http://quashnet.er.usgs.gov/data/2002/02018/index.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole,
      Massachusetts,United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park,
      California,The International Marine Past Global Change Study
      (IMAGES),Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute. Chief
      Scientists: Bill Winters, Laurent Labeyrie, Tom Lorenson,
      Viviane Bout-Roumazeilles. Geological and Geophysical data
      (multibeam, multibeam, pistoncore, gravitycore, boxcore) of
      field activity 02018 (D-1-02-GM) in Gulf of Mexico from
      07/01/2002 to 07/18/2002,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/d/d102gm/html/d-1-02-gm.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 -

      multibeam                     Chirp seismic/multibeam, very-high-resolution single channel, Brand: Thales Underwater Systems, Model: Seafalcon II, Media: digital, code: S, Comment: hull-mounted system

      multibeam                     Chirp seismic/multibeam bathymetry, Brand: Thales Underwater Systems, Model: Seafalcon II, Media: digital, code: S, Comment: hull-mounted system

      pistoncore                    Brand: Calypso, Code: G

      gravitycore                   Code: GHF, Comment: Heat flow measurements

      boxcore                       Code: C2, Comment: non-traditional boxcorer

      Notes -

      Cores archived at University of Southern Florida: 2550, 2551.Cores archived in France: 2533, 2534, 2548, 2549, 2552, 2558,2574, 2575, and 2576. Cores archived at Texas A&M: all remaining.

      Publications -

      Edited by Winters, W.J., Lorenson, T.D., and Paull, C.K., 2007, Initial Report

      of the IMAGES VIII/PAGE 127 Gas Hydrate and Paleoclimate Cruise on the RV

      Marion Dufresne in the Gulf of Mexico, 2-18 July 2002, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1358, URL:

      http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/pubs/of2004-1358/index.htm


      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: 20020701
        Ending_Date: 20020718

    Currentness_Reference: ground condition

  Status:
    Progress: Complete
    Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

  Spatial_Domain:
    Bounding_Coordinates:
      West_Bounding_Coordinate: -94.37236
      East_Bounding_Coordinate: -82.43872
      North_Bounding_Coordinate: 29.07830
      South_Bounding_Coordinate: 20.56885

  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
      Theme_Keyword: Marine Geophysics
      Theme_Keyword: Bathymetry
      Theme_Keyword: Water Depth
      Theme_Keyword: Seafloor Topography
      Theme_Keyword: Marine Seismic

    Place:
      Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
      Place_Keyword: Gulf Coast
      Place_Keyword: Gulf of Mexico
      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:
    Bill Winters (Chief Scientist, USGS Woods Hole, MA);
    Tom Lorenson (Chief Scientist, USGS Menlo Park, CA);
    Sophie Abrassart (Doctor);
    Marine Ballini (Watchstander, LSCE,GIF, France);
    Yvon Balut (IPEV Representative, IPEV);
    Isabelle Billy (Technician, University of Bordeaux, France);
    Olga Boldina (Physical Properties, USGS Woods Hole, MA);
    Viviane Bout-Roumazeilles (Chief Scientist, University of Lille, France);
    Valery Bouzoud (Computer Manager, IPEV, France);
    Marie-Helene Castera (Technician, University of Bordeaux, France);
    Yifeng Chen (Geochemist, University of Tokyo);
    Nathalie Combourieu-Nebout (Palynologist, LSCE,GIF, France);
    Fabien Dewilde (MST, LSCE, GIF, France);
    Jennifer Dougherty (Information Specialist, USGS Menlo Park, CA);
    Jim Flocks (Geochemist, USGS St.Peterberg, FL);
    Ben Flower (Sedimentologist, University of South Florida);
    Louis Geli (Geophysicist, Ifremer, France);
    Jeanne Gherardi (Information Specialist, LSCE,GIF, France);
    Christian Gorini (Geophysicist, University of Lille, France);
    Maria Green-Blum (Sedimentologist, Old Dominion University);
    Jeroen Groeneveld (Watchstander, Geomar,Germany);
    Valerie Hadoux (Coordinator, IPEV, France);
    Steve Hallam (Microbiologist, MBARI Moss Landing, CA);
    Pat Hart (Geophysicist, USGS Menlo Park);
    Gerald Haug (Geochemist, ETH Zurich, Switzerland);
    Heather Heinze (Watchstander, University of South Florida);
    Vitor Hugo Da Silva Magalhaes (Sedimentologist, Mine And Geology Institute, Portugal);
    Christelle Hyacinthe (Geochemist, University of Utrecht);
    Gulay Isguder (Chemist, Engineer, LSCE,GIF, France);
    Celine Joly (Watchstander, Ens Lyon/ LSCE GIF, France);
    Masa Kageyama (Climate Modeler, LSCE, GIF, France);
    Shungo Kawagata (Geophysicist, Geomar, Germany);
    Rendy Keaton (Marine Geologist, MBARI, Moss Landing, CA);
    Catherine Kissel (MST, LSCE, GIF,France);
    Cynthia Labails (Geophysicist, Ifremer France);
    Laurent Labeyrie (Chief Scientist, LSCE, GIF, France);
    Jenna LoDico (Watchstander, Eckerd College);
    Deny Malengros (Technician, University of Lille);
    Patrick Mitts (Marine Geologist, MBARI, Moss Landing, CA);
    Xavier Morin (Computer Manager, IPEV, France);
    Sabrina Nardozza (Watchstander, LSCE, GIF, France);
    Anna Nele Meckler (Physical Properties, ETH Zurich, Switzerland);
    Evana Novosel (Watchstander, University of Victoria, Canada);
    Dirk Nurnberg (Sedimentologist, Geomar, Germany);
    Georges Oggian (Technician, University of Bordeaux);
    Bernard Ollivier (Instrumentation Manager, IPEV, France);
    Charlie Paull (Marine Geologist, MBARI, Moss Landing, CA);
    Charlotte Peigne (Watchstander, LSCE, GIF, France);
    Marie Perriquet (Watchstander, LSCE, GIF, France);
    John Pohlman (Marine Geologist, Naval Research Labs, Virginia);
    Frederic Rigaut (Computer Manager, IPEV, France);
    Mattieu Roy-Barman (Hydrologist, LSCE, GIF, France);
    Vincent Scao (Mst, LSCE, GIF, France);
    Alain Trentesaux (Sedimentologist, University of Lille, France);
    Efthymios Tripsanas (Sedimentologist, University of Texas);
    Melanie Turpin (Watchstander, University of Lille, France);
    Bill Ussler III (Geochemist, MBARI, Moss Landing, CA);
    Aurelie Toer Van (Watchstander, University of Bordeaux, France);
    Bill Waite (Geophysicist, USGS Woods Hole, MA)

  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/
      Online_Linkage: http://quashnet.er.usgs.gov/data/2002/02018/index.html
      Other_Citation_Details:
        Edited by Winters, W.J., Lorenson, T.D., and Paull, C.K., 2007, Initial Report
        of the IMAGES VIII/PAGE 127 Gas Hydrate and Paleoclimate Cruise on the RV
        Marion Dufresne in the Gulf of Mexico, 2-18 July 2002, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1358, URL:
        http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/pubs/of2004-1358/index.htm



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 (d-1-02-gm.063 [GPS])
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >200207011853300    200207012004500
    >200207012017500    200207012020400
    >200207020453000    200207021528300
    >200207021638200    200207021644300
    >200207030000100    200207040336500
    >200207040411200    200207040412400
    >200207040438400    200207040455400
    >200207040519400    200207040519500
    >200207041810200    200207042009300
    >200207050000100    200207050645100
    >200207051456400    200207052159200
    >200207052347500    200207060550400
    >200207060910100    200207061016100
    >200207061050300    200207081429500
    >200207090000300    200207162222200
    >200207162341100    200207181742400
    >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
        >03/10/2003 carolyn d-1-02-gm.063
        >/infobank/d/d102gm/nav/d-1-02-gm.063
        >time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs
        >temporal-spatial data
        >data acquisition systems
        > 4 6 8-1-2 4 6 8-2-2 4 6 8-3-2 4 6 8-4-
        >
        >To fill in gaps, added data from Pat Hart for times:
        >from
        >20021851812110  27.61117  -92.25800  SP1A
        >20021851817590  27.62067  -92.23417  SP1A
        >from
        >20021851818070  27.62067  -92.23366  SP1B
        >20021851837590  27.64100  -92.16484  SP1B
        >from
        >20021851841000  27.64433  -92.16900  SP2
        >20021851920580  27.60600  -92.26616  SP2
        >from
        >20021851937290  27.63033  -92.26868  SP3
        >20021851956020  27.59533  -92.24467  SP3
        >from
        >20021870910100  27.62484  -92.22100  SP6
        >20021870938000  27.60917  -92.25816  SP6
        >from
        >20021870941080  27.61183  -92.25900  SP7
        >20021870958530  27.62633  -92.23384  SP7
        >from
        >20021871228000  27.62317  -92.23950  SP8
        >20021871245520  27.61250  -92.25967  SP8
        >from
        >20021871252080  27.60833  -92.25484  SP9
        >20021871303580  27.61933  -92.23783  SP9
        >from
        >20021871312080  27.62117  -92.24017  SP10
        >20021871327550  27.61083  -92.25733  SP10
        >
        >Input was...
        >02/06/2003 cArolyn d-1-02-gm.062
        >/infoBAnk/progrAms/edit/mergeit/mergeit
        >To fill in gAps, Added dAtA from PAt HArt for times:
        >20021851810200 to 20021852009300 And
        >20021870910100 to 20021871329000.
        >These cAme from seismic heAders using PC time
        >while the generAl nAvigAtion dAtA used GPS time.
        >
        >08/12/2002 clint d.061
        >/infoBAnk/progrAms/edit/mergeit/mergeit
        >GloBAl positioning system (GPS) dAtA
        >10 second dAtA, not interpolAted Across gAps time gAps Bigger thAn 1 minute.
        >
      Process_Date: 20030402

      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: Gulf of Mexico
  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 02018 (D-1-02-GM) 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: 4.6

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/d/d102gm/html/d-1-02-gm.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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