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  Citation:
    Citation_Information:
      Originator: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) 
      Publication_Date: 20131029
      Title:
        Geophysical data of field activity D-1-78-LF in Laurentian
        Fan from 07/19/1978 to 07/26/1978
      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-1-78-lf.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/d/d178lf/html/d-1-78-lf.meta.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      Chief Scientist: Bill Normark. Geophysical data (12khz,
      airgun, sparker, transitsatellite, LoranC) of field activity
      D-1-78-LF in Laurentian Fan from 07/19/1978 to 07/26/1978,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/d/d178lf/html/d-1-78-lf.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 -

      12khz                         12 khz bathymetry

      airgun                        single-channel airgun

      sparker                       160 kj sparker

      transitsatellite

      LoranC

      Publications -

      Piper, David J.W., and Normark, William R., 1982, Slumps and debris flows on the Laurentian

      Fan; fact and fiction, in Brisbin, W.C., chairperson, GAC-MAC; program with abstracts; joint

      annual meeting: Geological Association of Canada Program with Abstracts; Mineralogical

      Association of Canada; Canadian Geophysical Union, Joint Annual Meeting, v. 7, p. 74.

Normark, William R., 1982, Levee progradation and other depositional lobe characters on the Laurentian Fan, Atlantic margin of Canada, Vigneaux, Michel, chairperson, Environnements sedimentaires de l'Atlantique Nord au Quaternaire; Actes du colloque international CNRS no. 325: Bulletin de l'Institut de Geologie du Bassin d'Aquitaine, v. 31-32, p. 89-97.

Normark, W.R., and Piper, David J.W ., 1983, Growth and development of the upper and middle Laurentian fan: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1375, p. 110-111.

Normark, William R., Piper, David J.W., and Stow, Dorrik A.V., 1983, Quaternary development of channels, levees, and lobes on middle Laurentian Fan: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 67, no. 9, p. 1400-1409.

Piper, David J.W., and Normark, William R., 1982, Quaternary growth patterns of the Laurentian deep-sea fan, Canada: Congres International de Sedimentologie, v. 11, p. 48.

Piper, David J.W., Stow, Dorrik A.V.A.V., and Normark, William R., 1984, The Laurentian Fan; Sohm abyssal plain: Geo-Marine Letters, v. 3, no. 2-4, p. 141-146.
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: 19780719 Ending_Date: 19780726 Currentness_Reference: ground condition Status: Progress: Complete Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed Spatial_Domain: Bounding_Coordinates: West_Bounding_Coordinate: -58.60000 East_Bounding_Coordinate: -53.11667 North_Bounding_Coordinate: 44.26333 South_Bounding_Coordinate: 40.20000 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: Marine Seismic Place: Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank Place_Keyword: Laurencian Fan Place_Keyword: Laurentian Fan Place_Keyword: North Atlantic Ocean Place_Keyword: Northern Atlantic Ocean 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 Normark (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region); Dave Piper (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region); Gordon Hess (Geologist, USGS Western Region); Dorrick Stow (Geologist); Harry Hill (Electronics Tech); Bob Iuliucci (Mechanical Tech); Chris Gutmacher (Dafe Curator, USGS Western Region); Ned King (Watchstander); Phil Hill (Watchstander); Ingrid Berger (Watchstander); Tom Duffet (Watchstander); Fred Lopas (Captain); Tom Kearsey (Chief Mate); Earl Blackman (Chief Engineer) 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: Piper, David J.W., and Normark, William R., 1982, Slumps and debris flows on the Laurentian Fan; fact and fiction, in Brisbin, W.C., chairperson, GAC-MAC; program with abstracts; joint annual meeting: Geological Association of Canada Program with Abstracts; Mineralogical Association of Canada; Canadian Geophysical Union, Joint Annual Meeting, v. 7, p. 74. Normark, William R., 1982, Levee progradation and other depositional lobe characters on the Laurentian Fan, Atlantic margin of Canada, Vigneaux, Michel, chairperson, Environnements sedimentaires de l'Atlantique Nord au Quaternaire; Actes du colloque international CNRS no. 325: Bulletin de l'Institut de Geologie du Bassin d'Aquitaine, v. 31-32, p. 89-97. Normark, W.R., and Piper, David J.W ., 1983, Growth and development of the upper and middle Laurentian fan: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1375, p. 110-111. Normark, William R., Piper, David J.W., and Stow, Dorrik A.V., 1983, Quaternary development of channels, levees, and lobes on middle Laurentian Fan: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 67, no. 9, p. 1400-1409. Piper, David J.W., and Normark, William R., 1982, Quaternary growth patterns of the Laurentian deep-sea fan, Canada: Congres International de Sedimentologie, v. 11, p. 48. Piper, David J.W., Stow, Dorrik A.V.A.V., and Normark, William R., 1984, The Laurentian Fan; Sohm abyssal plain: Geo-Marine Letters, v. 3, no. 2-4, p. 141-146. Data_Quality_Information: Attribute_Accuracy: Attribute_Accuracy_Report: Identified as best available version. 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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. 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