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ID D-2-81-BS
Abstract Chief Scientist: Paul Carlson. Geophysical data (minisparker, airgun, 3dot5khz, magnetics, boxcore, dartcore, gravitycore, VanVeengrab, Niskenbottle, waterbucket, sidescansonar, underwatertelevision, CTDmeter, expendablebatthermograph, heatflow) of field activity D-2-81-BS in Bering Sea, Alaska from 06/09/1981 to 07/02/1981
Chief Scientist Paul Carlson
Activity Type Geophysical
Platform Discoverer
Area of Operation Bering Sea, Alaska, Bering Sea
Bounding Coordinates
61.92850
179.81583    -153.69667
54.16533
Ports leave Kodiak, AK
arrive Adak, AK
Dates 06/09/1981 (JD 160) to 07/02/1981 (JD 183)
Analog Materials list
Crew
Paul Carlson Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
minisparker
airgun
3dot5khz
magnetics
boxcore
dartcore
gravitycore
VanVeengrab
Niskenbottle
waterbucket
sidescansonar
underwatertelevision
CTDmeter
expendablebatthermograph
heatflow
NGDC Overview
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DATA COLLECTION OVERVIEW  (use NGDC GEODAS CD to retrieve data)

MCG Data Collection ID ---         D281BS
Institution Data Collection ID --- D281BS
NGDC ID ---                        06250010
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          (unspecified)
Study region ---                   +62.00000,+54.00000,+179.00000,-153.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Paul Carlson
Name of vessel ---                 Discoverer (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 06/09/81     START CRUISE
Date field data collection ended ---   07/02/81     START CRUISE
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     surveyed, contained in data file
   Magnetics:                      surveyed, contained in data file
   Gravity:                        (unspecified)
   High-resolution seismics:       (unspecified)
   Deep penetration seismics:      (unspecified)
Format --- 

(I1,A8,F5.2,4I2,F5.3,F8.5,F9.5,I1,F6.4,F6.1,I2,i1,3F6.1,I1,F5.1,F6.0,F7.1,F6.1,F5.1,A8,4I1)
Date of data input to NGDC ---     06/17/87
Contributing institution ---       USGS Branch of Pacific Marine Geology
Country ---                        United States

Navigation instrumentation ---     (unspecified)
Position determination method ---  (unspecified)

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            (unspecified)
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  (unspecified)
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    20.3 minutes
General collection rate of bathymetry --- (unspecified)
Assumed sound velocity ---                (unspecified)
Bathymetric datum code ---                No correction applied (sea level)
Bathmetry interpolation scheme ---        (unspecified)

Magnetics instrumentation ---            (unspecified)
Additional forms of magnetics data ---   (unspecified)
General rate of magnetics in file ---    12.4 minutes
General collection rate of magnetics --- (unspecified)
Magnetic sensor tow distance ---         (unspecified)
Magnetic sensor depth ---                (unspecified)
Two sensor horizontal separation ---     (unspecified)
Residual magnetics reference field ---   (unspecified)
Method of applying residual field ---    (unspecified)

Gravity instrumentation ---            (unspecified)
Additional forms of gravity data ---   (unspecified)
General rate of gravity in file ---    (unspecified)
General collection rate of gravity --- (unspecified)
Theoretical gravity formula ---        (unspecified)
Reference system ---                   (unspecified)
Corrections applied ---                (unspecified)
Starting land tie ---                  (unspecified)
Ending land tie   ---                  (unspecified)

Seismic instrumentation --- (unspecified)
Formats of seismic data --- (unspecified)
Publications
Carlson, Paul R., Karl, Herman A., Fischer, Jeffrey M., and Edwards, Brian D.,
1982, Geologic hazards in Navarin Basin Province, northern Bering Sea:
Offshore Technology Conference Proceedings, no. 14, v. 1, p. 73-87.

Carlson, P.R., and Karl, H.A., 1982, High-resolution seismic reflection
profiles; Navarin Basin Province, northern Bering Sea, 1981: U.S. Geological
Survey Open-File Report 82-0786, 6 p. URL:
http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr82786
Additional publication information at:
http://www.dggs.dnr.state.ak.us/pubs/id/11426

Karl, H.A., and Carlson, P.R., 1982, Location and description of sediment 
samples; Navarin Basin Province, Bering Sea, 1980-81: U.S. Geological Survey 
Open-File Report 82-0958, 6 p.

Fischer, J.M., Carlson, P.R., and Karl, H.A., 1982, Bathymetric map of Navarin 
Basin Province, northern Bering Sea: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 
82-1038, 11 p.

Carlson, Paul R., Karl, Herman A., and Johnson, Kenneth A., 1981, Morphology, 
sedimentology, and genesis of three large submarine canyons adjacent to Navarin 
Basin, Bering Sea, in Association round table; 1981 American Association of 
Petroleum Geologists annual convention with divisions; Society For Sedimentary 
Geology/EMD/DPA; technical program summaries and abstracts: American Association 
of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 65, no. 5, p. 909.

Karl, H.A., Carlson, P.R., and Cacchione, D.A., 1981, Factors influencing 
sediment transport
at shelf break, in 1981 American Association of Petroleum Geologists annual 
convention with
divisions; Society For Sedimentary Geology/EMD/DPA: American Association of 
Petroleum Geologists
Bulletin, v. 65, no. 5, p. 943.

Carlson, Paul R., Karl, Herman A., and Quinterno, Paula J., 1982, Sedimentologic 
processes in world's largest submarine canyons, Bering Sea, Alaska, in 
Braunstein, Jules, and Thomson, A.F.,
chairperson, 95th annual meeting, The Geological Society of America: Geological 
Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 14, no. 7, p. 459-460.

Carlson, P.R., Fischer, J.M., and Karl, H.A., 1983, Two newly discovered 
submarine canyons on the Alaskan continental margin of Bering Sea: U.S. 
Geological Survey Open-File Report 83-0024, 38 p.

Carlson, P.R., Molnia, B.F., Post, Austin, Wheeler, M.C., and Powell, R.D., 
1983, Maps showing post-neoglacial sediment thickness and bathymetry in Tarr 
Inlet, Glacier Bay, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies 
Map MF-1456, 1 sheet.

Vogel, Timothy M., Kvenvolden, Keith A., and Carlson, Paul R., 1981, Geochemical 
prospecting for hydrocarbons in Navarin Basin province, in 1981 American 
Association of Petroleum Geologists annual convention with divisions; Society 
For Sedimentary Geology/EMD/DPA: American Association of Petroleum Geologists 
Bulletin, v. 65, no. 5, p. 1004.

Carlson, P.R., Karl, H.A., Kvenvolden, K.A., Vogel, T.M., and Fischer, J.A., 
1983, Sea-floor hazards of the Navarin Basin, northern Bering Sea: U.S. 
Geological Survey Professional Paper 1375, p. 118-119.

Carlson, Paul R., and Karl, Herman A., 1984, Discovery of two new large 
submarine canyons in the Bering Sea: Marine Geology, v. 56, no. 1-4, p. 159-179.

Karl, H.A., and Carlson, P.R., 1984, Geologic hazards, in Karl, H.A., and 
Carlson, P.R., eds., Surface and near-surface geology, Navarin Basin province; 
results of the 1980-81 field seasons: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 
84-0089, p. 11-14.

Karl, H.A., and Carlson, P.R., 1984, Textural variations of surficial bottom 
sediment, in Karl, H.A., and Carlson, P.R., eds., Surface and near-surface 
geology, Navarin Basin province; results of the 1980-81 field seasons: U.S. 
Geological Survey Open-File Report 84-0089, p. 15-20.

Carlson, P.R., and Karl, H.A., 1984, Rates of sediment accumulation, in Carlson, 
P.R., and Karl, H.A., eds., Surface and near-surface geology, Navarin Basin 
province; results of the 1980-81 field seasons: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File 
Report 84-0089, p. 21-27.

Carlson, P.R., Fischer, J.M., Karl, H.A., and Larkin, Christopher, 1984, Isopach 
map of seismic unit A, youngest sedimentary sequence in Navarin Basin, in Karl, 
H.A., and Carlson, P.R., eds., Surface and near-surface geology, Navarin Basin 
province; results of the 1980-81 field seasons: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File 
Report 84-0089, p. 33-38.

Edwards, B.D., and Lee, H.J., 1984, Summary of Navarin Basin geotechnical 
characteristics, in Karl, H.A., and Carlson, P.R., eds., Surface and 
near-surface geology, Navarin Basin province; results of the 1980-81 field 
seasons: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 84-0089, p. 39-54.

Golan-Bac, Margaret, and Kvenvolden, Keith A., 1984, Hydrocarbon gases in 
sediments; results from 1981 field season, in Karl, H.A., and Carlson, P.R., 
eds., Surface and near-surface geology, Navarin Basin province; results of the 
1980-81 field seasons: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 84-0089, p. 
55-75.

Quinterno, Paula, 1984, Benthic foraminifers, in Karl, H.A., and Carlson, P.R., 
eds., Surface and near-surface geology, Navarin Basin province; results of the 
1980-81 field seasons: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 84-0089, p. 
76-99.

Baldauf, Jack G., 1984, Diatom analysis of surface samples recovered from 
Pervenets Canyon, in Karl, H.A., and Carlson, P.R., eds., Surface and 
near-surface geology, Navarin Basin province; results of the 1980-81 field 
seasons: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 84-0089, p. 100-112.

Blunt, D.J., and Kvenvolden, Keith A., 1984, Aspartic acid geochronology of 
molluscs, in Karl, H.A., and Carlson, P.R., eds., Surface and near-surface 
geology, Navarin Basin province; results of the 1980-81 field seasons: U.S. 
Geological Survey Open-File Report 84-0089, p. 113-118.

Karl, Herman A., Carlson, Paul R., and Cacchione, David A., 1983, Factors that 
influence sediment transport at the shelfbreak, in Stanley, Daniel Jean and 
Moore, George T., eds., The shelfbreak; critical interface on continental 
margins: Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists Special 
Publication, v. 33, p. 219-231.

Field, Michael E., Carlson, Paul R., and Hall, Robert K., 1983, Seismic facies 
of shelfedge deposits, U.S. Pacific continental margin, in Stanley, Daniel Jean, 
and Moore, George T., eds., The shelfbreak; critical interface on continental 
margins: Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists Special 
Publication, v. 33, p. 299-313.

Carlson, Paul R., Karl, Herman A., and Edwards, Brian D., 1982, Puzzling mass 
movement features in the Navarinsky Canyon head, Bering Sea, in Seafloor 
stability of continental margins research conference: Geo-Marine Letters, v. 2, 
no. 3-4, p. 123-127.

Karl, Herman A., and Carlson, Paul R., 1982, Large sand waves in Navarinsky 
Canyon head, Bering Sea, in Seafloor stability of continental margins research 
conference: Geo-Marine Letters, v. 2, no. 3-4, p. 157-162.

Carlson, Paul R., Golan-Bac, Margaret., Karl, Herman A., and Kvenvolden, Keith 
A., 1985, Seismic and geochemical evidence for shallow gas in sediment on 
Navarin continental margin, Bering Sea: American Association of Petroleum 
Geologists Bulletin, v. 69, no. 3, p. 422-436.

Carlson, Paul R., and Karl, Herman A., 1985, Mass movement of fine-grained 
sediment to the basin floor, Bering Sea, Alaska, in Origins, transport, and 
deposition of fine-grained sediments, 1984 Society For Sedimentary Geology 
research conference, Part 1: Geo-Marine Letters, v. 4, no. 3-4, p. 221-225.

Karl, Herman A., Carlson, P.R., and Johnson, K.H., 1984, Sediment distribution 
on the outer continental margin of an epicontinental sea; Bering Sea, Alaska, in 
Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists first annual midyear 
meeting: Society For Sedimentary Geology Midyear Meeting Abstracts, v. 1, p. 41.

Karl, H.A., Cacchione, D.A., and Carlson, P.R., 1986, Internal-wave currents as 
a mechanism to account for large sand waves in Navarinsky Canyon head, Bering 
Sea: Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, v. 56, no. 5, p. 706-714.

Karl, Herman A., and Carlson, Paul R., 1987, Surface current patterns suggested 
by suspended sediment distribution over the outer continental margin, Bering 
Sea: Marine Geology, v. 74, no. 3-4, p. 301-308.

Karl, H.A., Carlson, P.R., Johnson, K.H., and Rearic, Douglas M., 1987, 
Grain-size parameters and constituent grain composition of surface sediment in 
Navarin Basin Province, Bering Sea: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 
87-0064, 26 p.

Carlson, Paul R., and Karl, Herman A., 1988, Development of large submarine 
canyons in the Bering Sea, indicated by morphologic, seismic, and sedimentologic 
characteristics: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 100, no. 10, p. 
1594-1615.

Carlson, Paul R., Karl, Herman A., and Edwards, Brian D., 1991, Mass sediment 
failure and transport features revealed by acoustic techniques, Beringian 
margin, Bering Sea, Alaska: Marine Geotechnology, v. 10, no. 1-2, p. 33-51.

Carlson, P.R., Karl, H.A., Edwards, B.D., Gardner, J.V., and Hall, R., 1993, 
Mass movement related to large submarine canyons along the Beringian margin, 
Alaska, in Schwab, W.C., Lee, H.J., Twichell, D.C., eds., Submarine landslides; 
selected studies in the U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone: U.S. Geological Survey 
Bulletin 2002, p. 104-116.
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