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Identification_Information:

  Citation:
    Citation_Information:
      Originator: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) 
      Publication_Date: 20140415
      Title:
        Geophysical data of field activity G-1-70-CS in Chukchi Sea
        from 09/01/1970 to 10/18/1970
      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/g-1-70-cs.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g170cs/html/g-1-70-cs.meta.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      Chief Scientist: Art Grantz. Geophysical data (airgun,
      sidescansonar, sparker, magnetics, underwatercamera,
      handsamplegrab, boxcore, currentmeter, gravitycore,
      pistoncore, VanVeengrab, Shipekgrab, hydrometer, Secchidisc,
      transmissometer) of field activity G-1-70-CS in Chukchi Sea
      from 09/01/1970 to 10/18/1970,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g170cs/html/g-1-70-cs.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 -

      airgun                        single-channel airgun

      sidescansonar

      sparker

      magnetics                     magnetometer

      underwatercamera              bottom photography

      handsamplegrab

      boxcore                       Reineck corer

      currentmeter                  Savonius-type meter

      gravitycore                   hydro plastic corer

      pistoncore                    hydro plastic corer

      VanVeengrab

      Shipekgrab

      hydrometer                    sieves

      Secchidisc

      transmissometer               prototype transmissometer-depth sensor

      Publications -

      Barnes, Peter W., 1972, Preliminary results of geologic studies in the Eastern

      Central Chuckchi Sea, in An Ecological Survey in the Eastern Chukchi Sea

      September-October 1970: U.S. Coast Guard Oceanographic Report no. 50, p 87-91.



      Grantz, Arthur, Hanna, W.F., and Wallace, S.L., 1971, Chukchi Sea seismic

      reflection profiles and magnetic data, 1970, between northern Alaska and

      Herald Island, 37 sheets, scale 1:100,000. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File

      Report 71-125, URL:

      http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr71125

      Additional publication pdf URL:

      http://www.dggs.dnr.state.ak.us/pubs/id/10907


      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: 19700901
        Ending_Date: 19701018

    Currentness_Reference: ground condition

  Status:
    Progress: Complete
    Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

  Spatial_Domain:
    Bounding_Coordinates:
      West_Bounding_Coordinate: 174.75000
      East_Bounding_Coordinate: -156.00000
      North_Bounding_Coordinate: 72.00000
      South_Bounding_Coordinate: 65.00000

  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: AK
      Place_Keyword: Alaska
      Place_Keyword: Arctic Ocean
      Place_Keyword: Chukchi Sea
      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:
    Art Grantz (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region);
    Peter Barnes (Scientist, USGS Western Region);
    Roberge (Ship Captain, USCG Glacier)

  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:
        Barnes, Peter W., 1972, Preliminary results of geologic studies in the Eastern
        Central Chuckchi Sea, in An Ecological Survey in the Eastern Chukchi Sea
        September-October 1970: U.S. Coast Guard Oceanographic Report no. 50, p 87-91.

        Grantz, Arthur, Hanna, W.F., and Wallace, S.L., 1971, Chukchi Sea seismic
        reflection profiles and magnetic data, 1970, between northern Alaska and
        Herald Island, 37 sheets, scale 1:100,000. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File
        Report 71-125, URL:
        http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr71125
        Additional publication pdf URL:
        http://www.dggs.dnr.state.ak.us/pubs/id/10907



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 (g-1-70-cs.051 [SINS])
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >197009010101000    197009010149000
    >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
        >/infobank/g/g170cs/nav/g-1-70-cs.051
        >time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs
        >temporal domain
        >Times are fake.
        >Longitudes were changed to negative.
        >
        >Input was...
        >/infobank/g/g170cs/samp/g-1-70-cs.onoff.sample
        >time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs
        >temporal domain
        >Times are fake.
        >Longitudes were changed to negative.
        >Reformatted from /infobank/g/g170cs/samp/raw/g-1-70-cs.subsamples, 07/08/2013
        >Year	 Cruise	 Station number	 latitude	 longitude	 depth	 temperature
        >1970	G-1-70-CS (Glacier)	1	71.08333333	155.0833333	19	0.344
        >1970	G-1-70-CS (Glacier)	8	69.08333333	103.0666667	30	-0.077
        >1970	G-1-70-CS (Glacier)	9	70	166.05	38	-0.102
        >
        >       1         2         3
        >345678901234567890123456789012345
        >
      Process_Date: 20130708

      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: Chukchi Sea
  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 1927
      Ellipsoid_Name: Clarke 1866
      Semi-major_Axis: 6378206.4
      Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio: 294.98

  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 


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 G-1-70-CS 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: 0.1

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g170cs/html/g-1-70-cs.nav.html

    Fees: None


Metadata_Reference_Information:

  Metadata_Date: 20140415

  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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