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Geophysical data of field activity G-1-70-CS in Chukchi Sea from 09/01/1970 to 10/18/1970

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Identification_Information:

Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov/>, Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) <http://marine.usgs.gov/>
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) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
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:
<A HREF ="<http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr71125>" target ="OF"><http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr71125>
Additional publication pdf URL:
<A HREF ="
<http://www.dggs.dnr.state.ak.us/pubs/id/10907>" target ="new"><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) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

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 <mailto: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) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Publication_Date: Unknown
Title: USGS/CMG Information Bank <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/>
Publication_Information:
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov> Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
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: <A HREF ="<http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr71125>" target ="OF"><http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr71125> Additional publication pdf URL: <A HREF ="<http://www.dggs.dnr.state.ak.us/pubs/id/10907>" target ="new"><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) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

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 <mailto: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 <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/nav.html>



Distribution_Information:

Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

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 <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Resource_Description:
Downloadable Data G-1-70-CS data set <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g170cs/html/g-1-70-cs.meta.html>

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) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

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 <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Metadata_Standard_Name:
FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata <http://www.fgdc.gov/>

Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998 <http://www.its.nbs.gov/nbs/meta/meta.html>

Metadata_Time_Convention: universal time
Metadata_Access_Constraints: none
Metadata_Use_Constraints: none


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