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  Citation:
    Citation_Information:
      Originator: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) 
      Publication_Date: 20131029
      Title:
        Bathymetric and Vibracoring data of field activity 96GFP01
        (G-1-96-LA) in Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana (Rigotets and
        Chef Manter Pass, LA and Lake Borgne, LA) from 09/13/1996 to
        10/11/1996
      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-1-96-la.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g196la/html/g-1-96-la.meta.html
      Online_Linkage: http://quashnet.er.usgs.gov/data/1994/94017/index.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      University of New Orleans,United States Geological Survey,
      St. Petersburg, Florida,Lake Pontchartrain Basin
      Foundation,National Oceanic and Atmospheric
      Administration,Coalition to Restore Louisiana,United States
      Army Corps of Engineers,Environmental Protection
      Agency,University of Georgia. Chief Scientist: Jim Flocks.
      Bathymetric and Vibracoring data (bathymetry, vibratingcore,
      boomer, GPS) of field activity 96GFP01 (G-1-96-LA) in Lake
      Pontchartrain, Louisiana (Rigotets and Chef Manter Pass, LA
      and Lake Borgne, LA) from 09/13/1996 to 10/11/1996,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g196la/html/g-1-96-la.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 -

      bathymetry                    precision depth recorder, Media: digital, Code: pdr, Comment: Used with Geo-Link

      vibratingcore                 Brand: Bradford, Media: 3"x 20' pipe, Code: vc, Comment: pneumatic vibracore

      boomer                        Huntec ESU-PSU

      GPS                           Rockwell PLGR

      Notes -

      G-1-96-LA - These FACS logs were generated by Chandra Dreher in June of

      2003, using the handwritten logbooks and personal accounts of the scientist and

      crew members. Contains Vibracore samples with three different sample names

      consisting of PON96-#, RIG96-#, LB96-#. These samples are stored at the

      University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA (for further information, contact

      Phil McCarty pmccarty@uno.edu).

      Publications -

      Flocks, J.G., New Field Sampling Techniques and Data Description, 1998, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-805, available on-line at:

      http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of98-805/html/flocks.htm

Calderon, Karynna, Dadisman, Shawn V., Kindinger, Jack L., Williams, S. Jeffress, Flocks, James G., Penland, Shea, and Wiese, Dana S., 2003, Archive of digital boomer seismic reflection data collected during USGS cruises 94GFP01, 95GFP01, 96GFP01, 97GFP01, and 98GFP02 in lakes Pontchartrain, Borgne, and Maurepas, Louisiana, 1994-1998: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-497, CD-ROM.

http://coastal.er.usgs.gov/pontchartrain/
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: 19960913 Ending_Date: 19961011 Currentness_Reference: ground condition Status: Progress: Complete Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed Spatial_Domain: Bounding_Coordinates: West_Bounding_Coordinate: -90.38875 East_Bounding_Coordinate: -89.42842 North_Bounding_Coordinate: 30.37130 South_Bounding_Coordinate: 29.98282 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 Place: Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank Place_Keyword: Gulf Coast Place_Keyword: Gulf of Mexico Place_Keyword: LA Place_Keyword: Lake Pontchartrain, LA Place_Keyword: Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana (Rigotets and Chef Manter Pass, LA and Lake Borgne, LA) Place_Keyword: Louisiana 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: Jim Flocks (Chief Scientist, USGS St. Petersburg); Paul Conner (Geologist, UNO New Orleans); Kevin Geraghty (Boat Captain, USGS St. Petersburg); Dana Wiese (Electronics Technician, USGS St. Petersburg); Shea Penland (Geologist, University of New Orleans); Richard Young (Boat Captain, USGS St. Petersburg ) 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/1994/94017/index.html Other_Citation_Details: Flocks, J.G., New Field Sampling Techniques and Data Description, 1998, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-805, available on-line at: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of98-805/html/flocks.htm Calderon, Karynna, Dadisman, Shawn V., Kindinger, Jack L., Williams, S. Jeffress, Flocks, James G., Penland, Shea, and Wiese, Dana S., 2003, Archive of digital boomer seismic reflection data collected during USGS cruises 94GFP01, 95GFP01, 96GFP01, 97GFP01, and 98GFP02 in lakes Pontchartrain, Borgne, and Maurepas, Louisiana, 1994-1998: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-497, CD-ROM. http://coastal.er.usgs.gov/pontchartrain/ 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-1-96-la.060 [GPS]) >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST YYYYMMDDHHMMSST >199609260800000 199610110830000 >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 >07/01/03 Dan Mosier G-1-96-LA.060 >Dead-reckoning latitude/longitude data > Process_Date: 20040723 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: Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana (Rigotets and Chef Manter Pass, LA and Lake Borgne, LA) 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 96GFP01 (G-1-96-LA) 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/g196la/html/g-1-96-la.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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