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ID L-6-84-SP
Also Known As SI84
Abstract Chief Scientists: Jack Vedder, Jim Colwell. Geological and Geophysical data (3dot5khz, 12khz, gravity, tempsalinometer, expendablebatthermograph, dopplersonar, radar, transitsatellite, uniboom, airgun, airgunmonitor, 24channel, sonobuoy, dartcore, gravitycore, chaindredge) of field activity L-6-84-SP in Solomon Islands from 06/08/1984 to 06/25/1984
Chief Scientist Jack Vedder
Jim Colwell
Activity Type Geological and Geophysical
Platform Samuel Phillips Lee
Area of Operation Solomon Islands, South Pacific Ocean
Bounding Coordinates
-4.26074
153.26225     160.77388
-9.54356
Ports leave Honiara, Solomon Islands
arrive Kieta, PNG
Dates 06/08/1984 (JD 160) to 06/25/1984 (JD 177)
Analog Materials list
Scanned Materials 401a log (pdf)
401b log (pdf)
401c log (pdf)
401d log (pdf)
401e log (pdf)
Crew
Al McClenaghan Ship Captain
Alan Cooper Geophysicist
Alan Niem Geologist, Osu
Barb Blubaugh Navigator
Chris Poppe Chief Mate
Chris Wilson Navigator
Colin Midabatu Geochemist, MLENR
Dave Dinter Geologist
Gerry O'Brien Mechanical Technician
Holly Ryan Geologist
Jack Vedder Chief Scientist
Jim Colwell Chief Scientist, BMR
Jim Vaughan Electronics Technician
John Dobranski Chief Engineer
John Fife Watchstander
Jon Erickson Mechanical Technician
Kaye Kinoshita Navigator
Ray Wells Geologist
Rick Viall Electronics Technician
Sam Shafik Geologist, BMR
Terry Bruns Geophysicist
Equipment Used
3dot5khz
12khz
gravity
tempsalinometer
expendablebatthermograph
dopplersonar
radar
transitsatellite
uniboom
airgun
airgunmonitor
24channel
sonobuoy
dartcore
gravitycore
chaindredge
Notes
To view location of multichannel line 401, go to 'Download seis' (Google Earth 
downloads) and
Google Earth will load line locations with start (green triangle) and end
(red dot) of lines (labeled with line numbers).
To view multichannel records of line 401, click on filelog(s) (pdf) under 
Scanned Materials.
Publications
Vedder, J.G., Bruns, T.R., and Colwell, J.B., 1987, Aspects of Regional
Geology Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea Joint Cruise Report, R/V
S.P. Lee, 1984

Vedder, J.G., Colwell, J.B., Bruns, Terry R., and Cooper, Alan K., 1986, Regional offshore geology of central and western Solomon Islands and Bougainville, Papua New Guinea: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 70, no. 7, p. 937-938.

Cochrane, Guy R., Cooper, Alan K., and Bruns, Terry R., 1986, Modelling of sonobuoy refraction data from the Kilinailau Trench, Bougainville, Papua New Guinea: American Geophysical Union Eos, Transactions, v. 67, no. 44, p. 1196.

Vedder, J.G., Tiffin, D.L., and Colwell, J.B., 1984, Geology, tectonic evolution and petroleum potential of the central Solomons Basin; results of recent tripartite cruises: Geological Society of Australia Abstracts, v. 12, p. 523-524.

Mann, D.M., 1986, Multichannel seismic operations for CCOP/SOPAC Cruise, Leg 3, Solomon Islands, in Vedder, John G., Pound, K.S., and Boundy, S.Q., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific island arcs; central and western Solomon Islands: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 4, p. 35-40.

Cooper, A.K., and Wood, R.A., 1986, Wide-angle seismic-reflection and -refraction data from the Solomon Islands, in Vedder, John G., Pound, K.S., and Boundy, S.Q., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific island arcs; central and western Solomon Islands: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 4, p. 41-47.

Cooper, A.K., Bruns, T.R., and Wood, R.A., 1986, Crustal structure of the Solomon Islands intra-arc basins from sonobuoy seismic studies, in Vedder, John G., Pound, K.S., and Boundy, S.Q., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific island arcs; central and western Solomon Islands: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 4, p. 135-156.

Cooper, A.K., Marlow, Michael S., and Bruns, T.R., 1986, Deep structure of the central and southern Solomon Islands region; implications for tectonic origin, in Vedder, John G., Pound, K.S., and Boundy, S.Q., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific island arcs; central and western Solomon Islands: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 4, p. 157-175.

Bruns, T.R., Cooper, A.K., Mann, D.M., and Vedder, John G., 1986, Seismic stratigraphy and structure of sedimentary basins in the Solomon Islands region, in Vedder, John G., Pound, K.S., and Boundy, S.Q., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific island arcs; central and western Solomon Islands: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 4, p. 177-214.

Bruns, T.R., Cooper, A.K., Mann, D.M., and Vedder, John G., 1986, Seismic stratigraphy and structure of sedimentary basins in the Solomon Islands region, in Vedder, John G., Pound, K.S., and Boundy, S.Q., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific island arcs; central and western Solomon Islands: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 4, p. 177-214.

Vedder, John G., and Bruns, T.R., 1986, Offshore petroleum potential, Solomon Islands, in Vedder, John G., Pound, K.S., and Boundy, S.Q., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific island arcs; central and western Solomon Islands: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 4, p. 277-291.

Chase, T.E., Seekins, B.A., and Lund, K.E., 1988, Submarine topography of the Solomon Islands region, in Vedder, John G., Pound, K.S., and Boundy, S.Q., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific island arcs; central and western Solomon Islands: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 4, p. 21-31.

Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., 1989, Geology and offshore resources of Pacific island arcs; Solomon Islands and Bougainville, Papua New Guinea regions: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, 329 p.

Vedder, J.G., and Colwell, J.B., 1989, Introduction to the geology and offshore resources of the central and western Solomon Islands and eastern Papua New Guinea, in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 1-6.

Cooper, A.K., Cochrane, G.R., and Bruns, T.R., 1989, Velocity-structure of the upper crust beneath the Solomon Islands-Bougainville Island arc,in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 23-46.

Cochrane, G.R., Cooper, A.K., and Bruns, T.R., 1989, Modeling of Sonobuoy refraction data from the Kilinailau Trench, Bougainville, Papua New Guinea,in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 47-57.

Vedder, J.G., Bruns, T.R., and Cooper, A.K., 1989, Geologic framework of Queen Emma Basin, eastern Papua New Guinea, in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 59-86.

Bruns, T.R., Vedder, J.G., and Culotta, R.C., 1989, Structure and tectonics along the Kilinailau Trench, Bougainville-Buka region, Papua New Guinea, in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 93-123.

Bruns, T.R., Vedder, J.G., and Cooper, A.K., 1989, Geology of the Shortland Basin region, central Solomons Trough, Solomon Islands; review and new findings, in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 125-144.

Kroenke, L.W., 1989, Interpretation of a multichannel seismic-reflection profile northeast of the Solomon Islands from the southern flank of the Ontong Java Plateau across the Malaita anticlinorium to the Solomon Islands arc, in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 145-148.

Crook, K.A.W., and Niem, A.R., 1989, Petrology and phase chemistry of siliciclastic sedimentary rocks dredged from offshore sites in the Solomon Islands and near Bougainville, Papua New Guinea, in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 149-173.

Niem, A.R., 1989, Coral and limestone, carbonate cements in siliciclastic rocks, and chalk from dredge samples, Solomon Islands and Bougainville, Papua New Guinea, in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 175-202.

Colwell, J.B., Niem, A.R., and Niem, W.A., 1989, Sedimentology and clay mineralogy of Quaternary sediments from New Georgia Sound, Solomon Islands, in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 203-225.

Varol, O., 1989, Calcareous nannofossil study of the central and western Solomon Islands, in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 239-268.

Shafik, S., 1989, Calcareous nannofossils from the Solomon Islands-Bougainville region, R/V S.P. Lee Cruise L6-84-SP, in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 269-274.

Quinterno, Paula J, 1989, Tertiary-Quaternary microfossils from the Russell Islands, in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 275-278.

Resig, J.M., 1989, Foraminiferal age and paleobathymetry of dredge and dart-core samples, 1984 R/V S.P. Lee Cruise Solomon Islands and eastern Papua New Guinea, in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 279-282.

Kvenvolden, Keith A., and Niem, A.R., 1989, Hydrocarbon gases in sediments of the Solomon Islands area, in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 283-286.

Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., 1989, Geologic setting and petroleum prospects of basin sequences, offshore Solomon Islands and eastern Papua New Guinea, in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 287-322.

Bruns, T.R., Vedder, J.G., Hart, P.E., and Mann, D.M., 1989, Multichannel seismic-reflection profiles across the Solomon Islands arc; Guadalcanal-Malaita, Vella Lavella-Choiseul, and Bougainville-Buka regions, in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 323-328.

Chase, T.E., Seekins, B.A., and Young, J.D., 1989, Submarine topography of the central and western Solomon Islands-eastern Papua New Guinea, in Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., Geology and offshore resources of Pacific: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 12, p. 329.

Vedder, J. G., Pound, K. S., and Boundy, S. Q., editors, 1986, Geology and offshore resources of Pacific Island arcs--central and western Solomon Islands, Circum-Pacific Council for energy and Mineral Resources Earth Science Series, v. 4: Houston, Texas, Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, 306 p.

Vedder, J.G., and Bruns, T.R., eds., 1989, Geology and offshore resources of the central and western Solomon Islands and eastern Papua New Guinea: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources Earth Science Series Volume 12: Houston, Texas, Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, 329 p.

Cowley, Shane, Mann, Paul, Coffin, M.F., and Shipley, Thomas H., 2004, Oligocene to Recent Tectonic History of the Central Solomon Intra-arc Basin as Determined from Marine Seismic Reflection Data and Compilation of Onland Geology, in Mann, P., and Taira, A., 2004, Tectonics, Seismicity and Crustal Structure of the Ontong Java Plateau-Solomon Island Arc Convergent Zone, Southwest Pacific Ocean, Tectonophysics, V. 389, Issues 3-4, October 4, 2004, p. 267-307.

Coleman, Patrick J., 1989, Petroleum Potential of Solomon Islands, SW Pacific, Ministry of Natural Resources, Honiara, Solomon Islands, 24 p., Publishers: Bureau of Mineral Resources, Canberra, on behalf of the Australian International Development Assistance Bureau.
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