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Citation:
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Originator:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov/>, Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) <http://marine.usgs.gov/>
Publication_Date: 20131030
Title:
Geophysical data of field activity W-10-70-NC in Monterey Fan Valley from 09/16/1970 to 09/24/1970
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/w-10-70-nc.fmeta.xml>
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Description:
Abstract:
Chief Scientist: Eli Silver. Geophysical data (airgun) of field activity W-10-70-NC in Monterey Fan Valley from 09/16/1970 to 09/24/1970, <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/w/w1070nc/html/w-10-70-nc.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
Publications -
Fildani, Andrea, and Normark, W.R., 2004, Late Quaternary evolution of channel
and lobe complexes of Monterey Fan, Marine Geology 206, p. 199-223.
available on line at:
<A HREF ="<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/reports/reprints/Fildani_MG_206.pdf>" target
="new"><http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/reports/reprints/Fildani_MG_206.pdf>
<HR>
Lonsdale, P.F., Normark, W.R., Newman, W.A., and Allison, E.C., 1970, Submarine erosion
on the crest of Horizon Guyot: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 2,
no. 7, p. 610.<BR>
<HR>
Lonsdale, Peter, Normark, William R., and Newman, W.A., 1972, Sedimentation and Erosion
on Horizon Guyot: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 83, no. 2, p. 289-315. <BR>
<HR>
Normark, William R., 1971, Mini-topography of deep-sea fans; geometric considerations for
facies interpretations in turbidites, in Geologic guide book--Newport Lagoon to San Clemente,
Orange County, California: Tulsa, OK, Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists,
Pacific Section.<BR>
<HR>
Normark, William R., 1972, Submarine canyons and fan-valleys; factors affecting growth
processes of deep-sea fans (abst.), in A conference on modern and ancient geosynclinal
sedimentation: Madison, WI, University of Wisconsin National Science Foundation.<BR>
<HR>
Lonsdale, Peter, Normark, William R., and Newman, W.A., 1972, Sedimentation and Erosion on
Horizon Guyot: San Diego, CA, University of California, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Contributions, v. 42, pt. 2, no. 83, p. 1128-1154.<BR>
<HR>
Wilde, P., Normark, W.R., and Chase, T.E., 1974, Petroleum potential on continental rise off
central California, in Circum-Pacific Energy and Mineral Resources Conference: American
Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 58, no. 7, p. 1461-1462. <BR>
<HR>
Normark, William R., 1974, Submarine canyons and fan valleys; factors affecting growth patterns
of deep-sea fans, in Modern and Ancient Geosynclinal Sedimentation; Submarine canyon and fan
deposits: Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists Special Publication, v. 19,
p. 56-68. <BR>
<HR>
Nelson, C.H., Normark, W.R., Bouma, A.H., and Carlson, P.R., 1976, Thin-bedded turbidites
in modern submarine canyons and fans: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin,
v. 60, no. 4, American Association of Petroleum Geologists-Society For Sedimentary
Geology annual meeting, p. 702-703.<BR>
<HR>
Hess, G.R., and Normark, W.R., 1976, Holocene sedimentation history of the major fan
valleys of Monterey Fan: Marine Geology, v. 22, no. 4, p. 233-251. <BR>
<HR>
Normark, W.R., Hess, G.R., Chase, T.E., Wilde, P., Spencer, J.E., 1977, Active and relict
channel systems, and the growth pattern on Monterey submarine fan, California: Geological
Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 9, no. 7, p. 1116-1117.<BR>
<HR>
Normark, W.R., and Hess, G.R., 1978, Sedimentological features and growth of the Monterey
deep-sea fan off central California: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1100, p. 151. <BR>
<HR>
Normark, W.R., Hess, G.R., and Spiess, F.N., 1978, Mapping of small scale (outcrop-size)
sedimentological features on modern submarine fans: Offshore Technology Conference Proceedings,
no. 10, v. 1, p. 593-598.<BR>
<HR>
Normark, W.R., and Hess, G.R., 1979, Sediment transport processes on the Monterey Deep-Sea Fan: U.S.
Geological Survey Professional Paper 1150, p. 150.<BR>
<HR>
Hess, G.R., and Normark, W.R., 1980, Quaternary styles of California submarine fans: American
Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 64, no. 3, p. 443-444.<BR>
<HR>
Normark, William R., Gutmacher, Christina E., Chase, T.E., Wilde, Pat, 1984, Monterey Fan;
growth pattern control by basin morphology and changing sea levels: Geo-Marine Letters, v. 3,
no. 2-4, p. 93-99.<BR>
<HR>
Wilde, Pat, Normark, William R., Chase, Thomas E., and Gutmacher, Christina E., 1985,
Potential petroleum reservoirs on deep-sea fans off Central California, in Bouma, Arnold H.,
Normark, William R., and Barnes, Neal E., eds., Submarine fans and related turbidite systems:
New York, NY, Springer-Verlag.<BR>
<HR>
Normark, William R., and Gutmacher, Christina E., 1989, Major submarine fans of the California
continental rise, Winterer, E.L., and Hussong, Donald M., and Decker, Robert W., eds., The eastern
Pacific Ocean and Hawaii: Denver, CO, Geological Society of America.<BR>

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Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
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Beginning_Date: 19700916
Ending_Date: 19700924

Currentness_Reference: ground condition

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East_Bounding_Coordinate: -122.71333
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 36.41167
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 36.00500

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Theme:
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Theme_Keyword: Marine Geology

Place:
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Place_Keyword: CA
Place_Keyword: Central California
Place_Keyword: Monterey Fan Valley
Place_Keyword: North Pacific Ocean
Place_Keyword: Northern California
Place_Keyword: Northern Pacific Ocean
Place_Keyword: USA


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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:
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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:
Eli Silver (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region)
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:
Fildani, Andrea, and Normark, W.R., 2004, Late Quaternary evolution of channel and lobe complexes of Monterey Fan, Marine Geology 206, p. 199-223. available on line at: <A HREF ="<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/reports/reprints/Fildani_MG_206.pdf>" target ="new"><http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/reports/reprints/Fildani_MG_206.pdf> Lonsdale, P.F., Normark, W.R., Newman, W.A., and Allison, E.C., 1970, Submarine erosion on the crest of Horizon Guyot: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 2, no. 7, p. 610. Lonsdale, Peter, Normark, William R., and Newman, W.A., 1972, Sedimentation and Erosion on Horizon Guyot: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 83, no. 2, p. 289-315. Normark, William R., 1971, Mini-topography of deep-sea fans; geometric considerations for facies interpretations in turbidites, in Geologic guide book--Newport Lagoon to San Clemente, Orange County, California: Tulsa, OK, Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, Pacific Section. Normark, William R., 1972, Submarine canyons and fan-valleys; factors affecting growth processes of deep-sea fans (abst.), in A conference on modern and ancient geosynclinal sedimentation: Madison, WI, University of Wisconsin National Science Foundation. Lonsdale, Peter, Normark, William R., and Newman, W.A., 1972, Sedimentation and Erosion on Horizon Guyot: San Diego, CA, University of California, Scripps Institution of Oceanography Contributions, v. 42, pt. 2, no. 83, p. 1128-1154. Wilde, P., Normark, W.R., and Chase, T.E., 1974, Petroleum potential on continental rise off central California, in Circum-Pacific Energy and Mineral Resources Conference: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 58, no. 7, p. 1461-1462. Normark, William R., 1974, Submarine canyons and fan valleys; factors affecting growth patterns of deep-sea fans, in Modern and Ancient Geosynclinal Sedimentation; Submarine canyon and fan deposits: Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists Special Publication, v. 19, p. 56-68. Nelson, C.H., Normark, W.R., Bouma, A.H., and Carlson, P.R., 1976, Thin-bedded turbidites in modern submarine canyons and fans: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 60, no. 4, American Association of Petroleum Geologists-Society For Sedimentary Geology annual meeting, p. 702-703. Hess, G.R., and Normark, W.R., 1976, Holocene sedimentation history of the major fan valleys of Monterey Fan: Marine Geology, v. 22, no. 4, p. 233-251. Normark, W.R., Hess, G.R., Chase, T.E., Wilde, P., Spencer, J.E., 1977, Active and relict channel systems, and the growth pattern on Monterey submarine fan, California: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 9, no. 7, p. 1116-1117. Normark, W.R., and Hess, G.R., 1978, Sedimentological features and growth of the Monterey deep-sea fan off central California: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1100, p. 151. Normark, W.R., Hess, G.R., and Spiess, F.N., 1978, Mapping of small scale (outcrop-size) sedimentological features on modern submarine fans: Offshore Technology Conference Proceedings, no. 10, v. 1, p. 593-598. Normark, W.R., and Hess, G.R., 1979, Sediment transport processes on the Monterey Deep-Sea Fan: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1150, p. 150. Hess, G.R., and Normark, W.R., 1980, Quaternary styles of California submarine fans: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 64, no. 3, p. 443-444. Normark, William R., Gutmacher, Christina E., Chase, T.E., Wilde, Pat, 1984, Monterey Fan; growth pattern control by basin morphology and changing sea levels: Geo-Marine Letters, v. 3, no. 2-4, p. 93-99. Wilde, Pat, Normark, William R., Chase, Thomas E., and Gutmacher, Christina E., 1985, Potential petroleum reservoirs on deep-sea fans off Central California, in Bouma, Arnold H., Normark, William R., and Barnes, Neal E., eds., Submarine fans and related turbidite systems: New York, NY, Springer-Verlag. Normark, William R., and Gutmacher, Christina E., 1989, Major submarine fans of the California continental rise, Winterer, E.L., and Hussong, Donald M., and Decker, Robert W., eds., The eastern Pacific Ocean and Hawaii: Denver, CO, Geological Society of America.



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Completeness_Report:
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Navigation Data (w-10-70-nc.011 [DRS])
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YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
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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>

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



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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>

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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

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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.
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Metadata_Date: 20131030

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

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

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