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  Citation:
    Citation_Information:
      Originator: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) 
      Publication_Date: 20131030
      Title:
        Geophysical data of field activity W-1-68-MX in Baja, Mexico
        from 05/03/1968 to 11/15/1968
      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/w-1-68-mx.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/w/w168mx/html/w-1-68-mx.meta.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      Chief Scientists: Bill Normark, Fred Spiess. Geophysical
      data (4khz, airgun, 12khz) of field activity W-1-68-MX in
      Baja, Mexico from 05/03/1968 to 11/15/1968,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/w/w168mx/html/w-1-68-mx.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 -

      4khz                          p system, up and p bathymetry

      airgun

      12khz                         EDO bathymetry

      Publications -

      Normark, William R., and Curray, Joseph R., 1968, Geology and structure of the

      tip of Baja California, Mexico: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 79, no. 11, p. 1589-1600.

Normark, W.R., Loughridge, Michael S., and Spiess, F.N., 1968, Detailed channel morphology of the La Jolla submarine fan valley: American Geophysical Union Transactions, v. 49, no. 1, p. 212.

Normark, W.R., and Piper, D.J.W., 1969, Deep-sea fan valleys, past and present: Geological Society of America Abstracts Cordilleran Section, v. pt. 3, p. 49.

Normark, William R., 1969, Erosional deep sea fan valleys: Geological Society of America Abstracts Rocky Mountain Section, v. pt. 5, p. 59.

Normark, W.R., Allison, E.C., and Curray, J.R., 1969, The geology of the Pacific continental margin of the peninsula of Baja California: Geological Society of America Abstracts, Annual Meeting, v. pt. 7, p. 163.

Normark, W.R., and Spiess, F.N., 1969, Active channel system of the San Lucas submarine fan at the tip of Baja California: Geological Society of America Special Paper, p. 220-221.

Normark, William Raymond, 1970, Growth patterns of deep sea fans: Ann Arbor, MI, Dissertation Abstracts International, Section B: The Sciences and Engineering, v. 30, no. 11, p. 5169B.

Normark, William R., 1970, Growth patterns of deep-sea fans: The American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 54, no. 11, p. 2170-2195.

Normark, William R., 1970, Growth patterns of deep-sea fans: The American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 54, no. 11, p. 2170-2195.

Normark, W.R., 1971, Transfer of lower Baja California, Mexico, from North American to Pacific lithospheric plates: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 3, no. 2, p. 172.

Mudie, John D., Normark, William R., and Klitgord, Kim D., 1971, Some more magnetic lineations observed near the ocean floor in the northeast Pacific and possible implications on Gilbert geomagnetic chronology: American Geophysical Union Eos, Transactions, v. 52, no. 4, p. 194.

Normark, William R., 1969, Growth patterns of deep-sea fans: San Diego, La Jolla, CA, University of California, dissertation.

Normark, William R., 1970, Growth Patterns of Deep-Sea Fans: San Diego, CA, University of California, Scripps Institution of Oceanography Contributions, v. 40, pt. 2, no. 2, p. 1488-1513.

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.

Klitgord, Kim D., Mudie, John D., and Normark, William R., 1972, Magnetic Lineations Observed Near the Ocean Floor and Possible Implications on the Geomagnetic Chronology of the Gilbert Epoch: The Geophysical Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society, v. 28, no. 1, p. 35-48.

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.

Normark, William R., 1974, Ranger Submarine Slide, Northern Sebastian Vizcaino Bay, Baja California, Mexico: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 85, no. 5, p. 781-784.

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.

Normark, W.R., 1976, Growth patterns of deep-sea fans, in Whitaker, J.H., ed., Submarine canyons and deep-sea fans; modern and ancient: Stroudsburg, Pa., Dowden, Hutchinson and Ross, Inc.

Chase, T.E., Normark, W.R., and Wilde, P., 1976, Compilations of marine geologic and oceanographic data off the West Coast of the United States: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 8, no. 6, p. 809.

Chase, T.E., Holmes, M.L., Wilde, P., and Normark, W.R., 1977, Compilation of marine geologic and oceanographic data off the western United States; Cascadia Sheet: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 9, no. 7, p. 926.

Normark, W.R., 1977, Neogene basins and transform motion within the Pacific continental margin of Baja California: Offshore Technology Conference, no. 9, v. 3, Preprints, p. 93-100.

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.

Spencer, J.E., and Normark, W.R., 1979, The Neogene Tosco-Abreojos strike-slip fault within the Pacific margin of southern Baja California, Mexico: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 11, no. 3, p. 129.

Spencer, J.E., and Normark, W.R., 1979, Tosco-Abreojos fault zone; a Neogene transform plate boundary within the Pacific margin of southern Baja California, Mexico: Boulder, CO, Geology, v. 7, no. 11, p. 554-557.

Chase, T.E., Normark, W.R., Thomas, J.A., Holmes, M.L., and Wilde, P., 1979, Compilation of marine geologic and oceanographic data off the western United States; southern California continental borderland: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 11, no. 7, p. 400.

Hess, G.R., and Normark, W.R., 1980, Possible geometries of sandstone bodies as reflected by geomorphic features on modern submarine fans: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 64, no. 5, p. 722-723.

Normark, William R., Spencer, Jon E., and Ingle, James C., Jr., 1987, Geology and Neogene history of the Pacific continental margin of Baja California Sur, Mexico, in Scholl, David W., Grantz, Arthur, and Vedder, John G., eds., Geology and resource potential of the continental margin of western North America and adjacent ocean basins, Beaufort Sea to Baja California: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 6, p. 449-472.
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: 19680503 Ending_Date: 19681115 Currentness_Reference: ground condition Status: Progress: Complete Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed Spatial_Domain: Bounding_Coordinates: West_Bounding_Coordinate: -117.75000 East_Bounding_Coordinate: -98.25000 North_Bounding_Coordinate: 32.75000 South_Bounding_Coordinate: 15.25000 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: Baja, Mexico Place_Keyword: Gulf of Mexico Place_Keyword: Mexico Place_Keyword: North Pacific Ocean Place_Keyword: Northern Pacific Ocean 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: Bill Normark (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region); Fred Spiess (Chief Scientist) 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: Normark, William R., and Curray, Joseph R., 1968, Geology and structure of the tip of Baja California, Mexico: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 79, no. 11, p. 1589-1600. Normark, W.R., Loughridge, Michael S., and Spiess, F.N., 1968, Detailed channel morphology of the La Jolla submarine fan valley: American Geophysical Union Transactions, v. 49, no. 1, p. 212. Normark, W.R., and Piper, D.J.W., 1969, Deep-sea fan valleys, past and present: Geological Society of America Abstracts Cordilleran Section, v. pt. 3, p. 49. Normark, William R., 1969, Erosional deep sea fan valleys: Geological Society of America Abstracts Rocky Mountain Section, v. pt. 5, p. 59. Normark, W.R., Allison, E.C., and Curray, J.R., 1969, The geology of the Pacific continental margin of the peninsula of Baja California: Geological Society of America Abstracts, Annual Meeting, v. pt. 7, p. 163. Normark, W.R., and Spiess, F.N., 1969, Active channel system of the San Lucas submarine fan at the tip of Baja California: Geological Society of America Special Paper, p. 220-221. Normark, William Raymond, 1970, Growth patterns of deep sea fans: Ann Arbor, MI, Dissertation Abstracts International, Section B: The Sciences and Engineering, v. 30, no. 11, p. 5169B. Normark, William R., 1970, Growth patterns of deep-sea fans: The American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 54, no. 11, p. 2170-2195. Normark, William R., 1970, Growth patterns of deep-sea fans: The American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 54, no. 11, p. 2170-2195. Normark, W.R., 1971, Transfer of lower Baja California, Mexico, from North American to Pacific lithospheric plates: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 3, no. 2, p. 172. Mudie, John D., Normark, William R., and Klitgord, Kim D., 1971, Some more magnetic lineations observed near the ocean floor in the northeast Pacific and possible implications on Gilbert geomagnetic chronology: American Geophysical Union Eos, Transactions, v. 52, no. 4, p. 194. Normark, William R., 1969, Growth patterns of deep-sea fans: San Diego, La Jolla, CA, University of California, dissertation. Normark, William R., 1970, Growth Patterns of Deep-Sea Fans: San Diego, CA, University of California, Scripps Institution of Oceanography Contributions, v. 40, pt. 2, no. 2, p. 1488-1513. 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. Klitgord, Kim D., Mudie, John D., and Normark, William R., 1972, Magnetic Lineations Observed Near the Ocean Floor and Possible Implications on the Geomagnetic Chronology of the Gilbert Epoch: The Geophysical Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society, v. 28, no. 1, p. 35-48. 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. Normark, William R., 1974, Ranger Submarine Slide, Northern Sebastian Vizcaino Bay, Baja California, Mexico: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 85, no. 5, p. 781-784. 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. Normark, W.R., 1976, Growth patterns of deep-sea fans, in Whitaker, J.H., ed., Submarine canyons and deep-sea fans; modern and ancient: Stroudsburg, Pa., Dowden, Hutchinson and Ross, Inc. Chase, T.E., Normark, W.R., and Wilde, P., 1976, Compilations of marine geologic and oceanographic data off the West Coast of the United States: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 8, no. 6, p. 809. Chase, T.E., Holmes, M.L., Wilde, P., and Normark, W.R., 1977, Compilation of marine geologic and oceanographic data off the western United States; Cascadia Sheet: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 9, no. 7, p. 926. Normark, W.R., 1977, Neogene basins and transform motion within the Pacific continental margin of Baja California: Offshore Technology Conference, no. 9, v. 3, Preprints, p. 93-100. 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. Spencer, J.E., and Normark, W.R., 1979, The Neogene Tosco-Abreojos strike-slip fault within the Pacific margin of southern Baja California, Mexico: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 11, no. 3, p. 129. Spencer, J.E., and Normark, W.R., 1979, Tosco-Abreojos fault zone; a Neogene transform plate boundary within the Pacific margin of southern Baja California, Mexico: Boulder, CO, Geology, v. 7, no. 11, p. 554-557. Chase, T.E., Normark, W.R., Thomas, J.A., Holmes, M.L., and Wilde, P., 1979, Compilation of marine geologic and oceanographic data off the western United States; southern California continental borderland: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 11, no. 7, p. 400. Hess, G.R., and Normark, W.R., 1980, Possible geometries of sandstone bodies as reflected by geomorphic features on modern submarine fans: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 64, no. 5, p. 722-723. Normark, William R., Spencer, Jon E., and Ingle, James C., Jr., 1987, Geology and Neogene history of the Pacific continental margin of Baja California Sur, Mexico, in Scholl, David W., Grantz, Arthur, and Vedder, John G., eds., Geology and resource potential of the continental margin of western North America and adjacent ocean basins, Beaufort Sea to Baja California: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources, Earth Science Series, v. 6, p. 449-472. Data_Quality_Information: Attribute_Accuracy: Attribute_Accuracy_Report: Identified as best available version. 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