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1999

Brocher, T. M., Parsons, T. E., Creager, K. C., Crosson, R. S., Symons, N. P., Spence, G. D., Zelt, B. C., Hammer, P. T., Hyndman, R. D., Mosher, D. C., Trehu, A. M., ten Brink, U. S., Fisher, M. A., Pratt, T. L., Alvarez, M. G., Beaudoin, B. C., Louden, K. E., Weaver, C. S., 1999, Wide-angle seismic recordings from the 1998 seismic hazards investigation of Puget Sound (SHIPS), western Washington and British Columbia: USGS Open-File Report 99-314, pp. 1-110

Cacchione, D., Wiberg, P., Lynch, J., Irish, J., and Traykovski, P, 1999, Estimates of suspended-sediment flux and bedform activity on the inner portion of the Eel continental shelf, in Nittrouer, C.A., ed., The Formation of Continental-Margin Strata: Marine Geology, v. 154, p. 83-97

Capiella, K., et al., 1999, Sedimentation and Bathymetry Changes in Suisun Bay: 1867-1990: USGS Open-File Report 99-563

Childs, J., et al., 1999, Permit application and approval chronology for a small airgun survey offshore southern California, June 1999: USGS Open-File Report 99-572

Cooper, A., et al., 1999, A seismic-reflection investigation of gas hydrates and sea-floor features of the upper continental slope of the Garden Banks and Green Canyon regions, northern Gulf of Mexico: USGS Open-File Report 99-570

Dartnell , P., and Gardner, J., 1999, Sea-Floor Images and Data from Multibeam Surveys in San Francisco Bay, Southern California, Hawaii, the Gulf of Mexico, and Lake Tahoe, California-Nevada: USGS DDS-55

Davis, Alicé S., Clague, David A., Schulz, Marjorie S., and Hein, James R., 1999, Low sulfur content in submarine lavas: An unreliable indicator of subaerial eruption: Geology, v. 19, i. 7, pp. 75–753, doi:10.1130/0091-7613(1991)019<0750:LSCISL>2.3.CO;2

Drake, D. E, 1999, Temporal and spatial variability of the sediment grain-size distribution on the Eel shelf; the flood layer of 1995, in Nittrouer, C.A., ed., The Formation of Continental-Margin Strata: Marine Geology, v. 154, p. 169-182

Field, M. E., Gardner, J. V., and Prior, D. B, 1999, Geometry and significance of stacked gullies on the northern California slope, in Nittrouer, C.A., ed., The Formation of Continental-Margin Strata: Marine Geology, v. 154, p. 271-286

Fisher, M., et al., 1999, Seismic survey probes urban earthquake hazards in Pacific Northwest: EOS, Transactions AGU v. 104, pp. 13-17

Fisher, M., et al., 1999, Geologic processes of accretion: Cascadia subduction zone west of Washington State: Journal of Geodynamics v. 27, pp. 277-288

Gardner, J., et al., 1999, Multibeam Mapping of Long Beach, CA Continental Shelf: USGS Open-File Report 99-360

Gardner, J. V., Prior, D. B., and Field, M. E, 1999, Humboldt slide; a large shear-dominated retrogressive slope failure, in Nittrouer, C.A., ed., The Formation of Continental-Margin Strata: Marine Geology, v. 154, p. 323-338

Geist, E.L., 1999, Local tsunamis and earthquake source parameters: Advances in Geophysics, v. 39, p. 117-209 [Download PDF (4101 K)]

Geist, E.L., and Dmowska, R., 1999, Local tsunamis and distributed slip at the source: Pure and Applied Geophysics, v. 154, p. 485-512, doi:10.1007/s000240050241

Hein, J. R., Koski, R. A., Embley, R. W., Reid, J., and Chang, S.-W., 1999, Diffuse-flow hydrothermal field in an oceanic fracture zone setting, Northeast Pacific: Deposit composition: Exploration and Mining Geology, v. 8, no. 3-4, pp. 299 - 322

Hein, J.R., Wong, F.L, and Mosier, D.L., 1999, Bathymetry of the Republic of the Marshall Islands and Vicinity: USGS Map MF 2324

Lee, Homa, Locat, Jacques, Dartnell, Peter, Israel, Kenneth, and Wong, Florence, 1999, Regional variability of slope stability: application to the Eel margin, in The Formation of Continental Margin Strata: Marine Geology, v. 154 i. 1-4, pp. 305-321, doi:10.1016/S0025-3227(98)00120-0

McGann, M., and D. Sloan, 1999, Benthic foraminifers in the Regional Monitoring Program's San Francisco Estuary samples: 1997 Annual Report for the Regional Monitoring Program for Trace Substances in the San Francisco Estuary, San Francisco Estuary Institute, Richmond, CA:249–258

Normark, W., et al., 1999, Cruise Report for 01-99-SC: Southern California Earthquake Hazards Project: USGS Open-File Report 99-560

Normark, William R., Bohannon, Robert G., Sliter, Ray, Dunhill, Gita, Scholl, David W., Laursen, Jane, Reid, Jane A., and Holton, David, 1999, Cruise report for A1-98-SC southern California Earthquake Hazards Project: USGS Open-File Report 99-152

Parsons, T., and Hart, P. E., 1999, Dipping San Andreas and Hayward faults revealed beneath San Francisco Bay, California: Geology v.27, pp. 839-842 [Download PDF (387 K)]

Parsons, T., Stein, R. S., Simpson, R. W., and Reasenberg, P. A., 1999, Stress sensitivity of fault seismicity: A comparison between limited-offset oblique and major strike-slip faults: Journal of Geophysical Research v. 104, no. B9, pp. 20183-20202 [Download PDF (2.3 MB)]

Parsons, T., Wells, R. E., Flueh, E., T. Brink, U. S., and Fisher, M. A., 1999, Three-dimensional velocity structure of Siletzia and other accreted terranes in the Cascadia fore arc of Washington: Journal of Geophysical Research v. 104, no. B8, pp. 18015-18039 [Download PDF (4 MB)]

Ryan, H., et al., 1999, El Niño Sea-Level Rise Wreaks Havoc in California's San Francisco Bay Region: USGS Fact Sheet 175-99

Wolf, S., et al., 1999, The Washington and Oregon Mid-Shelf Silt Deposit and Its Relation to the late Holocene Colombia River Sediment Budget: USGS Open-File Report 99-173

Wolf, S., and Hamer, M., 1999, Turbidite Pathways in Cascadia Basin and Tufts Abyssal Plain, Part A, Astoria Channel, Blanco Valley, and Gorda Basin: USGS Open-File Report 99-157

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1998

Chin, J.L., Carlson, P.R., Wong, F.L., and Cacchione, D.A., 1998, Multibeam Data and Socio-Economic Issues in West-Central San Francisco Bay: USGS Open-File Report 98-139

Cochrane, G., et al., 1998, Physical Characteristics of Dungeness Crab and Halibut Habitats in Glacier Bay, Alaska: USGS Open-File Report 98-791

Cooper, Alan K., Hart, Patrick E., and Pecher, Ingo, 1998, Cruise report for a seismic investigation of gas hydrates in the Mississippi Canyon region, northern Gulf of Mexico; cruise M1-98-GM: USGS Open-File Report 98-506

Field, M., et al., 1998, High-Resolution Multibeam Survey of the Insular Shelf and Slope of Windward and Southern Oahu, Hawaii: American Geophysical Union 1998 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, December 1998

Flueh, E., et al., 1998, New seismic images of the Cascadia subduction zone from Cruise SO108- ORWELL: Tectonophysics v. 293, pp. 69-84

Gardner, J., et al., 1998, Cruise Report IS-98, Bathymetry of Lake Tahoe, CA-NV: USGS Open-File Report 98-509

Gardner, J., Mayer, L., 1998, Cruise Report A2-98-SC, Mapping the Southern CA Continental Margin: USGS Open-File Report 98-475

Gardner, J., and Clarke, 1998, Cruise Report A1-98-HW, Mapping Hawaii Insular Slopes: USGS Open-File Report 98-212

Jaffe, B., Smith, R., and Torresan, L., 1998, Sedimentation and Bathymetric Change in San Pablo Bay: 1856-1983: USGS Open-File Report 98-759

Jaffe, B., et al., 1998, Popular Beach Disappears Underwater in Huge Coastal Landslide - Sleeping Bear Dunes, Michigan: USGS Fact Sheet 020-98

Kvenvolden, K.A., Carlson, P.R., Warden, A., and Threlkeld, C.N, 1998, Carbon isotopic comparisons of oil products used in the developmental history of Alaska: Chemical Geology, v. 152, i. 1–2, p. 73–84, doi:10.1016/S0009-2541(98)00097-7

Lorenson, T.D., McLaughlin, R.J., Kvenvolden, K.A., Orange, D.L., Davisson, M.L., Brewer, P.G., and Martin, J.B., 1998, Comparison of offshore and onshore gas occurrences, Eel River basin, Northern California: USGS Open-File Report 98-781

McGann, M., D. Sloan, and R. J. Llanso, 1998, Invasive Japanese foraminifer Trochammina hadai discovered in northern Puget Sound (abs.): Northwest Algal Symposium and Pacific Estuarine Research Society Joint Meeting, Abstracts:30

Normark, W., and Piper, D., 1998, Preliminary evaluation of recent movement on structures within the Santa Monica Basin, offshore southern California: USGS Open-File Report 98-518

Parsons, T., 1998, Seismic-reflection evidence that the Hayward fault extends into the lower crust of the San Francisco Bay area, California: Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America v. 88, pp. 1212-1223 [Download PDF (4 MB)]

Parsons, T., G. A. Thompson, and R. P. Smith, 1998, More than one way to stretch: a tectonic model for extension along the plume track of Yellowstone hotspot and adjacent Basin and Range Province: Tectonics v. 17, pp. 221-234, doi:10.1029/98TC00463

Parsons, T., et al., 1998, A new view into the Cascadia subduction zone and volcanic arc: Implications for earthquake hazards along the Washington margin: Geology v. 26, pp. 199-201 [Download PDF (363 K)]

Reimnitz, Erk, and Wolf, Stephen C., 1998, Are North Slope surface alluvial fans pre-Holocene relicts?: USGS Professional Paper 1605

Rubin, D.M., Nelson, J.M., and Topping, D.J., 1998, Relation of inversely graded deposits to suspended-sediment grain-size evolution during the 1996 flood experiment in Grand Canyon: Geology v. 26, pp. 99-102 [Download PDF (452 K)]

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1997

Carlson, P.R., Kvenvolden, K.A., Hostettler, F.D., Rosenbauer, R.J., and Warden, A., 1997, Fate of Spilled Oil in Prince William Sound: Diary of a Forensic Geology Study: U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 97-518, 88 p., http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr97518

Flueh, E., et al. 1997, Scientific teams analyze earthquake hazards of the Cascadia subduction zone: EOS, Transactions AGU v. 78, pp. 153-157

Hampton, Monty A., Michael E. Torresan, and John H. Barber, Jr., 1997, Sea-Floor Geology of a part of Mamala Bay, Hawaii: Pacific Science, v. 51, n. 1, p. 54-75. Reproduced by permission of the University of Hawaii Press

Martin, Jonathan B., Orange, Daniel L., Lorenson, Thomas D., and Kvenvolden, Keith A., 1997, Chemical and isotopic evidence of gas-influenced flow at a transform plate boundary: Monterey Bay, California: Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth, v. 102, i. B11, pp. 24903–24915, doi:10.1029/97JB02154

Parsons, T., and M. L. Zoback, 1997, Three-dimensional upper crustal velocity structure beneath San Francisco Peninsula, California: Journal of Geophysical Research v. 102, no. B3, pp. 5473-5490 [Download PDF (2.3 MB)]

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1996

Drake, D., 1996, Fecal Pellets in Effluent-Affected Sediment on Palos Verdes Margin: EOS Trans. AGU, 76 (3), Ocean Sciences Meeting Supplement OS1 [Download PDF]

Edwards, B., and Chezar, H., 1996, Camera Surveys of Effluent-Affected Sediment on Continental Margin near Los Angeles: EOS Trans. AGU, 76 (3), Ocean Sciences Meeting Supplement OS1 [Download PDF]

Geist, E.L., 1996, Relationship between the present-day stress field and plate boundary forces in the Pacific Northwest: Geophysical Research Letters, v. 23, no. 23, p. 3381-3384. [Download PDF (317 K)]

Kayen, R. E., Lee, H. J., and Drake, D. E., 1996, Geotechnical Properties of Effluent-Affected Sediment, Palos Verdes Margin: EOS Trans. AGU, 76 (3), Ocean Sciences Meeting Supplement OS1 [Download PDF]

Lee, H. J., Drake, D. E., Edwards, B. D., Hamer, M. R., Hampton, M. A., Karl, H., Kayen, R. E., and Wong, F. L., 1996, Contaminated, Effluent-Affected Sediment on the Continental Margin near Los Angeles, California: EOS Trans. AGU, 76 (3), Ocean Sciences Meeting Supplement OS1 [Download PDF]

McCarthy, J., P. E. Hart, R. Anima, D. Oppenheimer, and T. Parsons, 1996, Seismic evidence for faulting in the western Sacramento Delta region, Pittsburgh, California, chapter in Toward assessing the seismic risk associated with blind faults, San Francisco Bay region, California, Jayko and Lewis, eds.: USGS Open File Report 96-267, pp. 134-143

McGann, M., and D. Sloan, 1996, Recent introduction of the foraminifer Trochammina hadai Uchio into San Francisco Bay, California, USA: Marine Micropaleontology, v. 28, i. 1, p. 1–3, doi:10.1016/0377-8398(95)00077-1

Noble, M. A., Harris, C. K., Wiberg, P. L., and Sherwood, C.M. A. Noble, C. K. Harris, P. L. Wiberg, and C.Sherwood, 1996, Statistical Characterization of Current and Wave Patterns on Southern California Shelf off Palos Verdes: EOS Trans. AGU, 76 (3), Ocean Sciences Meeting Supplement OS1 [Download PDF]

Parsons, T., and J. McCarthy, 1996, Crustal and upper mantle velocity structure of the Salton Trough, southeast California: Tectonics v. 15, pp. 456-471 [Download PDF (6534 K)]

Parsons, T., J. McCarthy, W. M. Kohler, C. J. Ammon, H. M. Benz, J. A. Hole, and E. E. Criley, 1996, The crustal structure of the Colorado Plateau, Arizona: Application of new long-offset seismic data analysis techniques: Journal of Geophysical Research v. 101, no. B5, pp. 11173-11194

Snavely, Parke D., Jr., Niem, Alan, Wong, Florence L., MacLeod, Norman S., and Calhoun, Tracy K., with major contributions by Minasian, Diane L., and Niem, Wendy, 1996, Geologic map of the Cascade Head area, northwestern Oregon Coast Range (Neskowin, Nestucca Bay, Hebo, and Dolph 7.5-minute quadrangles): USGS Open-File Report 96-0534, 16 pages; 2 map sheets, scale 1:24,000

Wong, Florence L., Hamer, Michael R., Hampton, Monty A. , and Torresan, Michael E., 1996, Bottom Characteristics of an Ocean Disposal Site of Honolulu, Hawaii: Redlands, California, Environmental Systems Research Institute, 1996 ESRI Users Conference Proceedings, 15 p.

Wong, F. L., 1996, Heavy Mineralogy of Effluent-Affected Sediment, Palos Verdes, Southern California: EOS Trans. AGU, 76 (3), Ocean Sciences Meeting Supplement OS1 [Download PDF]

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1995

Bohannon, R. G., and T. Parsons, 1995, Tectonic implications of post-30 Ma Pacific and North American relative plate motions: Geological Society of America Bulletin v. 107, pp. 937-959 [Download PDF (1297 K)]

Dean, Walter E., and Gardner, James V., 1995, Geochemistry of surface sediments in the Gulf of the Farallones: USGS Open-File Report 95-527 (PDF)

Karl, Herman A., Pat S. Chavez, Jr., John L. Chin, and Richard L. Bernknopf, 1995, Regional-scale Seafloor Mapping and Characterization-- Application to Fisheries Resource Management(abs.): 1995 American Fisheries Association meeting in Napa, California

Karl, H. A., P. S. Chavez, Jr., E. Ueber, W. Van Peeters, H. Curl, J.L. Chin, and N. M. Maher, 1995, Acoustic and Visual Remote Sensing of Barrels of Radioactive Waste--Application of Civilian and Military Technology to Environmental Management of the Oceans (abs.): 1995 Pacific Section AAPG meeting

Kinoshita, K., and Noble, M., 1995, Monterey Submarine Canyon, California Moored Array Data Report: USGS Open-File Report 95-838 (9.3 MB PDF)

Kvenvolden, K.A., Hostettler, F.D., Carlson, P.R., Rapp, J.B., Threlkeld, C., and Warden, A,. 1995, Ubiquitous tar balls with a California source signature on the shorelines of Prince William Sound, Alaska: Environmental Science & Technology, v. 29, no. 10, p. 2684- 2694

McGann, M., 1995, 3500-year B.P. record of climatic change in estuarine deposits of south San Francisco Bay, California; In Sanginés, E. M., D. W. Andersen, and A. V. Buising, (editors), Recent geologic studies in the San Francisco Bay area: Pacific Section, Society of Sedimentary Geology (SEPM) 76:225–236

Nelson, H., and Bacon, C.R., 1995, Crater Lake National Park: Presently Tranquil: USGS Fact Sheet

Parsons, T., 1995, The Basin and Range Province, in K. Olsen, ed., Continental Rifts: evolution, structure and tectonics, Amsterdam: Elsevier, ISBN 044489-566-3, pp. 277-324 [Download PDF (8.1 MB)]

Parsons, T., N. I. Christensen, and H. G. Wilshire, 1995, Velocities of southern Basin and Range xenoliths: Insights on the nature of lower crustal reflectivity and composition: Geology v. 23, pp. 129-132 [Download PDF (396 K)]

Parsons, T., and J. McCarthy, 1995, The active southwest margin of the Colorado Plateau: Uplift of mantle origin: Geological Society of America Bulletin v. 107, pp. 139-147 [Download PDF (658 K)]

Rubin, D.M., and McDonald, R.R., 1995, Nonperiodic eddy pulsations: Water Resources Research v.31 no. 6 pp. 1595-1605 [Download PDF (1405 K)]

Torresan, M.E., Hampton, M.A., Gowen, M.H., Barber, J.H. Jr., Zink, L.L., Chase, T.E., Wong, F.L., Gann, J.T., and Dartnell, P., 1995, Acoustic Mapping of Dredged Material Disposal Sites in Mamala Bay, Honolulu, Hawaii: USGS Open-File Report 95-17

Torresan, M.E., Hampton, M.A., Barber, J.H. Jr., and Wong, F.L., 1995, K1-95-HW Cruise Report: Sediment Chemistry and Biological Sampling Survey: USGS Open-File Report 95-839

Torresan, M E, M A Hampton, J H Barber, F L Wong, L L Zink, K Dadey, 1995, Monitoring Ocean Disposal Sites: An Example of an Integrated and Coordinated Study From Mamala Bay, Honolulu, Hawaii: AGU Fall Meeting poster O12B-36

Wong, F.L., 1995, Sediment distribution on a stream-dominated continental margin, northern California--Implications from heavy-mineral studies: USGS Open-File Report 95-614, 21 p. [Download PDF (601 K)]

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1994

Geist, E.L., and Scholl, D.W., 1994, Large-scale deformation related to the collision of the Aleutian Arc with Kamchatka: Tectonics, v. 13, no. 2, p. 538-560 [Download PDF (1578 K)]

Hostettler, F. and Kvenvolden, K., 1994, Geochemical transformation of crude oil spilled from the EXXON VALDEZ super tanker into PWS, Ak.: Organic Geochemistry, v. 21, p. 927-936

Lee, H.J., Torresan, M.E., and McArthur, W., 1994, Stability of submerged slopes on the flanks of the Hawaiian Islands, a simplified approach: USGS Open-File Report 94-638 (3.4 MB PDF), 54 p.

McCarthy, J., and T. Parsons, 1994, Insights into the kinematic Cenozoic evolution of the Basin and Range-Colorado Plateau transition from coincident seismic refraction and reflection data: Geological Society of America Bulletin v. 106, pp. 747-759 [Download PDF (1649 K)]

Noble, M., Marlene A., Cynthia H. Pilskaln, Leslie K. Rosenfeld and Frank Schwing, 1994, Currents and Sediment Movement in Monterey Submarine Canyon: Eastern Pacific Ocean Conference, Timberline Lodge, Mt. Hood, OR

Parsons, T., G. A. Thompson, and N. H. Sleep, 1994, Mantle plume influence on the Neogene uplift and extension of the U.S. western Cordillera?: Geology v. 23, pp. 83-86 [Download PDF (347 K)]

Torresan, M.E., Barber, J.H., Jr., Hampton, M.A., Dartnell, P., Chezar, H., McLaughlin, M.W., Gowen, M.H., and Zink, L.L., 1994, Ground truthing high-backscatter dredged material deposits in Mamala Bay, Honolulu, Hawaii: EOS Transactions, v. 75, no. 44, p. 319

Torresan, M.E., Hampton, M.A., Gowen, M.H., Barber, J.H., Jr., Chase, T.E., Zink, L.L., and Dartnell, P., 1994, Cruise report K1-93-HW: Acoustic mapping of dredged spoil disposal sites and deposits in Mamala Bay, Honolulu, Hawaii: USGS Administrative Report presented to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 56 p.

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1993

Gardner, J.V., Cacchione, D.A., Drake, D.E., Edwards, B.D., Field, M.E., Hampton, M.A., Karl, H.A., Kenyon, N.H., Masson, D.G., McCulloch, D.S., and Grim, M.S., 1993, Map showing sediment isopachs in the deep-sea basins of the Pacific continental margin, Cape Mendocino to Point Conception: U. S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-2090-A, 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000

Gardner, J.V., Cacchione, D.A., Drake, D.E., Edwards, B.D., Field, M.E., Hampton, M.A., Karl, H.A., Kenyon, N.H., Masson, D.G., McCulloch, D.S., and Grim, M.S., 1993, Map showing depth to basement in the deep-sea basins of the Pacific continental margin, Cape Mendocino to Point Conception: U. S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-2090-B, 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000

Gardner, J.V., Cacchione, D.A., Drake, D.E., Edwards, B.D., Field, M.E., Hampton,, M.A., Karl, H.A., Kenyon, N.H., Masson, D.G., McCulloch, D.S., and Grim, M.S., 1993, Map showing sediment isopachs in the deep-sea basins of the Pacific continental margin, Strait of Juan de Fuca to Cape Mendocino: U. S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-2091-A, 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000

Gardner, J.V., Cacchione, D.A., Drake, D.E., Edwards, B.D., Field, M.E., Hampton,, M.A., Karl, H.A., Kenyon, N.H., Masson, D.G., McCulloch, D.S., and Grim, M.S., 1993, Map showing depth to basement in the deep-sea basins of the Pacific continental margin, Strait of Juan de Fuca to Cape Mendocino: U. S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-2091-B, 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000

Geist, Eric. L., Michael A. Fisher, and David W. Scholl, 1993, Large-scale deformation associated with ridge subduction: Geophysical Journal International v. 115 i. 2 pp. 344-366, doi:10.1111/j.1365-246X.1993.tb01191.x [Download PDF (2095 K)]

Hampton, et al., 1993, Map of seafloor declivity and fall lines on the continental slope, Gulf of Farallones, Central California: USGS Open-File Report 93-298 (also see http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr93298) [Download PDF (5.1 MB)]

Howell, D.G., ed.-in-chief, and Wiese, K., Fanelli, M., Zink, L.L., and Cole, F., assoc. eds., 1993, "The Future of Energy Gases," USGS Professional Paper 1570, 890 p.

Karl, H. A., W. C. Schwab, and J. L. Chin, 1993, Gulf of the Farallones Geologic Inventory Investigation: A Prototype for Environmental Studies on Continental Margins Off Major Urban Areas: Text from Proceedings of Marine Technology Society, S. Kelly (ed.), p. 16-50. (The figures have not been included for this publication.)

Karl, Herman A., John L. Chin, William C. Schwab, Edward Ueber, and Alan Y. Ota, 1993, Seafloor Mapping and Characterization--Application of Basic Marine Research to Environmental Management of the Urban Ocean (abs.): 1993 Geological Society of America Annual Meeting in Boston, Massachusetts

Kinoshita, Kaye, Marlene Noble, and Steven R. Ramp, 1993, The Farallones moored array data report: USGS Open-File Report 93-11 (text only) or http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1993/0011/report.pdf

Kvenvolden, K.A., Carlson, P.R., Threlkeld, C.N., and Warden, Augusta, 1993, Possible connection between two Alaskan catastrophies occurring 25 yr apart (1964 and 1989). Geology, v. 21, p. 813-816

Kvenvolden, K.A., Hostettler, F.D., Rapp, J.B., and Carlson, P.R., 1993, Hydrocarbons in oil residue on beaches of islands of Prince William Sound, Alaska, Marine Pollution Bulletin, v. 26, p. 24-29

Maher, Norman M., Jere A. Swanson, Herman A. Karl, and John L. Chin, 1993, Computer generated shaded relief and perspective view images of the seafloor offshore Central California: abs., 1993 Eastern Pacific Ocean Conference at Stanford Sierra Camp, Fallen Leaf Lake, California (See the abstract)

Noble, Marlene A., and Steven R. Ramp, 1993, The Subtidal Current Field Observed over the Continental Slope near the Farallon Islands, CA: abs., 1993 Eastern Pacific Ocean Conference at Stanford Sierra Camp, Fallen Leaf Lake, California (See the abstract)

Parsons, T., and G. A. Thompson, 1993, Does magmatism influence low-angle normal faulting?: Geology v. 21, pp. 247-250 [Download PDF (458 K)]

Torresan, M.E., Hampton, M.A., Barber, J.H., Jr., Field, M.E., Dartnell, P., and Gowen, M.H., 1993, High-resolution acoustic mapping of dredged spoil deposits and disposal sites in Mamala Bay, Honolulu, Hawaii: GSA Abstracts with Programs, v. 25, no. 6

Torresan, M.E., Hampton, M.A., Gowen, M.H., Barber, J.H., Jr., and Dartnell, P., 1993, Acoustic mapping of dredged spoil deposits and disposal sites in Mamala Bay, Oahu: EOS Transactions, v. 74, no. 43, p. 343

Torresan, M.E., Hampton, M.A., Gowen, M.H., Dartnell, P., and Zink, L.L., 1993, Monitoring dredged spoil disposal sites in Mamala Bay, Honolulu, Hawaii, abs.: The 1993 Exclusive Economic Zone Symposium Proceedings with Abstracts

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1992

Chase, T.E., Wilde, Pat, Normark, W.R., Evenden, G.I., Miller, C.P., Seekins, B.A., Young, J.O., Grim, M.S., and Lief, C.J., 1992, Map showing bottom topography in the deep-sea basins of the Pacific continental margin, Point Conception to Point Loma: U. S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-2089-C, 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000

Chase, T.E., Wilde, Pat, Normark, W.R., Evenden, G.I., Miller, C.P., Seekins, B.A., Young, J.O., Grim, M.S., and Lief, C.J., 1992, Map showing bottom topography in the deep-sea basins of the Pacific continental margin, Cape Mendocino to Point Conception: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-2090-C, 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000

Gardner, J.V., Cacchione, D.A., Drake, D.E., Edwards, B.D., Field, M.E., Hampton, M.A., Karl, H.A., Kenyon, N.H., Masson, D.G., McCulloch, D.S., and Grim, M.S., 1992, Map showing sediment isopachs in the deep-sea basins of the Pacific continental margin, Point Conception to Point Loma: U. S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-2089-A, 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000

Gardner, J.V., Cacchione, D.A., Drake, D.E., Edwards, B.D., Field, M.E., Hampton, M.A., Karl, H.A., Kenyon, N.H., Masson, D.G., McCulloch, D.S., and Grim, M.S., 1992, Map showing depth to basement in the deep-sea basins of the Pacific continental margin, Point Conception to Point Loma: U. S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-2089-B, 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000

Grim, M.S., Chase, T.E., Evenden, G.I., Holmes, M.L., Normark, W.R., Wilde, Pat, Fox, C.G., Lief, C.J., and Seekins, B.A., 1992, Map showing bottom topography in the deep-sea basins of the Pacific continental margin, Strait of Juan de Fuca to Cape Mendocino: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-2091-C, 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000

Hein, J. R., W. A. Bohrson, M. S. Schulz, M. Noble, and D. A. Clague, 1992, Variations in the Fine-Scale Composition of a Central Pacific Ferromanganese Crust: Paleoceanographic Implications, Paleoceanography, 7(1), 63–77, doi:10.1029/91PA02936

Karl, 1992, Techniques of Basic Marine Geological Research: Application to Environmental Management (See Karl 92-b)

Karl, et al., 1992, Surficial Grain-size Distributions Across the Continental Margin, Gulf of the Farallones (See Karl 92-a)

Karl, et al., 1992, Detection of barrels that contain radiocative waste in Farallone Islands using side-scan sonar: USGS Open-File Report 92-178

Noble, Marlene, Steven R. Ramp, and Kaye Kinoshita, 1992, Current patterns over the shelf and slope adjacent to the Gulf of the Farallones: USGS Open-File Report 92-382 and full PDF at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1992/0382/report.pdf

Noble, Marlene, and Kinoshita, Kaye, 1992, Currents over the Slope off San Francisco, California: USGS Open-File Report 92-555

Noble, Marlene, and & Ramp, Steven, 1992, Observations of Currents Over the Continental Slope near the Farallon Islands, CA (See Noble 92)

Parsons, T., N. H. Sleep, and G. A. Thompson, 1992, Host rock rheology controls on the emplacement of tabular intrusions: Implications for underplating of continental crust: Tectonics v. 11, pp. 1348-1356

Parsons, T., J. M. Howie, and G. A. Thompson, 1992, Seismic constraints on the nature of lower crustal reflectors beneath the extending southern transition zone of the Colorado Plateau, Arizona: Journal of Geophysical Research v. 97, pp. 12391-12407

Rubin, D.M., 1992, Use of forecasting signatures to help distinguish periodicity, randomness, and chaos in ripples and other spacial patterns: Chaos v.2 no. 4 pp. 525-535 [Download PDF (988 K)]

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1991

Bering Sea EEZ-SCAN Scientific Staff, 1991, Atlas of the U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone, Bering Sea: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series I-2053, 152 p., http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/i2053

Carlson, P.R., ed., 1991, Sediment of Prince William Sound, beach to deep Fjord floor, a year after the EXXON VALDEZ oil spill, U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report No. 91-631, 4 chapters, 98p., http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr91631

Maher, N. M., H. A. Karl, J. L. Chin, and W. C. Schwab, 1991, Station Locations and Grain-Size Analysis of Surficial Sediment Samples collected on the Continental Shelf, Gulf of the Farallones during Cruise F2-89-NC, January 1989: USGS Open-File Report 91-375 [View as HTML; information on ordering CD]

Noble, Marlene A., 1991, Enhanced Diurnal tidal currents in the Gulf of the Farallones: abs., 1991 Easten Pacific Ocean Conference at Lake Arrowhead, California (See Noble 91)

Parsons, T., and G. A. Thompson, 1991, The role of magma overpressure in suppressing earthquakes and topography: Worldwide examples: Science v. 253, pp. 1399-1402 [Download PDF (1378 K)]

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1990 and earlier

Carlson, P.R., and Reimnitz, E., eds., 1990, Bottom sediment along the oil spill trajectory in Prince William Sound and along the Kenai Peninsula, Alaska, U.S Geological Survey Open File Report 90-39, A-F, 6 Chapters, 100 p., http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr9039A, http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr9039B, http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr9039C, http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr9039D, http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr9039E, http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr9039F

Karl, H.A., Drake, D.E., and Schwab, W.C., 1990, Preliminary cruise report for federal agency cooperative cruises F7-90-NC and F8-90-NC, Farallon Escarpment, 19 July to 3 August and 5 to 17 August, 1990: U.S. Geological Survey Administrative report, 8 p.

Noble, M. and Gelfenbaum, G., 1990, A pilot study of currents and suspended sediment in the Gulf of the Farallones: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 90-476, 30 p., http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr90476

Rubin, D.M., and Ikeda, H., 1990, Flume experiments on the alignment of transverse, oblique, and longitudinal dunes in directionally varying flows: Sedimentology v.37, i. 4, pp. 673-684, doi:10.1111/j.1365-3091.1990.tb00628.x [Download PDF (1023 K)]

Rubin, D.M., Schmidt, J.C., and Moore, J.N., 1990, Origin, Structure, and Evolution of a Reattachment Bar, Colorado River, Grand Canyon, Arizona: Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, v.60 no. 6 pp. 982-991 [Download PDF (948 K)]

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 Geology and offshore resources of Pacific island arcs -- Solomon Islands and Bougainville, Papua New Guinea Regions, Vedder and Bruns, eds.: Houston, Texas Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources Earth Science Series v.12 [Download PDF (2952 K)]

Chin, J.L., Rubin, D.M., Karl, H.A., Schwab, W.C., and Twichell, D.C., 1989, Cruise report for the Gulf of the Farallones cruise F1-89-NC off the San Francisco Bay area, January 6 through 28, 1989: U.S. Geological Survey Open-file Report 89-317, 4 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1989/0317/report.pdf

Moore, J. G., D. A. Clague, R. T. Holcomb, P. W. Lipman, W. R. Normark, and M. E. Torresan, 1989, Prodigious Submarine Landslides on the Hawaiian Ridge: Journal of Geophysical Research, 94(B12), 17,465–17,484 [Download PDF (2.2 MB)]

Lipman, P. W., W. R. Normark, J. G. Moore, J. B. Wilson, and C. E. Gutmacher, 1988, The giant submarine Alika debris slide, Mauna Loa, Hawaii: Journal of Geophysical Research, 93(B5), 4279–4299 [Download PDF (2700 K)]

EEZ-SCAN 85 Scientific Staff, 1987a, Atlas of the U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone, Gulf of Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series I-1864-A, 104 p., http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/i1864AB

EEZ-SCAN 85 Scientific Staff, 1987b, Atlas of the U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone, Eastern Caribbean Area: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series I-1864-B, 58 p., http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/i1864AB

Noble, M., L. K. Rosenfeld, R. L. Smith, J. V. Gardner, and R. C. Beardsley, 1987: Tidal currents seaward of the northern California continental shelf. Journal of Geophysical Research, V. 92, 1733-1744

Rubin, D.M., and Hunter, R.E., 1987, Bedform Alignment in Directionally Varying Flows: Science v.237 pp. 276-78 [Download PDF (413 K)]

Rubin, D.M., 1987, Formation of Scalloped Cross-Bedding without Unsteady Flows: Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, v.57 no. 1 pp. 39-45 [Download PDF (849 K)]

Rubin, D.M., and Hunter, R.E., 1987, Geologic Diversity of Arizona and Its Margins: Excursions to Choice Areas: Field-Trip Guidebook, 100th Annual Meeting, The Geological Society of America, Phoenix, Arizona, October 26-29, 1987: Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mineral Technology Special Paper 5, 15p. [Download PDF (18.9 MB)]

EEZ-SCAN 84 Scientific Staff, 1986, Atlas of the Exclusive Economic Zone, Western Conterminous United States: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series I-1792, 152 p., http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/i1792

Drake, D.E., Cacchione, D.A., and Karl, H.A., 1985, Bottom currents and sediment transport on San Pedro Shelf, California: Jour. Sedimentary Petrology, v. 55, p. 15-28

Parsons, T., and Thompson, 1985, The role of magma overpressure in suppressing earthquakes and topography: Worldwide examples: Science v. 253 pp. 1399-1402 [Download PDF (1378 K)]

Rubin, D.M., and Hunter, R.E., 1985, Why deposits of longitudinal dunes are rarely recognized in the geology record: Sedimentology v.32 pp. 147-157 [Download PDF (1002 K)]

Cacchione, D.A., Drake, D.E., Grant, W.D., and Tate, G.B., 1984, Rippled scour depressions on the inner continental shelf off central California: Jour. Sedimentary Petrology, v. 54, p. 1280-1291

Clarke, S.H., ed., 1984, U.S. Geological Survey Highlights in Marine Research, U.S. Geological Survey Circular 938, http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/1984/0938/report.pdf

Rubin, D.M., McCulloch, D.S., and Hill, H.R., 1983, Sea-floor-mounted rotating side-scan sonar for making time-lapse sonographs: Continental Shelf Research v.1 no. 2 pp. 295-301 [Download PDF (517 K)]

Rubin, D.M., and Hunter, R.E., 1982, Bedform climbing in theory and nature, Sedimentology v. 29, i. 1, pp. 121-138, doi:10.1111/j.1365-3091.1982.tb01714.x [Download PDF (1702 K)]

Sheridan, Robert E., et al., 1982, Early history of the Atlantic Ocean and gas hydrates on the Blake Outer Ridge: Results of the Deep Sea Drilling Project Leg 76: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 93, no. 9, pp. 876–885, doi:10.1130/0016-7606(1982)93%3C876:EHOTAO%3E2.0.CO;2 [Download PDF (2.9 MB)]

Karl, H.A., 1980a, Influence of San Gabriel submarine canyon on narrow-shelf sediment dynamics, southern California: Marine Geology, v. 34, p. 61-78

Karl, H.A., 1980b, Speculations on processes responsible for mesoscale current lineations on the continental shelf, southern California: Marine Geology, v. 34, p. M9-M18

Karl, H.A., Cacchione, D.A., and Drake, D.E., 1980, Erosion and transport of sediments and pollutants in the benthic boundary layer on the San Pedro Shelf, southern California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-file Report 80-386, 54 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1980/0386/report.pdf

Rubin, D.M., and McCulloch, D.S., 1980, Single and Superimposed Bedforms: A Synthesis of San Francisco Bay and Flume Observations: Sedimentary Geology v. 26 pp. 207-231 [Download PDF (1548 K)]

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