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ID B-1-70-BS
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California. Chief Scientist: Dave Scholl. Geological and Geophysical data (bathymetry, sonobuoy, sparker, magnetics, dredge) of field activity B-1-70-BS in Bering Sea, Alaska from 08/02/1970 to 09/24/1970
Organization United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
Chief Scientist Dave Scholl
Activity Type Geological and Geophysical
Platform Bartlett
Area of Operation Bering Sea, Alaska, Bering Sea
Bounding Coordinates
160.33800    -159.75999
Dates 08/02/1970 (JD 214) to 09/24/1970 (JD 267)
Analog Materials list
Dave Scholl Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
Seismic study of Aleutian Trench
NGDC Overview
! Converted to time format with year at start.

MCG Data Collection ID ---         B170BS
Institution Data Collection ID --- B170BS
NGDC ID ---                        06140001
Funding ---                        (unspecified)
Project, Cruise & Leg ---          (unspecified)
Study region ---                   +63.00000,+50.00000,+160.00000,-159.00000
Chief Scientist(s) ---             Dave Scholl
Name of vessel ---                 Bartlett (surface ship)
Date field data collection started --- 08/06/70     (unspecified)
Date field data collection ended ---   09/24/70     (unspecified)
Parameters surveyed ---
   Bathymetry:                     (unspecified)
   Magnetics:                      surveyed, contained in data file
   Gravity:                        (unspecified)
   High-resolution seismics:       (unspecified)
   Deep penetration seismics:      (unspecified)
Format --- 

Date of data input to NGDC ---     03/23/87
Contributing institution ---       USGS Branch of Pacific Marine Geology
Country ---                        United States

Navigation instrumentation ---     (unspecified)
Position determination method ---  (unspecified)

Bathymetry instrumentation ---            (unspecified)
Additional forms of bathymetric data ---  (unspecified)
General rate of bathymetry in file ---    (unspecified)
General collection rate of bathymetry --- (unspecified)
Assumed sound velocity ---                (unspecified)
Bathymetric datum code ---                No correction applied (sea level)
Bathmetry interpolation scheme ---        (unspecified)

Magnetics instrumentation ---            (unspecified)
Additional forms of magnetics data ---   (unspecified)
General rate of magnetics in file ---    75.0 minutes
General collection rate of magnetics --- (unspecified)
Magnetic sensor tow distance ---         (unspecified)
Magnetic sensor depth ---                (unspecified)
Two sensor horizontal separation ---     (unspecified)
Residual magnetics reference field ---   (unspecified)
Method of applying residual field ---    (unspecified)

Gravity instrumentation ---            (unspecified)
Additional forms of gravity data ---   (unspecified)
General rate of gravity in file ---    (unspecified)
General collection rate of gravity --- (unspecified)
Theoretical gravity formula ---        (unspecified)
Reference system ---                   (unspecified)
Corrections applied ---                (unspecified)
Starting land tie ---                  (unspecified)
Ending land tie   ---                  (unspecified)

Seismic instrumentation --- (unspecified)
Formats of seismic data --- (unspecified)
Scholl, D.W., Buffington, E.C., and Marlow, M.S., 1976, Aleutian-Bering Sea
Region Seismic Reflection Profiles, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report
76-748.  1 sheet. URL:
Additional publication information at:

Cooper, A.K., Bailey, K.a., Marlow, M.S., Scholl, d.W., and Carpenter, C.E., 
1976, Preliminary Isopach map of the Bering Sea Basin, U.S. Geological Survey 
Open File Report 76-749. 1 sheet.
Got Help? For B-1-70-BS, we would appreciate any information on -- contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, information specialist, information to be derived, kms of navigation, national plan, notes, owner, ports, project, project number, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, summary, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata        
Bathymetry data bath    
Imagery data      
Magnetics data mag    
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Navigation data nav    
Times   053.times    

B-1-70-BS location map of where navigation 

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B-1-70-BS location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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