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ID S-9-78-BS
Abstract Chief Scientists: Keith Kvenvolden, Hans Nelson. Geophysical data (uniboom, 3dot5khz, vibratingcore, underwatertelevision, sidescansonar, miniranger, tempsalinometer, sparker, 12khz, 200khz7khz, underwatercamera, Hydroproducts, LoranC, radar, transitsatellite, VanVeengrab, VanDornbottle, airgun) of field activity S-9-78-BS in Bering Sea from 08/31/1978 to 09/27/1978
Chief Scientist Keith Kvenvolden
Hans Nelson
Activity Type Geophysical
Platform Sea Sounder
Area of Operation Bering Sea
Bounding Coordinates
-170.43529    -161.65865
Ports leave Nome, AK
leave Nome, AK
arrive Nome, AK
arrive Nome, AK
leave Nome, AK
arrive Telr, AK
Dates 08/31/1978 (JD 243) to 09/27/1978 (JD 270)
Analog Materials list
Roland Brady Mechanical Technician
Ed Clukey Unsp Investigatr, USGS Western Region
Drew Comer Geophysicist
Jon Erickson Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region
Helen Gibbons Navigator, USGS Western Region
Margaret Goud Navigator
Ellen Grybeck Geophysicist
Marv Iverson Unsp Investigatr, Sdieg
Keith Kvenvolden Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
John Laingor Chief Mate
Matt Larsen Dafe Curator, USGS Western Region
Carol Madison Navigator, USGS Western Region
Hans Nelson Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Tor Nilsen Geologist, USGS Western Region
Hal Olsen Unsp Investigatr
Audrey Parker Watchstander
John Rapp Geochemist
George Redden Geochemist
John Saladin Electronics Technician
Ron Schmitz Electronics Technician
Ken Simpson Ship Captain
Bill Soule Chief Engineer
John Southard Geologist, MIT
Devin Thor Geologist
Bob Wilson Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
Redden, G.D., Rapp, J.B., and Kvenvolden, K.A., 1979, Gases in sediments of 
Norton Sound,
Alaska: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 11, no. 3, p. 

Nelson, H., Thor, D.R., Sandstrom, M.W., and Kvenvolden, K.E., 1979, Modern biogenic gas-generated craters (sea-floor "pockmarks") on the Bering Shelf, Alaska [modified]: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 90, no. 12, p. I 1144-I 1152.

Kvenvolden, K.A., Weliky, K., Nelson, H., and Des Marais, D.J., 1979, Submarine seep of carbon dioxide in Norton Sound, Alaska: Science, v. 205, no. 4412, p. 1264-1266.

Kvenvolden, K.A., Nelson, C.H., Thor, D.R., Larsen, M.C., Redden, G.D., Rapp, J.B., and Des Marais, D.J., 1979, Biogenic and thermogenic gas in gas-charged sediment of Norton Sound, Alaska: Offshore Technology Conference Proceedings, no. 11, v. 1, p. 479-486.

Molnia, B.F., Carlson, P.R., and Kvenvolden, K.A., 1979, Gas-charged sediment areas in the northern Gulf of Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1150, p. 152-153.

1980-013298 Nelson, C.H., Kvenvolden, K.A., and Thor, D.R., 1979, Seafloor thermogenic gas seep, Norton Sound: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1150, p. 154-155.

Kvenvolden, Keith A., and Claypool, George E., 1980, Origin of gasoline-range hydrocarbons and their migration by solution in carbon dioxide in Norton Basin, Alaska: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 64, no. 7, p. 1078-1086.

Kvenvolden, Keith A., Redden, George D., Thor, Devin R., and Nelson, C. Hans, 1980, Hydrocarbon gases in near-surface sediment of the northern Bering Sea, in Hood, Donald W., and Calder, John A., eds., The eastern Bering Sea Shelf; oceanography and resources; Volume one: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Office of Marine Pollution Assessment, p. 411-424.
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S-9-78-BS location map of where navigation 

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S-9-78-BS location map of where navigation 

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