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Exploring: Marine Geophysics

Richard Cartwright

https://www.usgs.gov/staff-profiles/richard-cartwright (HTML Document 41.73 KB)

Education: B.S. (Geology): Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY, 1979 M.S. (Marine Geology and Geophysics): Rosentiel School of Marine and Atmospheric ...

Richard Cartwright

https://www.usgs.gov/node/719572 (HTML Document 41.73 KB)

Education: B.S. (Geology): Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY, 1979 M.S. (Marine Geology and Geophysics): Rosentiel School of Marine and Atmospheric ...

Abstracts: USGS Tsunami Sources Workshop 2006

Modified 2016-11-15
https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/tsunami/workshop/questions.html (HTML Document 11.22 KB)

Tsunamis and Earthquakes Session 5: Observing and modeling tsunamis -- the record and future prospects Page last modified: 2006 (lzt)

Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center Home Page

Modified 2017-04-28
https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/index.html (HTML Document 13.49 KB)

. To see the basic HTML version of this content, click here . Learn how the Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center stores, processes, and analyzes ... seafloor cores and sediment samples USGS Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center hosts visitors from Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral ...

Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center Home Page

Modified 2017-04-28
https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/ (HTML Document 13.49 KB)

. To see the basic HTML version of this content, click here . Learn how the Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center stores, processes, and analyzes ... seafloor cores and sediment samples USGS Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center hosts visitors from Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral ...

National Seafloor Mapping and Benthic Habitat Studies - USGS PCMSC

Modified 2017-01-05
https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/mapping/archived.html (HTML Document 9.21 KB)

, studies that involve the ocean floor have been at a disadvantage due to an almost complete lack of accurate marine base maps. Many base maps of the sea ... diversity of marine life that are commercially, recreationally, and intrinsically valuable. Some of these resources are known to be endangered including ... characterization in order to do so. The Seafloor Mapping and Benthic Habitat Studies Project of the USGS Western Coastal and Marine Geology Team maps ... the benthic habitat in areas that have been selected because they have been set aside as National Marine Sanctuaries, National Parks, State Fish ...

AWIB (Contributor)

https://earthquake.usgs.gov/data/comcat/contributor/awib/ (HTML Document 4.51 KB)

Alfred Wegener Inst. of Polar and Marine Research, Bremerhaven, Germany ...

Geology and Geophysics - G & G research using Absolute Age Dating - -

Modified 2016-12-13
https://geomaps.wr.usgs.gov/research/chronostratigraphy.htm (HTML Document 6.90 KB)

fluid chemistry in marine sediments: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v. 70, no. 2, p. 337-363. Maher, K., Wooden, J.L., Paces, J.B., and Miller ...

HKT (Contributor)

https://earthquake.usgs.gov/data/comcat/contributor/hkt/ (HTML Document 4.50 KB)

University of Texas Marine Science Institute, Galveston, USA (now ATX) ...

1998 Earthquake Hazards Investigation in Puget Sound, Washington - USGS PCMSC

Modified 2013-01-09
https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/earthquakes/ships/ (HTML Document 8.82 KB)

hazard ? Environmental issues related to seismic surveying in Puget Sound center on the potential adverse impact of airgun noise on marine mammals and ... threatened bird species. On the basis of acoustic modeling, we believe that the survey can be conducted without injury to marine life. Permits were ... obtained from regulatory agencies to assure compliance with environmental law. Biologists observed operations to ensure the safety of marine mammals ...

Daniel Nowacki

https://www.usgs.gov/node/720610 (HTML Document 42.84 KB)

Center  in Woods Hole, MA. I received my Ph.D. in Oceanography (Marine Geology & Geophysics) from the University of Washington in Seattle. My M.S.E ... Biography I'm a coastal oceanographer currently serving as a Mendenhall Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the USGS  Woods Hole Coastal & Marine Science ...

Marine Sediment, MAG-1 | Certificate of Analysis | USGS Geochemical Reference Materials and Certificates

Modified 2014-11-06
https://crustal.usgs.gov/geochemical_reference_standards/marine.html (HTML Document 22.00 KB)

Marine Sediment, MAG-1 MAG-1 is a fine grained gray-brown clayey mud with low carbonate content, from the Wilkinson Basin of the Gulf of Maine. The ...

Daniel Nowacki

https://www.usgs.gov/staff-profiles/daniel-nowacki (HTML Document 42.84 KB)

Center  in Woods Hole, MA. I received my Ph.D. in Oceanography (Marine Geology & Geophysics) from the University of Washington in Seattle. My M.S.E ... Biography I'm a coastal oceanographer currently serving as a Mendenhall Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the USGS  Woods Hole Coastal & Marine Science ...

GMEG - Geology and Geophysics - San Francisco Bay Region Geology

Modified 2016-12-13
https://geomaps.wr.usgs.gov/sfbay/index.html (HTML Document 10.95 KB)

with even more information about marine geology, earthquakes, landslides, and more.   Page Last Modified: 13-Dec-2016@16:45 ...

Pacific Northwest Geologic Mapping and Urban Hazards

Modified 2016-12-13
https://geomaps.wr.usgs.gov/pacnw/nc/index.html (HTML Document 10.34 KB)

marine rocks Thrust plates of the Northwest Cascades System, the Helena-Haystack melange, the Eastern and Western melange belts and ... , part of the Geology, Minerals, Energy and Geophysics Science Center Page Last Modified: 13-Dec-2016@16:39 ...

Mapping and vessel-based capabilities

Modified 2014-09-11
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/fs20073100 (HTML Document 18.36 KB)

technical and scientific professionals with expertise in marine navigation, geology, geophysics, engineering, biology, and oceanography. Additional ... coastal and marine resources using new and existing technologies. Each contributing technique, method, or product adds to our understanding of coastal ... and marine resources and provides information for resource-management decisionmaking. In support of this mission, the USGS St. Petersburg office ... maintains a fleet of research vessels used for inland, coastal, and open-water marine surveys and investigations. Each vessel has advantages and limitations ...

Powell Center Working Group Product InformationSynthesizing Studies of Dam Removal

Modified 2013-12-19
https://powellcenter.usgs.gov/view-product/55919717e4b0b6d21dd674a7 (HTML Document 22.76 KB)

O'connor (Geology, Minerals, Energy, and Geophysics Science Center) Amy East (Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center) Publication Date: 2014   Page Last Modified: December 19, 2013 ...

Earth Surface Processes and Climate Change

Modified 2016-12-13
https://geomaps.wr.usgs.gov/capabilities/climate_change.html (HTML Document 9.38 KB)

Hazards Program , and Coastal & Marine Geology Program . The Devils Slide is an active landslide hazard area along US Highway 1 between Half Moon Bay and ...

Chronostratigraphy and Paleontology

Modified 2016-12-13
https://geomaps.wr.usgs.gov/capabilities/stratigraphy.html (HTML Document 8.19 KB)

animal fossils (megafossils), particularly marine fossils. Combined Quaternary stratigraphy and geomorphic profile of the central Mojave region, CA. Click on image for a larger view.     Page Last Modified: 13-Dec-2016@16:36 ...

Cody Shale, SCo-1 | Certificate of Analysis | USGS Geochemical Reference Materials and Certificates

Modified 2014-11-06
https://crustal.usgs.gov/geochemical_reference_standards/codyshale.html (HTML Document 19.50 KB)

Reserve at Teapot Dome. SCo-1 is typical of the Upper Cretaceous silty marine shales, intermediate between fine-grained offshore shales and coarser ... nearshore marine siltstones. The rock is a medium dark-gray (Munsel N-4) silty shale having thin lighter colored silty laminations (Flanagan, 1976). The ...