Recently Published Articles
Banakar, V.K., and Hein, J.R., 2000, Growth response of a deep-water ferromanganese crust to evolution of the Neogene Indian Ocean: Marine Geology, v. 162, p. 529-540.
Blackwood, D.B., and Parolski, K.F., 2000, "Seaboss": An elegantly simple image and sample collecting system (extended abs.): Proceedings, 6th International Conference on Remote Sensing for Marine Environments, Veridian ERIM International, Charleston, SC, v. 1, p. 99-106.
Briere, P.R., Scanlon, K.M., Fitzhugh, G., Gledhill, C.T., and Koenig, C.C., 2000, West Florida Shelf: Sidescan-sonar and sediment data from shelf-edge habitats in the northeastern Gulf of Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-589, CD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of99-589/.
Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., Manheim, F.T., Mecray, E.L., Farrington, J.W., Fredette, T.J., Jones, S.H., Liebman, M.L., Larsen, P.F., Smith L.W., Tripp, B.W., Wallace, G.T., Jr., Ward, L.G., Hastings, M.E., and Reid, J.M., 2000, Contaminated-sediments database for the Gulf of Maine, interpretive material for Web site: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-007, CD-ROM.
Danforth, W.W., Bemis, B., Schwab, W.C., and Paskevich, V.A., 2000, Archive of the ISIS sidescan sonar and navigation field data collected on USGS cruise 95009, 1-14 August 1995: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-473, 7 CD-ROMs, 48 lines, 31 p.
Jeong, K.S., Jung, H.S., Kang, J.K., Morgan, C.L., and Hein, J.R., 2000, Formation of ferromanganese crusts on northwest intertropical Pacific seamounts: Electron photomicrography and microprobe chemistry: Marine Geology, v. 162, p. 541-559.
Kindinger, J.L., and Flocks, J.G., 2000, Geologic framework and processes of Lake Ponchartrain, Louisiana: U. S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet FS-025-00, 4 p.
Morton, R.A., and White, W.A., 2000, Production-induced subsidence and fault reactivation in the western Gulf Coast Basin: American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Abstracts with Program, Denver, CO., v. 31, no. 7, p. A-102.
Nealon, J.W., Dillon, W.P., and Twichell, D.C., Jr., 2000, Identification of the Gas Hydrate Stability Zone in seismic reflection profiles in the Gulf of Mexico: American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Abtracts with Program, v. 9, p. A105.
Ravizza, G., Tuit, C.B., and Bothner, M.H., 2000, Os isotopes as tracers of sewage dispersal in the marine environment: Ninth Annual V.M. Goldschmidt Conference, Abstract #7631, LPI Contribution No. 971, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, TX, CD-ROM.
Scanlon, K.M., and Briere, P.R., 2000, Puerto Rico: Marine sediment database, terrestrial and seafloor imagery, and tectonic interpretations: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-006, CD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-006/.
Schwab, W.C., Thieler, E.R., Butman, B., and Buchholtz ten Brink, M.R., 2000, The regional geologic framework of the inner-continental shelf off New York: Baseline information for environmental and resource management (extended abs.): Web-Based Publication, Proceedings, 7th Conference on Geology of Long Island and Metropolitan New York, SUNY, NY, 2 p, URL: http://pbisotopes.ess.sunysb.edu/lig/Conferences/abstracts_00/
Tuit, C.B., Ravizza, G.E., and Bothner, M., 2000, Anthropogenic platinum and palladium in the sediments of Boston Harbor: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 34, no. 6, p. 2927-2932.
Twichell, D.C., and Cooper, A.K., 2000, Relation between sea floor failures and gas hydrates in the Gulf of Mexico: A regional comparison: American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Abstracts with Program, v. 9, p. A150.
Twichell, D.C., Cross, V.A., and Parolski, K.F., 2000, Sidescan sonar imagery, surface sediment samples, and surficial geologic interpretation of the southwestern Washington inner continental shelf based on data collected during Corliss cruises 97007 and 98014: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-167, CD-ROM, 28 p. URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-167/.
Valentine, P.C., Baker, J.L., and Unger, T.S., 2000, Glacial and modern sea floor features in the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary region off Boston, Massachusetts: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, v. 31, p. 74.
Publications Sent to Geologic Division Publications Groups
Anima, R.J., Eittreim, S.L., Edwards, B.D., and Stevenson, A.J., Paleo-channels across the inner shelf between A–o Nuevo and Soquel Cove, California: Marine Geology (Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary volume).
Dillon, W.P., Earthquakes and Tsunamis in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet.
Dillon, W.P., Oceanic gas hydrates, Chapter 6 in Max, M., ed., Natural Gas Hydrates in Oceanic and Polar Environments.
Frye, D., Butman, B., Johnson, M., von der Heydt, K., and Lerner, S., Portable coastal observatories: Oceanography Magazine.
Gelfenbaum, G., Buijsman, M., Sherwood, C., Moritz, H.R., and Gibbs, A., Coastal evolution and sediment budget of the mouth of the Columbia River, USA (abs.): 4th International Conference on Coastal Dynamics, 2001, Lund, Sweden.
Halley, R.B., and Yates, K.K., Will reef sediments buffer corals from increased global CO2? (abs.): 9th International Coral Reef Symposium, Bali, Indonesia, October 23-27, 2000.
Hostettler, F.D., Rosenbauer, R.J., and Kvenvolden, K.A., Response to Comment by Bence et al. on "PAH refractory index as a source discriminant of hydrocarbon input from crude oil and coal in Prince William Sound, Alaska" (invited): Organic Geochemistry.
Kindinger, J.L., Penland, S., and Williams, S.J., A multidisciplinary synthesis of geology and geologic processes of Lake Ponchartrain, Lousiana (abs.): Basics of the Basin Symposium, New Orleans, La., May 2000.
Kindinger, J.L., Penland, S., and Williams, S.J., USGS Lake Ponchartrain cooperative studies, 1994 to 1999 (abs.): Basics of the Basin Symposium, New Orleans, La., May 2000.
Kvenvolden, K.A., Methane content of global gas-hydrate deposits (abs.): Session T2, "Frontiers in Gas Hydrate Research:" Geologic Society of America, Annual Meeting, Reno, Nevada, November 9-18, 2000.
List, J.H., and Farris, A.S., The large-scale coastal response to storms: Nature.
Manheim, F.T., and Hayes, L., Geochemical and environmental relationships in sediments from Lake Pontchartrain and other southern Louisiana estuaries: Results of comprehensive database development (abs.): The Basics of the Basin Symposium, New Orleans, La., May 2000.
Morris, W.R., and Normark, W.R., Scaling, sedimentologic, and geometric criteria for comparing modern and ancient sandy turbidite elements: CD-ROM publication of the 20th Annual Gulf Coast Society, SEPM Foundation Bob F. Perkins Research Conference ÒDeep-Water Reservoirs of the World,Ó Houston, Texas, December 3-6, 2000.
Morton, R.A., Factors controlling storm impacts on coastal barriers and beaches-A preliminary basis for real-time forecasting: Journal of Coastal Research.
Normark, W.R., and Serra, F., Vertical tectonics in northern Escanaba Trough as recorded by turbidites generated from catastrophic floods of glacial Lake Missoula: Geophysical Research Letters.
Poag, C.W., Mankinen, E., and Norris, R.D., Late Eocene impacts: Geologic record, correlation, and paleoenvironmental consequences: Geological Society of America, Special Paper on the Eocene-Oligocene Transition.
Richmond, B.M., and Fletcher, C.H., III, Atlas of natural hazards in the Hawaiian coastal zone: U.S. Geological Survey Atlas.
Sherwood, C.R., Gelfenbaum, G., Howd, P., and Palmsten, M., Sediment transport on a high-energy ebb-tidal delta: Modeling and measurements at Grays Harbor, U.S.A. (abs.): 4th International Conference on Coastal Dynamics, 2001, Lund, Sweden.
Short, J.W., Kolak, J.J., Kvenvolden, K.A., Carlson, P.R., Hostettler, F.D., Rosenbauer, R.J., and Wright, B.A., Background PAH loading to GOA sediments: New insights regarding inputs derived from coal (abs.): 23rd Arctic and Marine Oilspill (AMOP) Technical Seminar, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, 14-16 June 2000.
Twichell, D.C., Nelson, H., and Damuth, J.E., Late-stage development of the Bryant Canyon turbidite pathway on the Louisiana continental slope: Gulf Coast Society, SEPM Special Issue.
in this issue:
Puerto Rico OBS Study
Gulf of Mexico Shelf-Edge Habitats
Barataria Barrier-Shoreline Study
Menlo Park Open House
Dress for Success
Nat'l Weather Service Open House
New England Coastal Issues
Coral Reef Studies
South Florida Restoration
Florida Keys Field Course
June Publications List