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Summary Information for Field Activity 1997-007-FA

Area of Operations: North Oregon / South Washington inner shelf, United States, North America, North Pacific

Dates: August 25, 1997 to September 19, 1997

Chief scientist: Dave Twichell

Objectives: Reconnaissance sidescan and high-resolution seismic mapping of the inner shelf in northern Oregon and southern Washington (Tillamook Head, Oregon, to Pt. Grencille, Washington) to map the thickness of the Holocene sand sheet and recent faults.

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Summary:

Contact: Dave Twichell (dtwichell@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier C-7-97-WO. Visit this site for more information.

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Platform Info:
CORLISS

Publications resulting from these data

Baker, Diana, Peterson, Curt, Hemphill-Haley, Eileen, and Twichell, David,2010, Latest Pleistocene and Holocene (2-16 ka) sedimentation in the Columbia River Estuary, Oregon, USA: Marine Geology, v. 273, no. 1-4:83-95p.. (Also available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.margeo.2010.02.005)

Cross, V. A., Twichell, D. C., Parolski, K. F., and Harrison, S. E.,1998, Archive of Boomer seismic reflection data collected aboard RV CORLISS Cruise CRLS97007 off northern Oregon and southern Washington inner continental shelf: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-351, 2 CD-ROMs

Peterson, Curt D., Vanderburgh, Sandy, Roberts, Michael C., Jol, Harry M., Phipps, Jim, and Twichell, David C.,2010, Composition, age, and depositional rates of shoreface deposits under barriers and beach plains of the Columbia River littoral cell, USA: Marine Geology, v. 273, no. 1-4. (Also available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.margeo.2010.02.004)

Twichell, David C., Cross, VeeAnn A., and Parolski, Kenneth 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.. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of00-167/)

Twichell, David C., Cross, VeeAnn A., and Peterson, Curt D.,2010, Partitioning of sediment on the shelf offshore of the Columbia River littoral cell: Marine Geology, v. 273, no. 1-4: p. 11-31. (Also available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.margeo.2010.02.001)

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