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Summary Information for Field Activity 1997-019-FA

Area of Operations: Great Salt Lake and Bear Lake, Utah, United States, North America

Dates: July 11, 1997 to July 26, 1997

Chief scientist: Steve Colman

Objectives: Collection of high-resolution seismic reflection data to define the Quaternary stratigraphy of Great Salt Lake and Bear Lake, UT. Data will define rates of sedimentation and tectonic movements and will be used to select and correlate core sites.

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Information to be derived:

Summary: Successful test of Elics Delft II data acquisition system.

Contact: Steve Colman (

InfoBank: uses the identifier G-19-97-UT. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Colman, Steven M., Kelts, Kerry R., and Dinter, David A.,2002, Depositional history and neotectonics in Great Salt Lake, Utah, from high-resolution seismic stratigraphy: Sedimentary Geology, v. 148, no. 1-2: p. 61-78. (Also available at

Colman, Steven M.,2006, Acoustic stratigraphy of Bear Lake, Utah-Idaho; late Quaternary sedimentation patterns in a simple half-graben: Sedimentary Geology, v. 185, no. 1-2: p. 113-125. (Also available at

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