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Summary Information for Field Activity 2000-027-FA

Area of Operations: Lake Mead, Arizona, Nevada, United States, North America

Dates: May 30, 2000 to June 09, 2000

Chief scientist: Dave Twichell

   Mark Rudin, UNLV

Objectives: Seismic and sidescan mapping of deltas along the edge of the Las Vegas Bay part of Lake Mead to serve as a base map for coring and other environmental monitoring studies.

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Contact: Dave Twichell (dtwichell@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier C-27-00-GC. Visit this site for more information.

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Platform Info:
COMMODORE

Publications resulting from these data

Cross, VeeAnn A., and Twichell, David C.,2003, Archive of seismic-reflection data collected during USGS Cruise Lake Mead 00027 in Lake Mead - Nevada, 1-6 June, 2000: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2003-4, DVD-ROM

Twichell, David C., Cross, VeeAnn A., Rudin, Mark J., and Parolski, Kenneth F.,2000, Surficial geology and distribution of post-impoundment sediment of the western part of Lake Mead based on a sidescan sonar and high-resolution seismic-reflection survey: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-581, 28 p.. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of99-581/)

Twichell, David C., Cross, VeeAnn A., Rudin, Mark J., Parolski, Kenneth F., and Rendigs, Richard R.,2001, Surficial geology and distribution of post-impoundment sediment in Las Vegas Bay, Lake Mead: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 01-070, 27 p.. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of01-070/)

Twichell, David C., Cross, VeeAnn A., and Belew, Stephen D.,2004, Mapping the floor of Lake Mead (Nevada and Arizona); preliminary discussion and GIS data release: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2003-320, DVD. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2003/of03-320/)

Twichell, D.C., and Cross, V.A.,2009, Surficial geology of the floor of Lake Mead (Arizona and Nevada) as defined by sidescan-sonar imagery, lake-floor topography, and post-impoundment sediment thickness: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1150, CD-ROM. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1150/)

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