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  Publications

Abstracts

Twichell, D., C., Hanson, A.D., Rudin, M.J., and Cross, V.A., in press, Sediment accumulation on the bottom of Lake Mead; a 70-year record of depositional processes [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, Denver, Colo., 7-10 November 2004.

Twichell, D.C., Cross, V.A., and Rudin, M., 2002, Mapping turbidites in Lake Mead from source to sink [abs.]: American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Annual Meeting, Abstracts with Programs, Houston, Tex., March 2002, v. 11, p. A179-180.
Poster (PDF format)
Abstract (PDF format)

Cross, V.A., and Twichell, D.C., 2001, Using remote sensing tools and GIS to map the geology of the floor of Lake Mead, Nevada [abs.]: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, v. 33, no. 6, p. A-124.

Journals

Twichell, D.C., Cross, V.A., Hanson, A., Buck, B., Zybala, J., and Rudin, M., in press, Seismic architecture of turbidites in Lake Mead: Journal of Sedimentary Research.

Reports

Twichell, D.C., Cross, V.A., Rudin, M. and Parolski, K.F., 1999, 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, 27 p.
Online: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of99-581

Twichell, D.C., Cross, V.A., Rudin, M. and Parolski, K.F., 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.
Online: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of01-070/.

Cross, V.A., Twichell, D.C., 2003, Archive of Seismic-Reflection Data Collected During USGS Cruise Lake Mead 01007 in Lake Mead - Nevada and Arizona, 1-28 April, 2001: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-478

Poster, OF 02-479.
Poster, 02-479. Click on image for larger view in PDF format.
Cross, V., Simms, R., Belew, S., Rudin, M., Sappington, M., 2002, Lake Mead Images Over Time: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-479, poster.

Cross, V.A., Twichell, D.C., 2003, Archive of Seismic-Reflection Data Collected During USGS Cruise Lake Mead 99014 in Lake Mead - Nevada and Arizona, 14-25 May, 1999: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-003.

Cross, V.A., Twichell, D.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 03-004.

Twichell, D.C., and Cross, V.A., 2004, Mapping the floor of Lake Mead (Nevada and Arizona); Preliminary discussion and GIS data release: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-320, DVD.
Online: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2003/of03-320/.

Foster, D.S., Capone, M.K., Parolski, K.F., Twichell, D.C., and Rudin, M.J., 2004, Surficial geology and analysis of post-impoundment sediment of Lake Mohave; interpretation of sidescan sonar and seismic-reflection data: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1256, Web Only.
Online: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1256/.

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