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1. Marine video samples of the CEAMARC cruise of the Aurora Australis,2007-2008 [CEAMARC_200708_V3_MARINE_VIDEO_SAMPLES]
Underwater video samples were obtained from the Deep Underwater Camera II (DUCII) system. Data are in mpeg video format. Samples were named by: 1. CEAMARC site (e.g. 16) 2. Instrument (e.g. camera ...


2. Study of the benthic fauna and flora of the seabeds in southern area of Livingston Island [CNDA-ESP_93-94-0996-1161_16-21]
In English: Estimate of the plentifulness of the different benthic species, by means of samples collected in radial areas with drag box-corer, Agassiz drag and suprabenthic grip slipper, on the southern ...


3. Linking Modern Benthic Communities and Taphonomic Processes to the Stratigraphic Record of Antarctic Cores [NSF-ANT07-39496]
This project answers a simple question: why are there so few fossils in sediment cores from Antarctica's continental shelf? Antarctica's benthos are as biologically rich as those of the tropics. Shell-secreting ...


4. Climate: Long-Range Investigation, Mapping, and Prediction (CLIMAP) 18,000 Years Before Present (18k bp) Sediment Data Files [FE00126_First]
The CLIMAP (Climate: Long-range Investigation, Mapping, and Prediction) Project was funded by the National Science Foundation as part of the International Decade of Ocean Exploration (IDOE) Program. ...


5. Deep Sea Drilling Project (DSDP) Database and Ocean Drilling Project (ODP) Database (Janus) at Texas AM University [DSDP_ODP_DATABASES_TAMU]
These databases contain geological and geophysical investigations of the cores recovered from almost every ocean of the world. The data were collected on oceanographic cruises of the ...


6. Recent sedimentary facies of isolated carbonate platforms, Belize-Yucatan System, Central America [SEPM_JSR_ISO_CARBS]
Distribution of recent sedimentary facies is significantly different in four closely spaced, isolated carbonate platforms off the coasts of Belize and Yucatan (SE Mexico). These differences are largely ...


7. The relationship between sediment texture, micro-organisms (diatom and Foraminifera), water depth and current to 100m along the Victoria Land coast from Trip Island to Cape Armitage, McMurdo Sound [K042_1987_1988_NZ_1]
The relationship between sediment texture, micro-organisms (diatom and Foraminifera), water column currents and water depth was investigated along the shoreline (to the 100m contour) of the Victoria ...


8. Marine Monitoring Data (Physical, Chemical, Biological) from the Canadian East Coast [ACZDD_MIS_76]
This marine monitoring data includes physical (temperature, currents, sediment grain size analysis), chemical (oil & grease, cadmium, mercury, lead, zinc, PCB, DDT, salinity), and biological ...


9. Sedimentological and geochemical analyses of gravity cores from Antarctic Peninsula region (KARP 1996-2006) [KPDC-MD-2006-001]
This dataset includes sedimentological and geochemical analyses of more than 80 gravity cores retrieved from Antarctic Peninsula region during the KARP (Korea Antarctic Research Program) cruise ...


10. Collaborative Research: Paleohistory of the Larsen Ice Shelf System: Phase II [Larsen_Phase-II]
The data set consists of: -Single channel Chirp seismic profiles of seafloor -Multibeam swath bathymetry -Sediment core samples (selected) -Bottom photographs and video ...


11. Marine Geologic Data from the former Larsen A Ice Shelf and Prince Gustav Channel [Paleohistory__Larsen_Ice_Shelf]
Marine geologic data were collected from the northwestern Weddell Sea during cruise 2000-03 of the Nathaniel B. Palmer (see "http://www.hamilton.edu/news/antarctic2000/default.html"). Data set includes: ...


12. Environmental Impact Assessment of the Davis Sewage Outfall [DAVIS_STP]   CHILD DIFs
Untreated, macerated wastewater effluent has been discharged to the sea at Davis Station since 2005, when the old wastewater treatment infrastructure was removed. This environmental assessment was ...


13. Testing methods for marine sediment characterisation from a nearshore environment: Davis Station, Australian Antarctic Territory [GA_Davis_Marine_Sediment]
This is a copy of a metadata record held at Geoscience Australia. See the provided URL for a link to the master copy of the metadata record. This study tested and assessed several methods for identifying ...


14. Florida Bay Bottom Types map [USGS_SOFIF_Fbbtypes]
The map shows the bottom types for Florida Bay that resulted from site surveys and boat transects (summer 1996-January 1997) compared with aerial photographs (December 1994-January 1995) and SPOT ...


15. Florida Bay Bottom Types map - USGS_SOFIA_Fbbtypes [USGS_SOFIA_Fbbtypes]
The map shows the bottom types for Florida Bay that resulted from site surveys and boat transects (summer 1996-January 1997) compared with aerial photographs (December 1994-January 1995) and SPOT ...


16. Florida Bay Salinity Data [USGS_SOFIA_Fbsaldat]
The raw data files contain a point ID, date of collection, salinity values in ppt, and longitude and latitude. For some dates water temperature, time of data collection, and conductivity in millisiemens ...


17. Bathymetry, Substrate and Circulation in Westcott Bay, San Juan Islands, Washington [USGS_OFR_2007_1305]
Nearshore bathymetry, substrate type, and circulation patterns in Westcott Bay, San Juan Islands, Washington, were mapped using two acoustic sonar systems, video and direct sampling of seafloor sediments. ...


18. Planktic Foraminifer Census Data from Northwind Ridge Cores PI-88-AR P3, PI-88-AR P7, and PI-88-AR P9, Arctic Ocean [OFR_93-218]
The U.S. Geological Survey recovered 9 piston cores from the Northwind Ridge in the Canada Basin of the Arctic Ocean from a cruise of the USCGC Polar Star during 1988. Preliminary analysis of the ...


19. Surficial Sediment Data from the Gulf of Maine, Georges Bank, and Vicinity: A GIS Compilation [USGS_OFR_2003_001]
The Coastal and Marine Geology Program of the U.S. Geological Survey, in cooperation with the University of Maine, University of New Hampshire, Boston University, and Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean ...


20. The Gulf of the Farallones: Sidescan-Sonar Imagery [USGS_OFR_2004_1082]
In 1989, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) began a major geologic and oceanographic investigation of the Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary continental shelf system, designed to evaluate ...


21. Archive of Chirp Data Collected During USGS Cruise DIAN 97011 Long Island, NY Inner Shelf -- Fire Island, 5-26 May, 1997, USGS OFR 00-306 [USGS_OFR_00366]
In 1995, the USGS Woods Hole Field Center, in cooperation with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, began a program designed to map the seafloor offshore of the New York-New Jersey metropolitan area; ...


22. Archive of Chirp Subbottom Data Collected During USGS Cruise ATSV 99044 Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, 29 October - 12 November, 1999, USGS OFR 00-40 [USGS_OFR_0040]
In November 1999, the U. S. Geological Survey, in cooperation with Coastal Carolina University, began a program to produce geologic maps of the nearshore regime off northern South Carolina, utilizing ...


23. Archive of Sidescan-Sonar Data and DGPS Navigation Data Collected During USGS Cruise ATSV 99045 North Carolina Coast, NC, 7-27 October, 1999 [USGS_OFR_00177]
In 1999, the USGS began developing a cooperative mapping program in North Carolina, with collaborators at the North Carolina Geological Survey (NCGS), and academic institutions. The goal of the program ...


24. Archive of Water Gun Subbottom Data Collected During USGS Cruise SEAX 95007 New York Bight, 7-25 May, 1995 [USGS_OFR01-157]
Beginning in 1995, the USGS, in cooperation with the U.S Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), New York District, began a program to generate reconnaissance maps of the sea floor offshore of the New York-New ...


25. Archive of Water Gun Subbottom Data Collected During USGS Cruise SEAX 96004, New York Bight, 1 May - 9 June, 1996, USGS OFR 00-396 [USGS_OFR_00396]
Beginning in 1995, the USGS, in cooperation with the U.S Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), New York District, began a program to generate reconnaissance maps of the sea floor offshore of the New York-New ...


26. Benthic community sediment samples in Long Island Sound collected by D. Franz (1976), USGS OFR 00-304 [USGS_OFR_00304_FRANZ]   PARENT DIF
This GIS layer, which focuses on benthic communities, was developed as part of a cooperative project between the University of New Haven, the Connecticut DEP, and the U.S. Geological Survey. Benthic ...


27. Boundary of the Cellar Dirt DisposalSite (Historic Area Remediation Site, Offshore New York), USGS OFR 00-503 [USGS_OFR00503cellarbndry]   PARENT DIF
The purpose of this project is to map the surficial geology of the sea floor of Historic Area Remediation Site (HARS) and changes in surficial characteristics over time. This GIS project presents ...


28. Cascadia Tsunami Deposit Database [USGS_OFR-03-13]
Abstract The Cascadia Tsunami Deposit Database contains data on the location and sedimentological properties of tsunami deposits found along the Cascadia margin. Data have been compiled from 52 studies, ...


29. Coastal Circulation and Sediment Dynamics in Hanalei Bay, Kauai. PART I: Measurements of waves, currents, temperature, salinity and turbidity: June-August, 2005 [USGS_OFR_2006_1085]
High-resolution measurements of waves, currents, water levels, temperature, salinity and turbidity were made in Hanalei Bay, northern Kauai, Hawaii, during the summer of 2005 to better understand ...


30. Distribution of Surficial Sediments in Long Island Sound, USGS OFR 00-304 [USGS_OFR_00304_LISTEX]   PARENT DIF
The purpose is to disseminate a digital version of a regional map showing the distribution of surficial sediments in Long Island Sound. Grain size is the most basic attribute of sediment texture, ...


31. Geologic Characteristics of Benthic Habitats in Glacier Bay, Southeast Alaska [USGS_OFR_2006_1081]
In April 2004, more than 40 hours of georeferenced submarine digital video was collected in water depths of 15-370 m in Glacier Bay to (1) ground-truth existing geophysical data (bathymetry and acoustic ...


32. Gulf of Maine Contaminated Sediments Database [sediments_gom]
The overall objective of this project is to create a database of existing data on contaminants in sediment for the Gulf of Maine region that will be useful to persons throughout the region for scientific ...


33. Locations of Dredged Material Placed in the Historic Area Remediation Site Offshore of New York 1996-2000, USGS OFR 00-503 [USGS_OFR00503dredgesite]   PARENT DIF
The purpose of this project is to map the surficial geology of the sea floor of Historic Area Remediation Site (HARS) and changes in surficial characteristics over time. This GIS project presents ...


34. Predicted Seafloor Facies of Central Santa Monica Bay, California [USGS_OFR_2004_1081]
Mapping surficial seafloor facies (sand, silt, muddy sand, rock, etc.) should be the first step in marine geological studies and is crucial when modeling sediment processes, pollution transport, deciphering ...


35. Sea Floor Topography and Backscatter Intensity of the Historic Area Remediation Site (HARS), Offshore of NY, Conducted in 1996, 1998, and 2000, USGS OFR-00503 [USGS_OFR0503]   CHILD DIFs
The purpose of this project is to map the surficial geology of the sea floor of Historic Area Remediation Site (HARS) and changes in surficial characteristics over time. This GIS project presents ...


36. Sediment Texture Samples Taken in HARS in 1996 and 1998 (offshore New York), USGS OFR 00-503 [USGS_OFR00503sedtexture]   PARENT DIF
The purpose of this project is to map the surficial geology of the sea floor of Historic Area Remediation Site (HARS) and changes in surficial characteristics over time. This GIS project presents ...


37. Sidescan Sonar Imagery and Surficial Geologic Interpretation of the Sea Floor off Branford, Connecticut [USGS_OFR_2004_1003]
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), in cooperation with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (CT DEP), has produced ...


38. Buoy, XBT, CTD and STD Data from NOAA's Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory [OAR0171-231]
[ A more complete version of this directory entry is in process. 12/30/93] This directory entry was created from information gathered in a survey conducted as part of NOAA's Data System Modernization ...


39. NCEI Marine Geology Data Archive [gov.noaa.ngdc.Marine_Geology_First]
Marine Geologic data compilations and reports in the NCEI archive are from academic and government sources around the world. Over ten terabytes of analyses, descriptions, and images of sediment and ...


40. BLM/OCS Ecological Investigations of Petroleum Production Platforms in the Central Gulf of Mexico [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02895]   PARENT DIF
The Ecological Investigations of Petroleum Production Platforms in the Central Gulf of Mexico Project was conducted by Texas A and M University under contract to NOAA and the Bureau of Land Management ...


41. NCEI Marine Geology Data Archive [gov.noaa.ngdc.Marine_Geology]   CHILD DIFs
Marine Geologic data compilations and reports in the NCEI archive are from academic and government sources around the world. Over ten terabytes of analyses, descriptions, and images of sediment and ...


42. US Geological Survey BLM/OCS Baltimore Canyon (Mid-Atlantic) Sediment Analyses (Samples collected 1 July 1975 to 30 June 1976) [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02882]   PARENT DIF
This data set contains analytical data from samples acquired from the Baltimore Canyon (Mid-Atlantic) area of the Outer Continental Shelf, U.S. East Coast, by the U.S. Geological Survey, ...


43. Archive of Core and Site/Hole Data and Photographs from the Ocean Drilling Program (ODP) [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G03298]   PARENT DIF
The Ocean Drilling Program (ODP) operated the drilling vessel JOIDES Resolution from 1984-2003 for over 100 cruises worldwide. The ODP was funded by the U.S. National Science Foundation ...


44. Archive of Historic Core Data from the Ocean Drilling Program (ODP) Legs 101-129 (Pre-JANUS) [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G01013]   PARENT DIF
The Ocean Drilling Program (ODP) operated the drilling vessel JOIDES Resolution from 1984-2003 for over 100 cruises worldwide. The ODP was funded by the U.S. National Science Foundation ...


45. BLM/OCS South Texas Outer Continental Shelf (STOCS) Project Sediment Data [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02888]   PARENT DIF
The South Texas Outer Continental Shelf Project (STOCS) conducted by the University of Texas and the USGS with funding from BLM/NOAA. The USGS produced geochemical analyses of sediment and suspended ...


46. Deck41 Surficial Seafloor Sediment Description Database [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02094]   PARENT DIF
Deck41 is a digital summary of surficial sediment composition for 36,401 seafloor samples worldwide. Data include collecting source, ship, cruise, sample id, latitude/longitude, date of collection, ...


47. EBSSED database-Surficial sediments of the eastern Bering Sea continental shelf [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02124]   PARENT DIF
In order to facilitate descriptions of groundfish habitat over a large portion of the EBS shelf, the NMFS/AFSC has assembled a single comprehensive database of the point sample data (EBSSED; n=2,587) ...


48. Environmental Assessment of the Buccaneer Oil Field in the Northwestern Gulf of Mexico 1978-1979 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02883]   PARENT DIF
This data set contains analytical data from samples acquired from the Northwestern Gulf of Mexico area under contract to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) during 1978-1979. Individual contractors ...


49. Grain Size Data from the NOAA Outer Continental Shelf Environmental Assessment Program (OCSEAP) [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02891]   PARENT DIF
This data set contains grain size data from samples acquired under the NOAA Outer Continental Shelf Environmental Assessment Program (OCSEAP) from the Outer Continental Shelf around Alaska. Data were ...


50. Japan Oceanographic Data Center (JODC) Descriptions of Seafloor Sediment Through 1975 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G01079]   PARENT DIF
This file was compiled by the Japan Oceanographic Data Center using the IOC Marine Geological Data Format. It includes 748 master records and 1740 data records. It contains information on unconsolidated ...


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