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1. Baseline and Historic Depositional Rates and Lead Concentrations, Floodplain Sediments, Lower Coeur d'Alene River, Idaho [USGS_OFR_2004_1211]
Lead-rich sediments, containing at least 1000 ppm of lead (Pb), and derived mainly from discarded mill tailings in the Coeur d'Alene mining region, cover about 60 km2 of the 80-km2 floor of the main ...


2. Oak Ridges Moraine Project, Canada [CANADA_GSC_OakRidgesMor_Prj]
A regional scale project completing geological and hydrogeological work of the Greater Toronto and Oak Ridges Moraine area in southern Ontario. The approximately 11,000 km sq field area ...


3. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/AND004: Stream Cross Section Profiles in H.J. Andrews Forest [LTER_AND004]
LTER - Long-Term Ecological Research Program/H.J. Andrews Forest (AND) LTER/AND004 [Summary adapted from the LTER Core Data Set Catalog]: This study was established to monitor changes in channel ...


4. NASA Land Information System (LIS) Data Sets [NASA_LIS_DATA]
The Land Information System (LIS) provides collection of sample data for demonstration of LIS code. The original source of each data set is given whenever possible. LIS does not endorse the validity, ...


5. A Global 1x1 Degree Distribution of Atmospheric-Soil CO2 Consumption by Continental Weathering and Riverine HCO3 Yield, CDIAC/DB1012 [CDIAC_DB1012]
This database (DB-1012) contains estimates of the net flux of atmospheric-soil carbon dioxide (CO2) produced by the Amiotte Sucjet and Probst model(1993) and the associated bicarbonate river flux ...


6. A pier-scour database: 2,427 field and laboratory measurements of pier scour [USGS_DS-845_PierScoutDatabase]
The U.S. Geological Survey conducted a literature review to identify potential sources of published pier-scour data, and selected data were compiled into a digital spreadsheet called the 2014 USGS ...


7. Age and environment of Miocene - Pliocene glaciomarine deposits, James Ross Island, Antarctica [CDA_AR_GEO_MIOCENE_PLIOCENE_JRI]
Knowledge of the late Miocene - Pliocene climate of West Antarctica, recorded by sedimentary units within the James Ross Island Volcanic Group, is still fragmentary. Late Miocene glaciomarine deposits ...


8. An Assessment of Sediments from the Upper Mississippi River [usgs_brd_cerc_d_upper_Miss]
The U.S. Geological Survey has been monitoring the Upper Mississippi River (UMR) since 1987 to document the fate and transport of contaminants associated with sediments. The UMR is that part of the ...


9. An initial formation of fresh water manganese nodules through the microorganisms participation [MANGANESE_NODULE]
The field environmental geological exploration in Matsue City and Kanazawa City, as well as, the water quality investigation of river water at 200 sites have been carried out.From a cultivation experiment ...


10. Analysis Products on Cropland [NRCS_NRI_SotL_CROPLAND]
The maps using data from the preliminary 1997 NRI for croplands deal with a variety of areas. These areas range from specific cultivated croplands, to erosion on cropland and changes in cropland. ...


11. Antarctic Peninsula magnetic granulometry [SB2006]
Data consist of magnetic hysteresis parameters, Curie temperatures, Verwey transition temperatures, isotropic points, and susceptibility for western Antarctic Peninsula bed ...


12. Biogeographic relationships between northern Antarctic Peninsula and southernmost South America during the Late Cretaceous-Paleogene. Project No. 12 2002 - 2004 [CDA_AR_LATE_CRET-PALEO]   PARENT METADATA
Project: LATE CRETACEOUS PALEOGENE > Biogeographic relationships between northern Antarctic Peninsula and southernmost South America during the Late Cretaceous-Paleogene. Project No.12 2002 -2004 ...


13. Biostratigraphy and Paleontology of the Upper Cretaceous in James Ross Island. Project No. 13 2002-2004 [CDA_AR_GEO_GUSTAV_GROUP_JRI]
The Project finalized in 2004 and will be continued by the Project PICTA-17-2004 (years 2004-2007) The project work comprises the study of the Gustav Group exposed on James Ross Island and consists ...


14. Chemistry of Stream Sediments and Surface Waters in New England [USGS_OFR_2004_1026]
This online publication portrays regional data for pH, alkalinity, and specific conductance for stream waters and a multi-element geochemical dataset for stream sediments collected in the New England ...


15. Contaminated Sediments Database for Long Island Sound and the New York Bight [USGS_OFR_2003_241]
The Contaminated Sediments Database for Long Island Sound and the New York Bight provides a compilation of published and unpublished sediment texture and contaminant data. This report provides maps ...


16. Dust Deposition in Southern Nevada and California [VATECH_VAdust]
Dust samples taken annually for five years from 55 sites in southern Nevada and California provide an unparalleled source of information on modern rates of dust deposition, grain size, ...


17. Effects of Spatial and Temporal Variation of Acid-Volatile Sulfide on the Bioavailability of Copper and Zinc in Freshwater Sediments [usgs_brd_cerc_d_sulfides]
Variation in concentrations of acid-volatile sulfide (AVS) in sediments from the upper Clark Fork River of Montana was associated with differences in bioaccumulation of Cu and Zn and growth of larvae ...


18. Environmental Biogeology of Aquatic Ecosystem:In the Case of the Rivers in Kanazawa [AQUATICECOSYSTEMKANA2AWA]
Water and clay minerals of sediments in rivers around Kanazawa were twice analyzed during two years to assess water pollution and the role of microbial remediation.For both Saigawa and Asanogawa, ...


19. GEOLOGY OF LIVINGSTON AND HALF MOON ISLANDS, SOUTH SHETLAND, ANTARCTICA [CDA_AR_PICTA-22-2004-GEOLOGY-LIVINGSTON-HALF_MOON]
ENGLISH Most of the geological features described for the South Shetlands are sustained on isolated and scattered information (except for King George Island). The goal expected in this project is ...


20. Geochemical Reference Samples Database from the Geological Society of Japan [GSJ_GEOCHEM_REF]
[Adapted from the Geological Survey of Japan Sample Reference Standards Abstracts Page, 'http://www.aist.go.jp/RIODB/geostand/gsj1maine.html'] The Geological Survey of Japan (GSJ) has issued 31 rock ...


21. Geologic and Bathymetric Reconnaissance Overview of the San Pedro Shelf Region, Southern California [USGS_OFR_2004_1049]
This report presents a series of maps that describe the bathymetry and late Quaternary geology of the San Pedro shelf area as interpreted from seismic-reflection profiles and 3.5-kHz and multibeam ...


22. Geology of Cape Lamb, Vega Island, Antarctic Peninsula [CDA_AR_GEO_CAPELAMB_GEOLOGICMAP]   CHILD METADATA
The first geologic map of Cape Lamb, SW Vega Island, is presented along with their description and interpretation. The main outcrops correspond to Late Cretaceous sedimentary rocks and neogene volcanic ...


23. Geology of Seymour Island, Antarctica [CDA_AR_GEO_SEYMOUR_SEDIMENTOL]
Currently, the data set is comprised of approximately 450 granulometric analyses of 70 loose grain mineralogical preparations from 30 geological sections of Seymour Island, Antarctica. The data set ...


24. Geology of new locatilies on Tabarin Peninsula, Northern Antarctic Peninsula [CDA_AR_GEO_TABARIN_LOCALITIES]
New outcrops of the Hope Bay Formation and Larsen Basin rocks have been exposed by the recent ice retreat on Tabarin Peninsula, Northern Antarctic Peninsula. Quartzose, very low-grade metasedimentary ...


25. 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 ...


26. Hydrologic Monitoring of Landslide-Prone Coastal Bluffs near Edmonds and Everett, Washington, 2001?2004 [USGS_OFR_2005_1063]
In 2001, a cooperative monitoring effort between the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway (BNSF), BNSF's geotechnical consultant, Shannon and Wilson, Inc., and the ...


27. Investigation of soil salts and glacial features at sites in the Taylor Valley, Mount Discovery and Mount Morning [K042_1976_1977_NZ_2]
A study was conducted to make soil and surface measurements (temperature profiles, frozen ground level depths, surface colour, etc) on dark surfaces at chosen localities, to examine and sample the ...


28. Lagos Project (Proyecto Lagos-Comahue) [CDA_AR_GEO_LAGOS-COMAHUE]   CHILD METADATA
The Lagos Project (Proyecto Lagos-Comahue) was developed through a collaboration between Polish (Institute of Ecology, Polish Academy of Science) and Agentinian (CONICET - Consejo de Investigaciones ...


29. Late Pleistocene paleolakes in Andean and Extra-Andean Patagonia at mid-latitudes of South America [CDA_AR_GEO_PATAGONIA_PALEOLAKES]   PARENT METADATA
Late Pleistocene paleolakes on the eastern side of Andes (glacial lakes) and in the Patagonian Steppe (pluvial lakes)along 41?S latitude were studied. Natural Dams (glaciers, moraines) that maintained ...


30. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/AND005: H.J. Andrews Watershed Streamflow Summaries [LTER_AND005]
LTER - Long-Term Ecological Research Program/H.J. Andrews Forest (AND) LTER/AND005 [Summary adapted from the LTER Core Data Set Catalog]: Streamflow from selected small watersheds has been continuously ...


31. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/AND006: H.J. Andrews WS 1, 2, and 3 and Miscellaneous Suspended Sediment Grab Samples [LTER_AND006]
LTER - Long-Term Ecological Research Program/H.J. Andrews Forest (AND) LTER/AND006 [Summary adapted from the LTER Core Data Set Catalog]: The objective of this study was to quantify the long-term ...


32. Microclimate and soil climate data in Dry Valleys [UW_Dry_Valley_Datalogging]
The data set contains microclimate and soil temperature data at 5 sites in the MCM Dry Valleys.


33. National Uranium Resource Evaluation Program: Sediment Chemistry of the Conterminous United States [NURE_SEDIMENT_CHEM]   PARENT METADATA
From NURE Sediment Chemistry FAQ: These maps are derived from a subset of the National Uranium Resource Evaluation (NURE) Hydrogeochemical and Stream Sediment Reconnaissance (HSSR) data. Approximately ...


34. Nova Scotia Geoscience Publications (NovaScan) [Canada_NovaScotia_NovaScan]
This product provides on-line search capabilities for Nova Scotia's bibliographic geoscience database called NovaScan. All records contained in NovaScan are accessible as FGDC compliant metadata though ...


35. Ocean Data Evaluation System (ODES) [EPA_ODES]
The Ocean Data Evaluation System (ODES) is used for storing and analyzing water quality and biological data from marine, estuarine, and freshwater environments. The system supports Federal, ...


36. Profiling hydrocarbons and nutrient distribution and mobility around Pedro Vicente Maldonado Station, Antarctica [MARumt08]
Chemical transport occurs lateral and vertically. This project aims to study mobility and transportation of chemicals in Antarctica. Lateral transport of essential elements in an ecosystem is the ...


37. Ross Embayment till provenance from sand petrography [Ross_Embayment_till_provenance]
Sand petrographic data were collected on the 500-2000 micron fraction of LGM-age till from the Ross Embayment. Moraine samples from the Beardmore, Byrd, Darwin/Hatherton Glaciers, ...


38. SURFICIAL GEOLOGY MAPS OF VERMONT [GEO_SURF_MPS]
Surficial geologic maps of Vermont are available for 7.5 minute and 15 minute quadrangles . The maps include materials, landforms, cross-sections, and some include depth to ...


39. Sediment Supply to the Arctic Coastal Zone [Sediment_Supply_Arctic_Winter_IPY90_NL]
The data described here are various types of land-based geophysical survey data. The methods used are; Ground Penetrating Radar, Refraction Seismics and Transient Electromagnetics. Surveys are performed ...


40. Sedimentology Data for Seymour Island, Antarctic Penninsula from the Instituto Antartico Argentino [CDA_AR_GEO_SEDIMENTOLOGY_DATA]
This sedimentoloy data is a collection of approximately 450 granulometric analyses of samples from 22 geological sections from Seymour Island, Antarctic Peninsula. The data comes from the Instituto ...


41. The Ordovician System in Antarctica [CDA_AR_GEO_ORDOVICIAN_SYSTEM]
Ordovician rocks were recognized in the Trans Antarctic Mountains, Ross Orogen, inside the sector claimed by Argentina, and close to this area, in the Ellsworth Mountains. In the Trans Antarctic Mountains, ...


42. Toxicity of Sediment Collected Upriver and Downriver of Major Cities along the Lower Mississippi River. [usgs_brd_cerc_d_lower_Miss]
The Lower Mississippi River contributes significantly to the biodiversity and ecological stability of the alluvial valley, but agricultural, industrial and municipal developments have historically ...


43. Transport of Sediment-borne Carbon with Different Tillage Practices, USDA-ARS-NAEW [USDA.ARS.NAEWRU.SedimentC]
(adapted from project decription) Problems: Tillage practices impact the movement of sediment within and from watersheds. How do conservation tillage practices influence the movement of carbon attached ...


44. UPPER APTIAN TO UPPER ALBIAN BIOSTRATIGRAPHY OF THE GUSTAV GROUP. AN INTEGRATED STUDY OF THE SEQUENCE EXPOSED IN THE JAMES ROSS ISLAND, ANTARCTICA [CDA_AR_PICTA-17-2004-BIOSTRATIGRAPHY-GG-JRI]
ENGLISH The investigations will be carried out on the cretaceous outcrops (Aptiano superior-Albiano), Gustav Group, James Ross Island, Antarctic. The stratigraphic sequence and the fossiliferous ...


45. UPPER CRETACEOUS STRATIGRAPHY OF JAMES ROSS BASIN, ANTARCTICA [CDA_AR_PICTA-33-2004-UPPER_CRETACEOUS_STRATIGRAPHY_JR_BASIN]
ENGLISH Establishment of a reference stratigraphic and chronologic framework for the James Ross Basin on the basis of the distribution of the ammonite faunas. Sedimentology and paleoenvironments. ...


46. Water and Sediment Quality in the Yukon River Basin, Alaska, During Water Year 2003 [USGS_OFR_2005_1397]
This report contains water-quality and sediment-quality data from samples collected in the Yukon River basin from March through September during the 2003 water year (WY). Samples were collected throughout ...


47. Wetland Ecology and Assessment Program [gomc_175]
Coastal salt marsh wetlands are unique, valuable, and highly productive ecosystems that provide vital habitat and refuge for fish, shellfish, and wildlife and perform important physical and chemical ...


48. Reformatted Data from the National Uranium Resource Evaluation (NURE) Hydrogeochemical and Stream Sediment Reconnaissance (HSSR) Program [NURE]   CHILD METADATA
From 1974 to 1980, the Federal Government systematically evaluated the uranium resources of the conterminous United States and Alaska. Earth science research in the National Uranium Resource Evaluation ...


49. LBA-ECO LC-07 LAKE SEDIMENT NUTRIENT DATA, LAGO CALADO, BRAZIL: 1982-1984 [LC07_LAKE_NUTRIENT_SEDIMENTS]
This data set reports lake sediment texture and porosity, carbon (C), nitrogen (N), and phosphorus (P) content of surficial sediments, 210Pb-derived nutrient accumulation rates in sediments, and burial ...


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