The Cottage Lake Aeromagnetic Lineament: A Possible Onshore Extension of the Southern Whidbey Island Fault, Washington
Entry ID: USGS_OFR_2004_1204

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Summary
Abstract: The northwest-striking southern Whidbey Island fault zone (SWIF) was mapped
previously using borehole data and potential-field anomalies on Whidbey Island
and marine seismic surveys beneath surrounding waterways. Abrupt subsidence at
a coastal marsh on south-central Whidbey Island suggests that the SWIF
experienced a MW 6.5 to 7.0 earthquake about 3000 years ago. Southeast of
Whidbey Island, a ... View entire text
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Description: Report on the The Cottage Lake Aeromagnetic Lineament: A Possible Onshore
Extension of the Southern Whidbey Island Fault, Washington.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 50.0   S: 45.0   E: -120.0   W: -125.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Richard J. Blakely, Brian L. Sherrod, Ray E. Wells, Craig S. Weaver, David H. McCormack, Kathy G. Troost, and Ralph A. Haugerud
Dataset Title: The Cottage Lake Aeromagnetic Lineament: A Possible Onshore Extension of the Southern Whidbey Island Fault, Washington
Dataset Series Name: Open File Report 2004-1204
Dataset Release Date: 2004
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Data Presentation Form: Online files
Online Resource: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1204/
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Data Center
Publications-Western Region,Geological Division, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://geopubs.wr.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: MICHAEL F. DIGGLES
Phone: (650) 329-5404
Email: mdiggles at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
345 Middlefield Road
Mail Stop 531
City: Menlo Park
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 94025
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (650) 329-5316
Fax: (650) 329-5133
Email: blakely at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
345 Middlefield Road, MS 989
U.S. Geological Survey
Western Region Earth Surface, Processes Team
City: Menlo Park
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 94025
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-02-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-02-22
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