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51. (U-Th)/He ages from the Kukri Hills of southern Victoria Land [KUKRI_He]
The data set consists of (U-Th)/He ages collected from three vertical profiles from the the Kukri Hills (north side of the Ferrar Glacier) of Southern Victoria Land. The data set provides ...


52. 17O Excess from WAIS Divide, 0 to 25 ka BP [NSIDC-0596]
This data set contains the VSMOW-SLAP d17O, d18O, and 17O-excess data from the WAIS Divide Ice Core Project, Siple Dome and Taylor Dome, along with the published and VSMOW-SLAP normalized d17O, d18O, ...


53. 1989 Greenland Seismic Survey [PASSCAL_GREENLAND_SURVEY]
The 1989 seismic survey was part of a large cooperative project mounted in Greenland to carry out geophysical studies of the Earth's oldest crust. The targets included possible oceanic crust under ...


54. 1997 Seismic Hazard Assessment, Onondaga County, New York [NYSM_SEISMIC_HAZARD]
From the SEISMIC HAZARD ASSESSMENT, ONONDAGA COUNTY, NEW YORK Authors: Donald H. Cadwell, Ph.D. and Gary N. Nottis ABSTRACT Seismic shear-wave data collection is expanding ...


55. 1:100,000 Bedrock Geology for Ireland [Bedrock_GSI]
This data set contains vector data with explicit topology of Irish bedrock geology holding separate vector coverages corresponding to stratigraphy, igneous, lithology, dolotomisation, ...


56. 1:25,000 geological mapping of the St Johns Range from the central Wright Valley to the Mackay Glacier and from the Miller Glacier to west of Victoria Valley [K112_1990_1991_NZ_1]
The DSIRGEO mapping programme in the 1990/91 season was designed to link the area covered in 1989/90 (Convoy Range) with that covered in 1988/89 (Thundergut Sheet). The eventual aim of the programme ...


57. 1:50,000 Quaternary Geology for Ireland [Quaternary_GSI]
This data set contains vector data set with explicit topology of Irish Quaternary geology with classification of Quaternary polygons, symbols, linework and Quaternary Annotation. For data access, ...


58. 2001 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2001]
The 2001 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) utilizes a refined methodology based on the 2000 Pilot ESI effort, to construct an index covering 122 countries that measures the overall progress ...


59. 2002 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2002]
The 2002 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) measures overall progress toward environmental sustainability for 142 countries based on environmental systems, stresses, human vulnerability, social ...


60. 2005 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2005]
The 2005 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is a measure of overall progress towards environmental sustainability, developed for 146 countries. The index provides a composite profile of national ...


61. 3-D Reservoir Characterization of the House Creek Oil Field, Powder River Basin, Wyoming, V1.00 [USGS-DDS-33]
The Upper Cretaceous Sussex "B" sandstone was deposited as a probable transgressive-marine sand-ridge complex in a mid-shelf position. The "B" sandstone is bounded by upper and basal disconformities ...


62. 30 M Resolution Land Cover Map of Manitoba, Canada [CANEMRCCRSMANPROVMAP]
Sixteen land cover classes are covered using 30 M resolution data with a 95% accuracy rate. 75% of southern Manitoba has been completely mapped to date. The land cover classes include; agricultural ...


63. 40Ar/39Ar Dating of the Eruptive History of Mount Erebus, Antarctica: Summit Flows and Caldera Collapse [NMGRL_EREBUS_FLOWS]
This data set consists of 40Ar/39Ar furnace step-heating data on eruptive samples from Mount Erebus, Antarctica. The data was gathered to better understand the volcano's eruptive history, specifically, ...


64. 40Ar/39Ar Dating of the Eruptive History of Mount Erebus, Antarctica: Volcano Evolution [NMGRL_EREBUS_EVOLUTION]
This data set consists of 40Ar/39Ar analytical data and loction on samples from Mount Erebus, Antarctica. The data was gathered to better understand the volcano's evolution collapse and summit ...


65. 40Ar/39Ar dates of Jurassic igneous rocks from Antarctica [Kyle-Ferrar_Igneous_Province]
Plagioclase mineral separates from basaltic extrusive (lavas) and instrusive (dolerite and gabbro) samples from the Dronning Maud Land area of Antarctica were dated by the incremental ...


66. 45-500 micron iron oxide major and trace element abundance [Holocene_LGM_diamict_FeOxides]
This data set contains major and trace element abundance for individual iron oxide grains extracted from glacial-marine Antarctic sediment. Fe-oxides were picked from the 45-500 micron fraction of ...


67. A CD snapshot of Heard Island data from 1901-2002 held by the AADC [Heard_data_snapshot_1901-2002]
The CD was produced by the Australian Antarctic Data Centre for distribution to Heard Island expeditioners in the 2003/2004 season. The CD contained all publicly available data held by the Australian ...


68. A Coastal Hazards Data Base for the U.S. Gulf Coast, CDIAC NDP-043B [CDIAC_NDP43B]
This Numeric Data Package (NDP) contains a digital database that describes the U.S. Gulf Coast. The database integrates point, line, and polygon data for the U.S. Gulf Coast into 0.25 latitude by ...


69. A Coastal Hazards Data Base for the U.S. West Coast, CDIAC/NDP043C [CDIAC_NDP043C]
[Adapted from the online documentation] The Numeric Data Package (NDP-043C) consists of a digital data base that may be used to identify coastlines along the U.S. West Coast that are at risk to sea-level ...


70. A Digital Geological Map Database For the State of Oklahoma [USGS_OFR_2003_247]
This report consists of a compilation of twelve digital geologic maps provided in ARC/INFO interchange (e00) format for the state of Oklahoma. The source maps consisted of nine USGS 1:250,000-scale ...


71. 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 ...


72. A Hypercube of Deep Sea Drilling Project (DSDP) Marine Geological and Geophysical Data [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G03930]   PARENT METADATA
Dr. Christopher Jenkins of the University of Colorado Institute for Arctic and Alpine Research (INSTAAR), produced this data hypercube derived from the prime data (exclusive of G.R.A.P.E. and logging ...


73. A broadband seismic experiment to image the lithosphere beneath the Gamburtsev Mountains, East Antarctica. [ASAC_2919]
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 2919 See the link below for public details on this project. Public Beneath the East Antarctic interior lies a great mountain range, the Gamburtsev ...


74. A comparative examination of the origin, structure and metamorphism of the Skelton and Koettlitz Group (basement lithologies) in South Victoria Land, Antarctica. [K061_1992_1995_NZ_1]
A comparative examination of the origin, structure and metamorphism of the Skelton and Koettlitz Group (Wilson Terrane) was carried out over three field seasons to determine a) if the two groups could ...


75. A detailed study of the origin of Olympus Granite Gneiss [K061_1986_1987_NZ_2]
A detailed study of the Olympus Granite Gneiss with particular emphasis on foliation development and its relationship to deformation of Koettlitz Group metasediments, in an attempt to understand its ...


76. A mineralisation survey in the Koettlitz-Blue Glacier and Taylor Valley region to determine the geochemical prospecting of the region [K042_1964_1965_NZ_2]
A mineralisation survey was conducted in the Koettlitz-Blue Glacier and Taylor Valley region because previous work in these areas mapped Precambrian basement rocks similar to those found in mineralised ...


77. A reconstruction of the record of volcanic processes within the vent of a large and explosive basaltic eruption in the Mawson Formation in the Allan Hills [K061_2001_2002_NZ_2]
The contact relationship between volcanic deposits and surrounding country rocks of the Beacon Supergroup are steep over a large area. Beyond the landslide deposits along the contact between Beacon ...


78. A survey of the Miers and Marshall Valley and Walcott Bay area for dating the formation of the major landforms [K009_1975_1976_NZ_2]   PARENT METADATA
A few days were spent in the Miers Valley to collect samples of gypsum for geochemical analyses. Surprisingly carbonate "biscuit" similar to that found in the Taylor Valley were found. Thus, we noted ...


79. A2D Technologies Well Logs; National Geoscience Data Repository System (NGDRS) [NGDRS_A2D_WELL_LOGS]
The data within the A2D Technologies database is comprised of available well log types for 14,000 wells that are located throughout the Gulf of Mexico. Well logs may be requested from ...


80. AFI 01/27_01 - Dyke intrusions as tracers of continental break-up processes - Rock samples collected in Dronning Maud Land in 2000/2001 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00250]
The style and volume of magmatism varies between margins from large volume flood basalts such as the Parana or Deccan provinces to less volumetric margins such as the southern part of the South Atlantic. ...


81. AFI 01/27_02 - Dyke intrusions as tracers of continental break-up processes - Ar-Ar dating, field data and selected geochemical analysis data of rock samples collected in Dronning Maud Land in 2000/2001 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00251]
The style and volume of magmatism varies between margins from large volume flood basalts such as the Parana or Deccan provinces to less volumetric margins such as the southern part of the South Atlantic. ...


82. AFI 02/36_01 - Geochemical Tracing of Pacific-to-Atlantic Mantle Flow through the Drake Passage/Scotia Sea Gateway - Dredge sampling information from the Scotia Sea collected in February and March 2004 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00277]
The target area was along the eastern segments of the West Scotia Ridge, an ocean spreading centre which stopped spreading about 10 million years ago. The spreading centre has high topographic relief ...


83. AFI 02/36_02 - Geochemical Tracing of Pacific-to-Atlantic Mantle Flow through the Drake Passage/Scotia Sea Gateway - Rock samples collected by dredging in the Scotia Sea, February and March 2004 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00276]
Sampling was undertaken within the West Scotia Sea in an attempt to identify the boundary between the Pacific and Bouvet mantle domains and so understand, quantify and document the flow of mantle ...


84. AFI 02/36_04 - Geochemical Tracing of Pacific-to-Atlantic Mantle Flow through the Drake Passage/Scotia Sea Gateway - Geochemical analysis of rock samples collected by dredging in the Scotia Sea, February and March 2004 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00279]
The initial aim of this project was to carry out a higher resolution geochemical study of mantle flow using existing samples. This confirmed flow from the Bouvet domain into the East Scotia Sea and ...


85. AFI 04/17_02 - Glacial-interglacial changes in the lost drainage basin on the West Antarctic Ice Sheet - Sediment cores collected in the Bellingshausen Sea, 2004 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00272]
The main aim of this project was to carry out the first systematic investigation of the former ice drainage basin in the southern Bellingshausen Sea, using sediment cores, swath bathymetry by means ...


86. ANDRILL Program - MIS and SMS Project Outcomes [ANDRILL_Program_McMurdo_Sound_Portfolio]
The ANDRILL Program is a multinational collaboration between the Antarctic programs of Germany, Italy, New Zealand and the United States to investigate the climate and tectonic history of Antarctica ...


87. ANSMET (the Antarctic Search for Meteorites) [99-80452]
Antarctic meteorite searches are one of the most important sources of extraterrestrial material and information for planetary research. In particular, more than 16,000 meteorite recoveries by the ...


88. ANtarctic geological DRILLing (ANDRILL) drilling rig [ANDRILL_drilling_rig]
Development of a new capability for recovery of stratigraphic and rock samples from Antarctica. The ANDRILL (ANtarctic geological DRILLing) Program has a new drilling rig and system to ...


89. Accessory mineral behaviour during partial melting in the crust - improving the geochronology of granulite terrains. [ASAC_2690]
Metadata record for data expected ASAC Project 2690 See the link below for public details on this project. Relating ages, determined using the decay of radioactive elements in minerals, to geological ...


90. Acid-Rock Drainage at Skytop, Centre County, Pennsylvania, 2004 [USGS_OFR_2005_1148]
Recent construction for Interstate Highway 99 (I?99) exposed pyrite and associated Zn-Pb sulfide minerals beneath a >10-m thick gossan to oxidative weathering along a 40-60-m deep roadcut through ...


91. Age and Composition of the East Antarctic Shield [0944645]
We completed a field season in Antarctica in 2010-11 with a 5-person field party. Ten sampling sites along the Transantarctic Mountains from the Convoy Range to Hatcher Bluffs were visited by helicopter ...


92. Age determination of the detrital zircon component of crustal slices of Ross Orogen from the Skelton Glacier and Royal Society Ranges areas [K062_2003_2004_NZ_1]
It is suggested that the Ross Orogeny is composed of a wide variety of crustal slices that are exotic to their present location and were accreted to the East Antarctic craton during the lower paleozoic ...


93. Age, spreading rates, and spreading asymmetry of the world's ocean crust [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G04150]   PARENT METADATA
The authors present four companion digital models of the age, age uncertainty, spreading rates and spreading asymmetries of the world's ocean basins as geographic and Mercator grids with 2 minute ...


94. Ages and P-T conditions of metamorphic events in the Windmill Islands [AAS_4191_metamorphic_events]
The age and conditions of metamorphism of the Windmill Islands were investigated using samples collected in the 2013/2014 field season from locations throughout the Windmill Islands region. The Windmill ...


95. Alaska Radiocarbon Data Base; USGS, Menlo Park [USGS_ALASKA_RADIOCARBON]
This data base contains published radiocarbon dates with entries consisting of laboratory and reference numbers. The data set is subdivided into two segments including RCFILE which contains the radiocarbon ...


96. Alaskan Fossil Identification File [EARTH_LAND_USGS_ALASKA_FOSSILS1]
The data base consists of a compilation of reports made by the U.S. Geological Survey Branch of Paleontology and Stratigraphy concerning the identification of fossils collected in Alaska. Data includes ...


97. Alaskan Geologic Field Notebooks; USGS, Anchorage [EARTH_CRUST_USGS_AK_NOTEBOOKS1]
These notebooks are the original field records of geologic observations made by USGS geologists working in Alaska. They contain field stations, sample numbers, rock types and descriptions, terrain ...


98. Alaskan Rocks - Petrographic Thin Sections; USGS, Anchorage [EARTH_CRUST_AK_PETROGRAPH_THIN1]
A collection of petrographic thin sections made from rock samples collected by USGS field geologists in Alaska. Many of the sections have corresponding descriptions cards; thin sections number 30,000. ...


99. Alkali basalt volcanism along a subduction-related magmatic arc: The case of Puyuhuapi Quaternary volcanic line, Southern Andes (44deg20minS) [159-96_03]
In Southern Chile, plate configuration is characterized by ridge-ridge-trench collision in correspondence of Taitao peninsula (Chile triple junction). The different converging rates of Nazca and Antarctic ...


100. Amazon Basin Pleistocene Precipitation Reconstruction Data [NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_1999-039]
This data set consists of magnetic susceptibility, % reflectance, and first derivatives of %reflectance for Ocean Drilling Program Sites 925-926 following the shipboard splice.


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