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1. Buried Ice in the Dry Valleys [BU-054-002]
The data set includes trace-element geochemical analyses of volcanic tephra, geochronologic data for Dry Valleys ashfall deposits, locations and description of soil pits in the Antarctic Dry Valleys ...


2. Collaborative Research: Polyphase Orogenesis and Crustal Differentiation in West Antarctica [NSF-ANT09-44615]
Intellectual Merit: The northern Ford ranges in Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica, record events and processes that transformed a voluminous succession of Lower Paleozoic turbidites intruded by calc-alkaline ...


3. Cape Denison Geological Sampling - 2010-2011 [AAS_3289]
Two samples were collected at Cape Denison (Permit no. ATEP 10-11-3289), both by Dr David Tingay (2010 - 2011 Mawson's Huts Foundation Expedition). Both samples were cleaned with water prior to RTA ...


4. A Hypercube of Deep Sea Drilling Project (DSDP) Marine Geological and Geophysical Data [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G03930]
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 ...


5. Age, spreading rates, and spreading asymmetry of the world's ocean crust [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G04150]
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 ...


6. Archive of Core and Site/Hole Data and Photographs from the Deep Sea Drilling Project (DSDP) [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G00993]
The Deep Sea Drilling Project (DSDP) operated the D/V GLOMAR CHALLENGER from 1968-1983, drilling 1,112 holes at 624 sites worldwide. The DSDP was funded by the US National Science Foundation and several ...


7. Archive of Core and Site/Hole Data and Photographs from the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.IntegratedOceanDrillingProgramUSIO]
The US Science Operator for the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) operated the drilling vessel JOIDES Resolution from 2004-2013 for worldwide expeditions numbering between 301 through 346. ...


8. Archive of Core and Site/Hole Data and Photographs from the Ocean Drilling Program (ODP) [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G03298]
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 ...


9. Archive of Historic Core Data from the Ocean Drilling Program (ODP) Legs 101-129 (Pre-JANUS) [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G01013]
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 ...


10. BLM/OCS Ecological Investigations of Petroleum Production Platforms in the Central Gulf of Mexico [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02895]
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 ...


11. BLM/OCS South Texas Outer Continental Shelf (STOCS) Grain Size Data Set [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02888]
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 ...


12. BLM/OCS Southern California Outer Continental Shelf Environmental Baseline Studies [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02881]
Data in this file were produced by Science Applications, Inc., prime contractor on the Bureau of Land Management/Outer Continental Shelf - Southern California Studies (BLM/OCS). Data consist of six ...


13. Bottom Sediment Granulometric Data for the Continental Margins of the Bering, Chukchi, East Siberia, Laptev, and Beaufort Seas [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02893]
These data are part of Roberts, Richard W., University of Washington, Department of Oceanography Special Report No. 70, Bottom Sediment Granulometric Data for the Continental Margins of the Bering, ...


14. CNEXO World-Wide Compilation of Published, Multi Component/Analyses of Ferromanganese Concretions [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G00251]
The Centre National Pour l'Exploitation des Oceans (CNEXO) ferromanganese nodule analysis files consist of geochemical data from published reports pertaining to oceanic ferromanganese deposits, ...


15. Chemical Composition of Ferromanganese Crusts in the World Ocean: A Review and Comprehensive Database. U.S. Geological Survey. [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G01019]
The USGS Ferromanganese Crust data set was compiled by F.T. Manheim and C.M. Lane-Bostwick of the U.S. Geological Survey, Woods Hole, MA. The data set consists of tables corresponding the ...


16. Deck41 Surficial Seafloor Sediment Description Database [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02094]
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, ...


17. Environmental Assessment of the Buccaneer Oil Field in the Northwestern Gulf of Mexico 1978-1979 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02883]
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 ...


18. Fichier de la Lithotheque Nationale d'Echantillons Marins (BRGM Core Descriptions) [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02898]
In 1975 the BRGM and CNEXO in France joined to create a national marine geological sampling center at the Centre Oceanologique de Bretagne in Brest. This center collects and stores samples of the ...


19. Grain Size Data from the Brine Disposal Program, Gulf of Mexico [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02894]
These data are part of the Brine Disposal Program funded by NOAA in the US Gulf of Mexico, conducted by R. W. Hann of Texas A and M University. Data in the report represent grain size analyses conducted ...


20. Grain Size Data from the NOAA Outer Continental Shelf Environmental Assessment Program (OCSEAP) [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02891]
These grain size data were generated as part of the Outer Continental Shelf Environmental Assessment Program (OCSEAP), funded by NOAA. Data were contributed by the University of Alaska, the University ...


21. Heat Flow Data Cruise MD72 RV Marion Dufresne over the Mascarene Ridge [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02886]
Data were gathered by the R/V Marion Dufresne in May and June of 1992 over the Mascarene Ridge in the Indian Ocean on cruise MD72/MASCAFLUX. Heat flow measurements for 96 in-situ readings including ...


22. Japan Oceanographic Data Center (JODC) Descriptions of Seafloor Sediment Through 1975 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G01079]
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 ...


23. Marine Ecosystems Analysis (MESA) New York Bight Atlas Grain Size Analyses [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02889]
The MESA/New York Bight Study was funded by NOAA and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) as a historical compilation of grain size analyses in the NY Bight from 1957-1979. 5,961 cores, grabs, and ...


24. Marine Geology Reports in the NGDC Archive [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G00502]
Historic Marine Geologic data reports available are from academia, government, and non-U.S. sources. These reports were originally in paper or film form and were scanned to Portable Document Format ...


25. Massachusetts Division of Marine Fisheries SED Dataset 2_17_11 [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G10164]
This GIS data layer represents point coverage of seafloor sediment size and composition in Massachusetts territorial waters. The data were created by aggregating available sediment point data collected ...


26. NOAA and MMS Marine Minerals Geochemical Database [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G01323]
The Marine Minerals Geochemical Database was created by NGDC as a part of a project to construct a comprehensive computerized bibliography and geochemical database as a Cooperative effort with the ...


27. NOAA/NOS and USCGS Seabed Descriptions from Hydrographic Surveys [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G10163]
The NOAA/NOS and USCGS Seabed Descriptions from Hydrographic Surveys database is a compilation of surficial sediment composition from multiple sources for over 200,000 seafloor sediment samples primarily ...


28. National Marine Fisheries Service Grain Size Data from the Baltimore Canyon Trough [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02897]
Grain size analyses produced by Robert Reid of the NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service for the NOAA/BLM Outer Continental Shelf Mid-Atlantic Project, Baltimore Canyon Trough Area. Grain size analyses ...


29. Northern Gulf Littoral Initiative (NGLI), Geology and Physical Properties of Marine Sediments in the N.E. Gulf of Mexico: Data Report [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02123]
The Northern Gulf Littoral Initiative (NGLI), Geology and Physical Properties of Marine Sediments in the N.E. gulf of Mexico: Data Report, was produced by the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) ...


30. PETROS - Worldwide Databank of Major Element Chemical Analyses of Igneous Rocks [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G00030]
PETROS is a worldwide data bank of major element chemical analyses of igneous rocks compiled for research and teaching purposes by Dr. Felix Mutschler and Staff at Eastern ...


31. Records of Lead and Other Heavy Metal Inputs to Sediments of the Ala Wai Canal, Oahu, HI [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02887]
Four cores are given: G8, G8B, M21, and M3. For each core, a printable table file (*.PRN) and a spreadsheet (*.WK3) are provided. The file names reflect the sediment core ID. Documentation of techiques ...


32. SIO 76-3, Sediment Descriptions from the Studies of East Asia Tectonics and Resources (SEATAR) Program [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G00249]
The SEATAR files were compiled by the Scripps Institution of Oceanography with funds from IDOE/NSF, as part of the SIO world sediment data bank, under the direction of Jane Frazer and Mary Fisk. Data ...


33. SIO Ferromanganese Nodule Description file - IDOE Portion [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G00250]
The Scripps Institution of Oceanography compiled descriptions of sediment samples related to ferromanganese deposits, funded through the International Decade of Ocean Exploration (IDOE) and Project ...


34. Scripps Institution of Oceanography Ferromanganese Nodule Analysis File - IDOE Portion [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G00128]
The Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO) compiled data on the geochemistry of marine ferromanganese nodules, funded by the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF), ...


35. Scripps Sediment Description File- OCSEAP Portion [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G02896]
The Scripps Institution of Oceanography compiled descriptions of sediment samples in the Alaskan Outer Continental Shelf area, funded through the NOAA Outer Continental Shelf Environmental Assessment ...


36. The NGDC Seafloor Sediment Geotechnical Database [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G01081]
The NGDC Seafloor Sediment Geotechnical Properties Database contains test engineering properties data coded by students at NGDC from primarily U.S. Naval Oceanographic Office laboratory reports, but ...


37. The NOAA and MMS Marine Minerals Bibliography [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G00497]
From 1983 through 1992, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) compiled a comprehensive, computerized bibliography of offshore marine mineral ...


38. U.S. East Coast Continental Margin (CONMAR) Sediment Data [gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology.G00253]
The USGS/WHOI Continental Margin (CONMAR) Data set was compiled by the U.S. Geological Survey and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution as a joint program of study of the Atlantic continental margin ...


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


40. Development of the Rapid Access Ice Drill: Phase 1 Design [RAID_Phase_1]
We completed a detailed engineering design for a new mobile drilling platform for future use on the ice sheets of Antarctica. Based on a competitive bidding process, a search for an engineering design ...


41. Composition and origin of fuel from the hut of explorer Robert Falcon Scott, Cape Evans, Antarctica [Scotts_Fuel]
As a direct result of the 1989-90 trip as part of ASAC 245, a sample of petrol used by Scott on his ill-fated expedition to the South Pole was obtained. This petrol sample was supplied by the late ...


42. Geological map of high-grade gneisses in the northern Vestfold Hills [VHMap]
The Vestfold Hills are mostly late Archaean-Palaeoproterozoic high grade gneisses that were accreted, metamorphosed and deformed during a short interval of about 50 m.y. spanning the Archaean-Proterozoic ...


43. Simplified Geology of the Vestfold Hills, Antarctica [vestfold_geology_map_inset_gis]
A simplified geology of the Vestfold Hills is shown as a 1:250 000 scale inset in the map 'Geology of the Northern Vestfold Hills - East Antarctica', map number 12717 in the SCAR Map Catalogue. The ...


44. Sorsdal Formation (Sediments) GIS data, Marine Plain, Vestfold Hills [vestfold_sediments_gis]
This dataset consists of two polygons representing areas of sediment known as the Sorsdal Formation in Marine Plain, Vestfold Hills, Antarctica. These are part of the Antarctic Specially Protected ...


45. Spreadsheet containing descriptions of rock thin sections collected from the Southern Prince Charles Mountains by AGSO geologists in the 1970s [SPCM_THIN_SECTIONS]
Rough Excel spreadsheet summarising thin sectioned samples collected from the Southern Prince Charles Mountains in the 1970's by Geoscience Australia geologists. Each sample is briefly described ...


46. Vestfold salts database, analyses and photographs [Vestfold_salts]
A regional chemical boundary termed the 'salt line', in the Vestfold Hills of East Antarctica, was investigated using X-ray diffraction and electron probe analyses of surficial salts, and conductivity ...


47. Vestfold sediments database, analyses and photographs [Vestfold_seds]
One hundred and thirty sediment samples (predominantly glacial but also some glaciofluvial and aeolian) were taken from Vestfold Hills during the 1988/89, 1989/90 and 1992/93 summers. The less than ...


48. Windmill Islands 1:10000 Geological sampling GIS Dataset [wind_geosamp]
This data set is a point coverage which comprises geological samples collected from the Windmill Islands and their chemical analyses.


49. Windmill Islands 1:10000 Geology GIS Dataset [wind_geology]
This dataset is a geological map of the Windmill Islands, mapped at a nominal scale of 1: 25 000. The map is of lithological units. Structures, etc are ignored. There is a separate, associated, ...


50. Windmill Islands 1:10000 Geomorphology hardcopy [wind_geomorphology]
This dataset is a series of 9 maps at a scale of 1:10,000 with hand written notes by Ian Goodwin, showing the geomorphology of the Windmill Islands. The maps are copies of the 1:10,000 photogrammetric ...


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