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Radiocarbon Dating of Cores Collected from Bear Lake, Utah and Idaho
Entry ID: USGS_OFR_2005_1320_1.0

Abstract: The overall goal of our research on Bear Lake is to obtain records of past
climate change for the region, including changes in precipitation (rain and
snow) patterns during the last 10,000 years and longer. As part of the project,
we are attempting to determine how the size of Bear Lake has varied in the past
in order to assess the possibility of future flooding and drought. We also seek
to ... View entire text
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Description: USGS report on Radiocarbon Dating of Cores Collected from Bear Lake, Utah and
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 42.25   S: 36.74   E: -108.79   W: -114.3
  N: 49.35   S: 41.64   E: -110.7   W: -117.59

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Steven M. Colman, Darrell S. Kaufman, Joseph G. Rosenbaum, and John P. McGeehin
Dataset Title: Radiocarbon Dating of Cores Collected from Bear Lake, Utah and Idaho
Dataset Series Name: Open File Report 2005-1320
Dataset Release Date: 2005-09-01T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Version: 1.0
Data Presentation Form: Online Files
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-01-01
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Open File Services Section, Publications Warehouse, Eastern Region, Publications, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: 303-202-4200
Phone: 303-202-4210
Fax: 303-202-4188
Email: infoservices at
Contact Address:
USGS Information Services
Open-File Services Section
Box 25286
Federal Center
City: Denver
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80225-0286
Country: USA
Distribution Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Phone: 508-548-8700 x2341
Email: scolman at
Contact Address:
U. S. Geological Survey
Coastal and Marine Geology Program
Woods Hole Field Center
City: Woods Hole
Province or State: Massachusetts
Postal Code: 02543
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-10-06
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-07-02