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Cascadia Tsunami Deposit Database
Entry ID: USGS_OFR-03-13

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Abstract: Abstract

The Cascadia Tsunami Deposit Database contains data on the location and
sedimentological properties of tsunami deposits found along the Cascadia
margin. Data have been compiled from 52 studies, documenting 59 sites from
northern California to Vancouver Island, British Columbia that contain known or
potential tsunami deposits. Bibliographical references are provided for all
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 52.0   S: 36.0   E: -116.0   W: -130.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Robert Peters, Bruce Jaffe, Guy Gelfenbaum, and Curt Peterson
Dataset Title: Cascadia Tsunami Deposit Database
Dataset Series Name: USGS Open-File Report
Dataset Release Date: 2003-02-03
Dataset Release Place: Menlo Park, CA, USA
Dataset Publisher: US Geological Survey
Issue Identification: Open-File Report 03-13
Data Presentation Form: Text, Figures, Arcview coverages
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as the source of
this information.

Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.

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Data Center
Western Region CMG, Coastal and Marine Geology, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
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Dataset ID: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-13

Data Center Personnel
Phone: (831) 426-4738
Fax: (831) 426-4748
Email: rpeters at
Contact Address:
United States Geological Survey (USGS), Coastal and Marine Geology
Pacific Science Center
1156 High Street
City: Santa Cruz
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 95064
Country: USA
Distribution Media: Online (HTTP)
Distribution Size: 296 KB
Distribution Format: PDF
Fees: None
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-03-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23
Future DIF Review Date: 2004-03-26