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1. Baseline and Historic Depositional Rates and Lead Concentrations, Floodplain Sediments, Lower Coeur d'Alene River, Idaho [USGS_OFR_2004_1211]
Lead-rich sediments, containing at least 1000 ppm of lead (Pb), and derived mainly from discarded mill tailings in the Coeur d'Alene mining region, cover about 60 km2 of the 80-km2 floor of the main ...


2. Basin-wide Trapping of Suspended Sediment Flux for the World Water Development Report II [UNH_WWRDII_SEDIMENT]
A global geography of basinwide trapping of suspended sediment flux by the large reservoirs was analyzed (Vorosmarty et al. 2003). A total of 236 regulated basins with 633 large reservoirs (> 0.5 ...


3. Biogeographic relationships between northern Antarctic Peninsula and southernmost South America during the Late Cretaceous-Paleogene. Project No. 12 2002 - 2004 [CDA_AR_LATE_CRET-PALEO]   PARENT METADATA
Project: LATE CRETACEOUS PALEOGENE > Biogeographic relationships between northern Antarctic Peninsula and southernmost South America during the Late Cretaceous-Paleogene. Project No.12 2002 -2004 ...


4. Biostratigraphy and Paleontology of the Upper Cretaceous in James Ross Island. Project No. 13 2002-2004 [CDA_AR_GEO_GUSTAV_GROUP_JRI]
The Project finalized in 2004 and will be continued by the Project PICTA-17-2004 (years 2004-2007) The project work comprises the study of the Gustav Group exposed on James Ross Island and consists ...


5. Preliminary Maps Showing Rainfall Thresholds For Debris-Flow Activity, San Francisco Bay Region, California [USGS_OFR_97_745_F]
This report is a digital database package containing both plotfiles and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) databases of maps of rainfall thresholds for debris-flows in the San Francisco Bay Region, ...


6. Profiling hydrocarbons and nutrient distribution and mobility around Pedro Vicente Maldonado Station, Antarctica [MARumt08]
Chemical transport occurs lateral and vertically. This project aims to study mobility and transportation of chemicals in Antarctica. Lateral transport of essential elements in an ecosystem is the ...


7. Quantified Rates of Geomorphic Change on a Modern Carbonate Tidal Flat, Bahamas [RSMAS_GR001]
Comparison of aerial photographs and ultrahigh-resolution remote sensing data reveals changes in the geomorphology of a modern carbonate tidal flat. In the 58 yr between acquisition of the two data ...


8. ISLSCP II Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Consumption by Continental Erosion [ISLSCP_ATMOS_CO2_EROSION_1019_1]
The Continental Atmospheric CO2 Consumption data set represents gridded estimates for the riverine export of carbon and of sediments based on empirical models. All data exist for the overall continental ...


9. ISLSCP II Global Gridded Soil Characteristics [ISLSCP_SOILS_1DEG_1004_1]
This data set provides gridded data for selected soil parameters derived from data and methods developed by the Global Soil Data Task, an international collaborative project with the objective of ...


10. ISLSCP II Global River Fluxes of Carbon and Sediments to the Oceans [RIVER_CARBON_FLUX_1028_1]
The River Carbon Flux data set represents estimates for the riverine export of carbon and of sediments. This data set includes the amounts of carbon and of sediments that are discharged to the oceans ...


11. ISLSCP II Total Plant-Available Soil Water Storage Capacity of the Rooting Zone [ISLSCP2_ROOT_STORAGE_CAPACITY_1006_1]
This data set provides two estimates of the geographic distribution of the total plant-available soil water storage capacity of the rooting zone ("rooting zone water storage size") on a 1.0 degree ...


12. SEDIMENT ANALYSIS NETWORK FOR DECISION SUPPORT (SANDS) LANDSAT GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF AL (GSA) ANALYSIS V1 [slgsa_1]
The Sediment Analysis Network for Decision Support (SANDS) Landsat Geological Survey of AL (GSA) Analysis dataset analyzed changes in the coastal shoreline and sedimentation using Landsat GeoTiff ...


13. SEDIMENT ANALYSIS NETWORK FOR DECISION SUPPORT (SANDS) LANDSAT GEOTIFF V1 [slgeo_1]
The Sediment Analysis Network for Decision Support (SANDS) Landsat Geotiff dataset includes images for sediment redistribution after a hurricane on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico and then creates ...


14. SEDIMENT ANALYSIS NETWORK FOR DECISION SUPPORT (SANDS) MODIS GEOLOGICAL SURVEY OF AL (GSA) ANALYSIS V1 [smgsa_1]
The Sediment Analysis Network for Decision Support (SANDS) MODIS Geological Survey of AL (GSA) Analysis dataset consists of geoTIFF images were analyzed for sediment redistribution after hurricanes ...


15. SEDIMENT ANALYSIS NETWORK FOR DECISION SUPPORT (SANDS) MODIS GEOTIFF V1 [smgeo_1]
The Sediment Analysis Network for Decision Support (SANDS) MODIS GeoTIFF dataset consists of the set of GeoTIFF images provided to the Geological Survey of Alabama for their analysis. These are seasonal ...


16. SEDIMENT ANALYSIS NETWORK FOR DECISION SUPPORT (SANDS) MODIS GULF SUBSETTED V1 [smsub_1]
Sediment Analysis Network for Decision Support (SANDS) MODIS Gulf Subsetted dataset consists of daytime images for Terra and Aqua MODIS Reflectance bands 8-16, subsetted to 31-27N latitude and 90-84.25W ...


17. LBA-ECO ND-01 Streamwater and Watershed Characteristics, Rondonia, Brazil: 1998-1999 [ND01_STREAM_CHEMISTRY_1119_1]
This data set provides the results of (1) synoptic streamwater sampling and analyses from numerous sites across Rondonia and (2) corresponding watershed characteristics derived from remote sensing ...


18. Real Time Monitoring of Coastal and Estuarine Process [LSU_ESL_COAST_EST_PROCESS]
The Louisiana Coastal ocean receives the discharge from the Mississippi and Atchafalaya Rivers through the "bird-foot" delta and through Atchafalaya Bay. Over thousands of years, these river sediments ...


19. NASA Land Information System (LIS) Data Sets [NASA_LIS_DATA]
The Land Information System (LIS) provides collection of sample data for demonstration of LIS code. The original source of each data set is given whenever possible. LIS does not endorse the validity, ...


20. National Uranium Resource Evaluation Program: Sediment Chemistry of the Conterminous United States [NURE_SEDIMENT_CHEM]   PARENT METADATA
From NURE Sediment Chemistry FAQ: These maps are derived from a subset of the National Uranium Resource Evaluation (NURE) Hydrogeochemical and Stream Sediment Reconnaissance (HSSR) data. Approximately ...


21. Nova Scotia Geoscience Publications (NovaScan) [Canada_NovaScotia_NovaScan]
This product provides on-line search capabilities for Nova Scotia's bibliographic geoscience database called NovaScan. All records contained in NovaScan are accessible as FGDC compliant metadata though ...


22. Ocean Drilling Program - Leg 178: drilling campaign in the continental margin of the Antarctic Peninsula [CNDA-ESP_ANT97-1993-E]
IN ENGLISH: The Leg 178 Ocean Drilling Program (ODP) was developed from 5th February to 9th April in 1998. During the 31 days of campaign 9 locations were drilled in the continental margin of the ...


23. Rock-Fall Hazard Assessment of Little Mill Campground, American Fork Canyon, Uinta National Forest, Utah [USGS_OFR_2005_1229]
In July 2004, at the request of Pam Gardner, District Ranger for the Pleasant Grove District of the Uinta National Forest, Ed Harp of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) conducted a preliminary assessment ...


24. SAREX'92 in South America and ProRADAR in Amazon Region [Canada_CCRS_SAREX_92]
SAREX'92 The South America Radar Experiment 1992 (SAREX'92) was a joint initiative of the Canada Centre for Remote Sensing (CCRS), the European Space Agency (ESA), ...


25. Sediment Supply to the Arctic Coastal Zone [Sediment_Supply_Arctic_Winter_IPY90_NL]
The data described here are various types of land-based geophysical survey data. The methods used are; Ground Penetrating Radar, Refraction Seismics and Transient Electromagnetics. Surveys are performed ...


26. Sediment transport load in the Onyx River, Wright Valley [K164_1984_1985_NZ_1]
The sediment transport load in the Onyx River was investigated. The bedload transport rates were used in association with the 15 year flow record, to estimate sandur sedimentation rates. 38 cross ...


27. Sedimentation, Sea-Level Rise, and Circulation in Florida Bay [USGS_SOFIA_RHsedsal]
The goal of this project was to document decade- to century- scale processes associated with sediment transport in Florida Bay. The results will quantify the influence of bottom topography on water ...


28. Summary Distribution of Slides and Earth Flows in the San Francisco Bay Region, California [USGS_OFR_97_745_C]
This report is a digital database package containing both plotfiles and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) databases of maps of slides and earth flows in the San Francisco Bay Region. The data are ...


29. Svalbard REU program undergraduate student theses [svalbard_reu_program_undergraduate_student_theses]
Completed undergraduate theses and reports from Svalbard REU participants.


30. Transport of Sediment-borne Carbon with Different Tillage Practices, USDA-ARS-NAEW [USDA.ARS.NAEWRU.SedimentC]
(adapted from project decription) Problems: Tillage practices impact the movement of sediment within and from watersheds. How do conservation tillage practices influence the movement of carbon attached ...


31. UPPER APTIAN TO UPPER ALBIAN BIOSTRATIGRAPHY OF THE GUSTAV GROUP. AN INTEGRATED STUDY OF THE SEQUENCE EXPOSED IN THE JAMES ROSS ISLAND, ANTARCTICA [CDA_AR_PICTA-17-2004-BIOSTRATIGRAPHY-GG-JRI]
ENGLISH The investigations will be carried out on the cretaceous outcrops (Aptiano superior-Albiano), Gustav Group, James Ross Island, Antarctic. The stratigraphic sequence and the fossiliferous ...


32. UPPER CRETACEOUS STRATIGRAPHY OF JAMES ROSS BASIN, ANTARCTICA [CDA_AR_PICTA-33-2004-UPPER_CRETACEOUS_STRATIGRAPHY_JR_BASIN]
ENGLISH Establishment of a reference stratigraphic and chronologic framework for the James Ross Basin on the basis of the distribution of the ammonite faunas. Sedimentology and paleoenvironments. ...


33. Water and Sediment Quality in the Yukon River Basin, Alaska, During Water Year 2003 [USGS_OFR_2005_1397]
This report contains water-quality and sediment-quality data from samples collected in the Yukon River basin from March through September during the 2003 water year (WY). Samples were collected throughout ...


34. 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 ...


35. A pier-scour database: 2,427 field and laboratory measurements of pier scour [USGS_DS-845_PierScoutDatabase]
The U.S. Geological Survey conducted a literature review to identify potential sources of published pier-scour data, and selected data were compiled into a digital spreadsheet called the 2014 USGS ...


36. Aeolian Processes in the Dry Valleys [Aeolian_Processes_McMurdo]
This dataset contains data collected during studies of boundary layer winds and surface characteristics. These field experiments were designed to: 1. Understand and quantify the ...


37. Age and environment of Miocene - Pliocene glaciomarine deposits, James Ross Island, Antarctica [CDA_AR_GEO_MIOCENE_PLIOCENE_JRI]
Knowledge of the late Miocene - Pliocene climate of West Antarctica, recorded by sedimentary units within the James Ross Island Volcanic Group, is still fragmentary. Late Miocene glaciomarine deposits ...


38. Analysis Products on Cropland [NRCS_NRI_SotL_CROPLAND]
The maps using data from the preliminary 1997 NRI for croplands deal with a variety of areas. These areas range from specific cultivated croplands, to erosion on cropland and changes in cropland. ...


39. Analysis Products on Water Quality [NRCS_NRI_SotL_WATER_QUALITY]
All of the maps, figures and tables for NRI's water quality are taken from publications. Many of the publications discuss the use of fertilizer, pesticide, or manure. Several of the maps are taken ...


40. CTD measurements from Antarctic Peninsula region (KARP 1996-2006) - KPDC-MD-2006-002 [KPDC-MD-2006-002]
This dataset includes CTD measurements of open water and fjords of Antarctic Peninsula during the KARP (Korea Antarctic Research Program) cruise from 1998 to 2006. Data obtained are water temperature, ...


41. Channel-Morphology Data for the Tongue River and Selected Tributaries, Southeastern Montana, 2001-02 [USGS_OFR_2004_1260]
Coal-bed methane exploration and production have begun within the Tongue River watershed in southeastern Montana. The development of coal-bed methane requires production of large volumes of ground ...


42. Chemistry of Stream Sediments and Surface Waters in New England [USGS_OFR_2004_1026]
This online publication portrays regional data for pH, alkalinity, and specific conductance for stream waters and a multi-element geochemical dataset for stream sediments collected in the New England ...


43. Concentrations of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) and Major and Trace Elements in Simulated Rainfall Runoff From Parking Lots, Austin, Texas, 2003 [USGS_OFR_2004_1208]
Samples of creek bed sediment collected near seal-coated parking lots in Austin, Texas, by the City of Austin during 2001-02 had unusually elevated concentrations of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons ...


44. Contaminated Sediments Database for Long Island Sound and the New York Bight [USGS_OFR_2003_241]
The Contaminated Sediments Database for Long Island Sound and the New York Bight provides a compilation of published and unpublished sediment texture and contaminant data. This report provides maps ...


45. Debris Flows and Record Floods from Extreme Mesoscale Convective Thunderstorms over the Santa Catalina Mountains, Arizona [USGS_OFR_2007_1108]
Ample geologic evidence indicates early Holocene and Pleistocene debris flows from the south side of the Santa Catalina Mountains north of Tucson, Arizona, but few records document historical events. ...


46. Emergency Assessment of Debris-Flow Hazards from Basins Burned by the Cedar and Paradise Fires of 2003, Southern California [USGS_OFR_2004_1011]
These maps present preliminary assessments of the probability of debris-flow activity and estimates of peak discharges that can potentially be generated by debris flows issuing from basins burned ...


47. Estimating Landslide Losses - Preliminary Results of a Seven-State Pilot Project [USGS_OFR_2006_1032]
In 2001, the U.S. Geological Survey Landslide Hazards Program provided funding for seven State geological surveys to report on the status of landslide investigation strategies in each of their States, ...


48. FAO/AGL World River Sediment Yields Database [FAO_AGL]
Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)/AGL World River Sediment Yields Database The World River Sediment Yields database contains data on annual ...


49. Field methods, field descriptions, and laboratory data for selected dune and sand sheet sections [GSA_BULLETIN_2001012]
[Adapted from "About the GSA Data Repository", "http://www.geosociety.org/pubs/drpint.htm#aboutdrp"] The above data set may be dowloaded from the Geological Society of America (GSA) Data Repository, ...


50. Flow Velocity and Sediment Data Collected During 1990 and 1991 at National Canyon, Colorado River, Arizona [USGS_DS_2007_246]
During 1990 and 1991, a series of research flows were released from Glen Canyon Dam. Data collected at the streamflow-gaging station on the Colorado River above National Canyon near Supai from that ...


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