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Metadata Identifier: gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology:G02882

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MD_DataIdentification

Count Component Title Abstract
1 US Geological Survey BLM/OCS Baltimore Canyon (Mid-Atlantic) Sediment Analyses (Samples collected 1 July 1975 to 30 June 1976) This data set contains analytical data from samples acquired from the Baltimore Canyon (Mid-Atlantic) area of the Outer Continental Shelf, U.S. East Coast, by the U.S. Geological Survey, Office of Marine Geology, Woods Hole, Mass., during the first year of environmental assessment work funded by the Bureau of Land Management (June 1975 - August 1976), on cruises of the ships Atlantis II, Advance II, Columbus Iselin, Pierce, and Gillis. The data set contains ten files. The first file ("station data") contains location and collection documentation for the subsequent files which contain the various analytical data. Data files include: baltcanyon.1.txt - collection documentation, baltcanyon.2.txt - grain size of sediments, baltcanyon.3.txt - high molecular weight hydrocarbons, baltcanyon.4.txt - hydrocarbon contaminant and intercalibration samples, baltcanyon.5.txt - trace metals, baltcanyon.6.txt - carbon content, baltcanyon.7.txt - suspended sediment (see note), baltcanyon.8.txt - suspended matter, baltcanyon.9.txt - clay mineralogy, baltcanyon.10.txt - carbon-14 dates, readme.txt - full documentation for above.
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SV_Identification

none found
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CI_Citation

Count Component Title Date Citation Identifier
1
    2015-10-05
Archive
1 CIESIN Keyword Thesaurus
    1 Documentation for the Baltimore Canyon area dataset.
      1976-01-01
    1 European Petroleum Survey Group (EPSG) Geodetic Parameter Registry
      2008-11-12
    1 NASA/GCMD Data Center Keywords NASA/GCMD Data Center Keywords
      2015-03-01
      1995-04-24
    2 NODC PROJECT NAMES THESAURUS
      1 National Geophysical Data Center (1976): The NGDC Seafloor Sediment Grain Size Database. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. doi:10.7289/V5G44N6W
        1976-12-31
      doi:10.7289/V5G44N6W
      1 US Geological Survey BLM/OCS Baltimore Canyon (Mid-Atlantic) Sediment Analyses (Samples collected 1 July 1975 to 30 June 1976)
        1977-10-01
        1979-03-31
      1 uncontrolled keywords
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        NASA/GCMD Project Keywords at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[1]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]
        Library of Congress Subject Headings at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[4]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]
        SeaDataNet Common Vocabularies at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[5]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]
        USGS Science Topics at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[6]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]
        NASA/GCMD Science Keywords at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[7]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]
        NASA/GCMD Platform Keywords at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[10]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]
        NASA/GCMD Instrument Keywords at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[11]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]
        NASA/GCMD Location Keywords at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[13]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]
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        CI_Series

        Count Component Name Issue Identification Page
        1 Marine Geology and Geophysics (MGG) MGG06595001, MGG06275001, MGG06085001, MGG06595001, MGG06605001, MGG06615001
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        CI_ResponsibleParty

        Count Component Individual Organization Position Email Role Linkage
        2 https://dx.doi.org/10.7289/V5G44N6W
        1 NCEI (publisher) DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce publisher
        1 European Petroleum Survey Group http://www.epsg-registry.org/
        1 James M. Robb U.S. Geological Survey, Woods Hole, MA collaborator
        1 National Centers for Environmental Information, NOAA resourceProvider
        1 National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA author
        1 Norman G. (Red) Bailey U.S. Geological Survey, Woods Hole, MA originator
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        pointOfContact - DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:contact[1]
        pointOfContact - DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:pointOfContact[1]
        GCMD User Support Office at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[12]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]/gmd:CI_Citation[1]/gmd:citedResponsibleParty[1]
        GCMD Valids at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[12]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]/gmd:CI_Citation[1]/gmd:citedResponsibleParty[2]
        Marine Geology Data Manager - distributor - DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:distributionInfo[1]/gmd:MD_Distribution[1]/gmd:distributor[1]/gmd:MD_Distributor[1]/gmd:distributorContact[1]
        custodian - DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:metadataMaintenance[1]/gmd:MD_MaintenanceInformation[1]/gmd:contact[1]
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        CI_OnlineResource

        Count Component Linkage Name Description Function
        1 http://www.epsg-registry.org/ European Petroleum Survey Group Geodetic Parameter Dataset Registry that accesses the EPSG Geodetic Parameter Dataset, which is a structured dataset of Coordinate Reference Systems and Coordinate Transformations. search
        1 http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/docucomp/page?xml=NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC/Collection/iso/xml/Marine_Geology.xml&view=getDataView&header=none Parent Archive Information about the Marine Geology Data Archive at NCEI. information
        1 http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/docucomp/page?xml=NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC/MGG/Geology/iso/xml/G02882.xml&view=getDataView&header=none Publisher's landing page Information about the data set, all access options, and complete documentation. information
        1 https://dx.doi.org/10.7289/V5G44N6W Related database (doi:10.7289/V5G44N6W) This database contains related grain size data. information
        1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/geology/data/g02882/ Data files and documentation All data and documentation. download
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        MD_Identifier or RS_Identifier

        Count Component Code
        1 Advance II
        2 Archive
        1 Atlantis II
        1 Columbus Iselin
        1 G. W. Pierce
        1 James M. Gillis
        2 doi:10.7289/V5G44N6W
        1 urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG:4326
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        EX_Extent

        Bounding Box Temporal Extent
        Count Component Description West East North South Start End
        1 Baltimore Canyon, U.S. Atlantic East Coast -74.261 -72.445 39.5 38.688 1975-06-02 1976-08-29
        Unresolved Xlinks
        #boundingExtent at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:dataQualityInfo[1]/gmd:DQ_DataQuality[1]/gmd:scope[1]/gmd:DQ_Scope[1]/gmd:extent[1]
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        EX_GeographicBoundingBox

        Count Component West East North South
        1 -74.261 -72.445 39.5 38.688
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        EX_TemporalExtent

        Count Component Start End
        1 1975-06-02 1976-08-29
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        MD_Format

        Count Component Name Version specification
        1 ASCII
        1 tar.gz unknown compressed Tape ARchive file
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        MD_Medium

        none found
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        MD_Constraints

        Count Component Use Limitation
        1 NCEI Copyright Statement Produced by the NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Not subject to copyright protection within the United States.
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        MD_ReferenceSystem

        Count Component Code Authority Title
        1 European Petroleum Survey Group (EPSG) Geodetic Parameter Registry urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG:4326 European Petroleum Survey Group (EPSG) Geodetic Parameter Registry
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        MD_GridSpatialRepresentation

        none found
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        MD_Georeferenceable or MI_Georeferenceable

        none found
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        MD_Georectified or MI_Georectified

        none found
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        MD_Dimension

        none found
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        MD_CoverageDescription or MI_CoverageDescription

        Count Component Attribute Description Content Type
        1 physicalMeasurement Weight percent of particles within a specified size range.
        Unresolved Xlinks
        point at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:contentInfo[1]
        physicalMeasurement at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:contentInfo[2]
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        MD_Band or MI_Band

        Count Component Identifier Descriptor
        1 weight percent Percentage, by weight, of the particles from a sample or subsample that falls within a specified particle size range. The range may be expressed in milimeters or phi as inidcated in the dataset.
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        MI_RangeElementDescription

        none found
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        MD_AggregateInformation

        Count Component Title Code Association Type Code
        1 Archive largerWorkCitation
        1 National Geophysical Data Center (1976): The NGDC Seafloor Sediment Grain Size Database. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. doi:10.7289/V5G44N6W doi:10.7289/V5G44N6W crossReference
        Unresolved Xlinks
        NOAA/NCEI Marine Geology WAF at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:aggregationInfo[3]
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        LE_Source or LI_Source

        Count Component Title Date Description
        1 Unknown Norman Bailey U.S. Geological Survey, Woods Hole, MA
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        LE_ProcessStep or LI_ProcessStep

        Count Component DateTime Description
        1 1979-03-31T00:00:00 From 1975 through the 1980s, most sediment data collected as part of offshore environmental baseline and/or habitat studies were part of a suite of measurements sent to NODC or NODC liasons. Many sediment analyses and descriptions, however, were maintained by NODC as benthic habitat data, and some additional sediment data were duplicated between the NODC and NGDC archives.
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        MI_Operation

        none found
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        MI_Platform

        Count Component Code Description
        5
        In Situ/Laboratory Instruments at Xpath: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[1]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:instrument[1]
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        MI_Instrument

        Unresolved Xlinks
        In Situ/Laboratory Instruments at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:instrument[1]
        In Situ/Laboratory Instruments at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[1]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:instrument[1]
        In Situ/Laboratory Instruments at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[2]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:instrument[1]
        In Situ/Laboratory Instruments at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[3]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:instrument[1]
        In Situ/Laboratory Instruments at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[4]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:instrument[1]
        In Situ/Laboratory Instruments at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[5]/gmi:MI_Platform[1]/gmi:instrument[1]
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