ISO Table View Back to Collection NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC/MGG/Geology
View Metadata As: Get Data, FAQ, HTML, 19139 XML
Assess Metadata For: Completeness, DOI Readiness, CSW Readiness, Components

Metadata Identifier: gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology:G02891

Aggregation Info | Bands | Citations | Constraints | Coverage Descriptions | Dimensions | Extents | Formats | Geographic Bounding Box
Georectified Information | Georeferenceable Information | Identifiers | Instruments | Mediums | OnlineResources | Operations
Platforms | Process Steps | Range Elements | Reference Systems | Responsible Parties | Series | Sources | Spatial Grids | Temporal Extents

MD_DataIdentification

Count Component Title Abstract
1 Grain Size Data from the NOAA Outer Continental Shelf Environmental Assessment Program (OCSEAP) This data set contains grain size data from samples acquired under the NOAA Outer Continental Shelf Environmental Assessment Program (OCSEAP) from the Outer Continental Shelf around Alaska. Data were contributed by the University of Alaska, the University of South Carolina, the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, and the US Geological Survey with funding from NOAA. Data fields include collecting institution, ship, cruise, sample id, latitude/longitude, date of collection, water depth, sampling device, method of analysis, sample weight, sampled interval, raw weight percentages of sediment, within a given phi range. Some samples also have percentages of total gravel, sand, silt, clay, and statistical measurements such as mean, median, skewness, kurtosis, and standard deviation of grain size. These data are part of the larger NGDC Seafloor Sediment Grain Size Database (doi:10.7289/V5G44N6W).
Top

SV_Identification

none found
Top

CI_Citation

Count Component Title Date Citation Identifier
2
    1976-12-31
doi:10.7289/V5G44N6W
1 CIESIN Keyword Thesaurus
    1 Documentation
      1980-12-31
    1 NASA/GCMD Instrument Keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
      2017-04-24
    1 NASA/GCMD Location Keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
      2017-04-24
    1 NASA/GCMD Project Keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Project Keywords
      2017-04-24
    1 NASA/GCMD Science Keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
      2017-04-24
    1 Grain Size Data from the NOAA Outer Continental Shelf Environmental Assessment Program (OCSEAP)
      1980-12-31
      1980-12-31
    1 Library of Congress Subject Headings Library of Congress Subject Headings
      1 NASA/GCMD Data Center Keywords NASA/GCMD Data Center Keywords
        2015-03-01
        1995-04-24
      1 NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Platform Keywords NASA/Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Platform Keywords
        2008-02-05
      1 NODC PROJECT NAMES THESAURUS
        1 SeaDataNet Common Vocabularies SeaDataNet Common Vocabularies
          Unresolved Xlinks
          USGS Science Topics at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[5]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]
          NASA/GCMD Platform Keywords at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[7]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]
          Top

          CI_Series

          Count Component Name Issue Identification Page
          1 Marine Geology and Geophysics (MGG) MGG41005002, MGG41015001, MGG41025001, MGG41055001, MGG41995001, MGG41995002, MGG65005001, MGG06245001, MGG15995012
          Top

          CI_ResponsibleParty

          Count Component Individual Organization Position Email Role Linkage
          8 GCMD Landing Page https://earthdata.nasa.gov/about/gcmd/global-change-master-directory-gcmd-keywords
          1 NCEI (publisher) DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce publisher
          1 Marine Geology Data Manager - distributor - DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Data Manager geology.info@noaa.gov distributor
          2 pointOfContact - DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Marine Geology Data Manager DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Marine Geology Data Manager geology.info@noaa.gov pointOfContact
          2 GCMD User Support Office NASA GCMD User Support Office gcmduso@gcmd.gsfc.nasa.gov publisher http://gcmd.nasa.gov/MailComments/MailComments.jsf?rcpt=gcmduso
          1 NOAA Outer Continental Shelf Environmental Assessment Program (OCSEAP) originator
          2 National Centers for Environmental Information, NOAA resourceProvider
          1 US Geological Survey originator
          1 University of Alaska originator
          1 University of South Carolina originator
          Unresolved Xlinks
          resourceProvider - US Library of Congress at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[3]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]/gmd:CI_Citation[1]/gmd:citedResponsibleParty[1]
          resourceProvider - SeaDataNet at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:descriptiveKeywords[4]/gmd:MD_Keywords[1]/gmd:thesaurusName[1]/gmd:CI_Citation[1]/gmd:citedResponsibleParty[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]
          Top

          CI_OnlineResource

          Count Component Linkage Name Description Function
          2 http://gcmd.nasa.gov/MailComments/MailComments.jsf?rcpt=gcmduso GCMD Feedback Form Have a Comment for the GCMD? information
          1 https://dx.doi.org/10.7289/V5G44N6W Related data in the NGDC Seafloor Sediment Grain Size Database National Geophysical Data Center (1976): The NGDC Seafloor Sediment Grain Size Database. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. doi:10.7289/V5G44N6W information
          6 https://earthdata.nasa.gov/about/gcmd/global-change-master-directory-gcmd-keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Keywords The information provided on this page seeks to define how the GCMD Keywords are structured, used and accessed. It also provides information on how users can participate in the further development of the keywords. information
          1 https://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 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/docucomp/page?xml=NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC/MGG/Geology/iso/xml/G02891.xml&view=getDataView&header=none Publisher's landing page Information about the data set, all access options, and complete documentation. information
          2 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/docucomp/page?xml=NOAA/NESDIS/NGDC/MGG/Geology/iso/xml/G02896.xml&view=getDataView&header=none Documentation and data files for MGG15995012 More information about Scripps Institution OCSEAP compilation (MGG15995012)(not in the NGDC Seafloor Sediment Grain Size Database). information
          2 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/geology/data/g02891/ Original data and documentation Data in the original fixed-field 073 format and accompanying documentation. download
          1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg_grainsize/selectdisplay.jsp?mgg=06245001 MGG06245001 delimited data Extract data for USGS, 360 samples, E Gulf of Alaska, EGAL75 1975 (MGG06245001) in delimited form from the NGDC Seafloor Sediment Grain Size Database. download
          1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg_grainsize/selectdisplay.jsp?mgg=41005002 MGG41005002 delimited data Extract data for Univ of Alaska, 64 grabs, Alaska OCS, cruise 780414 1977 (MGG41005002) in delimited form from the NGDC Seafloor Sediment Grain Size Database. download
          1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg_grainsize/selectdisplay.jsp?mgg=41015001 MGG41015001 delimited data Extract data for Univ of Alaska, 36 grabs, Bering Sea, Discoverer 808 1975 (MGG41015001) in delimited form from the NGDC Seafloor Sediment Grain Size Database. download
          1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg_grainsize/selectdisplay.jsp?mgg=41025001 MGG41025001 delimited data Extract data for Univ of Alaska, 44 trawls, Bering Sea, Miller Freeman 818 1975 (MGG41025001) in delimited form from the NGDC Seafloor Sediment Grain Size Database. download
          1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg_grainsize/selectdisplay.jsp?mgg=41055001 MGG41055001 delimited data Extract data for Univ of Alaska, 31 samples, Alaska OCS, Glacier GLA77N 1977 (MGG41055001) in delimited form from the NGDC Seafloor Sediment Grain Size Database. download
          1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg_grainsize/selectdisplay.jsp?mgg=41995001 MGG41995001 delimited data Extract data for Univ of Alaska, 57 grabs, Beaufort Sea, 780518 1977 (MGG41995001) in delimited form from the NGDC Seafloor Sediment Grain Size Database. download
          1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg_grainsize/selectdisplay.jsp?mgg=41995002 MGG41995002 delimited data Extract data for Univ of Alaska, 542 samples, Beaufort Sea 1977 (MGG41995002) in delimited form from the NGDC Seafloor Sediment Grain Size Database. download
          1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg_grainsize/selectdisplay.jsp?mgg=65005001 MGG65005001 delimited data Extract data for Univ South Carolina, 177 cores, Gulf of Alaska, 770202 1977 (MGG65005001) in delimited form from the NGDC Seafloor Sediment Grain Size Database. download
          1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/nndc/struts/results?op_28=eq&v_28=06245001&t=101477&s=1&d=2 Summary inventory record for MGG06245001 More information about USGS, 360 samples, E Gulf of Alaska, EGAL75 1975 (MGG06245001). information
          1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/nndc/struts/results?op_28=eq&v_28=41005002&t=101477&s=1&d=2 Summary inventory record for MGG41005002 More information about Univ of Alaska, 64 grabs, Alaska OCS, 780414 1977 (MGG41005002). information
          1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/nndc/struts/results?op_28=eq&v_28=41015001&t=101477&s=1&d=2 Summary inventory record for MGG41015001 More information about Univ of Alaska, 36 grabs, Bering Sea, Discoverer 808 1975 (MGG41015001). information
          1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/nndc/struts/results?op_28=eq&v_28=41025001&t=101477&s=1&d=2 Summary inventory record for MGG41025001 More information about Univ of Alaska, 44 trawls, Bering Sea, Miller Freeman 818 1975 (MGG41025001). information
          1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/nndc/struts/results?op_28=eq&v_28=41055001&t=101477&s=1&d=2 Summary inventory record for MGG41055001 More information about Univ of Alaska, 31 samples, Alaska OCS, Glacier GLA77N 1977 (MGG41055001). information
          1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/nndc/struts/results?op_28=eq&v_28=41995001&t=101477&s=1&d=2 Summary inventory record for MGG41995001 More information about Univ of Alaska, 57 grabs, Beaufort Sea, 780518 1977 (MGG41995001). information
          1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/nndc/struts/results?op_28=eq&v_28=41995002&t=101477&s=1&d=2 Summary inventory record for MGG41995002 More information about Univ of Alaska, 542 samples, Beaufort Sea 1977 (MGG41995002). information
          1 https://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/nndc/struts/results?op_28=eq&v_28=65005001&t=101477&s=1&d=2 Summary inventory record for MGG65005001 More information about Univ South Carolina, 177 cores, Gulf of Alaska, 770202 1977 (MGG65005001). information
          Top

          MD_Identifier or RS_Identifier

          Count Component Code
          2 Archive
          1 In Situ Ocean-based Platforms > SHIPS
          1 In Situ/Laboratory Instruments
          2 doi:10.7289/V5G44N6W
          Top

          EX_Extent

          Bounding Box Temporal Extent
          Count Component Description West East North South Start End
          1 North Pacific Ocean -180 -120 80 50 1975-05-28 1977-12-31
          Unresolved Xlinks
          #boundingExtent at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:dataQualityInfo[1]/gmd:DQ_DataQuality[1]/gmd:scope[1]/gmd:DQ_Scope[1]/gmd:extent[1]
          Top

          EX_GeographicBoundingBox

          Count Component West East North South
          1 -180 -120 80 50
          Top

          EX_TemporalExtent

          Count Component Start End
          1 1975-05-28 1977-12-31
          Top

          MD_Format

          Count Component Name Version specification
          1 ASCII
          Top

          MD_Medium

          none found
          Top

          MD_Constraints

          Count Component Use Limitation
          1 Please cite the originator of the data set, the date downloaded, and the National Centers for Environmental Information, NOAA, as the source of the data.
          1 NCEI Copyright Statement Produced by the NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Not subject to copyright protection within the United States.
          Top

          MD_ReferenceSystem

          Unresolved Xlinks
          European Petroleum Survey Group (EPSG) Geodetic Parameter Registry at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:referenceSystemInfo[1]
          Top

          MD_GridSpatialRepresentation

          none found
          Top

          MD_Georeferenceable or MI_Georeferenceable

          none found
          Top

          MD_Georectified or MI_Georectified

          none found
          Top

          MD_Dimension

          none found
          Top

          MD_CoverageDescription or MI_CoverageDescription

          Count Component Attribute Description Content Type
          1 physicalMeasurement Information about the location from which a sample of sediment or rock was collected from the sea floor or a lakebed.
          1 physicalMeasurement Weight percent of particles within a specified size range.
          Unresolved Xlinks
          point at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:contentInfo[1]
          Top

          MD_Band or MI_Band

          Count Component Identifier Descriptor
          1 Water Depth Meters The depth from the surface of the water to the sea floor or lakebed at the location where a measurement was taken or sample collection was begun.
          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.
          Top

          MI_RangeElementDescription

          none found
          Top

          MD_AggregateInformation

          Count Component Title Code Association Type Code
          1 doi:10.7289/V5G44N6W crossReference
          1 Archive largerWorkCitation
          Unresolved Xlinks
          NOAA/NCEI Marine Geology WAF at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmd:identificationInfo[1]/gmd:MD_DataIdentification[1]/gmd:aggregationInfo[3]
          Top

          LE_Source or LI_Source

          Count Component Title Date Description
          1 Unknown Principal investigators/institutions under contract to NOAA as part of the OCSEAP program.
          Top

          LE_ProcessStep or LI_ProcessStep

          Count Component DateTime Description
          1 1980-12-31T00:00:00 OCSEAP sediment data contributed by the originator to the OCSEAP Data Coordinator at NOAA's former NODC are part of a larger compilation archived as oceanographic data. Because some OCSEAP data were not forwarded to the former NGDC, users may want to search the oceanographic archive in order to locate all OCSEAP sediment data.
          1 2015-04-22T00:00:00 NOAA created the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) by merging NOAA's National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC), and National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC), including the National Coastal Data Development Center (NCDDC), per the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015, Public Law 113-235. NCEI launched publicly on April 22, 2015.
          Top

          MI_Operation

          none found
          Top

          MI_Platform

          Count Component Code Description
          1 In Situ Ocean-based Platforms > SHIPS In Situ Ocean-based Platforms > SHIPS Various ocean-based and lake-based ships, boats, remotely operated vehicles, submersibles, and other unspecified types of platforms
          Unresolved Xlinks
          In Situ Ocean-based Platforms > SHIPS at: /gmi:MI_Metadata/gmi:acquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:MI_AcquisitionInformation[1]/gmi:platform[1]
          Top

          MI_Instrument

          Count Component Code Type Description
          1 In Situ/Laboratory Instruments In Situ/Laboratory Instruments instrument
          Top