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Trans-Alaska Lithosphere Investigation

Trans-Alaska Lithosphere Investigation

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Published by U.S. Geological Survey in [Menlo Park, CA] .
Written in English

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  • Trans-Alaska Lithosphere Investigation.

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    Statementedited by David B. Stone, Robert A. Page, John N. Davies.
    SeriesU.S. Geological Survey circular ;, 984
    ContributionsStone, David B., Page, Robert A., Davies, John N., University of Alaska Fairbanks., Alaska. Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys., National Science Foundation (U.S.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE47.A4 T73 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 24 p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2343189M
    LC Control Number86600201

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The United States Geological Survey (USGS) is a scientific organization created inand is part of the U.S. government. Their scientists explore our environment and ecosystemsAuthor: David B. Stone. Trans-Alaska Lithosphere Investigation Program Prospectus David B.

Stone, Robert A. Page and John N. Davies, Editors SUMMARY This prospectus presents the rationale and framework for a major cooperative investigation of the Alaskan lithosphere the Trans-Alaska Litho­ sphere Investigation, or TALI.

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Additional Physical Format: Print version: Trans-Alaska Lithosphere Investigation (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Government. Investigations reported in this section were mainly undertaken as part of the Trans-Alaska Crustal Transect (TACT), an integrated geological and geophysical transect of the entire Alaskan.

The studies in this collection were conducted under the Trans‐Alaska Lithosphere Investigation [ Stone et al., ]: a coordinated geological and geophysical transect of the Alaskan lithosphere along the north‐south, trans‐Alaska oil pipeline corridor between Valdez and Prudhoe Bay and across the Pacific and Arctic continental by: 2.

This special section of the Journal of Geophysical Research addresses the composition and structural evolution of the lithosphere in northern Alaska. Investigations reported in this section were mainly undertaken as part of the Trans‐Alaska Crustal Transect (TACT), an integrated geological and geophysical transect of the entire Alaskan lithosphere along a north‐south corridor undertaken Cited by: 2.

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Stone. University of Alaska An Interpretation of Seismic Refraction Data From the Trans-Alaska Crustal Transect. Article. Trans- Alaska lithosphere investigation - program prospectus.

Previous investigations have used half-space plate-cooling models to predict the thickness of the lithosphere beneath Galápagos as well as seismic and gravity measurements (Feighner and Richards,Humphreys and Niu,Ito and Mahoney,Villagomez et al., ).

Their estimates range from 20 to 50 km, but much of this variation is Cited by: The North American Cordillera in Canada and Alaska has been investigated through coincident and coordinated geological, geochemical, and geophysical studies along three corridors: (1) the Lithoprobe Southern Cordillera transect, (2) the ACCRETE and Lithoprobe Slave-Northern Cordillera Lithospheric Evolution (SNORCLE) transects, and (3) the Trans-Alaska Crustal Transect (TACT) program.

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Volarovich, M. and Stiller, H.) (Naukova Dumka, Kijev ) pp. 56–67 (in Russian).Cited by: project is a major element of the TALI (Trans-Alaska Lithosphere Investigation), under which scientists from many institutions State governments, universities, and industry are cooperatively investigating the Alaskan lithosphere along a north-south corridor paralleling the Trans-AlaskaCited by: 1.

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