Yukon Crossing Geophysical Survey

The Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys managed the collections of magnetic and frequency domain electromagnetic data to increase geologic understanding of the Yukon Crossing area surrounding mile 56 of the Dalton Highway, interior Alaska. The 162-square-kilometer survey was flown February 25th to March 1st, 2016. The data were collected by CGG using the RESOLVE airborne geophysical survey system with line spacing of: 400 meters (m), or 80 min a smaller area surrounding the Yukon River, and three custom lines along theY ukon River. The data were measured 30 m above the ground surface using a helicopter-towed sensor platform ('bird') on a 30-m-long line.

Available Data Metadata Overview
File Name Data File Format Download File Size
yukon_xing_video_flightpath Video Order 75.0 K
yukon_xing_vector_data Vector data Download 78.6 M
yukon_xing_maps_prn_format Plot files Download 86.1 M
yukon_xing_databases_geosoft Linedata Geosoft format database Download 334.1 M
yukon_xing_images_registered Image files Download 85.4 M
yukon_xing_photos_flightpath Image files Order 74.8 K
yukon_xing_grids_geosoft Gridded data Geosoft format Download 33.1 M
yukon_xing_grids_ermapper Gridded data ER Mapper Download 38.1 M
yukon_xing_kmz Google Earth files Download 55.6 M
yukon_xing_documents Adobe PDF files Download 14.1 M
yukon_xing_maps_pdf_format Adobe PDF files Download 1.5 G
yukon_xing_resistivity_models Adobe PDF files Download 1.8 G
yukon_xing_ascii_data ASCII tabular files Download 987.1 M

Publications

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Geophysics

  • GPR 2016-4. Airborne electromagnetic and magnetic survey, Yukon Crossing, interior Alaska.