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RI 2015-2 Report Geospatial Data
Larsen, J.F., Neal, C.A., Schaefer, J.R., Kaufman, A.M., and Lu, Zhong, 2015, The 2008 phreatomagmatic eruption of Okmok Volcano, Aleutian Islands, Alaska: Chronology, deposits, and landform changes: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 2015-2, 53 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/29405
RI 2014-5 Report Map Geospatial Data
Stelling, P.L., Beget, J.E., Gardner, J.E., and Schaefer, J.R., 2014, Preliminary volcano-hazard assessment for Fisher volcano, Unimak Island, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 2014-5, 32 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:500,000. http://doi.org/10.14509/29146
P 1810 Report Outside Link
Bacon, C.R., Neal, C.A., Miller, T.P., McGimsey, R.G., and Nye, C.J., 2014, Postglacial eruptive history, geochemistry, and recent seismicity of Aniakchak volcano, Alaska Peninsula: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1810, 74 p.
SR 66 Report Map
Swenson, R.F., Wartes, M.A., LePain, D.L., and Clough, J.G., 2012, Fossil fuel and geothermal energy sources for local use in Alaska: Summary of available information: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 66, 144 p., 2 sheets, scale 1:3,700,000. http://doi.org/10.14509/24264
GMC 383 Report
Alaska Earth Sciences, 2010, Makushin Geothermal Project ST-1R, A-1, D-2 Core 2009 re-sampling and analysis: Analytical results for anomalous precious and base metals associated with geothermal systems: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Geologic Materials Center Data Report 383, 1 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/21681
GMC 366 Report
Alaska Earth Sciences, 2009, Makushin Geothermal Project ST-1R Core 2009 re-sampling and analysis: Analytical results for anomalous precious and base metals associated with geothermal systems: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Geologic Materials Center Data Report 366, 1 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/20282
RI 2008-1 v. 1.0.1 Report Map
Reifenstuhl, R.R., and Decker, P.L., eds., 2008, Bristol Bay-Alaska Peninsula region, overview of 2004-2007 geologic research: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 2008-1 v. 1.0.1, 223 p., 3 sheets, scale 1:50,000. http://doi.org/10.14509/17921
P 1732-B Report
Coombs, M.L., Neal, C.A., Wessels, R.L., and McGimsey, R.G., 2006, Geothermal disruption of summit glaciers at Mount Spurr Volcano, 2004-6: An unusual manifestation of volcanic unrest, in Haeussler, P.J., and Galloway, J.P., eds., Studies by the U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska, 2005: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1732-B, 33 p.
PIR 2006-1 Report
Barker, J.C., 2006, Evidence for geothermal tungsten & germanium mineralization in Eocene coal and associated sediments, Fort Hamlin Hills, area, interior, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Preliminary Interpretive Report 2006-1, 24 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/14862
C 1142 Report
Schneider, J.L., ed., 1997, 1996 annual report on Alaska's mineral resources: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1142, 70 p.
PR 114 Report Map
Motyka, R.J., Liss, S.A., Nye, C.J., and Moorman, M.A., 1994, Geothermal resources of the Aleutian arc: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Professional Report 114, 17 p., 4 sheets, scale 1:1,000,000. http://doi.org/10.14509/2314
C 1102 Report
Schneider, J.L., ed., 1993, 1993 annual report on Alaska's mineral resources: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1102, 70 p.
PR 113 Report
Solie, D.N., and Tannian, Fran, eds., 1993, Short Notes on Alaskan Geology 1993: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Professional Report 113, 99 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/2304
PR 113D Report
Motyka, R.J., and Nye, C.J., 1993, Fumarolic gas chemistry (1982) and thermal spring water chemistry, Crater Peak (1985), Mount Spurr, Alaska, in Solie, D.N., and Tannian, Fran, eds., Short Notes on Alaskan Geology 1993: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Professional Report 113D, p. 31-40. http://doi.org/10.14509/2308
C 1091 Report
Bohn, D., and Schneider, J.L., eds., 1992, 1992 annual report on Alaska's mineral resources: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1091, 65 p.
PDF 93-0 Report
DGGS Staff, 1992, Estimated mineral potential of lands available for state selection 1991-1993: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Public Data File 93-0, 189 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/1549
RI 92-1 Report Map
Nye, C.J., Motyka, R.J., Turner, D.L., and Liss, S.A., 1992, Geology and geochemistry of the Geyser Bight Geothermal area, Umnak Island, Aleutian Islands, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 92-1, 85 p., 2 sheets, scale 1:24,000. http://doi.org/10.14509/2480
C 1072 Report
Schneider, J.L., ed., 1991, 1991 annual report on Alaska's mineral resources: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1072, 69 p.
PR 111 Report
Reger, R.D., ed., 1991, Short Notes on Alaskan Geology 1991: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Professional Report 111, 98 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/2291
RI 90-3 Report
Romick, J.D., 1991, The igneous petrology and geochemistry of northern Akutan Island, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 90-3, 53 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/2471
C 1056 Report
Schneider, J.L., ed., 1990, 1990 annual report on Alaska's mineral resources: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1056, 67 p.
C 1040 Report
Schneider, J.L., ed., 1989, 1989 annual report on Alaska's mineral resources: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1040, 70 p.
RI 88-14 Report
Motyka, R.J., Queen, L.D., Janik, C.J., Sheppard, D.S., Poreda, R.J., and Liss, S.A., 1989, Fluid geochemistry and fluid-mineral equilibria in test wells and thermal-gradient holes at the Makushin geothermal area, Unalaska Island, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 88-14, 90 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/2462
RI 88-3 Report Map
Motyka, R.J., and Nye, C.J., 1988, A geological, geochemical, and geophysical survey of the geothermal resources at Hot Springs Bay valley, Akutan Island, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 88-3, 115 p., 2 sheets. http://doi.org/10.14509/2444
C 1023 Report
Bohn, D., ed., 1988, 1988 annual report on Alaska's mineral resources: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1023, 57 p.
RI 88-18 Report
Liss, S.A., Motyka, R.J., and Nye, C.J., 1988, Alaska geothermal bibliography, currently updated to 1995: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 88-18, 44 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/2466
PDF 88-7 Report
Liss, S.A., 1988, Geothermal regulations and statutes: December 1987: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Public Data File 88-7, 167 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/1356
RI 88-3A Report
Motyka, R.J., Wescott, E.M., Turner, D.L., Swanson, S.E., Allely, R.D., and Larsen, Mark, 1988, Introduction and summary of geothermal investigations in Hot Springs Bay, Akutan, Alaska, in Motyka, R.J., and Nye, C.J., A geological, geochemical, and geophysical survey of the geothermal resources at Hot Springs Bay valley, Akutan Island, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 88-3A, p. 1-10. http://doi.org/10.14509/2445
RI 88-3C Report
Swanson, S.E., Turner, D.L., Romick, J.D., and Motyka, R.J., 1988, Geology of Hot Springs Bay Valley Akutan Island, Alaska, in Motyka, R.J., and Nye, C.J., A geological, geochemical, and geophysical survey of the geothermal resources at Hot Springs Bay valley, Akutan Island, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 88-3C, p. 29-37. http://doi.org/10.14509/2447
RI 88-3D Report
Wescott, E.M., Witte, William, Turner, D.L., and Petzinger, Becky, 1988, Geophysical surveys Hot Springs Bay valley, Akutan Island, Alaska, in Motyka, R.J., and Nye, C.J., A geological, geochemical, and geophysical survey of the geothermal resources at Hot Springs Bay valley, Akutan Island, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 88-3D, p. 39-65. http://doi.org/10.14509/2448
RI 88-3E Report
Wescott, E.M., Turner, D.L., Witte, William, and Petzinger, Becky, 1988, Helium and Mercury soil surveys Hot Springs Bay Valley, Akutan Island, Alaska, in Motyka, R.J., and Nye, C.J., A geological, geochemical, and geophysical survey of the geothermal resources at Hot Springs Bay valley, Akutan Island, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 88-3E, p. 67-75. http://doi.org/10.14509/2449
RI 88-3F Report
Motyka, R.J., Moorman, M.A., and Poreda, R.J., 1988, Geochemistry of thermal springs and fumaroles, Hot Springs Bay valley, Akutan Island, Alaska, in Motyka, R.J., and Nye, C.J., A geological, geochemical, and geophysical survey of the geothermal resources at Hot Springs Bay valley, Akutan Island, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 88-3F, p. 77-104. http://doi.org/10.14509/2450
RI 88-3G Report
Motyka, R.J., Wescott, E.M., Turner, D.L., and Swanson, S.E., 1988, Appraisal of geothermal potential of Hot Springs Bay valley, Akutan Island, Alaska, in Motyka, R.J., and Nye, C.J., A geological, geochemical, and geophysical survey of the geothermal resources at Hot Springs Bay valley, Akutan Island, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 88-3G, p. 105-115. http://doi.org/10.14509/2451
C 1012 Report
Bohn, D., ed., 1987, 1987 annual report on Alaska's mineral resources: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1012, 59 p.
PR 93 Map
Motyka, R.J., and Moorman, M.A., 1987, Geothermal resources of southeast Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Professional Report 93, 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000. http://doi.org/10.14509/2274
PDF 86-52 Report
Romick, J.D., 1986, The igneous petrology and geochemistry of northern Akutan Island, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Public Data File 86-52, 84 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/1227
PDF 86-60 Report Map
Updike, R.G., 1986, Engineering geology, technical feasibility study, Makushin geothermal power project, Unalaska, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Public Data File 86-60, 273 p., 17 sheets. http://doi.org/10.14509/1238
PDF 86-60A Report Map
Combellick, R.A., 1986, Engineering geology of the proposed site for a geothermal power plant on Unalaska Island, Alaska, in Updike, R.G., Engineering geology, technical feasibility study, Makushin geothermal power project, Unalaska, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Public Data File 86-60A, p. A1-A10, 3 sheets, scale 1:24,000. http://doi.org/10.14509/1239
PDF 86-60H Report Map
Reeder, J.W., 1986, Ground stability, in Updike, R.G., Engineering geology, technical feasibility study, Makushin geothermal power project, Unalaska, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Public Data File 86-60H, p. H1-H11, 3 sheets. http://doi.org/10.14509/1246
PDF 86-80 Report Map
Nye, C.J., Swanson, S.E., and Reeder, J.W., 1986, Petrology and geochemistry of Quaternary volcanic rocks from Makushin Volcano, central Aleutian arc: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Public Data File 86-80, 123 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:50,000. http://doi.org/10.14509/1270
PDF 86-82 Report
Wiltse, M.A., 1986, Radon hazard assessment orientation survey, Circle Hot Springs area, phase 1: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Public Data File 86-82, 11 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/1272
PDF 85-48 Report Map
Motyka, R.J., and Nye, C.J., 1985, Geological, geochemical, and geophysical surveys of the geothermal resources at Hot Springs Bay valley, Akutan Island, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Public Data File 85-48, 136 p., 2 sheets. http://doi.org/10.14509/1149
C 970 Report
U.S. Geological Survey, 1985, 1985 annual report on Alaska's mineral resources: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 970, 58 p.
PDF 85-15C Map
Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys, 1985, Resource information - Copper River basin land-use plan, mineral and energy resources: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Public Data File 85-15C, 4 sheets, scale 1:250,000. http://doi.org/10.14509/1098
PDF 85-31 Report Map
Wescott, E.M., and Turner, D.L., 1985, Preliminary report on the investigation of the geothermal energy resource potential of the eastern Copper River basin, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Public Data File 85-31, 113 p., 4 sheets, scale 1:63,360. http://doi.org/10.14509/1124
PDF 85-34 Report
Romick, J.D., 1985, The igneous petrology and geochemistry of northern Akutan Island, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Public Data File 85-34, 90 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/1127
PDF 85-59 Report
Jacob, K.H., and Boyd, T.M., 1985, Analysis of data from a temporary seismic network on Unalaska Island: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Public Data File 85-59, 47 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/1160
PDF 85-65 Report
Wescott, E.M., Turner, D.L., Nye, C.J., Beget, J.E., and Motyka, R.J., 1985, Preliminary report on geothermal resource investigations at Mt. Spurr, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Public Data File 85-65, 22 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/1166
PDF 86-59 Report
Motyka, R.J., Queen, L.D., Janik, C.J., Sheppard, D.S., Poreda, R.J., and Liss, S.A., 1985, Fluid geochemistry and fluid mineral equilibria in test wells and thermal gradient holes at the Makushin Geothermal area, Unalaska Island, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Public Data File 86-59, 155 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/1237
PDF 84-51 Report
Motyka, R.J., and Queen, L.D., 1984, 1983 and 1984 Alaska Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys geothermal fluids sampling and well logging at the Makushin geothermal area:: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Public Data File 84-51, 50 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/1081
RI 84-3 Map
Nye, C.J., Queen, L.D., and Motyka, R.J., 1984, Geologic map of the Makushin geothermal area, Unalaska Island, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 84-3, 2 sheets, scale 1:24,000. http://doi.org/10.14509/2362
RI 84-23 Report Map
Queen, L.D., 1984, Lithologic log and hydrothermal alteration of core from the Makushin Geothermal area, Unalaska, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 84-23, 8 p., 1 sheet, scale 1 centimeter = 1 meter. http://doi.org/10.14509/2382
SR 36 Report
Barnwell, W.W., and Pearson, K.S., 1984, Alaska's resource inventory 1984: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 36, 62 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/2635
C 940 Report
U.S. Geological Survey, 1984, 1984 annual report on Alaska's mineral resources: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 940, 54 p.
RI 83-15 Report
Motyka, R.J., Moorman, M.A., and Poreda, R.J., 1983, Progress report - thermal fluid investigations of the Makushin geothermal area: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Report of Investigation 83-15, 52 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/2354
MP 8 Map Geospatial Data
Motyka, R.J., Moorman, M.A., and Liss, S.A., 1983, Geothermal resources of Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Miscellaneous Publication 8, 1 sheet, scale 1:2,500,000. http://doi.org/10.14509/671
AOF 163 Report
Reeder, J.W., 1982, Hydrothermal resources of the northern part of Unalaska Island, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Alaska Open-File Report 163, 20 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/98
AOF 140 Map
Kline, J.T., 1981, Surficial geology of lower Pilgrim Valley and vicinity, western Seward Peninsula, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Alaska Open-File Report 140, 2 sheets. http://doi.org/10.14509/60
AOF 144 Report
Motyka, R.J., Moorman, M.A., and Liss, S.A., 1981, Assessment of thermal spring sites, Aleutian arc, Atka Island to Becharof Lake--preliminary results and evaluation: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Alaska Open-File Report 144, 179 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/64
AOF 127 Report
Motyka, R.J., Moorman, M.A., and Reeder, J.W., 1980, Assessment of thermal spring sites in southern southeastern Alaska - Preliminary results and evaluation: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Alaska Open-File Report 127, 75 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/44
C 790 Report Map
Muffler, L.J.P., ed., 1979, Assessment of geothermal resources of the United States - 1978: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 790, 170 p., 3 sheets.
GR 55 Report
Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys, 1977, Short Notes on Alaskan Geology - 1977: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Geologic Report 55, 50 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/391
GR 55E Report
Motyka, R.J., 1977, Katmai Caldera: Glacier growth, lake rise and geothermal activity, in Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys, Short Notes on Alaskan Geology - 1977: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Geologic Report 55E, p. 17-21. http://doi.org/10.14509/396
MP 6 Map
Conwell, C.N., and Schell, L.C., 1977, Energy Resource Map of Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Miscellaneous Publication 6, 1 sheet, scale 1:2,500,000. http://doi.org/10.14509/669
AOF 94 Report Map
Dobey, P.L., McGee, D.L., and DGGS Staff, 1976, Economic and geologic studies of the Beluga-Capps area and geologic resource occurrences in other areas of the proposed Cook Inlet land trade: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Alaska Open-File Report 94, 89 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:63,360. http://doi.org/10.14509/190
MP 26 Report
Pessel, G.H., 1975, Rediscovery of the Reed River Hot Spring: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Miscellaneous Publication 26, 2 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/728
SR 4 Report
Eakins, G.R., 1970, Mineralization near Stepovak Bay Alaska Peninsula, Alaska: Alaska Division of Mines and Geology Special Report 4, 11 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/2603
P 492 Report
Waring, G.A., Blankenship, R.R., and Bentall, Ray, 1965, Thermal springs of the United States and other countries of the world; a summary: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 492, 400 p.
PE 49-8 Report
Thomas, B.I., 1948, Tolovana Hot Springs (Livengood): Alaska Territorial Department of Mines Prospect Evaluation 49-8, 8 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/1933
MR 193-0 Report
Alaska Territorial Department of Mines, 1947, Miscellaneous letters, memos and reports regarding the Third Judicial Division: Alaska Territorial Department of Mines Miscellaneous Report 193-0, 202 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/966
IR 195-38 Report
Roehm, J.C., 1945, Preliminary report of investigations in the Juneau and Petersburg precincts and itinerary of J.C. Roehm: Alaska Territorial Department of Mines Itinerary Report 195-38, 10 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/580
MR 192-7 Report
Roehm, J.C., 1942, Preliminary report of certain potential placer areas on Seward Peninsula-economic aspects and problems: Alaska Territorial Department of Mines Miscellaneous Report 192-7, 146 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/964
MR 192-5 Report
Roehm, J.C., 1940, Some operations and geology - Seward Peninsula: Alaska Territorial Department of Mines Miscellaneous Report 192-5, 6 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/962
MR 194-10 Report
Roehm, J.C., 1939, Report on the Aniak-Tuluksak mining district: Alaska Territorial Department of Mines Miscellaneous Report 194-10, 52 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/980
MR 195-4 Report
Alaska Territorial Department of Mines, 1921, The gold placers of parts of Seward Peninsula, Alaska: Alaska Territorial Department of Mines Miscellaneous Report 195-4, 78 p. http://doi.org/10.14509/993
WSP 418 Report Map
Waring, G.A., Dole, R.B., and Chambers, A.A., 1917, Mineral springs of Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 418, 124 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:63,360.