Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

Mapping Program


Atwater, T. and Severinghaus, J. (1989). Tectonic maps of the northeast Pacific. In: The Eastern Pacific Ocean and Hawaii, edited by Winterer, E.L., D.M. Hussong, and R.W. Decker. Geological Society of America, Geology of North America, N: 15-20.

Bortugno, E.J. (1977). Santa Ynez fault (south branch). California Division of Mines Geol. Fault Evaluation Rep., FER-12, 9 pp.

Burdick, D. J., Richmond, W.C. (1982). A Summary of Geologic Hazards for Proposed OCS Oil and Gas Lease Sale 68, Southern California. USGS Open-File Report 82-33, 38 pp.

Caress, D.W. and D.N. Chayes, (2000) MB-system version 4.6.10, Open source software from the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute and Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory web sites.

Clarke, S. H., Greene, H. G., Field, M. E., and Lee, W.H.K. (1982). Reconnaissance Geology and Geologic Hazards of Selected Areas of the Southern California Continental Borderland: U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 83-62, 78 pp.

Davis, A.S., Clague, D.A., Bohrson, W.A., Dalrymple, G.B., and Greene, H.G., (2000). Seamounts at the continental margin of California: A different kind of oceanic intra-plate volcanism. Geological Society of America Bulletin, submitted

Davis, A.S., Gunn, S.H., Bohrson, W.A., Gray, L.B., and Hein, J.R., (1995). Chemically diverse sporadic volcanism at seamounts offshore southern and Baja California: Geologic Society of America Bulletin, 107, 554-570.

Dibblee, T.W. (1982). Regional Geology of the Transverse Ranges Province of southern California. In: Geology and Mineral Wealth of the California Transverse Ranges., edited by Fife, D. L., and Minch, J. A. South Coast Geological Society, Annual Symposium and Guidebook 10, 7-26.

Dibblee, T.W. (1982). Geology of the Santa Ynez-Topatopa Mountains, Southern California. In: Geology and Mineral Wealth of the California Transverse Ranges., edited by Fife, D. L., and Minch, J. A. South Coast Geological Society, Annual Symposium and Guidebook 10, 41-56.

Dickinson, W.R., Armin, R.A., Beckvar, N., Goodlin, T. C., Janecke, S. U., Mark, R. A., Norris, R.D., Radel, G., and Wortman, A.A. (1987). Geohistory Analysis of Rates of Sediment Accumulation and Subsidence for Selected California Basins. In: Cenozoic Basin Development of Coastal California, edited by Ingersoll, R.V., and Ernst, W.G. Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1-23.

Edwards, B. D., Lee, H.J., and Field, M.E. (1995). Mudflow Generated by Retrogressive Slope Failure, Santa Barbara Basin, California Continental Borderland. Journal of Sedimentary Research A65, 57-68.

Fischer, P. J., Cherven, V.B. (1998). The Conception Fan, Santa Barbara Basin, California. In: Structure and Petroleum Geology, Santa Barbara Channel, California, edited by Kunitomi, D.S., Hopps, T. E., and Galloway, J.M. American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Pacific Section and Coast Geological Society, Miscellaneous Publications, 46, 155-181.

Greene, H. G., (1976), Late Cenozoic Geology of the Ventura Basin, California. In: Aspects of the Geologic History of the California Continental Borderland, edited by Howell, D.G. American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Pacific Section, Miscellaneous Publications 24, 499-529.

Greene, H. G., and Kennedy, M.P., editors (1989). Geology of the South-Central California Continental Margin, Scale 1:250,000. California Department of Conservation, Continental Margin Geologic Map Series.

Greene, H. G., Wolf, S.C., Blom, K.G. (1978). The Marine Geology of the Eastern Santa Barbara Channel with Particular Emphasis on the Ground Water Basins Offshore from the Oxnard Plain, Southern California. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-305, 104 pp.

Hampton, M.A., Lee, H.J., and Locat, J. (1996). Submarine Landslides: Reviews of Geophysics, 34, 33-59.

Jennings, C.W. (1994). Fault Activity Map of California and Adjacent Areas with Location and Ages of Recent Volcanic Eruptions. California Geologic Data Map Series, Map No. 6. California Division of Mines and Geology.

Junger, A. (1979). Maps and Seismic Profiles Showing geologic Structure of the Northern Channel Islands Platform, California Continental Borderland. United States Geological Society Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-991, 16 pp.

Kennedy, M.P., Greene, H.G., and Clarke, S.H. Jr. (1987). Geology of the California Continental Margin: Explanation of the California Continental Margin Geologic Map Series—Interpretive Methods, Symbology, Stratigraphic Units, and Bibliography. California Department of Conservation, Division of Mines and Geology Bulletin 207, 110 pp.

Lajoie, K.R., Sarna-Wojcicki, A.M., and Yerkes, R.F., 1982. Quaternary Chronology and Rates of Crustal Deformation in the Ventura Area, California. In: Neotectonics in Southern California, edited by  J.D. Cooper, Pacific Section Society Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, Bakersfield, CA, Volume and Guidebook, 43-51.

Lonsdale, P. (1991). Structural patterns of the Pacific floor offshore of peninsular California. In: The gulf and peninsular province of the Californias, edited by Dauphin and others. American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Memoir, 47, 87-125.

Luyendyk, B.P., Hajik, E.J., Crippen, R.E., and Simonett, D.S, 1982. Side-Scan Sonar and High-Resolution Reflection Maps of the Santa Barbara Channel Seafloor. California Sea Grant College Program, Report No. T-CSGCP-006, 17 pp., 7 maps.

Pinter, N, Sorlien, C.C. (1991). Evidence for latest Pleistocene to Holocene movement on the Santa Cruz Island fault, California. Geology, 19, 909-912.

Richmond, W.C., Cummings, L.J., Hamlin, S., and Nagaty, M.E. (1981). Geologic Hazards and Constraints in the Area of OCS Oil and Gas Sale 48, Southern California. USGS Open-File Report 81-307, 33 pp.

Rockwell, T.K., Keller, E.A., and Dembroff, G.R. (1988). Quaternary rate of folding of the Ventura Avenue Anticline, western Transverse Ranges, southern California. Geological Society of America Bulletin, 100, 850-858.

Sylvester, A.G., 2000. A seismic growth of Ventura Avenue Anticline, Southern California, 1978-1997: Evidence from Precise Leveling. Surveying and Land Information Science 60, 95-108.

Yerkes, R.F., Greene, H.G., Tinsley, J.C., and Lajoie, K. R. (1981). Seismotectonic Setting of the Santa Barbara Channel Area, Southern California. U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-1169, 25 pp.

Index Map Arguello Canyon Santa Barbara Basin Rodriguez Seamount
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