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A Bibliography of Publications by the USGS Eastern Mineral Resources Science Center, 2012 and 2013

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U.S. Geological Survey publications: Scientific Investigations Reports | Circulars| Digital Data Series | Professional Papers |Maps | Fact sheets | Open-file reports
Outside publications: Papers | Abstracts

Introduction

The bibliography is a listing of publications that were authored or co-authored by scientists in the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Eastern Mineral Resources Science Center in 2012. They were initially listed as Recent Publications of the U.S. Geological Survey, which is available on-line at http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/ . For information on how to order USGS publications, please call 1-888-ASK-USGS or go to http://www.usgs.gov/pubprod/.

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Scientific Investigations Reports (SIRs)

Flanagan, S.M., Ayotte, J.D., and Robinson, G.R., Jr., 2012, Quality of water from crystalline rock aquifers in New England, New Jersey, and New York, 1995–2007: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2011–5220, 104 p. Available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2011/5220.

Foley, N.K., Hofstra, A.H., Lindsey, D.A., Seal, R.R., II, Jaskula, Brian, and Piatak, N.M., 2012, Occurrence model for volcanogenic beryllium deposits, chap. F of Mineral deposit models for resource assessment: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010–5070–F, 43 p.http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5070/f/ .

Ludington, Steve, Hammarstrom, J.M., Robinson, G.R., Jr., Mars, J.C., and Miller, R.J., 2012, Porphyry copper assessment of the Tibetan Plateau, China: U.S. Geological Survey, Scientific Investigations Report 2010–5090–F, 63 p. and GIS data, available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5090/f/.

Robinson, G.R., Jr., and Menzie, W.D., 2012, Economic filters for evaluating porphyry copper deposit resource assessments using grade-tonnage deposit models, with examples from the U.S. Geological Survey global mineral resource assessment: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010-5090-H, 21 p. and data tables, available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5090/h/.

Schulte, R.F., Taylor, R.D., Piatak, N.M., and Seal, R.R., II, 2012, Stratiform chromite deposit model, chap. E of Mineral deposit models for resource assessment: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010–5070–E, 131 p.
Online only at http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5070/e/

Shanks, W.C. Pat, III, and Thurston, Roland, eds., 2012, Volcanogenic massive sulfide occurrence model: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010-5070-C, 345 p. Online only at http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5070/c/.

Sutphin, D.M., Hammarstrom, J.M., Drew, L.J., Large, D.E., Berger, B.B., Dicken, C.L., and DeMarr, M.W., with contributions from Billa, M., Briskey, J.A., Cassard, D., Lips, A., Pertold, Z., and Roşu, E., 2013, Porphyry copper assessment of Europe, exclusive of the Fennoscandian Shield: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010–5090–K, 197 p., and GIS data. http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5090/k/.

Taylor, R.D., Hammarstrom, J.M., Piatak, N.M., and Seal, R.R. II, 2012, Arc-related porphyry molybdenum deposit model, chap. D of Mineral deposit models for resource assessment: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010-5070-D, 64 p. Online only at http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5070/d/ .


Taylor, C.D., Causey, J.D., Denning, P.D., Hammarstrom, J.M., Hayes, T.S., Horton, J.D., Kirschbaum, M.J., Parks, H.L., Wilson, A.B., Wintzer, N.E., and Zientek, M.L., 2013, Descriptive models, grade-tonnage relations, and databases for the assessment of sediment-hosted copper deposits—With emphasis on deposits in the Central Africa Copperbelt, Democratic Republic of the Congo and Zambia: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010–5090–J, 154 p. and data files. Available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5090/j/ .

Woodruff, L.G., Nicholson, S.W., and Fey, D.L., 2013, A deposit model for magmatic iron-titanium-oxide deposits related to Proterozoic massif anorthosite plutonic suites: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2013–5091, 47 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2013/5091/.


Circulars

Ferrero, R.C., Kolak, J.J., Bills, D.J., Bowen, Z.H., Cordier, D.J., Gallegos, T.J., Hein, J.R., Kelley, K.D., Nelson, P.H., Nuccio, V.F., Schmidt, J.M., and Seal, R.R., 2013, U.S. Geological Survey energy and minerals science strategy - A resource lifecycle approach: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1383–D, 37 p. Online only at http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/1383d/ .


Digital Data Series

Smith, D.B., Cannon, W.F., Woodruff, L.G., Solano, Federico, Kilburn, J.E., and Fey, D.L., 2013, Geochemical and mineralogical data for soils of the conterminous United States: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 801, 19 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/801/.

Fact sheets 

Boland, M.A., 2012, Nickel--Makes stainless steel strong: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012–3024, 2 p., available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2012/3024/ .

Foley, Nora, and Jaskula, Brian, 2013, Gallium--A smart metal: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2013–3006, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2013/3006.

U.S. Geological Survey, 2012, Famous building stones of our Nation’s Capital: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012–3044, 2 p., available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2012/3044/.

Open-file reports

Bawiec, W.J., and Spanski, G.T., 2012, Quick-start guide for version 3.0 of EMINERS—Economic Mineral Resource Simulator: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009–1057, 26 p., available only at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1057. (This report supplements USGS OFR 2004–1344.)

Duval, J.S., 2012, Version 3.0 of EMINERS—Economic Mineral Resource Simulator: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004–1344, available only at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1344. (Version 3.0 of EMINERS updates version 2.0, released in 2004 as USGS OFR 2004–1344. Version 2.0 of EMINERS superseded USGS OFR 2002–0380.)

Ferrero, R.C., Kolak, J.J., Bills, D.J., Bowen, Z.H., Cordier, D.J., Gallegos, T.J., Hein, J.R., Kelley, K.D., Nelson, P.H., Nuccio, V.F., Schmidt, J.M., and Seal, R.R., 2012, U.S. Geological Survey energy and minerals science strategy: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012–1072, 35 p. available only at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2012/1072/.

Foley, N.K., and Ayuso, R.A., 2012, Gold deposits of the Carolina Slate Belt, southeastern United States—Age and origin of the major gold producers: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012-1179, 31 p. http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2012/1179/ .

Folger, H.W., and Gray, Floyd, 2013, Geochemistry of soils from the San Rafael Valley, Santa Cruz County, Arizona: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2013-1149, 30 p., 5 tables. http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2013/1149/ .

Mars, J.C., 2013, Hydrothermal alteration maps of the central and southern Basin and Range province of the United States compiled from Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) data: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2013–1139, 5 p., 13 plates, scale 1:1,300,000; http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2013/1139/ .

Seal, Robert, 2012, Geologic and Environmental Characteristics of Rare Earth Element Deposit Types Found in North America: National Association of Remedial Project Managers (NARPM) meeting (Environmental Protection Agency), Nov. 27, 2012, Henderson, Nevada.

Taylor, R.D., Hammarstrom, J.M., Piatak, N.M., and Seal, R.R. II, 2012, Arc-related porphyry molybdenum deposit model, chap. D of Mineral deposit models for resource assessment: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010–5070–D, 64 p. http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5070/d/ .

Hubbard, B.E., Mack, T.J., and Thompson, A.L., 2012, Lineament analysis of mineral areas of interest in Afghanistan: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012–1048, 28 p., available only at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2012/1048.



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Outside publications

Papers

Ayuso, Robert A. , Kelley,Karen D., Eppinger, Robert G., and Forni, Francesca, 2013, Pb-Sr-Nd Isotopes in Surficial Materials at the Pebble Porphyry Cu-Au-Mo Deposit, Southwestern Alaska: Can the Mineralizing Fingerprint be Detected Through Cover? in Society of Economic Geologists, Economic Geology, May 2013 (v. 108 no. 3), p. 543-562.

Ayuso, R., Tucker, R., Peters, S., Foley, N.K., Jackson, J., Robinson, S., and Bove, M., 2013, Preliminary radiogenic isotope study on the origin of the Khanneshin carbonatite complex, Helmand Province, Afghanistan: Journal of Geochemical Exploration, Volume 133, October 2013, Pages 6–14.

Ball, Jessica L., Calder, Eliza S., Hubbard, Bernard E., Bernstein, Marc L., 2013,
An assessment of hydrothermal alteration in the Santiaguito lava dome complex, Guatemala: implications for dome collapse hazards: in Bulletin of Volcanology 75:676, January 2013.

Diaz-Castellon, Rodolfo, Hubbard, Bernard E., Carrasco-Nunez, Gerard, and Rodríguez-Vargas, José Luis, 2012, The origins of Late Quaternary debris avalanche and debris flow deposits from Cofre de Perote volcano, México: in Geospheres, v. 8, no. 4, p. 950-971.

Dusel-Bacon, Cynthia, Foley, Nora K., Slack, John F., Koenig, Alan E., and Oscarson, Robert L., 2012, Peralkaline- and Calc-Alkaline-Hosted Volcanogenic Massive Sulfide Deposits of the Bonnifield District, East-Central Alaska: in Economic Geology,  November 2012 (vol. 107, no. 7), p. 1403-1432.

Foley, N., 2012, The behavior of REE in high-alumina alteration zones formed by weathering of felsic volcanic rocks [abs]: The 22nd V.M. Goldschmidt Conference, Montreal, Canada.http://goldschmidtabstracts.info/2012/1712.pdf

Foley, Nora K. , and Ayuso, Robert A. , 2013, Rare earth element mobility in high-alumina altered metavolcanic deposits, South Carolina, USA: in Journal of Geochemical Exploration, Volume 133, October 2013, Pages 50–67. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0375674213000800

Foley, N.K., De Vivo, Benedetto, Salminen, Reijo, editors, 2013, Rare Earth Elements: The role of geology, exploration, and analytical geochemistry in ensuring diverse sources of supply and a globally sustainable resource: Special Issue, Journal of Geochemical Exploration, Volume 133, Pages 1-214 (October 2013).

Foley, N., and Jaskula, B., 2013, Gallium—A smart metal: USGS Factsheet 2013-3006 (http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2013/3006/).

Johnson,Craig A. , Bookstrom, Arthur A., and Slack, John F. 2012, Sulfur, Carbon, Hydrogen, and Oxygen Isotope Geochemistry of the Idaho Cobalt Belt, in Economic Geology, v. 107, pp. 1207–1221.

Kimball, Bryn, 2013, "Chalcopyrite—bearer of a precious, non-precious metal," part of Minerals Explained, a regular series in Geology Today (Volume 29, Issue 1, January/February 2013).

Piatak, N.M.; Woodruff, L.G.; Seal, R.R., and Jones, P.M., 2013, Baseline geochemical characterization of trace elements in stream sediments in mineralized watersheds of the Duluth Complex, northeastern Minnesota: IMWA Meeting, Golden, CO, Aug 2013 [abstract]

Ribeiro da Luz, B., and Crowley, J.K. 2012, Morphological and chemical evidence of stromatolitic deposits in the 2.75 Ga Carajás banded iron formation, Brazil. in Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 355-356: 60-72.

Seal, R.R.; Jones, P.M.; Piatak, N.M., and Woodruff, L.G., 2013, Implications of high dissolved organic carbon concentrations on potential copper toxicity in surface waters in the vicinity of Cu-Ni-PGM deposits of the Duluth Complex, northeastern Minnesota: IMWA Meeting, Golden, CO, Aug 2013 [abstract]

Sutphin, D.M., Renaud, K.M., and Drew, L.J., 2012, An Analysis of the Published Mineral Resource Estimates of the Haji-Gak Iron Deposit, Afghaninstan: in Natural Resources Research, Dec 2011, v. 20, issue 4, p. 329-353.

Tucker, Robert D., Belkin, Harvey E, Schulz, Klaus J., Peters, Stephen G., Horton, Forrest, Buttleman, Kim, and Scott, Emily R., 2012, A Major Light Rare Earth Element (LREE) Resource in the Khanneshin Carbonatite Complex, Southern Afghanistan:  in Economic Geology, vol. 107, no. 2, p. 197-208.

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Abstracts

Ayuso, Robert A., Foley, Nora K., Seal, Robert R., Bove, Marianna, Civitilloa, Diego, Cosenzaa, Antonio, and Grezzia,Giuseppe, 2012, Lead isotope evidence for metal dispersal at the Callahan Copper-Zinc-Lead mine: Goose Pond tidal estuary, Maine, USA: available from the web site of the Journal of Geochemical Exploration, published online 31 December 2012.

MARS, John C., 2013, SPECTRAL FEATURES OF THE KHANNESHIN CARBONATITE VOLCANO, AFGHANISTAN: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs. Vol. 45, No. 7 (GSA national meeting, October 2013).

SCOTT, Clint, and SLACK, John F., 2013, THE ORIGIN OF VANADIUM HYPER-ENRICHED BLACK SHALES: GSA annual meeting, October 2013, Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs. Vol. 45, No. 7

 

 

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