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Aeromagnetic Survey of Dillingham Area in Southwest Alaska, A Website for the Preliminary Distribution of Data

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USGS Open-File-Report for the preliminary release of aeromagnetic data collected in the Dillingham Area of Southwest Alaska and associated contractor reports.


An airborne high-resolution magnetic survey was completed over the Dillingham and Nushagak Bay and Naknek area in southwestern Alaska. The flying was undertaken by McPhar Geosurveys Ltd. on behalf of the United States Geological Survey (USGS). First tests and calibration flights were completed by August 26th, 2005 and data acquisition was initiated on September 1st, 2005. The final data acquisition flight was completed on October 22nd, 2005. A total of 8,630 line-miles of data were acquired during the survey.

For more information about this report: Philip J. Brown II

Version 1.0

Posted May 2006

Associated reports, data and map images.

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