U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1001
Geological Interpretation of the Sea Floor Offshore of Edgartown, Massachusetts
Ashley, G.M., 1990, Classification of large-scale subaqueous bedform—A new look at an old problem: Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, v. 60, p. 160–172.
Eldridge-White, R., and Foster-White, L., eds., 2008, Eldridge Tide and Pilot Book: Boston, Marion Jewett White, pp. 272.
Folk, R.L., 1974, The petrology of sedimentary rocks: Austin, Texas, Hemphill Publishing Co., 182 p.
Gutierrez, B.T., Uchupi, E.M., Driscoll, N.W., and Aubury, D.G., 2003, Relative sea-level rise and the development of valley-fill and shallow-water sequences in Nantucket Sound: Marine Geology, v. 193, no. 3–4, p. 295–314.
Hall, R.E., Poppe, L.J., and Ferrebee, W.M., 1980, A stratigraphic test well, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1488, 19 p.
Hallett, B.W., Poppe, L.J., and Brand, S.G., 2004, Petrography and character of the bedrock surface beneath western Cape Cod, Massachusetts: Northeastern Geology and Environmental Sciences, v. 27, no. 3, p. 230–241.
Krumbein, W.C., 1934, Size frequency distribution of sediments: Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, v. 4, p. 65–77.
Larson, G.J., 1982, Nonsynchronous retreat of ice lobes from southeastern Massachusetts, in Larson, G.J., and Stone, B.D., eds., Late Wisconsinan glaciation of New England: Dubuque, Iowa, Kendall/Hunt, p. 101–114.
National Ocean Service, 2001, Martha's Vineyard: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Chart 13233, Washington, D.C., scale 1:40,000.
Noji, T.T., Snow-Cotter, S.A., Todd, B.J., Tyrrell, M.C., and Valentine, P.C., 2004, Gulf of Maine Mapping Initiative—A framework for ocean management: Gulf of Maine Council on the Marine Environment, 22 p.
O'Hara, C.J., and Oldale, R.N., 1987, Maps showing the geology, shallow structure, and bedform morphology of Nantucket Sound, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF–1911, 4 sheets, scale 1:125,000.
Oldale, R.N., 1969, Seismic investigations on Cape Cod, Martha's Vineyard, and Nantucket and a topographic map of the basement surface from Cape Cod to the islands: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 475–D, p. D118–122.
Oldale, R.N., and O'Hara, C.J., 1984, Glaciotectonic origin of the Massachusetts coastal end moraines and a fluctuating late Wisconsinan ice margin: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 95, p. 61–74.
Oldale, R.N., and Barlow, R.A., 1986, Geologic map of Cape Cod and the islands: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I–1763, 1 sheet, scale 1:100,000.
Oldale, R.N., 2001, Cape Cod and the islands, the Geologic Story: On Cape Publications, Yarmouth, Massachusetts, 208 p.
Poppe, L.J., Williams, S.J., and Paskevich, V.F., eds., 2005, USGS east-coast sediment analysis—Procedures, database, and GIS data: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005–1001, DVD-ROM, available online at https://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2005/1001/.
Poppe, L.J., Paskevich, V.F., Williams, S.J., Hastings, M.E., Kelley, J.T., Belknap, D.F., Ward, L.G., FitzGerald, D.M., and Larsen, P.F., 2003, Surficial sediment data from the Gulf of Maine, Georges Bank, and vicinity—A GIS compilation: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03–001, CD-ROM, available online at https://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2003/of03-001/.
Poppe, L.J., Foster, D.S., and Danforth, W.W., 2006, Character and distribution of exposed glaciodeltaic deposits off outer Cape Cod, Massachusetts, and their effects on hydrogeology and benthic habitats: Geo-Marine Letters, v. 26, no. 1, p. 51–57.
Poppe, L.J., Ackerman, S.D., Foster, D.S., Blackwood, D.S., Butman, Bradford, Moser, M.S., and Stewart, H.F., 2007a, Sea-floor character and sedimentary processes of Quicks Hole, Elizabeth Islands, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2006–1357, DVD, available online at https://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1357/.
Poppe, L.J., Ackerman, S.D., Foster, D.S., Blackwood, D.S., Williams, S.J., Moser, M.S., Stewart, H.F., and Glomb, K.A., 2007b, Sea-floor character and sedimentary processes of Great Round Shoal Channel, offshore Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2007–1138, DVD, available online at https://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2007/1138/.
Poppe, L.J., McMullen, K.Y., Foster, D.S., Blackwood, D.S., Williams, S.J., Ackerman, S.D., Barnum, S.R., and Brennan, R.T., 2008, Sea-floor character and sedimentary processes in the vicinity of Woods Hole, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008–1004, DVD, available online at https://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1004/.
Reineck, H.E. and Singh, I.B., 1980, Depositional sedimentary environments: Springer-Verlag, New York, 549 p.
Schlee, J.S., and Pratt, R.M., 1970, Atlantic continental shelf and slope of the United States—Gravels of the northeastern part: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 529–H, 39 p.
Schlee, J.S., 1973, Atlantic continental shelf and slope of the United States—Sediment texture of the northeastern part: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 529–L, 64 p.
Shepard, F.P., 1954, Nomenclature based on sand-silt-clay ratios: Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, v. 24, p. 151–158.
Skehan, J.W., 2001, Roadside geology of Massachusetts: Mountain Press Publishing Company, Montana, 379 p.
Uchupi, E.M., Giese, G.S., Aubrey, D.G., and Kim, D.J., 1996, The Late Quaternary construction of Cape Cod, Massachusetts—A reconsideration of the W.M. Davis model: Geological Society of America Special Paper 309, 69 p.
Uchupi, E.M., and Mulligan, A.E., 2006, Late Pleistocene stratigraphy of Upper Cape Cod and Nantucket Sound, Massachusetts: Marine Geology, v. 227, p. 93–118.
Wentworth, C.K., 1922, A scale of grade and class terms for clastic sediments: Journal of Geology, v. 30, p. 377–392.