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Geophysics of Rio Grande Basins

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Bankey, Viki, Grauch, V.J.S., Drenth, B.J., and EDCON-PRJ Inc., 2007, Digital data from the Taos West aeromagnetic survey in Taos County, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2007-1248.

Bankey, Viki, Grauch, V.J.S., and Fugro Airborne Surveys Corp., 2004a, Digital aeromagnetic data and derivative products from a helicopter survey over the town of Taos and surrounding areas, Taos County, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1229A, CD-ROM.

Bankey, Viki, Grauch,V.J.S., Drenth, B.J., and Geophex, Ltd., 2006, Digital data from the Questa-San Luis and Santa Fe East helicopter magnetic surveys in Santa Fe and Taos Counties, New Mexico, and Costilla County, Colorado: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2006-1170.

Bankey, Viki, Grauch, V.J.S., and Fugro Airborne Surveys Corp., 2004b, Digital aeromagnetic data and derivative products from the Blanca airborne survey, covering areas in Costilla and Alamosa County, Colorado: U.S. Geological Survey Open-file Report 2004-1229B, CD-ROM.

Bankey, Viki, Grauch, V.J.S., Webbers, Ank, and PRJ, Inc., 2005, Digital data and derivative products from a high-resolution aeromagnetic survey of the central San Luis basin, covering parts of Alamosa, Conejos, Costilla, and Rio Grande Counties, Colorado, and Taos County, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-file Report 2005-1200, CD-ROM.

Deszcz-Pan, Maria, Rodriguez, B.D., Doucette, J.P., Godbout, Michel, Williams, J.M., Sawyer, D.A., Stone, B.D., and Grauch, V.J.S., 2000, Digital airborne time domain electromagnetic data from surveys over Cochiti Pueblo, Rio Puerco, and Rio Rancho, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-502.

Drenth, B.J., Grauch, V.J.S., Bankey, Viki, and New Sense Geophysics, Ltd., 2009, Digital data from the Great Sand Dunes and Poncha Springs aeromagnetic surveys, south-central Colorado: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1089.

Gillespie, C.L., Grauch, V.J.S., Oshetski, Kim, and Keller, G.R., 2000, Principal facts for gravity data collected in the southern Albuquerque Basin area and a regional compilation, central New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2000-409, 12 pp.

Grauch, V.J.S., 1999, Principal features of high-resolution aeromagnetic data collected near Albuquerque, New Mexico, in Pazzaglia, F.J., and Lucas, S.G. (eds.), Albuquerque Geology: New Mexico Geological Society Guidebook, 50, pp. 115-118.

Grauch, V.J.S., 2001, High-resolution aeromagnetic data, a new tool for mapping intrabasinal faults—An example from the Albuquerque basin, New Mexico: Geology, vol. 29, pp. 367-370. PDF file, 360 KB

Grauch, V. J. S., 2001, Using high-resolution aeromagnetic surveys to map subsurface hydrogeology in sediment-filled basins: A case study over the Rio Grande rift, central New Mexico, U.S.A.: Exploration Geophysics, vol. 32, nos. 3 & 4, pp. 209-213.

Grauch, V.J.S., and Bankey, Viki, 2003, Aeromagnetic interpretations for understanding the hydrogeologic framework of the southern Española Basin, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-0124.

Grauch, V.J.S., Bauer, P.W., and Kelson, K.I., 2004, Preliminary interpretation of high-resolution aeromagnetic data collected near Taos, New Mexico: New Mexico Geological Society Guidebook 55th Field Conference, Geology of the Taos Region, pp. 244-256. PDF file, 6.2 MB

Grauch, V.J.S., Gillespie, C.L., and Keller, G.R., 1999, Discussion of new gravity maps for the Albuquerque Basin area; in Pazzaglia, F.J., and Lucas, S.G. (eds.), Albuquerque geology: New Mexico Geological Society, Guidebook 50, p. 119-124.

Grauch, V.J.S., and Hudson, M.R., 2007, Guides to understanding the aeromagnetic expression of faults in sedimentary basins: Lessons learned from the central Rio Grande Rift, New Mexico: Geosphere, vol. 3, no. 6, pp. 596-623. DOI: 10.1130/GES00128.1 ftp site contains pdf and compressed zip files, these files may not be 508 compliant

Grauch, V.J.S. Hudson, M.R., and Minor, S.A., 2000, Aeromagnetic signatures of intrabasinal faults, Albuquerque basin, New Mexico: Implications for layer thickness and magnetization: 2000 Technical Program Expanded Abstracts, 70th Annual International Meeting, Society of Exploration Geophysicists, pp. 363-366. PDF file, 668 KB

Grauch, V.J.S., Hudson, M.R., and Minor, S.A., 2001, Aeromagnetic expression of faults that offset basin fill, Albuquerque basin, New Mexico: Geophysics, vol. 66, pp. 707-720. PDF file, 3 MB

Grauch, V.J.S., Hudson, M.R., Minor, S.A., and Caine, J.S., 2006, Sources of along-strike variation in magnetic anomalies related to intrasedimentary faults: A case study from the Rio Grande Rift, U.S.A.: Exploration Geophysics, vol. 37, pp. 372-378. PDF file, 600 KB

Grauch, V.J.S., and Keller, G.R., 2004, Gravity and aeromagnetic expression of tectonic and volcanic elements of the southern San Luis Basin, New Mexico and Colorado: New Mexico Geological Society Guidebook, 55th Field Conference, Geology of the Taos Region, pp. 230-243. PDF file, 4 MB

Grauch, V.J.S., and Langenheim, V., 2006, The utility of gravity and magnetic methods for understanding subsurface hydrogeology in large alluvial watersheds: Examples from urbanized basins of the western United States: Proceedings, 19th Annual SAGEEP meeting, April 2-6, Seattle, Washington, pp. 938-951.

Grauch, V.J.S., Phillips, J.D., Koning, D.J., Johnson, P.S., and Bankey, Viki, 2009, Geophysical interpretations of the southern Española basin, New Mexico, that contribute to understanding its hydrogeologic framework: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1761, 88 p.

Grauch, V.J.S., Rodriguez, B.D., and Deszcz-Pan, M., 2002, How geophysical methods have been used to understand the subsurface: in Bartolino, J.R. and Cole, J.C., eds., Ground-water resources of the Middle Rio Grande Basin, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1222, pp. 36-37.

Grauch, V.J.S., Sawyer, D.A., Hudson, M.R., Minor, S.A., and Thompson, R.A., 2006, Gravity and aeromagnetic studies in the Santo Domingo basin area (1.5 MB), in Minor, S.A., ed., The Cerrillos Uplift, the La Bajada Constriction, and Hydrogeologic Framework of the Santo Domingo Basin, Rio Grande Rift, New Mexico, U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1720-D, pp. 63-86.

Hudson, M.R., and Grauch, V.J.S., 2003, Paleomagnetic evidence for a Tertiary not Triassic age for rocks in the lower part of the Grober-Fuqua #1 well, southeastern Albuquerque Basin, New Mexico: New Mexico Geology, vol. 25, pp. 31-36.

Hudson, M.R., Grauch, V.J.S., and Minor, S.A., 2008, Rock magnetic characterization of faulted sediments with associated magnetic anomalies in the Albuquerque basin, Rio Grande rift, New Mexico: Geological Society of America Bulletin, vol. 120, pp. 641-658. DOI: 10.1130/B26213.1

Kucks, R.P., Hill, P.L., and Heywood, C.E., 2001, New Mexico aeromagnetic and gravity maps and data: A web site for distribution of data, version 1.0: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 01-0061.

Minor, S.A., and Hudson, M.R., 2006, Regional survey of structural properties and cementation patterns of fault zones in the northern part of the Albuquerque Basin, New Mexico—Implications for ground-water flow: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1719, 28 p.

Minor, S.A., Hudson, M.R., Grauch, V.J.S., and Sawyer, D.A., 2006, Chapter E: Structure of the Santo Domingo basin and La Bajada constriction (1.9 MB), in Minor, S.A., ed., The Cerrillos uplift, the La Bajada constriction, and hydrogeological framework of the Santo Domingo basin, Rio Grande rift, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1720, pp. 91-120.

Phillips, J.D., and Grauch, V.J.S., 2004, Thickness of Santa Fe Group sediments in the Española Basin south of Santa Fe, New Mexico, as estimated from aeromagnetic data: U.S. Geological Survey Open-file Report 2004-1354.

Rodriguez, B.D., Deszcz-Pan, M., and Sawyer, D.A., 2006, Electromagnetic studies and subsurface mapping of electrical resistivity in the La Bajada constriction area, New Mexico (PDF file, 8.6 MB), in Minor, S.A., ed., The Cerrillos uplift, the La Bajada constriction, and hydrogeologic framework of the Santo Domingo Basin, Rio Grande rift, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1720-F, pp. 118-162.

Rodriguez, B.D., and Sawyer, D.A., 2009, Geophysical constraints on Rio Grande rift structure and stratigraphy based on deep resistivity models and regional borehole geophysical rock properties, northern New Mexico: Geological Society of America Special Paper.

Rodriguez, B.D. and Williams, J.M., 2008, Magnetotelluric data, San Luis Valley, Colorado: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2007-1405, 227 pp.

Sweeney, R.E., Grauch, V.J.S., and Phillips, J.D., 2002, Merged digital aeromagnetic data for the Albuquerque and southern Española Basins, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-205, 15 pp.

U.S. Geological Survey and Sander Geophysics, 1998, Digital data from the Isleta-Kirtland aeromagnetic survey, collected south of Albuquerque, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-341, 1 CD-ROM.

U.S. Geological Survey, Sander Geophysics, Ltd., and Geoterrex, 1999, Digital data from the Sandoval-Santa Fe, Belen, and Cochiti aeromagnetic surveys, covering areas in Sandoval, Santa Fe, Rio Arriba, Valencia, and Socorro Counties, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-404.

U.S. Geological Survey and SIAL Geosciences, Inc., 1997, Description of digital aeromagnetic data collected north and west of Albuquerque, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-286, 40 pp.

Williams, J.M., and Rodriguez, B.D., 2001, Magnetotelluric data in the Middle Rio Grande Basin, Rio Rancho, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-file Report 01-417, 138 pp.

Williams, J.M., and Rodriguez, B.D., 2001, Magnetotelluric data in the Middle Rio Grande Basin, at Cochiti Pueblo, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-file Report 01-442, 66 pp.

Williams, J.M., and Rodriguez, B.D., 2002, Magnetotelluric data in the Middle Rio Grande Basin, Albuquerque, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-file Report 02-44, 90 pp.

Williams, J.M., and Rodriguez, B.D., 2003, Magnetotelluric data in the southwest Española Basin, northern New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-199, 128 pp.

Williams, J.M., and Rodriguez, B.D., 2003, Magnetotelluric Data Release, Across the Hubbell Springs Fault Area, Middle Rio Grande Basin, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-115, 101 pp.

Williams, J.M., and Rodriguez, B.D., 2005, Magnetotelluric Data Across the Pajarito Fault, West of Santa Fe, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 05-1054, 174 pp.

Williams, J.M., and Rodriguez, B.D., 2005, Magnetotelluric data in the Española Basin west of Santa Fe, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 05-1037, 263 pp.

Williams, J.M., and Rodriguez, B.D., 2006, Magnetotelluric data collected near geophysically logged boreholes in the Española and Middle Rio Grande Basins, New Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 06-1120, 129 pp.

Williams, J.M. and Rodriguez, B.D., 2007, Magnetotelluric data, southern San Luis Valley, Colorado: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2007-1291, 208 pp.

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