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Publications on Las Vegas Urban Corridor geophysics

Blakely, R.J., Morin, R.L., McKee, E.H., Schmidt, K.M., Langenheim, V.E., and Dixon, G.L., 1998, Three-dimensional model of Paleozoic basement beneath Amargosa Desert and Pahrump Valley, California and Nevada:  Implications for tectonic evolution and water resources:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-496, 29 p.

Blakely, R.J., Langenheim, V.E., Ponce, D.A., and Dixon, G.L., 2000, Aeromagnetic Survey of the Amargosa Desert, Nevada and California: A Tool for Understanding Near-Surface Geology and Hydrology:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-188.

Jachens, R.C., Dixon, G.L., Langenheim, V.E., and Morin, R.L., 1998, Interpretation of an aeromagnetic survey over part of Virgin Valley, Tule Desert, and the valley surrounding Meadow Valley Wash, southeastern Nevada:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-804, 16 p.

Langenheim, V.E., Bohannon, R.G., Glen, J.M., Jachens, R.C., Grow, J.A., Miller, J.J., Dixon, G.L., and Katzer, T.C., 2001, Basin configuration of the Virgin River depression, Nevada, Utah, and Arizona: A geophysical view of deformation near the Colorado Plateaus-Basin and Range transition zone in The Geologic Transition, High Plateaus to Great Basin-A Symposium and Field Guide (the Mackin Volume): Utah Geological Association Publication 30 (also Pacific Section AAPG Guidebook GB78), p. 205-225

Langenheim V.E., Davidson, J.G., Anderson, M.L., and Blank, H.R., Jr., 1999, Principal facts for gravity stations and physical property measurements in the Lake Mead 30í by 60í quadrangle, Nevada and Arizona:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-435.

Langenheim, V.E., Glen, J.M., Jachens, R.C., Dixon, G.L., Katzer, T.C., and Morin, R.L., 2000, Geophysical Constraints on the Virgin River Depression, Nevada, Utah, and Arizona:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-file Report 00-407.

Langenheim, V.E., Grow, J.A., Jachens, R.C., Dixon, G.L., and Miller, J.J., 2001, Geophysical constraints on the location and geometry of the Las Vegas Valley shear zone, Nevada: Tectonics, v. 20, no. 2, p. 189-209.

Langenheim, V.E., Grow, J.A., Jachens, R.C., Dixon, G.L., Miller, J.J., Lundstrom, S.C., and Page, W.R., 2001, Basin configuration beneath Las Vegas Valley, Nevada:  Implications for seismic hazard evaluation:  Proceedings, 36th Annual Symposium on Engineering Geology and Geotechnical Engineering, Luke, Jacobsen, and Werle, Eds.: p. 755-764.

Langenheim, V.E., Grow, John, Miller, John, Davidson, J.D., and Robison, E., 1998, Thickness of Cenozoic deposits and location and geometry of the Las Vegas Valley Shear Zone, Nevada, based on gravity, seismic-reflection, and aeromagnetic data:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-576, 31 p.

Langenheim, V.E., and Jachens, R.C., 1996, Thickness of Cenozoic deposits and groundwater storage capacity of the westernmost part of the Las Vegas Valley, Nevada, inferred from gravity data: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 96-259, 29 p.

Langenheim, V.E., Jachens, R.C., and Schmidt, K.M., 1997, Preliminary location and geometry of the Las Vegas Valley Shear Zone, Nevada:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-441, 25 p.

Langenheim, V.E., and Jachens, R.C., 1998, Gravity and aeromagnetic data help define structures within the Las Vegas Valley, Nevada:  Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Open-File Report 98-6, p. 167-180.

Langenheim, V.E., Miller, J.J., Page, W.R., and Grow, J.A., 2001, Thickness and geometry of Cenozoic deposits in California Wash area, Nevada, based on gravity and seismic-reflection data: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 01-393.

Langenheim, V.E., Morin, R.L., Davidson, J.G., Schmidt, K.M., and Blank, H.R., Jr., 1999, Isostatic gravity map of the Las Vegas 30í by 60í quadrangle, California and Nevada:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-398.

Langenheim, V.E., and Schmidt, K.M., 1996, Thickness and storage capacity of basin fill of the northern part of the Eldorado Valley, Nevada, and the extent of the Boulder City pluton: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 96-512, 27 p.

Phelps, G.A., Jewel, E.B., Langenheim, V.E., and Jachens, R.C., 2000, Principal Facts for Gravity Stations in the Vicinity of Coyote Spring Valley, Nevada, with Initial Gravity Modeling Results:  U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-420.

Scheirer, D.S., Page, W.R., and Miller, J.J., 2006, Geophysical studies based on gravity and seismic data of Tule Desert, Meadow Valley Wash, and California Wash basins, southern Nevada: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2006-1396

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