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Pacific Northwest Geologic Mapping and Urban Hazards

Kristin McDougall

Research Geologist

U.S. Geological Survey
Western Region Earth Surface Processes Team
2255 N. Gemini Dr.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001-1600

Telephone- (928) 556-7024
Fax- (928) 556-7169
Email- kris@usgs.gov

SPECIALTIES:

Cenozoic benthic foraminifers, biostratigraphy and paleoecology

CURRENT WORK:

Kristin's current work includes

PUBLICATIONS:

McDougall, Kristin, 1973, Paleogene calcareous nannofossils from the Olympic Peninsula, Washington: a discussion of a paper by Worsley and Crecelius, 1972: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 82, p. 3467-3470.

McDougall, Kristin, 1975, The microfauna of the type section of the Keasey Formation of northwestern Oregon: Annual Meeting, Pacific Sections, American Association of Petroleum Geologists-Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists-Society of Economic Geologists, Paleogene Symposium and Selected Technical Papers, 1975, p. 343-359.

Almgren, A. A., and McDougall, Kristin, 1975, Stratigraphic relationship of the middle Eocene Kellogg and Sidney Flat Shales of northern California: Annual Meeting, Pacific Sections, American Association of Petroleum Geologists-Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists-Society of Economic Geologists, Paleogene Symposium and Selected Technical Papers, 1975, p. 1-13.

Howell, D. G., Vedder, J. G., and McDougall, Kristin, Eds., 1977, Cretaceous geology of the California Coast Ranges, west of the San Andreas Fault: Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, Pacific Section; Pacific Coast Paleo-geography Field Guide 2, 109 p.

Carter, L. D., Repenning, C. A., Marincovich, L. N., Jr., Hazel, J. E., Hopkins, D. M., McDougall, Kristin, and Naeser, C. W., 1977, Gubik and pre-Gubik Cenozoic deposits along the Colville River near Ocean Point, North Slope, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 751-B, p. B12-B14.

McDougall, Kristin, and Howell, D. G., Eds., 1978, Mesozoic paleogeography of the western United States: Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, Pacific Section, Pacific Coast Paleogeography Symposium, 2, 1978, 573 p., figs., tbls.

Addicott, W. O., Poore, R. Z., Barron, J. A., Gower, H. D., and McDougall, Kristin, 1978, Neogene biostratigraphy of the Indian Creek-Shell Creek area, northern La Panza Range, California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-446, p. 49-81, 4 pls., 12 figs., 3 tbls.

McDougall, Kristin, 1979, Paleoecologic evaluation of late Eocene biostratigraphic zonations of the west coast: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 79-934, 207 p., 4 pls., 32 figs., 11 tbls.

McDougall, Kristin, Barron, J. A., Kling, S. A., and Poore, R. Z., 1979, Biostratigraphy and paleoecology of the Point Conception deep stratigraphic test well no. 1: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 79-1218, p. 129-140.

McDougall, Kristin, 1980, Microfaunal analysis of late Quaternary deposits of the northern Bering Sea, in Larsen, M. C., Nelson, C. H., and Devin Thor, eds., Geological, geochemical and geotechnical observations on the Bering Shelf, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 80-979, p. 1-18.

McDougall, Kristin, 1980, Upper Eocene foraminiferal biostratigraphy and paleoecology of northwestern Oregon, in Armentrout, J. M., ed., Pacific Northwest Cenozoic biostratigraphy: Geological Society of America Special Paper 184, p. 150.

McDougall, Kristin, 1980, Paleoecologic evaluation of late Eocene biostratigraphic zonations of the Pacific Coast of North America: Journal of Paleontology Monograph, v. 54 (4), no. 2, Supplement, 75 p.

Hopkins, D. M., McDougall, Kristin, and Brouwers, Elisabeth, 1980, Microfossil studies of Pelukian and Flaxman deposits, Alaskan coast of Beaufort Sea, in Environmental assessment of the Alaskan continental shelf Annual Reports of principal investigators for the year ending March 1980, Volume IV: Hazards, Appendix G: U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, p. 230-239, fig. G-1, tbls. G1-G3.

McDougall, Kristin, Ishimoto, H. M. K., and White, R. D., 1980, Management study of the Branch of Paleontology and Stra-tigraphy, Menlo Park - February 1, 1980, 8 p., 5 attachments.

Armentrout, J. M., McDougall, Kristin, Jefferis, P. T., and Nesbitt, Elizabeth, 1980, Geologic Field Trip Guide, Cenozoic stratigraphy and Late Eocene paleoecology of southwestern Washington, in Oles, K. F., and others, 1980, Geologic field trips in western Oregon and southwestern Washington: State of Oregon, Department of Geology and Mineral Industries Bulletin 101, p. 79-119.

Addicott, W. O., Poore, R. Z., Barron, J. A., McDougall, Kristin, and Gower, H. P., 1980, Miocene biostratigraphy of the Indian Creek-Shell Creek area, northern La Panza Range, San Luis Obispo County, California, in Blake, G. H., ed., Neogene Biostratigraphy of the Northern La Panza Range, San Luis Obispo County, California, p. 11-38.

McDougall, Kristin, 1981, Biostratigraphy of benthic foraminifers from upper Eocene to lower Miocene sections in the central California Coast Ranges, in Studies in Tertiary stratigraphy of the California coast ranges: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1213, p. 136-179.

McDougall, Kristin, 1981, Systematic paleontology and distribution of late Eocene benthic foraminifers from northwest Oregon and southwestern Washington: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 81-109, 134 p., 9 tbls.

Poore, R. Z., McDougall, Kristin, Barron, J. A., Brabb, E. E., and Kling, S. A., 1981, Microfossil biostratigraphy and biochronology of the type Relizian and Luisian Stages of California, in The Monterey Formation and related siliceous rocks of California: Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, Pacific Section, p. 15-41.

McDougall, Kristin, 1982, Microfaunal analysis of late Quaternary deposits of the northern Bering Sea: Geologie en Mijnbouw, v. 61, p. 19-28.

McDougall, Kristin, 1982, Microfossil assemblages from the Castaic Formation, Eastern Ventura Basin, California, in Geologic History of Ridge Basin, Southern California, Crowell, J. C., and Link, M. H., eds.: Pacific Section, Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, p. 219-228.

McLaughlin, R. J., Kling, S. A., Poore, R. Z., McDougall, Kristin, and Beutner, E. C., 1982, Post-middle Miocene micro-plate accretion of Franciscan coastal belt, northwestern California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 93, p. 595-605.

Scientific Party [including McDougall, Kristin], Leg 84, DSDP, 1982, Subduction without accretion: Middle America trench off Guatemala (Deep Sea Drilling Project, Leg 84): Nature, v. 297, p. 458-460.

Scientific Party [including McDougall, Kristin], Leg 84, DSDP, 1982, Challenger drills again off Guatemala: Geotimes, v. 27, no. 7, p. 23-25.

Brabb, E. E., McDougall, Kristin, and Poore, R. Z., 1983, New data on the age of Lepidocyclina in California: Journal of Foraminiferal Research, v. 13, no. 3, p. 167-178.

Bartow, J. A., and McDougall, Kristin, 1984, Tertiary stratigraphy of the southeastern San Joaquin Valley, California: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1529-J, Contributions to Stratigraphy, 44 p.

Keller, Gerta, von Huene, R. E., McDougall, Kristin, and Bruns, T. R., 1984, Paleoclimatic evidence for northward migra-tion of Alaskan terranes: Tectonophysics, v. 3, no. 4, p. 473-495.

Brouwers, Elisabeth and McDougall, Kristin, 1984, Preliminary analysis of microfauna from selected bottom grab samples, southern Bering Sea, in Alaska: USGS in Alaska, Accomplishments during 1981: U.S. Geological Survey Circular C-0868, p. 140-141.

McDougall, Kristin, 1985, Miocene to Pleistocene benthic foraminifers and paleoceanography of the Middle America slope, DSDP Leg 84, in Auboin, J., von Huene, R. E., and others, Initial reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project, v. 84: Washington, U.S. Government Printing Office, p. 363-418.

Baltuck, M., Taylor, E., and McDougall, Kristin, 1985, Mass movement along the Middle America Trench, Costa Rica, in Auboin, J., von Huene, R. E., and others, Initial reports of the Deep Sea Drilling Project, v. 84: Washington, U.S. Government Printing Office, p. 551-570.

Mullins, H. T., Thompson, J. B., McDougall, Kristin, and Vercoutere, T. L., 1985, Oxygen-minimum zone edge effects: Evidence from the central California coastal upwelling system: Geology, v. 13, p. 491-494.

von Huene, R. E., Keller, Gerta, Bruins, T. R., and McDougall, Kristin, 1985, Cenozoic migration of Alaskan terranes indicated by paleontologic study, in Howell, D. G., ed., Tectonostratigraphic Terranes of the Circum-Pacific Region: Circum-Pacific Council for Energy and Mineral Resources Earth Science Series No. 1, Houston, Texas, p. 121-145.

McDougall, Kristin, Brouwers, Elisabeth, and Smith, P., 1986, Micropaleontology and sedimentation of the PB Borehole Series, Prudhoe Bay, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1598, 62 p.

Lagoe, M. B., and McDougall, Kristin, 1986, Paleoenvironmental control of benthic foraminiferal ranges across a middle Miocene basin-margin, Central California: Journal of Foraminiferal Research, v. 16, no. 3, p. 232-243.

McDougall, Kristin, 1987, Maestrichtian benthic foraminifers from Ocean Point, Alaska: Journal of Foraminiferal Research, v. 17, no. 4, p. 344-366.

McDougall, Kristin, 1987 Foraminiferal biostratigraphy and paleoecology of marine deposits, Goler Formation, California, in Cox, B. F., ed., Basin analysis and paleontology of the Paleocene and Eocene Goler Formation, El Paso Mountains, California: Pacific Section, Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, Book 57, p. 43-67.

Vercoutere, T. L., Mullins, H. T., McDougall, Kristin, and Thompson, J. B., 1987, Sedimentation across the central California oxygen minimum zone: an alternative coastal upwelling sequence: Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, v. 57, no. 4, p. 709-722.

McDougall, Kristin, 1987, Late Eocene neritic and bathyal foraminiferal assemblages of the Pacific Northwest, in Martin, James, (ed.), Contributions to the Paleontology and Geology of the West Coast, in Honor of V. Standish Mallory: Burke Museum Report No. 6, p. 1-21.

McDougall, Kristin, 1989, Paleogene benthic foraminifers from the Loma Prieta Quadrangle, California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 89-649, 91 p.

McDougall, Kristin, 1991, Benthic foraminifers from the Laurel Quadrangle, California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 91-13, 66 p.

McLaughlin, R. J., Elder, W. P., and McDougall, Kristin, 1991, Field Trip No. 6. Tectonic Framework of the Loma Prieta Area, in Sloan, D., and Wagner, D. L., editors, Geologic Excursions in Northern California: San Francisco to the Sierra Nevada, p. 45-54.

Molina, E., Canudo, J. I., Guernet, C., McDougall, Kristin, Ortiz, Nieves, Pascual, J. O., Pares, J. M., Samso, J. M., Serra-Kiel, J., and Tosquella, J., 1992, Stratotypic Ilerdian revisited: Integrated stratigraphy across the Paleocene/Eocene boundary: Revista de Espanol, v. 35, p. 143-156.

Reimnitz, Erk, McCormick, Michael, McDougall, Kristin, and Brouwers, Elisabeth, 1993, Sediment-export by ice rafting from a coastal Polynya, Arctic Alaska: Journal of Arctic and Alpine Research, v. 25, no. 2, p. 83-98.

McDougall, Kristin, 1993, Eocene benthic foraminiferal assemblages of the Palo Alto 7-1/2 Quadrangle, California: U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 93-180, 91 p.

Sliter, W. V., McDougall, Kristin, Murchey, B. L., and Kohnen, E. V., 1993, Mesozoic and Cenozoic microfossils from geologic units within the San Jose 1:100,000 Quadrangle, California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 93-344, 119 p.

McDougall, Kristin, and Lagoe, Martin, 1993, Foraminiferal data from the Balcom Canyon Section, Ventura Basin, California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 93-386, 132 p.

Dunne, G. C., and McDougall, Kristin, editors, 1993, Mesozoic paleogeography of the western United States - II: Pacific Section, Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, Los Angeles, 494 p.

McDougall, Kristin, 1994, Late Cenozoic benthic foraminifers of the HLA borehole series, Beaufort Shelf, Alaska: U.S.Geological Survey Bulletin 2055, 100 p.

McDougall, Kristin, 1995, Age of the Fishcreekian transgression: Palios, v. 10, p. 199-220.

Aalto, K. R., McLaughlin, R. J., Carver, G. A., Barron, J. A., Sliter, W. V., and McDougall, Kristin, 1995, Uplifted Neogene margin, Cascadia-Mendocino triple junction region, California: Tectonics, v. 14, no. 5, p. 1104-1116.

McDougall, Kristin, 1996, Benthic foraminiferal response to the closure of the Isthmus of Panama and coincident paleoceanographic changes: Marine Micropaleontology, v. 28, p.133-169.

McDougall, Kristin, 1998, Paleogene Foraminifera of the Gualala Block and their relation to local and global events in Elder, W.P., editor, Geology and Tectonics of the Gualala block, Northern California: Pacific Section SEPM, Book 84, p. 169-188.

McLaughlin, R.J., Langenheim, V.E., Schmidt, K.M., Jachens, R.C., Stanley, R.G., Jayko, A.S., McDougall, K.A., Tinsley, J.C., Valin, Z.C., 1999, Neogene contraction between the San Andreas Fault and the Santa Clara Valley, San Francisco Bay Region, California: International Geology Review, v. 41, p. 1-30.

McDougall, Kristin, Poore, R.C., and Matti, Jonathan, 1999, Age and Environment of the Imperial Formation near San Gorgonio Pass, California: Journal of Foraminiferal Research, v. 29, no. 1, p. 4-25.

Vannucchi, Paola, Scholl, David, Meschede, Martin, and McDougall-Reid, Kristin, 2001, Tectonic erosion and consequent collapse of the Pacific margin of Costa Rica: combined implications from ODP Leg 170, seismic offshore data and regional geology of the Nicoya Peninsula, Tectonics, v. 20, no.5, p.649-668.

Lucchitta, Ivo, McDougall, Kristin, Metzger, D.G., Morgan, Paul, Smith, G.R., and Chernoff, Barry, in press, Post-Miocene uplift of the Colorado Plateau as determined from the Bouse Formation, Grand Canyon Association, Monograph.

McDougall, Kristin, in press, Benthic foraminifers from the Long Beach Webster Core Site (LWEB), Long Beach, California in Research Coring in Long Beach: Data and initial reports of the Long Beach Daniel Webster core site (LWEB) and monitoring well, Long Beach, California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-file Report OFR 01-334.

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