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Special Papers

 

Comprehensive reports of lasting interest and scientific importance on a single topic or study extent.

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SP-48 2016 preview/download Special Paper 48, Protocol for Deep Landslide Susceptibility Mapping, by William J. Burns and Katherine A. Mickelson, 2016, 66 p. Special paper cover page
SP-47 2015 preview/download Coastal flood hazard study, Tillamook County, Oregon, by Jonathan C. Allan, Peter Ruggiero, Gabriel Garcia, Fletcher E. O'Brien, Laura L. Stimely, and Jed T. Roberts, 2015, 274 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-46 2015 preview/download Surficial and bedrock engineering geology, landslide inventory and susceptibility, and surface hydrography of the Bull Run Watershed, Clackamas and Multnomah Counties, Oregon, by William J. Burns, Katherine A. Mickelson, Cullen B. Jones, Mathew A. Tilman, and Dan E. Coe, 2015, 59 p., 1:24,000; 1:5,000. Special paper cover page
SP-45 2012 preview/download Protocol for shallow-landslide susceptibility mapping, by William J. Burns, Ian P. Madin, and Katherine A. Mickelson, 2012, 32 p., 1:8,000. Includes DOGAMI SP-42, Landslide Inventory Protocol; and O-12-05, Plate 2 PDF. Special paper cover page
SP-44 2012 preview/download Coastal Flood Insurance Study, Coos County, Oregon, by Jonathan C. Allan, Peter Ruggiero, and Jed T. Roberts, 2012, 127 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-43 2011 preview/download Simulating tsunami inundation at Bandon, Coos County, Oregon, using hypothetical Cascadia and Alaska earthquake scenarios, by Robert C. Witter, Yinglong Zhang, Kelin Wang, George R. Priest, Chris Goldfinger, Laura L. Stimely, John T. English, and Paul A. Ferro, 2011, 57 p., various. Includes report, plates, GIS and data files, and animations Special paper cover page
SP-42 2009 preview/download Protocol for Inventory Mapping of Landslide Deposits from Light Detection and Ranging (Lidar) Imagery, by William J. Burns and Ian P. Madin, 2009, 30 p. Includes geodatabase template. Special paper cover page
SP-41 2009 .zip (739 MB) Tsunami hazard assessment of the northern Oregon coast: A multi-deterministic approach tested at Cannon Beach, Clatsop County, Oregon, by George R. Priest, Chris Goldfinger, Kelin Wang, Robert C. Witter, Yinglong Zhang, and Antonio M. Baptista, 2009, 87 p. plus 7 p. appendix. Includes report, GIS set, time histories, and animations. Special paper cover page
SP-40 2008 .zip (83 MB) Johnson Creek landslide research project, Lincoln County, Oregon: Final report to the Oregon Department of Transportation, by George R. Priest, Jonathan A. Allan, Alan R. Niem, Wendy A. Niem and Stephen E. Dickenson, 2008, 76 p. plus 14 appendices.  Special paper cover page
SP-39 2007 PDF Enhanced rapid visual screening (E-RVS) for prioritization of seismic retrofits in Oregon, by Yumei Wang and Kenneth A. Goettel, 2007, 27 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-38 2007 PDF Portland State University Ondine Residence Hall seismic rehabilitation demonstration project, by Yumei Wang and Christopher J. Heathman, 2007, 23 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-37 2005 .zip Dynamic revetments for coastal erosion stabilization: A feasibility analysis for application on the Oregon coast, by Jonathan C. Allan, Ron Geitgey, and Roger Hart, 2005, 67 p. PDF, GIS data set. Special paper cover page
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Field guide to geologic processes in Cascadia: Field trips to accompany the 98th Annual Meeting of the Cordilleran Section of the Geological Society of America, May 13-15, 2002, Corvallis, Oregon, by George W. Moore, ed., 2002, 324 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-35 2001 PDF Tsunami warning systems and procedures: guidance for local officials, by Oregon Emergency Management and Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries, 2001, 41 p. Special paper cover page
SP-34 2000 .zip Slope failures in Oregon: GIS inventory for three 1996/97 storm events, by R. Jon Hofmeister, 2000, 20 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-33 2000 PDF Penrose Conference 2000: Great Cascadia Earthquake Tricentennial, by John J. Clauge, Brian F. Atwater, Kelin Wang, Yumei Wang, and Ivan Wong, 2000, 156 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-32 1999 PDF Geologic hazards: Reducing Oregon's losses, by John D. Beaulieu and Dennis L. Olmstead, 1999, 27 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-31 1999 PDF Mitigating geologic hazards in Oregon: A technical reference manual, by John D. Beaulieu and Dennis L. Olmstead, 1999, 60 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-30 2000 PDF Earthquake-induced slope instability: Methodology of relative hazard mapping, western portion of the Salem Hills, Marion County, Oregon, by R. Jon Hofmeister, Yumei Wang, and David K. Keefer, 2000, 73 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-29 1999 PDF Earthquake damage in Oregon: Preliminary estimates of future earthquake losses, by Yumei Wang, and J. Lou Clark, 1999, 59 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-28 1997 PDF Earthquakes - Converging at Cascadia: Symposium proceedings, Association of Engineering Geologists 40th Annual meeting, Sept. 30-Oct. 4, 1997, Portland, Oregon, by Yumei Wang and Klaus K. E. Neuendorf (eds.), 1997, 90 p. AEG Special Paper 10. Special paper cover page
SP-27 1995 PDF An economic analysis of construction aggregate markets and the results of a long-term forecasting model for Oregon, by Robert M. Whelan, 1995, 123 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-26 1992 PDF Onshore-offshore geologic cross section, northern Oregon Coast Range to Continental Slope, by Alan R. Niem; Norman S. MacLeod; Parke D. Snavely, Jr.; David Huggins; J. Daniel Fortier; H. Jack Meyer; Alan Seeling; and Wendy A. Niem, 1992, 10 p., 1:100,000.  Special paper cover page
SP-25 1992 PDF Pumice in Oregon, by Ronald P. Geitgey, 1992, 26 p., 1:1,000,000.  Special paper cover page
SP-24 1990 PDF Index to Proceedings of the Forum on the Geology of Industrial Minerals, First (1965) through Twenty-Fifth (1989), by Robert L. Bates (comp.), 1990, 43 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-23 1990 PDF Industrial rocks and minerals of the Pacific Northwest: Proceedings of the 25th Forum on the Geology of Industrial Minerals, April 30 to May 2, 1989, Portland, Oregon, by Ronald P. Geitgey and Beverly F. Vogt (eds.), 1990, 100 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-22 1990 PDF Silica in Oregon, by Ronald P. Geitgey and Gary L. Baxter, 1990, 18 p., 1:1,000,000.   
SP-21 1987 PDF Field geology of the northwest quarter of the Broken Top 15 minute quadrangle, Deschutes County, Oregon, by Edward M. Taylor, 1987, 20 p., 1:24,000.  Special paper cover page
SP-20 1989 PDF Bentonite in Oregon: Occurrences, analyses, and economic potential, by Jerry J. Gray, Ronald P. Geitgey, and Gary L. Baxter, 1989, 28 p., 1:500,000.  Special paper cover page
SP-19 1989 PDF Limestone deposits in Oregon, by Howard C. Brooks, and Gary L. Baxter, 1989, 72 p., 1:1,000,000.  Special paper cover page
SP-18 1988 PDF Investigations of talc in Oregon, by Mark L. Ferns and Len Ramp, 1988, 52 p., Plate 1, 1:250,000; Plate 2, 1:12,000; Plate 3, 1:250,000; Plate 4, 1:12,000.  Special paper cover page
SP-17 1984 PDF Bibliography of Oregon paleontology, 1972-1983, by Elizabeth L. Orr and William N. Orr, 1984, 82 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-16 1983 PDF Index to the Ore Bin (1939-1978) and Oregon Geology (1979-1982), by Kathleen A. Mahoney and Margaret L. Steere, 1983, 46 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-15 1983 PDF Geology and geothermal resources of the central Oregon Cascade Range, by George R. Priest and Beverly F. Vogt (eds), 1983, 123 p., Plate 2, 1:24,000 Plate 3, 1:62,500.  Special paper cover page
SP-14 1982 PDF Geology and geothermal resources of the Mount Hood area, Oregon, by George R. Priest and Beverly F. Vogt (eds.), 1982, 100 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-13 1981 PDF Faults and lineaments of the Southern Cascades, Oregon, by C. F. Kienle, C. A. Nelson, and R. D. Lawrence, 1981, 23 p., 1:250,000.  Special paper cover page
SP-12 1980 PDF Geological linears of the northern part of the Cascade Range, Oregon, by Ramesh Venkatakrishnan, John G. Bond, and John D. Kauffman, 1980, 25 p., 1:250,000.  Special paper cover page
SP-11 1982 PDF Theses and dissertations on the geology of Oregon, by Klaus K. E. Neuendorf, Kathleen A. Mahoney, and Paul E. Staub, 1982, 16 p., 1:1,000,000.  Special paper cover page
SP-10 1980 PDF Tectonic rotation of the Oregon Western Cascades, by James Magill and Allan Cox, 1980, 67 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-9 1980 PDF Geology of the Breitenbush Hot Springs quadrangle, Oregon, by Craig M. White, 1980, 26 p., 1:62,500.  Special paper cover page
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1980 PDF Geology and geochemistry of Mt. Hood Volcano, by Craig M. White, 1980, 26 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-7 1979 PDF Pluvial Fort Rock Lake, Lake County, Oregon, by Ira S. Allison, 1979, 72 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-6 1980 PDF
Geology of the La Grande Area, Oregon, by Warren Barrash, John G. Bond, John D. Kauffman, and Ramesh Venkatakrishnan, 1980, 47 p., 1:24,000.  Special paper cover page
SP-5 1979 PDF Analysis and forecasts of the demand for rock materials in Oregon, by Julia M. Friedman, Ernest G. Niemi, and W. Ed Whitelaw, 1979, 84 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-4 1978 PDF
Heat flow of Oregon, by David D. Blackwell, Donald A. Hull, Richard G. Bowen, and John L. Steele, 1978, 42 p., 1:1,000,000.  Special paper cover page
SP-3 1978 PDF Rock material resources of Clackamas, Columbia, Multnomah, and Washington Counties, Oregon, by Jerry J. Gray, Garwood R. Allen, and Gregory S. Mack, 1978, 54 p., 1:62,500.  Special paper cover page
SP-2 1978 PDF Field geology of S.W. Broken Top quadrangle, Oregon, by Edward M. Taylor, 1978, 50 p.  Special paper cover page
SP-1 1978 PDF Mission, goals, and programs, 1979-1985: A six-year plan for geologic investigation, research, and regulation, 1978, 36 p. Special paper cover page
 

 

 


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