This data set contains the following original data for the deep seismic reflection surveys conducted by the BGS in various parts of the UK. The data consists of observers' logs, surveyors' reports, location data tapes, field data recording tapes and processed data tapes. The processed tapes are at various stages of processing from demultiplexed field data to migrated stack (not all available for all profiles) These data are kept as archive copies. They are generally available for academic and commercial use, subject to payment of fees (and, in a few cases, the agreement of co-owners of the data rights). There are Approximately 20 files of written records and 200 tapes.
Access for most academic and commercial purposes is through the standard BGS Data User Agreement procedure. A data usage fee is payable. Some data are co-owned by a third-party (e.g. a project sponsor). In such cases the intending user must obtain the co-owner's agreement and may have to pay the co-owner a separate fee.
For more information please contact:
British Geological Survey
Environmental Science Centre, Nicker Hill, Keyworth
Tel : +44 (0)115 936 3143
Fax :+44 (0)115 936 3276
|Curator||British Geological Survey|
|Supply media/format|| PAPER - Either original written logs and reports on loan or photocopies for retention.
TAPE - Either original tapes on loan or duplicates for retention, according to format of data and intended use.
|Storage format|| Hardcopy:Paper copy
|Frequency of update||irregular|
|Start of capture||1978|
|End of capture||Not known|
|Organisation||British Geological Survey|
|Address||Environmental Science Centre, Nicker Hill, Keyworth|
|Telephone||+44 (0)115 936 3143|
|Fax||+44 (0)115 936 3276|
|Topic category||geoscientificInformation (information pertaining to earth sciences)|
|Keywords and Keyphrases|| GEOPHYSICAL SURVEYS
SEISMIC REFLECTION SURVEYS
|Keyword source||BGS Keyphrases|
|Spatial Reference System||Not available|
|Coverage (Lat/Long)|| North boundary : 61.02
East boundary : 3.56
South boundary : 49.76
West boundary : -9.57
|Metadata last updated||6th December 2006|
|Metadata standard||ISO standard 19115:2003|
|Copyright and IPR|
|The copyright of materials derived from the British Geological Survey's work is vested in the Natural Environment Research Council [NERC]. No part of this work may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, or stored in a retrieval system of any nature, without the prior permission of the copyright holder, via the BGS Intellectual Property Rights Manager. Use by customers of information provided by the BGS, is at the customer's own risk. In view of the disparate sources of information at BGS's disposal, including such material donated to BGS, that BGS accepts in good faith as being accurate, the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) gives no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the quality or accuracy of the information supplied, or to the information's suitability for any use. NERC/BGS accepts no liability whatever in respect of loss, damage, injury or other occurence however caused.|
|W -9.57||61.02 N|
|S 49.76||3.56 E|