Volume 178 Initial Reports

31 August 1999
ISSN 1096-2158

For more information about how to use this volume, where to download Adobe Reader, or comments, see the User Guide.

Volume and chapter citations have been updated since original publication to include a Digital Object Identifier (DOI) to facilitate online access to scholarly and professional content (see "Citations Related to ODP Legs" for updated citations).

Preliminary Page (Volume cited by)

Contents: Chapters

1. Leg 178 Summary (PDFCited by)
Shipboard Scientific Party

2. An Approach to Antarctic Glacial History: the Aims of Leg 178 (PDFCited by)
P.F. Barker and A. Camerlenghi

3. Explanatory Notes (PDFCited by)
Shipboard Scientific Party

4. Site 1095 (PDFCited by)
Shipboard Scientific Party

5. Site 1096 (PDFCited by)
Shipboard Scientific Party

6. Site 1097 (PDFCited by)
Shipboard Scientific Party

7. Palmer Deep (Sites 1098 and 1099) (PDFCited by)
Shipboard Scientific Party

8. Site 1101 (PDFCited by)
Shipboard Scientific Party

9. Shelf Transect (Sites 1100, 1102, and 1103) (PDFCited by)
Shipboard Scientific Party

Contents: Core Descriptions

Digital images and visual core descriptions (VCDs) are included in this section. VCDs, thin-section data tables, and smear-slide data tables are combined into one PDF file for each site.

Site 1095 
Visual Core Descriptions Smear Slides

Site 1096
Visual Core Descriptions Smear Slides

Site 1097
Visual Core Descriptions Smear Slides Thin Sections

Site 1098
Visual Core Descriptions Smear Slides

Site 1099
Visual Core Descriptions Smear Slides

Site 1100
Visual Core Descriptions

Site 1101
Visual Core Descriptions Smear Slides

Site 1102
Visual Core Descriptions

Site 1103
Visual Core Descriptions Smear Slides Thin Sections

Contents: ASCII Tables

The 178 Initial Reports volume contains ASCII versions of some of the data tables presented in the chapters and all of the smear-slide data tables presented in the Core Descriptions section (a complete list of ASCII tables are available to download).

Contents: Oversized Figure

Chapter 1, Appendix Figure 1. Seismic reflection profiles crossing sites drilled during Leg 178, with schematic maps showing profile locations.

Contents: QuickTime Video

The 178 Initial Reports volume contains a QuickTime video that is a camera survey of the shelf seabed close to Site 1102. The video can be launched through from LEG178.MOV. Note: QuickTime 4.0 software is provided on the CD but is only available for the Macintosh and PC platforms.

Contents: Drilling Location Maps

A site map showing the drilling locations for this leg and maps showing the drilling locations of all Ocean Drilling Program (ODP) and Deep Sea Drilling Project (DSDP) drilling sites are available.

ODP Leg 178 Site Map 
ODP Map (Legs 100178) (PDF)
DSDP Map (Legs 196) (PDF)

Contents: Related Leg Data

The Leg 178 Log and Core Data of depth-shifted and processed logging data and ODP core data (shipboard gamma-ray attenuation porosity evaluator, index properties, magnetic susceptibility, whole-core and split-core P-wave, natural gamma, and color reflectance) is also available. Contact the Data Librarian of the Ocean Drilling Program by e-mail at database@odpemail.tamu.edu. The logging data are provided by the Borehole Research Group at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Wireline Logging Operator for ODP.