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Appendix D. Deepwater Studies Program.

Active Studies [MMS Study Number] Deepwater Program: Understanding the Processes that Maintain the Oxygen Levels in the Deep Gulf of Mexico [85080]

Deepwater Program: Survey of Deepwater Currents in the Western Gulf of Mexico [71562]

Deepwater Program: Marathon - Case study (Numerical Modeling) (Subscription) [16073 B]

Deepwater Program: Conoco - Eddies (EJIP - data) (Membership) [16074 B]

Deepwater Program: Labor Migration and the Deepwater Oil Industry in Houma [16804 G]

Deepwater Program: Observation of Deepwater Manifestation of Loop Current Rings [16805 B]

Deepwater Program: Deepwater Currents at 92 W [16807 B]

Deepwater Program: An Analysis of the Socioeconomic Effects of OCS Activities on Ports and Surrounding Areas in the Gulf of Mexico Region [19957 G]

Deepwater Program: Labor Migration and the Deepwater Oil Industry [19958 G]

Deepwater Program: Potential Spatial and Temporal Vulnerability of Pelagic Fish Assemblages in the Gulf of Mexico to Surface Oil Spills Associated with Deepwater Petroleum Development [19962 M]

Deepwater Program: Assessing and Monitoring Industry Labor Needs [30898 G]

Deepwater Program: Benefits and Burdens of OCS Deepwater Activities on Selected Communities and Local Public Institutions [30899 G]

Deepwater Program: Development of a Deepwater Environmental Data Model [30917 I]

Deepwater Program: OCS-Related Infrastructure in the Gulf of Mexico [30955 G]

Deepwater Program: Northern Gulf of Mexico Continental Slope Habitats and Benthic Ecology [30991 C]

Deepwater Program: Study of Subsurface, High-Speed Current Jets in the Deep Water Region of the Gulf of Mexico [31026 B]

Deepwater Program: Analysis and Validation of a Mechanism that Generates Strong Mid-depth Currents and a Deep Cyclone Gyre in the Gulf of Mexico [31027 B]

Deepwater Program: Modeling and Data-Analysis of Subsurface Currents on the Northern Gulf of Mexico Slope and Rise: Effects of Topographic Rossby Waves and Eddy-Slope Interaction [31028 B]

Deepwater Program: Cross-Shelf Exchange Processes and the Deep-Water Circulation of the Gulf of Mexico: The Dynamical Effects of Submarine Canyons and the Interactions of Loop Current Eddies with Topography [31029 B]

Deepwater Program: Effects of Oil and Gas Exploration and Development at Selected Continental Slope Sites in the Gulf of Mexico [31034 E]

Deepwater Program: Joint Industry Project, Gulf of Mexico Comprehensive Synthetic Based Muds Monitoring Program [31069 E]

Deepwater Program: Supply Logistics of OCS Oil and Gas Development in the Gulf of Mexico Evaluation of Technological and Economic Parameters of Ports as Supply and Manufacturing Bases [31154 G]

Deepwater Program: The Technology and Economics of Deepwater Production Projects [31019 G]

Deepwater Program: Exploratory Study of Deepwater Currents in the Gulf of Mexico [31152 B]


Completed Studies [MMS Study Number]

Deepwater Program: The Fate and Effects of Synthetic-Based Drilling Fluids and Associated Cuttings Discharged into the Marine Environment [15240E]. Report Number 2000-064 - Environmental Impacts of Synthetic-Based Drilling Fluids

Deepwater Program: Workshop for Modeling Demographic and Socioeconomic Change in Local Coastal Areas in the Gulf of Mexico Region [19959 G]

Deepwater Program: Literature Review: Environmental Risks of Chemical Products Used in Deepwater Oil & Gas Operations [30900 E]. Report Number 2001-011 - Deepwater Program: Literature Review, Environmental Risks of Chemical Products Used in Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Oil and Gas Operations, Volume I: Technical Report, and Report Number 2001-012, Deepwater Program: Literature Review, Environmental Risks of Chemical Products Used in Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Oil and Gas Operations, Volume II: Appendices

Deepwater Program: Deepwater Physical Oceanography Reanalysis and Synthesis of Historical Data [30910 B]. Report Number 2001-064 - Deepwater Physical Oceanography Reanalysis and Synthesis of Historical Data: Synthesis Report

Deepwater Program: Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Information Resources Data Search and Literature Synthesis [30916 I]. Report Number 2000-049 - Deepwater Gulf of Mexico Environmental and Socioeconomic Data Search and Literature Synthesis, Volume I: Technical Narrative and Report Number 2000-050 - Deepwater Gulf of Mexico Environmental and Socioeconomic Data Search and Literature Synthesis, Volume II: Annotated Bibliography

Deepwater Program: Assessment and Reduction of Taxonomic Error in Benthic Macrofauna Surveys: An Initial Program Focused on Shelf and Slope Polychaete Worms [16801 C]. Report Number 2003- 065, Preparation of an Interactive Key for Northern Gulf of Mexico Polychaete Taxonomy Employing the DELTA/INTKEY System

Deepwater Program: Summary of the Northern Gulf of Mexico Continental Slope Studies [17037 C]. Report Number 2003-072, Selected Aspects of the Ecology of the Continental Slope Fauna of the Gulf of Mexico: A Synopsis of the Northern Gulf of Mexico Continental Slope Study, 1983-1988

Deepwater Program: Offshore Petroleum Platforms: Functional Significance for Larval Fish Across Longitudinal and Latitudinal Gradients [19961 M]. Report Number 2002-078, Offshore Petroleum Platforms: Functional Significance for Larval Fish Across Longitudinal and Latitudinal Gradients

Deepwater Program: Bluewater Fishing and Deepwater OCS Activity: Interactions Between the Fishing and Petroleum Industries in Deepwaters of the Gulf of Mexico [31011 M]. Report Number 2002-078,

Deepwater Program: Bluewater Fishing and Deepwater OCS Activity, Interactions Between the Fishing and Petroleum Industries in Deepwaters of the Gulf of Mexico Study in the Procurement Process

Deepwater Program: Survey of Deepwater Currents in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico

All reports are available at our web site:
http://www.gomr.mms.gov/homepg/regulate/environ/deepenv.html.




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