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Fiscal Year 2018
Cont. #: 4678
Baker, E.T., S.L. Walker, J.A. Resing, W.W. Chadwick, Jr., S.G. Merle, M.O. Anderson, D.A. Butterfield, N.J. Buck, and S. Michael (2017): The effect of arc proximity on hydrothermal activity along spreading centers: New evidence from the Mariana back-arc (12.7°–18.3°N). Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 18(11), 4211–4228, doi: 10.1002/2017GC007234.
Cont. #: 4629
Fortunato, C.S., B. Larson, D.A. Butterfield, and J.A. Huber (2017): Spatially distinct, temporally stable microbial populations mediate biogeochemical cycling at and below the seafloor in hydrothermal vent fluids. Environ. Microbiol., doi: 10.1111/1462-2920.14011.
Fiscal Year 2017
Cont. #: 4621
Anderson, M.O., W.W. Chadwick, Jr., M.D. Hannington, S.G. Merle, J.A. Resing, E.T. Baker, D.A. Butterfield, S.L. Walker, and N. Augustin (2017): Geological interpretation of volcanism and segmentation of the Mariana back-arc spreading center between 12.7°N and 18.3°N. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 18(6), 2240–2274, doi: 10.1002/2017GC006813.
Cont. #: 4624
Hager, K.W., H. Fullerton, D.A. Butterfield, and C.L. Moyer (2017): Community structure of lithotrophically driven microbial mats from the Mariana arc and back-arc. Front. Microbiol., 8, 1578, doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.01578, Open Access.
Cont. #: 4530
Love, B., M. Lilley, D. Butterfield, E. Olson, and B. Larson (2017): Rapid variations in fluid chemistry constrain hydrothermal phase separation at the Main Endeavour Field. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 18(2), 531–543, doi: 10.1002/2016GC006550.
Fiscal Year 2016
Cont. #: 4257
Hawkes, J.A., P.E. Rossel, A. Stubbins, D.A. Butterfield, D.P. Connelly, E.P. Achterberg, A. Koschinsky, V. Chavagnac, C.T. Hansen, W. Bach, and T. Dittmar (2015): Efficient removal of recalcitrant deep-ocean dissolved organic matter during hydrothermal circulation. Nature Geosci., 8, 856–860, doi: 10.1038/ngeo2543.
Cont. #: 4399
Jamieson, J.W., M.D. Hannington, M.K. Tivey, T. Hansteen, N.M.-B. Williamson, M. Stewart, J. Fietzke, D.A. Butterfield, M. Frische, L. Allen, B. Cousens, and J. Langer (2016): Precipitation and growth of barite within hydrothermal vent deposits from the Endeavour Segment, Juan de Fuca Ridge. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 173, 64–85, doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2015.10.021.
Cont. #: 4423
Lin, T.J., H.C. Ver Eecke, E.A. Breves, M.D. Dyar, J.W. Jamieson, M.D. Hannington, H. Dahle, J.L. Bishop, M.D. Lane, D.A. Butterfield, D.S. Kelley, M.D. Lilley, J.A. Baross, and J.F. Holden (2016): Linkages between mineralogy, fluid chemistry, and microbial communities within hydrothermal chimneys from the Endeavor Segment, Juan de Fuca Ridge. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 17(2), 300–323, doi: 10.1002/2015GC006091.
Cont. #: 4356
Stewart, L.C., J.G. Llewellyn, D.A. Butterfield, M.D. Lilley, and J.F. Holden (2016): Hydrogen and thiosulfate limits for growth of a thermophilic, autotrophic Desulfurobacterium species from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent. Environ. Microbiol., 8, 196–200, doi: 10.1111/1758-2229.12368.
Cont. #: 4493
Topçuoğlu, B.D., L.C. Stewart, H.G. Morison, D.A. Butterfield, J.A. Huber, and J.F. Holden (2016): Hydrogen limitation and syntrophic growth among natural assemblages of thermophilic methanogens at deep-sea hydrothermal vents. Front. Microbiol., 7, 1240, doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.01240, Published online at Frontiers.
Fiscal Year 2015
Cont. #: 3856
Baumberger, T., M.D. Lilley, J.A. Resing, J.E. Lupton, E.T. Baker, D.A. Butterfield, E.J. Olson, and G.L. Früh-Green (2014): Understanding a submarine eruption through time series hydrothermal plume sampling of dissolved and particulate constituents: West Mata, 2008-2012. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 15(12), 4631–4650, doi: 10.1002/2014GC005460.
Cont. #: 4107
Bourbonnais, A., S.K. Juniper, D.A. Butterfield, R.E. Anderson, and M.F. Lehmann (2014): Diversity and abundance of Bacteria and nirS-encoding denitrifiers associated with the Juan de Fuca Ridge hydrothermal system. Ann. Microbiol., 64(4), 1691–1705, doi: 10.1007/s13213-014-0813-3.
Cont. #: 4158
de Ronde, C.E.J., J.R. Hein, and D.A. Butterfield (2014): Metallogenesis and Mineralization of Intraoceanic Arcs II: The Aeolian, Izu-Bonin, Mariana, and Kermadec Arcs, and the Manus Backarc Basin)—Introduction. Econ. Geol., 109, 2073–2077, doi: 10.2113/econgeo.109.8.2073.
Cont. #: 4224
Lupton, J., K.H. Rubin, R. Arculus, M. Lilley, D. Butterfield, J. Resing, E. Baker, and R. Embley (2015): Helium isotope, C/3He, and Ba-Nb-Ti signatures in the northern Lau Basin: Distinguishing arc, back-arc, and hotspot affinities. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 16(4), 1133–1155, doi: 10.1002/2014GC005625.
Fiscal Year 2014
Cont. #: 3920
Chadwick, W., D. Clague, R. Embley, M. Perfit, D. Butterfield, D. Caress, J. Paduan, P. Sasnett, S. Merle, and A. Bobbitt (2014): Interpreted outlines of the 1998 lava flows and eruptive fissures at Axial Seamount, Juan de Fuca Ridge (investigator William Chadwick). Integrated Earth Data Applications (IEDA),, doi: 10.1594/IEDA/321222, Data product at
Cont. #: 3964
Chadwick, Jr., W.W., D.A. Clague, R.W. Embley, M.R. Perfit, D.A. Butterfield, D.W. Caress, J.B. Paduan, J.F. Martin, P. Sasnett, S.G. Merle, and A.M. Bobbitt (2013): The 1998 eruption of Axial Seamount: New insights on submarine lava flow emplacement from high-resolution mapping. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 14(10), 3939–3968, doi: 10.1002/ggge.20202.
Cont. #: 3993
Clague, D.A., B.M. Dreyer, J.B. Paduan, J.F. Martin, W.W. Chadwick, Jr., D.W. Caress, R.A. Portner, T.P. Guilderson, M.L. McGann, H. Thomas, D.A. Butterfield, and R.W. Embley (2013): Geologic history of the summit of Axial Seamount, Juan de Fuca Ridge. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 14(10), 4403–4443, doi: 10.1002/ggge.20240.
Cont. #: 4124
Ver Eecke, H.C., N.H. Akerman, J.A. Huber, D.A. Butterfield, and J.F. Holden (2013): Growth kinetics and energetics of a deep-sea hyperthermophilic methanogen under varying environmental conditions. Environ. Microbiol. Reports, 5(5), 665–671, doi: 10.1111/1758-2229.12065.
Fiscal Year 2013
Cont. #: 3984
Akerman, N.H., D.A. Butterfield, and J.A. Huber (2013): Phylogenetic diversity and functional gene patterns of sulfur-oxidizing subseafloor Epsilonproteobacteria in diffuse hydrothermal vent fluids. Frontiers in Microbiology, 4, 185, doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2013.00185.
Cont. #: 3835
Bourbonnais, A., S.K. Juniper, D.A. Butterfield, A. Devol, M.M.M. Kuypers, G. Lavik, S.J. Hallam, B.X. Chang, C. Wenk, S. Murdock, and M.F. Lehmann (2012): Activity and abundance of denitryfyining bacteria in the subsurface biosphere of diffuse hydrothermal vents of the Juan de Fuca Ridge.. Biogeosciences, 9(11), 4661-4678, doi: 10.5194/bg-9-4661-2012.
Cont. #: 3851
de Ronde, C.E.J., D.A. Butterfield, and M.I. Leybourne (2012): Metallogenesis and mineralization of intraoceanic arcs I: Kermadec arc—Introduction. Econ. Geol., 107, 1521–1525 (Society of Economic Geologists, 7811 Shaffer Parkway, Littleton, CO 80127 USA), doi: 10.2113/econgeo.107.8.1521.
Cont. #: 3897
Lang, S.Q., G.L. Fruh-Green, S.M. Bernasconi, and D.A. Butterfield (2013): Sources of organic nitrogen at the serpentinite-hosted Lost City hydrothermal field. Geobiology, 11(2), 154–169, doi: 10.1111/gbi.12026.
Cont. #: 3715
Leybourne, M.I., U. Schwarz-Schampera, C.E.J. de Ronde, E.T. Baker, K. Faure, S.L. Walker, D.A. Butterfield, J.A. Resing, J.E. Lupton, M.D. Hannington, H.L. Gibson, G.J. Massoth, R.W. Embley, W.W. Chadwick, Jr., M.R. Clark, C. Timm, I.J. Graham, and I.C. Wright (2012): Submarine magmatic-hydrothermal systems at the Monowai Volcanic Center, Kermadec Arc. Econ. Geol., 107, 1669–1694 (Society of Economic Geologists, 7811 Shaffer Parkway, Littleton, CO 80127 USA), doi: 10.2113/econgeo.107.8.1669.
Fiscal Year 2012
Cont. #: 3749
Bourbonnais, A., M.F. Lehmann, D.A. Butterfield, and S.K. Juniper (2012): Subseafloor nitrogen transformations in diffuse hydrothermal vent fluids of the Juan de Fuca Ridge evidenced by the isotopic composition of nitrate and ammonium. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 13, Q02T01, doi: 10.1029/2011GC003863.
Cont. #: 3782
Chadwick, Jr., W.W., S.L. Nooner, D.A. Butterfield, and M.D. Lilley (2012): Seafloor deformation and forecasts of the April 2011 eruption at Axial Seamount. Nature Geosci., 5(7), 474–477, doi: 10.1038/ngeo1464.
Cont. #: 3793
Dziak, R.P., J.H. Haxel, D.R. Bohnenstiehl, W.W. Chadwick, Jr., S.L. Nooner, M.J. Fowler, H. Matsumoto, and D.A.. Butterfield (2012): Seismic precursors and magma ascent before the April 2011 eruption at Axial Seamount. Nature Geosci., 5(7), 478–482, doi: 10.1038/ngeo1490.
Cont. #: 3727
Lang, S.Q., G.L. Früh-Green, S.M. Bernasconi, M.D. Lilley, G. Proskurowski, S. Méhay, and D.A. Butterfield (2012): Microbial utilization of abiogenic hydrogen and carbon in a serpentinite-hosted system. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 92, 82–99, doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2012.06.006.
Cont. #: 3644
Resing, J.A., K.H. Rubin, R.W. Embley, J.E. Lupton, E.T. Baker, R.P. Dziak, T. Baumberger, M. Lilley, J. Huber, T. Shank, D.A. Butterfield, D. Clague, N. Keller, S. Merle, N. Buck, P. Michael, A. Soule, D. Caress, S.L. Walker, R. Davis, J. Cowen, A.-L. Reysenbach, and H. Thomas (2011): Active submarine eruption of boninite in the northeastern Lau Basin. Nature Geosci., 4, 799–806, doi: 10.1038/NGEO1275.
Cont. #: 3639
Shamberger, K.E.F., R.A. Feely, C.L. Sabine, M.J. Atkinson, E.H. DeCarlo, F.T. Mackenzie, P.S Drupp, and D.A. Butterfield (2011): Calcification and organic production on a Hawaiian coral reef. Mar. Chem., 127(1–4), 64–75, doi: 10.1016/j.marchem.2011.08.003.
Cont. #: 3797
Ver Eecke, H.C., D.A. Butterfield, J.A. Huber, M.D. Lilley, E.J. Olson, K.K. Roe, L.J. Evans, A.Y. Merkel, H.V. Cantin, and J.F. Holden (2012): Hydrogen-limited growth of hyperthermophilic methanogens at deep-sea hydrothermal vents. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., 109(34), 13674–13679, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1206632109.
Fiscal Year 2011
Cont. #: 3498
Butterfield, D.A., K. Nakamura, B. Takano, M.D. Lilley, J.E. Lupton, J.A. Resing, and K.K. Roe (2011): High SO2 flux, sulfur accumulation, and gas fractionation at an erupting submarine volcano. Geology, 39(9), 803–806, doi: 10.1130/G31901.1.
Cont. #: 3664
De Ronde, C.E.J., G.J. Massoth, D.A. Butterfield, B.W. Christenson, J. Ishibashi, R.G. Ditchburn, M.D. Hannington, R.L. Brathwaite, J.E. Lupton, V.S. Kamenetsky, I.J. Graham, G.F. Zellmer, R.P. Dziak, R.W. Embley, V.M. Dekove, F. Munnik, J. Lahr, L.J. Evans, and K. Takai (2011): Submarine hydrothermal activity and gold-rich mineralization at Brothers Volcano, Kermadec Arc, New Zealand. Mineralium Deposita, 46(5–6), 541–584, doi: 10.1007/s00126-011-0345-8.
Cont. #: 3615
Hooft, E., H. Patel, W. Wilcock, K. Becker, D. Butterfield, E. Davis, R. Dziak, M. Lilley, P. McGill, D. Toomey, and D. Stakes (2010): A seismic swarm and regional hydrothermal and hydrological perturbations: the northern Endeavour segment, February 2005. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 11(12), Q12015, doi: 10.1029/2010GC003264.
Fiscal Year 2010
Cont. #: 3491
Chadwick, W.W., D.A. Butterfield, R.W. Embley, V. Tunnicliffe, J.A. Huber, S.L. Nooner, and D.A. Clague (2010): Spotlight 1: Axial Seamount. Oceanography, 23(1), 38–39, doi: 10.5670/oceanog.2010.73.
Cont. #: 3490
Chadwick, W.W., R.W. Embley, E.T. Baker, J.A. Resing, J.E. Lupton, K.V. Cashman, R.P. Dziak, V. Tunnicliffe, D.A. Butterfield, and Y. Tamura (2010): Spotlight 10: Northwest Rota-1 Seamount. Oceanography, 23(1), 182-183, doi: 10.5670/oceanog.2010.82.
Cont. #: 3542
Huber, J.A., H.V. Cantin, S.M. Huse, D.B.M. Welch, M.L. Sogin, and D.A. Butterfield (2010): Isolated communities of Epsilonproteobacteria in hydrothermal vent fluids of the Mariana Arc seamounts. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol., 73(3), 538–549, doi: 10.1111/j.1574-6941.2010.00910.x.
Cont. #: 3223
Lang, S.Q., D.A. Butterfield, M. Schulte, D.S. Kelley, and M.D. Lilley (2010): Elevated concentrations of formate, acetate and dissolved organic carbon found at the Lost City hydrothermal field. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 74(3), 941–952, doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2009.10.045.
Cont. #: 3237
Opatkiewicz, A.D., D.A. Butterfield, and J.A. Baross (2009): Individual hydrothermal vents at Axial Seamount harbor distinct subseafloor microbial communities. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol., 70(3), 413–424, doi: 10.1111/j.1574-6941.2009.00747.x.
Fiscal Year 2009
Cont. #: 3311
Fontaine, F.J., W.S.D. Wilcock, D.E. Foustoukos, and D.A. Butterfield (2009): A Si-Cl geothermobarometer for the reaction zone of high-temperature, basaltic-hosted mid-ocean ridge hydrothermal systems. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 10(5), Q05009, doi: 10.1029/2009GC002407.
Cont. #: 2745
Marcus, J., V. Tunnicliffe, and D.A. Butterfield (2009): Post-eruption succession of macrofaunal communities at diffuse flow hydrothermal vents on Axial Volcano, Juan de Fuca Ridge, Northeast Pacific. Deep-Sea Res. II, 56(19–20), 1586–1598, doi: 10.1016/j.dsr2.2009.05.004.
Cont. #: 3088
Pester, N.J., D.A. Butterfield, D.I. Foustoukos, K.K. Roe, K. Ding, T.M. Shank, and W.E. Seyfried, Jr. (2008): The chemistry of diffuse-flow vent fluids on the Galapagos Rift (86°W): Temporal variability and subseafloor phase equilibria controls. In Magma to Microbe: Modeling Hydrothermal Processes at Oceanic Spreading Centers, AGU Geophysical Monograph 178, 123–144.
Cont. #: 3186
Resing, J.A., E.T. Baker, J.E. Lupton, S.L. Walker, D.A. Butterfield, G.J. Massoth, and K.-I. Nakamura (2009): Chemistry of hydrothermal plumes above submarine volcanoes of the Mariana Arc. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 10(2), Q02009, doi: 10.1029/2008GC002141.
Cont. #: 3286
Tunnicliffe, V., K.T.A. Davies, D.A. Butterfield, R.W. Embley, J.M. Rose, and W.W. Chadwick, Jr. (2009): Survival of mussels in extremely acidic waters on a submarine volcano. Nature Geosci., 2, 344–348, doi: 10.1038/ngeo500.
Fiscal Year 2008
Cont. #: 3162
Embley, R.W., E.T. Baker, D.A. Butterfield, W.W. Chadwick, Jr., J.E. Lupton, J.A. Resing, C.E.J. de Ronde, K.-I. Nakamura, V. Tunnicliffe, J.F. Dower, and S.G. Merle (2007): Exploring the submarine ring of fire: Mariana Arc—Western Pacific. Oceanography, 20(4), 68–79, doi: 10.5670/oceanog.2007.07.
Cont. #: 3047
Huber, J.A., D.B.M. Welch, H.G. Morrison, S.M. Huse, P.R. Neal, D.A. Butterfield, and M.L. Sogin (2007): Microbial population structures in the deep marine biosphere. Science, 318(5847), 97–100, doi: 10.1126/science.1146689.
Cont. #: 3049
Kadko, D., K. Gronvold, and D. Butterfield (2007): Application of radium isotopes to determine crustal residence times of hydrothermal fluids from two sites on the Reykjanes Peninsula, Iceland. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 71(24), 6019–6029, doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2007.09.018.
Cont. #: 3148
Lupton, J., M. Lilley, D. Butterfield, L. Evans, R. Embley, G. Massoth, B. Christenson, K.-I. Nakamura, and M. Schmidt (2008): Venting of a separate CO2-rich gas phase from submarine arc volcanoes: Examples from the Mariana and Tonga-Kermadec arcs. J. Geophys. Res., 113, B08S12, doi: 10.1029/2007JB005467.
Cont. #: 2987
Sharma, M., E. Rosenberg, and D. Butterfield (2007): Search for the proverbial mantle osmium sources to the oceans: Hydrothermal alteration of mid-ocean ridge basalt. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 71(19), 4655-4667, doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2007.06.062.
Fiscal Year 2007
Cont. #: 3002
Carney, S.L., J.F. Flores, K.M. Orobona, D.A. Butterfield, C.R. Fisher, and S.W. Schaeffer (2007): Environmental differences in hemoglobin gene expression in the hydrothermal vent tubework, Ridgeia piscesae. Comp. Biochem. Physiol. Part B, 146(2), 326–337, doi: 10.1016/j.cbpb.2006.11.002.
Cont. #: 3050
Fontaine, F.J., W.S.D. Wilcock, and D.A. Butterfield (2007): Physical controls on the salinity of mid-ocean ridge hydrothermal vent fluids. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett, 257(1–2), 132–145, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2007.02.027.
Cont. #: 2797
Huber, J.A., D.A. Butterfield, and J.A. Baross (2006): Diversity and distribution of subseafloor Thermococcales populations in diffuse hydrothermal vents at an active deep-sea volcano in the northeast Pacific Ocean. J. Geophys. Res., 111, G04016, doi: 10.1029/2005JG000097.
Cont. #: 3048
Kelly, N., A. Metaxas, and D.A. Butterfield (2007): Spatial and temporal patterns of colonization by deep-sea hydrothermal vent invertebrates on the Juan de Fuca Ridge, NE Pacific. Aquat. Biol., 1, 1–16, doi: 10.3354/ab00001.
Cont. #: 2999
Nielsen, S.G., M. Rehkämper, D.A.H. Teagle, D.A. Butterfield, J.C. Alt, and A.N. Halliday (2006): Hydrothermal fluid fluxes calculated from the isotopic mass balance of thallium in the ocean crust. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 251(1–2), 120–133, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2006.09.002.
Fiscal Year 2006
Cont. #: 2893
Embley, R.W., W.W. Chadwick, Jr., E.T. Baker, D.A. Butterfield, J.A. Resing, C.E.J. de Ronde, V. Tunnicliffe, J.E. Lupton, S.K. Juniper, K.H. Rubin, R.J. Stern, G.T. Lebon, K.-I. Nakamura, S.G. Merle, J.R. Hein, D.A. Wiens, and Y. Tamura (2006): Long-term eruptive activity at a submarine arc volcano. Nature, 441(7092), 494–497, doi: 10.1038/nature04762.
Cont. #: 2851
Hey, R.N., G.J. Massoth, R.C. Vrijenhoek, P.A. Rona, J. Lupton, and D.A. Butterfield (2006): Hydrothermal vent geology and biology at Earth’s fastest spreading rates. Mar. Geophys. Res., 27(2), 137–153, doi: 10.1007/s11001-005-1887-x.
Cont. #: 2742
Huber, J.A., H.P. Johnson, D.A. Butterfield, and J.A. Baross (2006): Microbial life in ridge flank crustal fluids. Environ. Microbiol., 8(1), 88–99, doi: 10.1111/j.1462-2920.2005.00872.x.
Cont. #: 2781
Lang, S.Q., D.A. Butterfield, M.D. Lilley, H.P. Johnson, and J.I. Hedges (2006): Dissolved organic carbon in ridge-axis and ridge-flank hydrothermal systems. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 70(15), 3830–3842, doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2006.04.031.
Cont. #: 2973
Ludwig, K., D.S. Kelley, D.A. Butterfield, B.K. Nelson, and G. Früh-Green (2006): Formation and evolution of carbonate chimneys at the Lost City Hydrothermal Field. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 70(14), 3625–3645, doi: 10.1016/j.gca.2006.04.016.
Cont. #: 2843
Lupton, J., D. Butterfield, M. Lilley, L. Evans, K.-I. Nakamura, W. Chadwick, Jr., J. Resing, R. Embley, E. Olson, G. Proskurowski, E. Baker, C. de Ronde, K. Roe, R. Greene, G. Lebon, and C. Young (2006): Submarine venting of liquid carbon dioxide on a Mariana Arc volcano. Geochem. Geophys. Geosyst., 7, Q08007, doi: 10.1029/2005GC001152.
Fiscal Year 2005
Cont. #: 2723
Kelley, D.S., J.A. Karson, G.L. Früh-Green, D. Yoerger, T.M. Shank, D.A. Butterfield, J.M. Hayes, M.O. Schrenk, E. Olson, G. Proskurowski, M. Jakuba, A. Bradley, B. Larson, K. Ludwig, D. Glickson, K. Buckman, A.S. Bradley, B. Brazelton, K. Roe, M.J. Elend, A. Delacour, S.M. Bernasconi, M.D. Lilley, J.A. Baross, R.E. Summons, and S.P. Sylva (2005): A serpentinite-hosted ecosystem: The Lost City hydrothermal field. Science, 307(5714), 1434–1440, doi: 10.1126/science.1102556.
Fiscal Year 2004
Cont. #: 2461
Butterfield, D.A., K.K. Roe, M.D. Lilley, J. Huber, J.A. Baross, R.W. Embley, and G.J. Massoth (2004): Mixing, reaction and microbial activity in sub-seafloor revealed by temporal and spatial variation in diffuse flow vents at Axial Volcano. In The Subseafloor Biosphere at Mid-Ocean Ridges, W.S.D. Wilcock, E.F. DeLong, D.S. Kelley, J.A. Baross, and S.C. Cary (eds.), Geophys. Monogr. Ser., Vol. 144, AGU, 269–289.
Cont. #: 2536
Shank, T., D. Fornari, D. Yoerger, S. Humphris, A. Bradley, S. Hammond, J. Lupton, D. Scheirer, R. Collier, A.L. Reysenbach, K. Ding, W. Seyfried, D. Butterfield, E. Olson, M. Lilley, N. Ward, and J. Eisen (2003): Deep submergence synergy: Alvin and ABE explore the Galápagos Rift at 86°W. Eos Trans. AGU, 84(41), 425-440, doi: 10.1029/2003EO410001.
Fiscal Year 2003
Cont. #: 2575
Butterfield, D., and D. Kelley (2003): Update on the Endeavour Ridge 2000 Integrated Studies site. Ridge 2000 Events, 1(1), 4, 8–10.
Cont. #: 2462
Butterfield, D.A., Y. Fouquet, M. Halbach, P.E. Halbach, S.E. Humphris, M.D. Lilley, V. Lüders, S. Petersen, W.E. Seyfried, Jr., M. Shimizu, and M.K. Tivey (2003): Group Report: How can we describe the fluid-mineral processes and the related energy and material fluxes? In Energy and Mass Transfer in Submarine Hydrothermal Systems, P.E. Halbach, V. Tunnicliffe, and J. Hein (eds.), Dahlem Workshop Report Volume 89, Free University of Berlin, Berlin, 183–209.
Cont. #: 2402
Butterfield, D.A., W.E. Seyfried, Jr., and M.D. Lilley (2003): Composition and evolution of hydrothermal fluids. In Energy and Mass Transfer in Submarine Hydrothermal Systems, P.E. Halbach, V. Tunnicliffe, and J. Hein (eds.), Dahlem Workshop Report Volume 89, Free University of Berlin, Berlin, 123–161.
Cont. #: 2325
Cowen, J.P., S.J. Giovannoni, F. Kenig, H.P. Johnson, D.A. Butterfield, M.S. Rappe, M. Hutnak, and P. Lam (2003): Fluids from aging ocean crust that support microbial life. Science, 299, 120–123, doi: 10.1126/science.1075653.
Cont. #: 2568
Früh-Green, G.L., D.S. Kelley, S.M. Bernasconi, J.A. Karson, K.A. Ludwig, D.A. Butterfield, C. Boschi, and G. Proskurowski (2003): 30,000 years of hydrothermal activity at Lost City vent field. Science, 301(5630), 495–498, doi: 10.1126/science.1085582.
Cont. #: 2530
Huber, J.A., D.A. Butterfield, and J.A. Baross (2003): Bacterial diversity in a subseafloor habitat following a deep-sea volcanic eruption. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol., 43(3), 393–409, doi: 10.1111/j.1574-6941.2003.tb01080.x.
Cont. #: 2507
Lilley, M.D., D.A. Butterfield, J.E. Lupton, and E.J. Olson (2003): Magmatic events can produce rapid changes in hydrothermal vent chemistry. Nature, 422(6934), 878–881, doi: 10.1038/nature01569.
Cont. #: 2531
Mehta, M.P., D.A. Butterfield, and J.A. Baross (2003): Phylogenetic diversity of nitrogenase (nifH) genes in deep sea and hydrothermal vent environments of the Juan de Fuca Ridge. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 69(2), 960–970, doi: 10.1128/AEM.69.2.960-970.2003.
Fiscal Year 2002
Cont. #: 1962
Butterfield, D.A., B.K. Nelson, C.G. Wheat, M.J. Mottl, and K.K. Roe (2001): Evidence for basaltic Sr in midocean ridge-flank hydrothermal systems and implications for the global oceanic Sr isotope balance. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 65(22), 4141–4153, doi: 10.1016/S0016-7037(01)00712-8.
Cont. #: 2401
Huber, J.A., D.A. Butterfield, and J.A. Baross (2002): Temporal changes in archaeal diversity and chemistry in a mid-ocean ridge subseafloor habitat. Appl. Environ. Microbiol., 68(4), 1585–1594, doi: 10.1128/AEM.68.4.1585-1594.2002.
Fiscal Year 2001
Cont. #: 2316
Chadwick, W., E. Baker, D. Butterfield, P. Canales, S. Carbotte, D. Caress, D. Chadwell, R. Detrick, J. Diebold, A. Harding, J. Hildebrand, H. Jannasch, K. Johnson, G. Kent, R. Koski, J. Morton, W. Normark, M. Perfit, C. Reiss, G. Sasagawa, M. Smith, F. Spiess, D. Stakes, M.A. Tivey, S. Tucker, G. Wheat, and M. Zumberge (2001): The RIDGE seafloor observatory at the Cleft Segment: Investigation of linkages between geodetic, geophysical, geochemical, and water column processes. RIDGE Events, 11(1), February 2001, 18–24.
Cont. #: 2398
Kelley, D., J. Karson, D. Blackman, G. Früh-Green, D. Butterfield, M. Lilley, M. Schrenk, E. Olson, K. Roe, J. Lebon, and Shipboard Scientific Party (2001): Discovery of Lost City: An off-axis, peridotite-hosted, hydrothermal field near 30°N on the mid-Atlantic Ridge. RIDGE Events, 11(2), June 2001, 3–9.
Cont. #: 2310
Kelley, D.S., J.A. Karson, D.K. Blackman, G.L. Früh-Green, D.A. Butterfield, M.D. Lilley, E.J. Olson, M.O. Schrenk, K.K. Roe, G.T. Lebon, P. Rivizzigno, J. Cann, and AT3-60 Shipboard Party (2001): An off-axis hydrothermal vent field near the Mid-Atlantic Ridge at 30°N. Nature, 412, 145–149, doi: 10.1038/35084000.
Cont. #: 2219
Tivey, M.K., K. Bemis, A.M. Bradley, D. Butterfield, J.R. Delaney, K. Ding, R.P. Dziak, C. Fisher, C.G. Fox, S. Hautala, D. Jackson, H.W. Jannasch, H.P. Johnson, C. Jones, S.K. Juniper, D.S. Kelley, D. Kadko, M. Lilley, R.E. McDuff, P. Rona, J. Sarrazin, A. Schultz, W.E. Seyfried, Jr., R.E. Thomson, C.G. Wheat, W.S.D. Wilcock, D. Wright, and D. Yoerger (2001): The RIDGE Endeavour Segment seafloor observatory: Recent successes and an overview of coordinated experiments for Y2K. RIDGE Events, 11(1), February 2001, 10–17.
Fiscal Year 2000
Cont. #: 2042
Butterfield, D.A. (2000): Deep ocean hydrothermal vents. In Encyclopedia of Volcanoes, Academic Press, 857–875.
Cont. #: 2103
Sharma, M., G.J. Wasserburg, A.W. Hofmann, and D.A. Butterfield (2000): Osmium isotopes in hydrothermal fluids from the Juan de Fuca Ridge. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 179(1), 139–152, doi: 10.1016/S0012-821X(00)00099-6.
Fiscal Year 1999
Cont. #: 1896
Embley, R.W., J.E. Lupton, G. Massoth, T. Urabe, V. Tunnicliffe, D.A. Butterfield, T. Shibata, O. Okano, M. Kinoshita, and K. Fujioka (1998): Geologic, chemical, and biologic evidence for recent volcanism at 17.5°S: East Pacific Rise. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 163, 131–147, doi: 10.1016/S0012-821X(98)00181-2.
Fiscal Year 1998
Cont. #: 1973
Delaney, J.R., D.S. Kelley, M.D. Lilley, D.A. Butterfield, J.A. Baross, W.S.D. Wilcock, R.W. Embley, and M. Summit (1998): The quantum event of oceanic crustal accretion: Impacts of diking at mid-ocean ridges. Science, 281(5374), 222–230, doi: 10.1126/science.281.5374.222.
Cont. #: 1985
Delaney, J.R., D.S. Kelley, M.D. Lilley, D.A. Butterfield, R.E. McDuff, J.A. Baross, J.W. Deming, H.P. Johnson, and V. Robigou (1998): The Endeavour hydrothermal system I: Cellular circulation above an active cracking front yields large sulfide structures, "fresh" vent water, and hyperthermophilic archaea. RIDGE Events, 8(2), 11–19.
Cont. #: 1855
Kadko, D., and D. Butterfield (1998): The relationship of hydrothermal fluid composition and crustal residence time to maturity of vent fields on the Juan de Fuca Ridge. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 62(9), 1521–1534, doi: 10.1016/S0016-7037(98)00088-X.
Cont. #: 1721
Tunnicliffe, V., R.W. Embley, J.F. Holden, D.A. Butterfield, G.J. Massoth, and S.K. Juniper (1997): Biological colonization of new hydrothermal vents following an eruption on Juan de Fuca Ridge. Deep-Sea Res. Pt. I, 44(9–10), 1627–1644, doi: 10.1016/S0967-0637(97)00041-1.
Fiscal Year 1997
Cont. #: 1731
Butterfield, D.A., I.R. Jonasson, G.J. Massoth, R.A. Feely, K.K. Roe, R.E. Embley, J.F. Holden, R.E. McDuff, M.D. Lilley, and J.R. Delaney (1997): Seafloor eruptions and evolution of hydrothermal fluid chemistry. Philos. Trans. Roy. Soc. Lond. A, 355, 369–386, doi: 10.1098/rsta.1997.0013.
Cont. #: 1901
Delaney, J.R., D.S. Kelley, M.D. Lilley, D.A. Butterfield, R.E. McDuff, J.A. Baross, J.W. Deming, H.P. Johnson, and V. Robigou (1997): The Endeavour Hydrothermal System I: Cellular circulation above an active cracking front yields large sulfide structures, "fresh" vent water, and hyperthermophilic archaea. RIDGE Events, 8(2), July 1997, 11–19.
Fiscal Year 1995
Cont. #: 1447
Butterfield, D.A., R.E. McDuff, J.M. Franklin, and C.G. Wheat (1994): Geochemistry of hydrothermal fluids from Middle Valley, Juan de Fuca Ridge. Chapter 20 in Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results, 139, M.J. Mottl, E.E. Davis, A.T. Fisher, and J.F. Slack (eds.), College Station, TX, 395–410.
Cont. #: 1532
Embley, R.W., W.W. Chadwick, Jr., I.R. Jonasson, D.A. Butterfield, and E.T. Baker (1995): Initial results of a rapid response to the 1993 CoAxial event: Relationships between hydrothermal and volcanic processes. Geophys. Res. Lett., 22(2), 143–146, doi: 10.1029/94GL02281.
Cont. #: 1530
Lupton, J.E., E.T. Baker, G.J. Massoth, R.E. Thomson, B.J. Burd, D.A. Butterfield, R.W. Embley, and G.A. Cannon (1995): Variations in water-column 3He/heat ratios associated with the 1993 CoAxial event, Juan de Fuca Ridge. Geophys. Res. Lett., 22(2), 155–158, doi: 10.1029/94GL02797.
Cont. #: 1534
Massoth, G.J., E.T. Baker, R.A. Feely, D.A. Butterfield, R.E. Embley, J.E. Lupton, R.E. Thomson, and G.A. Cannon (1995): Observations of manganese and iron at CoAxial seafloor eruption site, Juan de Fuca Ridge. Geophys. Res. Lett., 22(2), 151–154, doi: 10.1029/94GL02662.
Fiscal Year 1994
Cont. #: 1417
Butterfield, D.A., and G.J. Massoth (1994): Geochemistry of north Cleft segment vent fluids: Temporal changes in chlorinity and their possible relation to recent volcanism. J. Geophys. Res., 99(B3), 4951–4968, doi: 10.1029/93JB02798.
Cont. #: 1416
Butterfield, D.A., R.E. McDuff, M.J. Mottl, M.D. Lilley, J.E. Lupton, and G.J. Massoth (1994): Gradients in the composition of hydrothermal fluids from the Endeavour Segment vent field: Phase separation and brine loss. J. Geophys. Res., 99(B5), 9561–9583, doi: 10.1029/93JB03132.
Cont. #: 1037
Massoth, G.J., E.T. Baker, J.E. Lupton, R.A. Feely, D.A. Butterfield, K.L. Von Damm, K.K. Roe, and G.T. Lebon (1994): Temporal and spatial variability of hydrothermal manganese and iron at Cleft Segment, Juan de Fuca Ridge. J. Geophys. Res., 99(B3), 4905–4923, doi: 10.1029/93JB02799.
Cont. #: 1443
Trefry, J.H., D.B. Butterfield, S. Metz, G.J. Massoth, R.P. Trocine, and R.A. Feely (1994): Trace metals in hydrothermal solutions from Cleft segment on the southern Juan de Fuca Ridge. J. Geophys. Res., 99(B3), 4925–4935, doi: 10.1029/93JB02108.
Cont. #: 1689
You, C.F., D.A. Butterfield, A.J. Spivack, J.M. Gieskes, T. Gamo, and A.J. Campbell (1994): Boron and halide systematics in submarine hydrothermal systems: Effects of phase separation and sedimentary contributions. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 123(1–3), 227–238, doi: 10.1016/0012-821X(94)90270-4.
Fiscal Year 1993
Cont. #: 1583
Lilley, M.D., D.A. Butterfield, E.J. Olson, J.E. Lupton, S.A. Macko, and R.E. McDuff (1993): Anomalous CH4 and NH4+ concentrations at an unsedimented mid-ocean-ridge hydrothermal system. Nature, 364, 45–47, doi: 10.1038/364045a0.
Cont. #: 1362
Mortlock, R.A., P.N. Froelich, R.A. Feely, G.J. Massoth, D.A. Butterfield, and J.E. Lupton (1993): Silica and germanium in Pacific Ocean hydrothermal vents and plumes. Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 119(3), 365–378, doi: 10.1016/0012-821X(93)90144-X.
Fiscal Year 1990
Cont. #: 1128
Butterfield, D.A., G.J. Massoth, R.E. McDuff, J.E. Lupton, and M.D. Lilley (1990): Geochemistry of hydrothermal fluids from Axial Seamount Hydrothermal Emissions Study Vent Field, Juan de Fuca Ridge: Subseafloor boiling and subsequent fluid-rock interaction. J. Geophys. Res., 95(B8), 12,895–12,921, doi: 10.1029/JB095iB08p12895.
Fiscal Year 1989
Cont. #: 1108
Massoth, G.J., D.A. Butterfield, J.E. Lupton, R.E. McDuff, M.D. Lilley, and I.R. Jonasson (1989): Submarine venting of phase-separated hydrothermal fluids at Axial Volcano, Juan de Fuca Ridge. Nature, 340(6236), 702–705, doi: 10.1038/340702a0.
Cont. #: 1011
Massoth, G.J., H.B. Milburn, S.R. Hammond, D.A. Butterfield, R.E. McDuff, and J.E. Lupton (1989): The geochemistry of submarine venting fluids at Axial Volcano, Juan de Fuca Ridge: New sampling methods and a VENTS Program rationale. In Global Venting, Midwater, and Benthic Ecological Processes, National Undersea Research Program Report 88-4, M.P. De Luca and I. Babb (eds.), 29–59.
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