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Böhlke, J.K., 1999, Mother Lode gold. In: Classic Cordilleran Concepts: A view from California, in Moores, E.M., Sloan, D., and Stout, D.L., eds., Geological Society of America Special Paper 338: Geological Society of America, p. 55-67.
Böhlke, J.K., and Irwin, J.J., 1992, Brine history indicated by argon, krypton, chlorine, bromine, and iodine analyses of fluid inclusions from the Pb-fluorite deposits at Hansonburg, New Mexico: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 110, p. 51-66.
Böhlke, J.K., and Irwin, J.J., 1992, Laser microprobe analyses of Cl, Br, I, and K in fluid inclusions: Implications for sources of salinity in some ancient hydrothermal fluids: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v. 56, p. 203-225.
Böhlke, J.K., and Irwin, J.J., 1992, Laser microprobe analyses of noble gas isotopes and halogens in fluid inclusions: Analyses of micro-standards and synthetic inclusions in quartz: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v. 56, p. 187-201.
Böhlke, J.K., and Shanks, W.C., III, 1994, O, H, and S isotope study of hydrothermal vents at Escanaba Trough, Observed and calculated effects of sediment-seawater interaction, in Morton, J.L., Zierenberg, R.A., and Reiss, C.A., eds., Geologic, Hydrothermal, and Biologic Studies at Escanaba Trough, Gorda Ridge, Offshore Northern California: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 2022, p. 223-239.
Coplen, T. B., 1971, Isotopic geochemistry of water from the Imperial Valley, in Rex and others, Geological Geophysical Geochemical Investigations of Geothermal Resources in the Imperial Valley of California: University of California, Riverside, p. 113–118.
Coplen, T. B., 1972, Origin of the geothermal waters in the Imperial Valley of Southern California, in Rex and others, Cooperative Investigations of Geothermal Resources in the Imperial Valley Area and their Potential Value for Desalting of Water and Other Purposes: Report to the Bureau of Reclamation, Contract No. 14-06-300-2258, University of California, Riverside, p. E1–E33.
Coplen, T. B., 1973, A geothermal resources reconnaissance of the Imperial Valley and surrounding area, California, utilizing the sodium potassium calcium geochemical exploration technique: University of California, Riverside, 3 p.
Coplen, T. B., 1973, Cooperative geochemical investigation of geothermal resources in the Imperial Valley and Yuma areas: Report to the Bureau of Reclamation, University of California, Riverside, 22 p.
Coplen, T.B., 1976, Cooperative geochemical resource assessment of the Mesa geothermal system: Final report to the U.S.D.I., Bureau of Reclamation, contract No. 14 06 300 2479: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Riverside, 97 p.
Coplen, T. B., Combs, J., Elders, W. A., Rex, R. W., Burkhalter, G., and Laird, R., 1973, Preliminary findings of an investigation of the Dunes thermal anomaly, Imperial Valley, California: University of California, Riverside, 48 p.
Coplen, T. B., and Kolesar, P., 1974, Geochemistry of geothermal fluids, pt. 1 of Investigations of the Dunes geothermal anomaly, Imperial Valley, California: Institute of Geophysical and Planetary Physics, University of California, Riverside, 21 p.
Coplen, T. B., Kolesar, P., Taylor, R. E., Kendall, C., and Mooser, C., 1975, Geochemical studies of water, calcite, and silicates, pt. 4 of Investigations of the Dunes geothermal anomaly, Imperial Valley, California: Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California, Riverside, 42 p.
McMurtry, G. M., Fan, P., and Coplen, T. B., 1977, Chemical and isotopic investigations of groundwater in potential geothermal areas in Hawaii: American Journal of Science, v. 277, p. 438–458.
Shanks, W.C. III, Böhlke, J.K., and Seal, R.R.II, 1995, Stable isotopes in mid-ocean ridge hydrothermal systems: interactions between fluids, minerals and organisms: in Humphris, S.E., and others, eds., Seafloor Hydrothermal Systems: Physical, Chemical, Biological, and Geological Interactions: American Geophysical Union Monograph, v. 91, p. 194-221.
Stallard, M. L., Winnett, T. C., Truesdell, A. H., Coplen, T. B., Kendall, C., White, L. D., Janik, C. J., and Thompson, J. M., 1987, Patterns of change in water isotopes from Cerro Prieto Geothermal Field, Baja California, Mexico—1977–1986, Transactions of the Geothermal Resources Council, v. 11, p. 203–210.
Sturchio, N.C., Böhlke, J.K., and Markun, F.J., 1993, Radium isotope geochemistry of thermal waters, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, v. 57, p. 1203- 1214. (on-line abstract)
Truesdell, A. H., Rye, R. O., Pearson, F. J., Jr., Olson, E. R., Nehring, N. L., Whelan, J. F., Huebner, M. A., and Coplen, T. B., 1979, Preliminary isotopic studies of fluids from the Cerro Prieto Geothermal field: Geothermics, v. 8, p. 223–229.
Truesdell, A. H., Thompson, J. M., Coplen, T. B., Nehring, N. L., and Janik, C. J., 1980, The origin of the Cerro Prieto geothermal brine: Geothermics, v. 10, p. 225–238.