USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1982-033-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Location: Morro Bay, Santa Lucia Bank, Santa Maria Basin, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;

Principal Investigator(s): Bruce Ambuter, Anne M. Trehu

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Ocean Bottom Seismometer

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Leg 3 of three cruises compiled on one report, all 1982. LEG 3: 9/14, USCG CAPE HEDGE - Recover 6 OBIP in event detecting mode on the Santa Lucia Bank at SW margin of the Santa Maria Basin. (See related FAs 82024 and 82027.)


Start Date: 1982-09-14

Start Port/Location: Morro Bay, CA

End Date: 1982-09-14

End Port/Location: Morro Bay, CA

Equipment Used: Loran-C, Ocean Bottom Seismometer

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 6 OBIPs recovered.

Staff: Raymond E. Davis

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Three cruise legs compiled on one report, all 1982. LEG 1: 7/14-7/17, R/V ELLEN B. SCRIPPS, FA 82024. LEG 2: 7/26, USCG CAPE WASH, FA 82027. LEG 3: 9/14, USCG CAPE HEDGE, FA 82033.

Location Map:


photo of Cape Hedge
Cape Hedge


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Loran-C --- Navigation
Ocean Bottom Seismometer --- Ocean Bottom Seismometer