Other ID: BALK89-1
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Lake Baikal, Baikal Rift Zone, south central Siberia, Russia, Asia;
Principal Investigator(s): Deborah Hutchinson
Affiliate Investigator(s): Alexander Golmshtok, Chief Scientist - Inst. of Oceanology, Gelendzhik, Russia
Data Type(s): Seismics: Multichannel, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Study the dynamics of the lake and rift zone.
Start Date: 1989-06-30
Start Port/Location: Listvyanka, Siberia
End Date: 1989-07-31
End Port/Location: Listvyanka, Siberia
Equipment Used: Multichannel seismics, Raytheon radar, Dead reckoning
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: All data were collected by the Russian Institute of Oceanology and the Russian Limnological Institute. USGS personnel assisted with data processing only. CDP seismic reflection data: 1442.40 km, 17 tracklines. See USGS OFR 92-243, Processing of Lake Baikal Marine Multichannel Seismic Reflection Data, for additional information.
Notes: No WHSC personnel participated in data collection; USGS assisted with data processing only. Contact Debbie Hutchinson for additional information regarding data distribution policy. Submitted 12/16/08 by A. Orton for Debbie Hutchinson.
Hutchinson, D.R., Lee, M. W., Agena, W. F., Golmshtok, A. J., Moskalenko, V. N., Karapetov, K., Coleman, D. F., and Akentiev, L., 1992, Processing of Lake Baikal marine multichannel seismic reflection data: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 92-243, 58 p. URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr92243.