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.