Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Lake Baikal, Siberia, Russia, Asia;
Principal Investigator(s): Uri Ten Brink
Affiliate Investigator(s): Bardardinov
Data Type(s): Seismics: Ocean Bottom Seismometer, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: To investigate the character, timing and distribution of sedimentation and crustal deformation in an active lacustrine rift system; to construct seismic stratigraphic framework for these basins; and to select a site for a deep drill hole in Lake Baikal.
Start Date: 1992-08-30
Start Port/Location: Lystvyanka, Siberia, USSR
End Date: 1992-09-23
End Port/Location: Lystvyanka, Siberia, USSR
Equipment Used: Ocean Bottom Seismometer, Magellan PRO 1000 GPS
Information to be Derived: Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Gregory Miller, Dwight Coleman
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Greg Miller; Marc Behrendt; Dwight Coleman.
Nichols, D.R., Miller, Greg, and Akentiev, Lyosha, 1992, Seismic survey of Lake Baikal, Siberia; operational technical summary for the RV BALKASH and RV TITOV, 15 August to 30 September 1992: U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 92-693, 21 p. URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr92693, download PDF.
ten Brink, U.S., Badardinov, Alik, Miller, Gregory K., and Coleman, Dwight F., 1993, Ocean bottom seismometers operation during the seismic survey of Lake Baikal, Siberia, Autumn 1992: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 93-7, 24 p. URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr937, download PDF.