USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1995-005-FA

Other ID: K1-95-PS

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): William Danforth

Affiliate Investigator(s): Robert Kayen

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Identify and help further understanding of seismic hazards and dispersal of pollution throughout and in the Puget Sound vicinity.


Start Date: 1995-07-05

Start Port/Location: Seattle, WA

End Date: 1995-07-21

End Port/Location: Seattle, WA

Equipment Used: DGPS, SIS1000 Sidescan sonar

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: William Danforth, Thomas O'Brien

Affiliate Staff:
USGS-Menlo Park: Robert Kayen - Ch. Sci.
Michael Boyle
Larry Kooker
Homa Lee

Notes: Cruise conducted by Menlo office with technical support from Woods Hole in data acquisition and processing.
Project = Remote sensing Puget Sound/Lake Washington, WA, Remote sensing Puget Sound/Lake Washington, WA


Puget Sound, Lake Washington, Washington, United States, North America, North Pacific;

North: 47.7546 South: 47.11557 West: -122.772 East: -122.19119


photo of Karluk


Lyon, C.J., ten Brink, U.S., Nealon, J.W., Danforth, W.W., and Kayen, R., 2002, Archive of Datasonics SIS-1000 chirp subbottom data collected during USGS Cruise K-I-95-PS Lake Washington, State of Washington, 1995: .

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
DGPS --- Navigation
SIS1000 Sidescan sonar --- Boomer