USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1999-047-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Los Angeles, California, United States, North America, North Pacific,

Principal Investigator(s): Gregory Miller

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Gregory Miller

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: To recover OBSes in support of LARSE II.


Start Date: 1999-11-16

Start Port/Location: Los Angeles, CA

End Date: 1999-11-16

End Port/Location: Los Angeles, CA

Equipment Used: Ocean Bottom Seismometer, GPS (wh)

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 5 OBSes were deployed, but only 4 were recovered. These instruments were deployed in support of a land seismic line with explosive sources.

Staff: Gregory Miller, Jefferey Nealon

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Original Center People field contained: Greg Miller - tech; Jeff Nealon- tech.

Location Map:


photo of Sea Watch
Sea Watch


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Ocean Bottom Seismometer --- Ocean Bottom Seismometer
GPS (wh) --- Navigation