Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Santa Barbara Channel, Hueneme Canyon, Mugu Canyon, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;
Principal Investigator(s): Jonathan Borden
Affiliate Investigator(s): Jingping Xu, USGS-Santa Cruz, Chief Scientist
Data Type(s): Environmental Data: CTD, Environmental Data: Temperature, Geochemical: Surveys, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy subsurface moorings, 1 ea. in Hueneme Canyon and in Mugu Canyon; collect CTD and grab samples.
Start Date: 2007-09-11
Start Port/Location: San Diego, CA
End Date: 2007-09-13
End Port/Location: San Diego, CA
Equipment Used: DGPS, Temperature and salinity, Current, Submersible pumps, Grab sampler
Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Success. CTDs: 9; Grab samples: 5; Deployed moorings: 2 (#838 in Hueneme Canyon and #839 in Mugu Canyon).
Staff: Jonathan Borden, Richard Rendigs
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Jonathan Borden, Field Support; Richard Rendigs, Field Support.
Rendigs, R.R., Anderson, Roger Y., Xu, Jingping, Davis, Raymond E., and Bergeron, Emile, 2009, The Partition Intervalometer; a programmable underwater timer for marking accumulated sediment profiles collected in Anderson sediment traps; development, operation, testing procedures, and field results: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1101, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1101/.