Other ID: S-W1-08-SC
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Palos Verdes, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;
Principal Investigator(s): Christopher Sherwood
Affiliate Investigator(s): P. Wiberg - University of Virginia
Information Specialist(s): PARTNER, Christopher Sherwood
Data Type(s): Environmental Data: CTD, Environmental Data: Temperature, Imagery: Photo, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Chemistry, Sampling: Geology, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Coring; recover equipment.
Start Date: 2008-02-27
Start Port/Location: SCMI, Terminal Island, San Pedro, CA
End Date: 2008-02-28
End Port/Location: SCMI, Terminal Island, San Pedro, CA
Equipment Used: Sediment traps, GPS (wh), Temperature and salinity, Pressure, Turbidity, Digital camera, Corer - slow, Water sampler, Current
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 27 Feb, R/V SEA WATCH: Slow cores and CTDs with water samples at PV sites B3 and B5. 28 Feb, R/V SEA WATCH: Slow cores and CTDs with water samples at PV sites B2, B7, and B6. 28 Feb, R/V YELLOWFIN: Recover Geoprobe tripod at B3, USGS Mooring ID 842.
Staff: Jonathan Borden, Richard Rendigs, Christopher Sherwood
Notes: Data Curator: Kurt Rosenberger.
Wiberg, P.L., and Sherwood, Christopher R., 2008, Calculating wave-generated bottom orbital velocities from surface-wave parameters: Computers and Geosciences, v. 34 no. 10, doi: 10.1016/j.cageo.2008.02.010.