USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2013-040-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Cancelled

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Philip Bernard

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Brian Buczkowski

Data Type(s): Sonar: Single Beam, Sampling: Geology

Scientific Purpose/Goals: testing the system and get good data


Start Date: 2013-07-16

Start Port/Location: San Francisco

End Date: 2013-07-19

End Port/Location: Portland, ME

Equipment Used: Echosounder, Sediment traps

Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis;Sea floor map;Physical property data;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Seth Ackerman

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: test FA. PLEASE DO NOT add to InfoBank or other datasets
Project = WH Data Library,


Farallon Islands, San Francisco, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;,

North: 39.90974 South: 34.36828 West: -126.914 East: -120.85938



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Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Echosounder --- Single Beam
Sediment traps --- Geology