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Field Activity Details for field activity 1982-027-FA

Other ID: Leg 2

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Bruce Ambuter, Anne M. Trehu

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Leg 2 of three cruises compiled on one report, all 1982. LEG 2: 7/26, USCG CAPE WASH - Deploy 6 OBIP in event detecting mode on the Santa Lucia Bank at SW margin of the Santa Maria Basin. (See related FAs 82024 and 82033.)


Start Port/Location: Morro Bay, CA

End Port/Location: Morro Bay, CA

Start Date: 1982-07-26

End Date: 1982-07-26

Equipment Used: Ocean Bottom Seismometer, Loran-C

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 6 OBIPs deployed in detecting mode.


Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Three cruise legs compiled on one report, all 1982. LEG 1: 7/14-7/17, R/V ELLEN B. SCRIPPS, FA 82024. LEG 2: 7/26, USCG CAPE WASH, FA 82027. LEG 3: 9/14, USCG CAPE HEDGE, FA 82033. Specific individuals not noted for this leg of cruise. Leg 1 (FA 82024) included Anne Trehu, Bruce Ambuter and Raymond Davis. Not clear if they continued on this leg. Leg 3 (FA 82033) included Raymond Davis.


Morro Bay, Santa Lucia Bank, Santa Maria Basin, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;

North: 34.85556 South: 33.60167 West: -121.469 East: -119.4


Cape Washington



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Loran-C --- Navigation
Ocean Bottom Seismometer --- Ocean Bottom Seismometer
1982-027-FA-SE-001 ( Digital tape(s) of OBIP, )

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