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Field Activity Details for field activity 1994-005-FA


Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Uri Ten Brink

Affiliate Investigator(s): Gary Fuis, Tom Brocher - OEVE

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Seismics: Ocean Bottom Seismometer

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Map faults and crustal structure offshore/onshore Los Angeles area to assess earthquake hazard.


Start Port/Location: Long Beach, CA

End Port/Location: Long Beach, CA

Start Date: 1994-10-07

End Date: 1994-10-20

Equipment Used: Ocean Bottom Seismometer, 35 mm camera

Information to be Derived: Morphology;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: David Foster, Uri Ten Brink

Affiliate Staff:
Gary Fuis
Tom Brocher

Notes: EWING will serve as shooting ship; schedule based on EWING availability.
Project = OBS, OBS


offshore Los Angeles, California, United States, North America, North Pacific;

North: 34 South: 32.5 West: -119 East: -118.34


photo of Yellowfin



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
35 mm camera --- Photo
1994-005-FA-PH-001 ( Deck photos of field activity operations)
Ocean Bottom Seismometer --- Ocean Bottom Seismometer

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