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Field Activity Details for field activity 1996-031-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Uri Ten Brink

Affiliate Investigator(s): Robin Holcomb - PMG; Bruce Nelson - UWA

Information Specialist(s): PARTNER

Data Type(s): Electro-Magnetic: Magnetics, Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Extent and depth of landsliding on submarine northern flank of Molokai.


Start Port/Location: Honolulu, HI

End Port/Location: Honolulu, HI

Start Date: 1996-08-28

End Date: 1996-09-06

Equipment Used: GPS (wh), Marine magnetometer

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 8 dives accomplished out of 8 planned.


Affiliate Staff:
Robin Holcolm - PMG-Seattle; Bruce Nelson
B. West - U WA; J-C Carracedo
Canary Volcano Observatory

Notes: Data Curator: U. Washington.
Project = Extent and depth of landsliding on the submarine northern flank of Molokai, Extent and depth of landsliding on the submarine northern flank of Molokai


Molokai, Hawaii, United States, North Pacific;

North: 21.2689 South: 21.12037 West: -157.3132 East: -156.71997


photo of Kaimikai-O-Kanaloa



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Marine magnetometer --- Magnetics
GPS (wh) --- Navigation

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