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Field Activity Details for field activity 2002-062-FA

Other ID: ODP Leg 204

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): William Winters

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect gas hydrates cores.


Start Port/Location: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

End Port/Location: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Start Date: 2002-07-07

End Date: 2002-09-02

Equipment Used: Grab sampler

Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:


Affiliate Staff:
Gerhard Bohrmann - GEOMAR; Anne Trehu - OSU

Notes: Will receive 2 samples from 1 hole for processing by GHASTLI Lab. Original Center People field contained: No USGS personnel aboard Leg 204.
Project = ODP Leg 204, ODP Leg 204


Cascadia, Oregon, United States, North America, North Pacific;

North: 46 South: 42 West: -127 East: -125


photo of Joides Resolution
Joides Resolution


Wilcox-Cline, R., and Winters, W.J, 2011, The Influence of Grain Size on the Formation of Natural Gas Hydrate [abs.]: , 2011 Fall Meeing of the American Physical Society-American Assoc. for Physics Teachers-Society of Physics Students. University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, November 18-19, 2011.


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Grab sampler --- Biology

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