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Field Activity Details for field activity 2006-006-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): Alaska Volcano Observatory, University of Alaska at Fairbanks

Information Specialist(s): PARTNER

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Deploy 5 OBSes to monitor eruption of Mt. Augustine.


Start Port/Location: Homer, AK

End Port/Location: Homer, AK

Start Date: 2006-02-08

End Date: 2006-02-08

Equipment Used: Ocean Bottom Seismometer, GPS (wh)

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Deployed 5 OBSes within a few km of the shore of Mt. Augustine Island in adverse sea and weather conditions.

Staff: Uri Ten Brink

Affiliate Staff:
Cyrus Reed - USGS Alaska Volcano Observatory; Victor Bender - WHOI - deploy OBS
Mike West - University of Alaska/Alaska Volcano Observatory - help deploy OBS
data users

Notes: Data Curator: IRIS-DMC.


Cook Inlet, Alaska, North America, North Pacific;

North: 59.5 South: 59.16667 West: -153.5833 East: -153.25





Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Ocean Bottom Seismometer --- Ocean Bottom Seismometer
GPS (wh) --- Navigation

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