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Field Activity Details for field activity 2006-014-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): Mike West and John Power, Alaska Volcano Observatory

Information Specialist(s): PARTNER

Data Type(s): Seismics: Ocean Bottom Seismometer

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Recover ocean bottom seismometers that monitored the volcanic activity of Mt. Augustine.


Start Port/Location: Homer, AK

End Port/Location: Homer, AK

Start Date: 2006-03-25

End Date: 2006-03-26

Equipment Used: Ocean Bottom Seismometer

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: All ocean bottom seismometers were recovered successfully. All OBSes recorded data throughout the entire period. Preliminary examination of the data indicates good data quality.

Staff: Uri Ten Brink

Affiliate Staff:
Victor Bender - WHOI
OBS technician; Marlene Messina - WHOI
note taker; Cyrus Read - USGS-Anchorage; Matt Gardine
U. Alaska-Fairbanks student; Dan Jones
U. Alaska-Fairbanks student

Notes: Data Curator: WHOI, AVO.
Project = Enhanced monitoring and rapid response plans, Enhanced monitoring and rapid response plans


around Mt. Augustine, Cook Inlet, Alaska, United States, North America, North Pacific;

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


photo of Maritime Maid
Maritime Maid



Data Acquired

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

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