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Field Activity Details for field activity 2014-017-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Coastal Model Applications and Field Measurements (LQ00DYN)

Principal Investigator(s): Neil Kamal Ganju

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Sandy Baldwin

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sonar: Sound Velocity

Scientific Purpose/Goals: To measure tidal discharge rates flowing in and out of the estuary, and to put new batteries in YSI instruments previously deployed.


Start Port/Location: Seal Beach, CA

End Port/Location: Seal Beach, CA

Start Date: 2014-02-18

End Date: 2014-02-24

Equipment Used: Other, GPS - Handheld

Information to be Derived: Water velocities measured with an ADCP over a full tidal cycle

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Data was gathered successfully.

Staff: Sandy Baldwin

Affiliate Staff:



Seal Beach, California, United States, Pacific Coast

North: 33.74589135 South: 33.72791243 West: -118.086 East: -118.06656553


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Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
GPS - Handheld --- Navigation
Other --- --- ---

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