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Field Activity Details for field activity 1996-033-FA

Other ID: UKLM96-1

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Stephen Colman

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Single Beam

Scientific Purpose/Goals: High-resolution seismics and bottom sampling/coring.


Start Port/Location: Agency Lake, OR

End Port/Location: Agency Lake, OR

Start Date: 1996-07-08

End Date: 1996-07-18

Equipment Used: Grab sampler, P-code GPS, Echosounder, Corer - gravity, ARGO, ORE 140 transceiver/1036 transducer sub-bottom profiler

Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis; Sea floor map; Morphology;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 3.5 kHz: 120 km, 46 lines; Bathymetry: 120 km, 46 lines; Sediment samples: 29 (Upper Klamath Lake - 15, Lake of the Woods - 19); Water samples: 3 (Upper Klamath Lake - 2, Lake of the Woods - 1).

Staff: David Nichols

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Project = Warm Period Climate Dynamics, Western U.S., Warm Period Climate Dynamics, Western U.S.


Upper Klamath Lake, Lake of the Woods, Oregon, United States, North America;

North: 42.55 South: 42.25 West: -122.25 East: -121.8


Upper Klamath Lake



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
ORE 140 transceiver/1036 transducer sub-bottom profiler --- Sub Bottom Profiler
1996-033-FA-SE-001 ( Collection of paper record displays of seismic data( 3.5K) for lines )
Echosounder --- Single Beam
Corer - gravity --- Geology
Grab sampler --- Biology
ARGO --- Photo
P-code GPS --- Navigation
1996-033-FA-LN-002-01 ( Raw P-Code GPS navigation.)
1996-033-FA-LN-001-01 ( Trackmaps and sample and core locations for both 1996 Upper Klamath Lake cruises (FA 96033 and 96044).)

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