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Field Activity Details for field activity 2014-620-FA

AKA: none

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Coastal Habitats in Puget Sound (ZP00AZZ)

Principal Investigator(s): Guy Gelfenbaum, Jonathan Warrick

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Andrew Stevens

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Sonar: Single Beam, Sonar: Sound Velocity

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect bathymetric and topographic data on the Elwha River delta

Vehicle(s): MarFac; Chevy Suburban - gray; 7 pass; G62-2874L

Start Port/Location: Port Angeles, WA

End Port/Location: Port Angeles, WA

Start Date: 2014-04-25

End Date: 2014-04-29

Equipment Used: Trimble R7 GPS (AS), Ponar grab sampler, Van Veen, Echosounder-2, Other, YSI Sound velocity CTD, waverunners, YSI Sound velocity CTD

Information to be Derived: Nearshore Bathymetry, beach topography, grain size

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Collected 150 km of nearshore bathymetry, 130 km of beach topography.

Staff:

Affiliate Staff:

Notes:

Location:

Puget Sound

Boundaries
North: 48.25576987 South: 48.10391884 West: -123.703 East: -123.34228516

Platform(s):

photo of Waverunner 1 (SC)
Waverunner 1 (SC)
photo of Waverunner 2 (SC)
Waverunner 2 (SC)

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Trimble R7 GPS (AS) --- Benchmarks
Navigation
Profiles
Transects
Ponar grab sampler --- Biology
Chemistry
Geology
Van Veen --- Biology
Geology
Echosounder-2 --- Single Beam
Other --- --- ---
YSI Sound velocity CTD --- Sound Velocity
waverunners --- Navigation
Single Beam
YSI Sound velocity CTD --- CTD
Sound Velocity

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