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Field Activity Details for field activity 2016-616-FA

AKA: none

Other ID: T116SC

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Coastal and marine earthquake, tsunami, and landslide active margin field studies (ZP00EQV)

Principal Investigator(s): Daniel Brothers

Affiliate Investigator(s): Emily Roland (University of Washington)

Information Specialist(s): Alicia Balster-gee

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Multichannel, Seismics: Sparker

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect seismic reflection data in Catalina Basin, targeting the Catalina and San Clemente Faults, and the distal reaches of the San Gabriel Canyon/Channel system.

Vehicle(s):

Start Port/Location: San Diego, CA

End Port/Location: San Diego, CA

Start Date: 2016-02-22

End Date: 2016-02-26

Equipment Used: YoNav, Other, multichannel, Mini sparker

Information to be Derived: Seismic reflection profiles

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: data submitted 3/30/2016; knudsen, MCS, TN339 and YoNav

Staff: Alicia Balster-gee, Daniel Brothers, James Conrad, Amy East, Patrick Hart, Jared Kluesner

Affiliate Staff:

Notes:

Location:

Southern California Inner Borderland

Boundaries
North: 33.69320931 South: 32.642971 West: -119.13 East: -118.10986328

Platform(s):

photo of Thomas G Thompson
Thomas G Thompson

Publications

Balster-Gee, A.F., Brothers, D.S., Roland, E.C., Kluesner, J.W., Hart, P.E., Conrad, J.E., Myers, E.K., Ebuna, D.R., and Edwards, J.H., 2020, Multichannel minisparker and chirp seismic-reflection data of USGS field activity 2016-616-FA collected in the Catalina Basin offshore southern California in February 2016: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/P9BLAJ72.

Dartnell, P., Roland, E.C., Raineault, N.A., Castillo, C.M., Conrad, J.E., Kane, R.R., Brothers, D.S., Kluesner, J.W., and Walton, M.A.L., 2017, Multibeam bathymetry and acoustic-backscatter data collected in 2016 in Catalina Basin, southern California and merged multibeam bathymetry datasets of the northern portion of the Southern California Continental Borderland: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7DV1H3W.

Walton, M.A.L., Brothers, D.S., Conrad, J.E., Maier, K.L., Roland, E.C., Kluesner, J.W., and Dartnell, P., 2020, Morphology, structure, and kinematics of the San Clemente and Catalina faults based on high-resolution marine geophysical data, southern California Inner Continental Borderland (USA): Geosphere, , URL: https://doi.org/10.1130/GES02187.1.

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Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
YoNav --- Navigation
Other --- --- ---
multichannel --- Multichannel
Mini sparker --- Sparker

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