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Field Activity Details for field activity 2016-648-FA

AKA: none

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Tsunami Hazards, Modeling, and the Sedimentary Record (ZP00ES5)

Principal Investigator(s): Bruce Richmond

Affiliate Investigator(s): Bretwood Higman (Hig), Nuka Research

Information Specialist(s): Bruce Richmond, Bruce Jaffe

Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology, Location-Elevation: Transects, Location-Elevation: Profiles, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Imagery: Video, Imagery: Photo

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Map tsunami deposits created by landslide generated tsunami, Icy Bay, AK

Vehicle(s): None

Start Port/Location: Santa Cruz, CA

End Port/Location: Yakutat, AK

Start Date: 2016-05-26

End Date: 2017-07-01

Equipment Used: Other, GPS, Other, camera, GPS, video camera

Information to be Derived: Tsunami deposit distribution, thickness, composition characterization.

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: images submitted to FAD by Bruce Richmond on 2/2/2018

Staff: Bruce Richmond, SeanPaul La Selle, Bruce Jaffe

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Transit to field site by NPS support.

Location:

Icy Bay, Alaska

Boundaries
North: 60.15804623 South: 60.02498635 West: -141.523 East: -141.2005344

Platform(s):

photo of on foot
on foot

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Other --- --- ---
GPS --- Navigation
Other --- --- ---
camera, GPS --- Photo
Navigation
video camera --- Video

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