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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-047-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Other ()

Principal Investigator(s): Other

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Charles Worley, William Danforth

Data Type(s): Seismics: Ocean Bottom Seismometer, Sonar: Multibeam

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Provide support (cruise participation only) for MBES collection and OBS deployment.


Start Port/Location: Seward, Alaska

End Port/Location: Seward, Alaska

Start Date: 2018-07-06

End Date: 2018-07-27

Equipment Used: EM 302 , Ocean Bottom Seismometer, Other

Information to be Derived: N/A

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Deployed 30 ocean bottom seismometers

Staff: Charles Worley, William Danforth

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Platform: R/V Sikuliaq, operated by the University of Alaska


Aleutian Islands, Gulf of Alaska

North: 62.79581584 South: 53.13589354 West: -167.265625 East: -138.3984375


photo of Sikuliaq



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
EM 302 --- Multibeam
Ocean Bottom Seismometer --- Ocean Bottom Seismometer
Other --- --- ---

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