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Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-626-FA

AKA: none

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Applied sediment transport (ZP009TV)

Principal Investigator(s): Jessica Lacy

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Joanne C. Ferreira

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology

Scientific Purpose/Goals: To improve the scientific basis for shallow water habitat restoration to support fisheries in the San Francisco Bay Delta, in collaboration with scientists from the CA Water Science Center.

Vehicle(s): MarFac; crewcab - G63-2147R

Start Port/Location: Rio Vista, CA

End Port/Location: Rio Vista, CA

Start Date: 2018-03-28

End Date: 2018-03-28

Equipment Used: pushcore, Garmin

Information to be Derived: Grain size and bulk density of bed sediments.

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Grainsize analysis submitted to FAD 5/9/2018 Push cores at four locations to analyze for grain size and bulk density.

Staff: Evan (Contractor) Dailey, Cordell Johnson

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2017-664-FA

Location:

San Francisco Bay Delta, Little Holland Tract, California

Boundaries
North: 38.34440275 South: 38.22842333 West: -121.729 East: -121.63231728

Platform(s):

photo of Fast Eddy (SC)
Fast Eddy (SC)

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
pushcore --- Geology
Garmin --- Navigation

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