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Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-632-FA

AKA: none

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Sediment Transport in Coastal Environments (ZP00FDB)

Principal Investigator(s): Bruce Jaffe

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Amy Foxgrover

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sonar: Interferometric

Scientific Purpose/Goals: collect bathymetry

Vehicle(s): Mitsubishi Outlander G61-0912R

Start Port/Location: Redwood City, CA

End Port/Location: Redwood City, CA

Start Date: 2018-04-13

End Date: 2018-04-17

Equipment Used: YoNav, SEA Swath Interferometer, POS MV

Information to be Derived: bathymetry

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Caris, Logs, POSMV, POSPac, SWATHplus and YoNav files submitted to FAD by Amy Foxgrover 5/18/2018

Staff: Rachel Marcuson, Daniel Powers

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Entries for this field activity are based on entries from Field Activity 2017-628-FA

Location:

Alviso Slough, Coyote Creek, Guadalupe Slough, South San Francisco Bay, California

Boundaries
North: 37.47921744 South: 37.42151131 West: -122.077 East: -121.95276794

Platform(s):

photo of Parke Snavely
Parke Snavely

Publications

Foxgrover, A.C., Finlayson, D.P., Jaffe, B.E., and Fregoso, T.A., 2020, Bathymetry and Digital Elevation Models of Coyote Creek and Alviso Slough, South San Francisco Bay, California (ver. 5.0: June 24, 2020): U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2011â1315, 20 p., URL: https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20111315.

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
YoNav --- Navigation
SEA Swath Interferometer --- Interferometric
Multibeam
POS MV --- Navigation

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