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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-636-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): SeanPaul La Selle, Andrew Stevens

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): SeanPaul La Selle, Andrew Stevens

Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Location-Elevation: Transects, Sampling: Geology, Sonar: Sidescan, Sonar: Single Beam, Sonar: Sound Velocity

Scientific Purpose/Goals: To collect bathymetric data and information on the lake substrate in order to guide coring efforts searching for paleo-tsunami deposits.

Vehicle(s): MarFac; Chevy Suburban - gray; 7 pass; G62-2874L

Start Port/Location: Port Orford, OR

End Port/Location: Port Orford, OR

Start Date: 2018-06-17

End Date: 2018-06-23

Equipment Used: soundvelocityprofiler, Starfish, Ponar grab sampler, Trimble R7 GPS receiver, camera, Waverunners, Radio (base)

Information to be Derived: Lake bathymetry, lakebed backscatter intensity

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: base. foe;d_notes, hypack, matlab, photos, and SVP data submitted to FAD by Andrew Stevens 6/22/2018

Staff: Jackson Currie

Affiliate Staff:

Notes:

Location:

Floras Lake, Oregon

Boundaries
North: 42.90992204 South: 42.88060281 West: -124.51939735 East: -124.48570493

Platform(s):

photo of Waverunner 1 (SC)
Waverunner 1 (SC)
photo of Waverunner 2 (SC)
Waverunner 2 (SC)

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
soundvelocityprofiler --- Sound Velocity
Starfish --- Sidescan
Ponar grab sampler --- Biology
Chemistry
Geology
Trimble R7 GPS receiver --- Benchmarks
LIDAR
Navigation
Profiles
Transects
camera --- Photo
Waverunners --- Navigation
Single Beam
Radio (base) --- Benchmarks
LIDAR
Navigation
Profiles
Transects

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