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Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-645-FA

AKA: none

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Coastal and marine earthquake, tsunami, and landslide active margin field studies (ZP00EQV)

Principal Investigator(s): Jared Kluesner

Affiliate Investigator(s): Daniel Brothers

Information Specialist(s): Jared Kluesner

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Sparker, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Investigate shallow faulting and submarine landslides along the western Santa Barbara Channel.

Vehicle(s): Mitsubishi Outlander G61-0912R

Start Port/Location: Santa Barbara, CA

End Port/Location: Santa Barbara, CA

Start Date: 2018-07-09

End Date: 2018-07-18

Equipment Used: minisparker, Mini sparker, Other, 512 chirp-source, Yonav, 512 chirp

Information to be Derived: Sub-bottom information about faulting and slope stability.

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: CHIRP and MCS_minisparker added to FAD 8/24/2018

Staff: Timothy Elfers, Gerry Hatcher, Rachel Marcuson, Daniel Powers

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Elfers and Hatcher only for truck driving, not at sea

Location:

Santa Barbara Channel, CA

Boundaries
North: 34.44965989 South: 34.17035646 West: -120.37987055 East: -119.87584223

Platform(s):

photo of Parke Snavely
Parke Snavely

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
minisparker --- Sparker
Mini sparker --- Sparker
Other --- --- ---
512 chirp-source --- Sub Bottom Profiler
Yonav --- Navigation
512 chirp --- Sub Bottom Profiler

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