USGS - science for a changing world

USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-663-FA

AKA: none

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Other ()

Principal Investigator(s): Nancy Prouty

Affiliate Investigator(s): Liz Clarke, NOAA Northwest Fisheries Science Center

Information Specialist(s): Nancy Prouty

Data Type(s): Visual Identification: Submersible Observations, Sampling: Geology, Sampling: Chemistry, Sampling: Biology, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Imagery: Video, Imagery: Photo, Environmental Data: Turbidity, Environmental Data: Temperature, Environmental Data: Methane, Environmental Data: CTD, Biological Field Study: Surveys

Scientific Purpose/Goals: map and sample deep sea coral and associated habitats

Vehicle(s): None

Start Port/Location: Newport, Oregon

End Port/Location: San Diego, CA

Start Date: 2018-10-09

End Date: 2018-11-09

Equipment Used: Submersible observations, Other, samples, navigation, camera, video, Other, watersamples, water bottle, borrowed equipment

Information to be Derived: deep sea coral and chemosynthetic habitat and associated hydrography

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: NOAA primary repository of data.

Staff:

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: BA09FFV Deep Sea Corals
NOAA primary repository of data.
MMS/Outer Continental Shelf
Using ROV and AUV: water and deep sea coral samples

Location:

From Newport Oregon to San Diego, Pacific margin (

Boundaries
North: 45.71275719 South: 31.98568114 West: -124.70572155 East: -117.71838199

Platform(s):


Bell M. Shimada

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Submersible observations --- Submersible Observations
Other --- --- ---
samples --- Biology
Chemistry
Geology
navigation --- Navigation
camera --- Photo
video --- Video
Other --- --- ---
watersamples --- Conductivity
CTD
Dissolved Oxygen
Fluorescence
Nitrate
pH
Temperature
Turbidity
Wave
water bottle --- Surveys
Biology
Chemistry
borrowed equipment --- Experiments
Surveys
Gravity
Ground Penetrating Radar
Magnetics
Resistivity
CO2
CTD
Conductivity
Current
Depth
Dissolved Oxygen
Fluorescence
Light
Meteorology
Methane
Nitrate
ORP
Radon
Temperature
Tide
Turbidity
Wave
pH
Experiments
Surveys
Other Imagery
Photo
Video
Benchmarks
LIDAR
Navigation
Profiles
Transects
Biology
Chemistry
Geology
Air Gun / Water Gun
Boomer
Bubble Gun
Multichannel
Ocean Bottom Seismometer
Sonobuoy
Sparker
Sub Bottom Profiler
Interferometric
Multibeam
Sidescan
Single Beam
Sound Velocity
Biology Monitoring
Geochemical Monitoring
Mooring (physical oceanography)
Ground Truthing
Species ID
Submersible Observations

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
Questions or Comments? Contact CMGDS Team
https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov