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Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-664-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): Bruce Richmond

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): SeanPaul La Selle

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: To collect tsunami and storm/hurricane deposit data

Vehicle(s): None

Start Port/Location: Honolulu, HI

End Port/Location: Honolulu, HI

Start Date: 2018-11-25

End Date: 2018-12-03

Equipment Used: camera, Garmin, Hand-grab sample, Push corer

Information to be Derived: Grain size, deposit thickness, CT images of cores

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Collected 72 samples that included using a russian gouge core, 30mm and 60mm push cores, and sample bags taken in the field. Collected 55 gps waypoints. Sample locations submitted to FAD by Brandon Nasr on 2/1/2019.


Affiliate Staff:



Hawaii, Oahu, and Kauai, HI, United States, Pacific Ocean

North: 22.54031666 South: 18.66252416 West: -160.12176514 East: -154.3258667


photo of on foot
on foot



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
camera --- Photo
Garmin --- Navigation
Hand-grab sample --- Biology
Push corer --- Biology

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