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Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-671-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): Janet Watt

Affiliate Investigator(s): Shannon Klotsko (SDSU) Jillian Maloney (SDSU)

Information Specialist(s): Janet Watt

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Vibracoring cruise to contrain deformation history on the Kirby Hills and Midland Fault Zones

Vehicle(s): MarFac; Ford F350 MT use only; pickup - white; G43-2784H

Start Port/Location: Antioch, CA

End Port/Location: Antioch, CA

Start Date: 2018-10-08

End Date: 2018-10-12

Equipment Used: Vibracore, GPS

Information to be Derived: Sediment properties, stratigraphic ages

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: SampleMetadata_Watt_Klotsko_2018671FA; samples logged on MSCL and archive halves are stored in the cold room.

Staff: Jennifer McKee, Peter Dal Ferro

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Selected platform Retriever (barge)


Delta near Antioch

North: 38.11887174 South: 37.99556701 West: -121.94290259 East: -121.57204605





Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
GPS --- Navigation
Vibracore --- Geology

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