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Field Activity Details for field activity 2018-682-FA

AKA: none

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s): Other

Funding Program(s): Other (Other)

Principal Investigator(s): SeanPaul La Selle

Affiliate Investigator(s): Brian Sherrod (USGS)

Information Specialist(s): SeanPaul La Selle

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: To collect cores of sediments retained behind the Searsville Lake Dam for earthquake and ecological studies.

Vehicle(s): Dodge Caravan - G41-2395R, MarFac; Ford 650 Box truck - White G71-03559

Start Port/Location: Stanford, California

End Port/Location: Stanford, California

Start Date: 2018-10-29

End Date: 2018-10-30

Equipment Used: Gravity Core, Vibracore, Handheld GPS

Information to be Derived: Core imagery, CT scans, XRF, pollen

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 2018-682-FA sample inventory data submitted to FAD by SeanPaul LaSelle 11/2/2018


Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Brian Sherrod (USGS Earthquake Hazards Program) is PI. The working halves of core JBR2018-VC01A is stored in the PCMSC cold room, the archive half of this core and 3 other unsplit vibracores + 3 gravity cores are being kept in a cold room at Stanford.


Jasper Ridge Biological Reserve, Stanford, California, United States

North: 37.40878075 South: 37.40090752 West: -122.24153033 East: -122.23223298


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Data Acquired

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

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