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Field Activity Details for field activity 2020-625-FA

AKA: Alaska Lakes 2020

Other ID: none

Status: Pending

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

Funding Program(s): Other (Other)

Principal Investigator(s): Daniel Brothers

Affiliate Investigator(s): Peter Haeussler (ASC)

Information Specialist(s): Alicia Balster-gee

Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler

Scientific Purpose/Goals: 2018 Anchorage earthquake response studies in lacustrine settings (supplemental project)

Vehicle(s): None

Start Port/Location: Anchorage

End Port/Location: Anchorage

Start Date: 2020-08-08

End Date: 2020-08-27

Equipment Used: Gravity Core, 512 chirp-source, subbottomprofiler

Information to be Derived: subbottom profiles and short gravity cores in lakes

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Daniel Brothers, Drake Singleton

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Drake Singleton, new postdoc at PCMSC, will be co-leading this.


Lakes in the Anchorage region

North: 62.07350818 South: 59.46479157 West: -153.14100266 East: -148.15200806





Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Gravity Core --- Geology
512 chirp-source --- Sub Bottom Profiler
subbottomprofiler --- Sub Bottom Profiler

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