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Field Activity Details for field activity C0212SC

AKA: none

Other ID: C-02-12-SC

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Guy Cochrane

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Nadine Golden

Data Type(s): Imagery: Video

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Video survey for California State Waters Mapping Program

Vehicle(s):

Start Port/Location: Moss Landing

End Port/Location: Moss Landing

Start Date: 2012-08-09

End Date: 2012-08-31

Equipment Used: underwater video

Information to be Derived: Substrate type, epifauna.

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Guy Cochrane, Peter Dartnell, Mercedes Erdey, Gerry Hatcher

Affiliate Staff:
Lisa Krigsman

Notes:
Staff information imported from InfoBank
Guy Cochrane
Pete Dartnell
Mercedes Erdey - Heydorn
Lisa Krigsman
Gerry Hatcher

Location:

Big Sur to Point Conception

Boundaries
North: 37.26725136 South: 34.34653427 West: -122.66697563 East: -120.25634766

Platform(s):

photo of Coral Sea
Coral Sea

Publications

Cochrane, G.R., Cole, A., Sherrier, M., and Hallahan, S., 2022, Bathymetry, backscatter intensity, and benthic habitat offshore of Point Estero, California: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/P9ZSTUK1.

Cochrane, G.R., Cole, A., Sherrier, M., and Roca-Lezra, A., 2022, Bathymetry, backscatter intensity, and benthic habitat offshore of Morro Bay, California: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/P9HEZNRO.

Dartnell, P., Maier, K.L., Erdey, M.D., Dieter, B.E., Golden, N.E., Johnson, S.Y., Hartwell, S.R.,, Cochrane, G.R., Ritchie, A.C., Finlayson, D.P., Kvitek, R.G., Sliter, R.W., Greene, H.G., Davenport, C.W., Endris, C.A., and Krigsman, L.M., 2016, California State Waters Map SeriesâMonterey Canyon and vicinity, California: In: Dartnell, P., Cochran, S.A. (Eds.). U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2016-1072, https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20161072.

Portals/Viewers

FAN C0212SC has data viewable in the CMGP Video and Photograph Portal. View the data in this application here. See the instructions for working with this application.

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
underwater video --- Video

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