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Field Activity Details for field activity G0113GA

AKA: none

Other ID: G-01-13-GA,2013-013-FA

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): Thomas Parsons

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Thomas Parsons

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Boomer

Scientific Purpose/Goals: High res seismic refelection and chirp data collection around IODP hole in Port Valdez


Start Port/Location: Valdez

End Port/Location: Valdez

Start Date: 2013-09-03

End Date: 2013-09-13

Equipment Used: navigation, chirp

Information to be Derived: Sedimentary structure of landslide deposits

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Jackson Currie, Peter Dal Ferro, Patrick Hart, Thomas Parsons, Holly Ryan, Robert Wyland, Jonathan Childs

Affiliate Staff:
Peter Haeussler
Emily Roland
Rob Wesson
Chuck Worley

Notes: Staff information imported from InfoBank
Peter Haeussler
Pat Hart
Tom Parsons
Emily Roland
Jon Childs
Rob Wyland
Pete Dal Ferro
Jackson Currie
Rob Wesson
Chuck Worley
Holly Ryan



North: 61.75 South: 54.25 West: -155.75 East: -132.25


photo of Alaskan Gyre
Alaskan Gyre


Balster-Gee, A.F., Hart, P.E., Sliter, R.W., and Parsons, T.E., 2020, Chirp, multichannel minisparker, and boomer seismic-reflection data from USGS field activity G-01-13-GA collected in Port Valdez, Alaska, in September 2013: U.S. Geological Survey data release,


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
navigation --- Navigation
chirp --- Boomer

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