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Field Activity Details for field activity ID212SF

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AKA: none

Other ID: I-D2-12-SF,ITX2

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Jessica Lacy, Lissa MacVean

Affiliate Investigator(s): Dave Schoellhamer

Information Specialist(s): Lissa MacVean

Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: To study the controls on sediment resuspension and transport in the intertidal and shallow subtidal estuarine environment.


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End Port/Location:

Start Date: 2012-04-30

End Date: 2012-04-30

Equipment Used: samples, tripod

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:


Affiliate Staff:

Notes: In-situ oceanographic measurements and bed sediment sampling on mudflats Deployment date 4/30/2012 Recovery scheduled for 6/8/2012



North: 38.25 South: 37.25 West: -123.25 East: -121.75


photo of Parke Snavely
Parke Snavely


Ferreira, J.C.T., Dailey, E.T., and Lacy, J.R., 2019, Hydrodynamic and sediment transport data from San Pablo Bay (northern San Francisco Bay), 2011-2012: U.S. Geological Survey data release.


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
samples --- Biology
tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)

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