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Field Activity Details for field activity S0112SF

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AKA: none

Other ID: S-01-12-SF

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): San Francisco Bay Coastal System (ZP00DMA)

Principal Investigator(s): Patrick Barnard, Renee Takesue

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Amy Foxgrover

Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology

Scientific Purpose/Goals: to collect surface sediment samples


Start Port/Location: Hyde Street Pier, San Francisco

End Port/Location: Hyde Street Pier, San Francisco

Start Date: 2012-01-23

End Date: 2012-01-28

Equipment Used: sediment grab sampler

Information to be Derived: sediment grain size, minerology, etc.

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Peter Dal Ferro, Leticia Diaz, Amy Foxgrover, Renee Takesue

Affiliate Staff:
Kira Runtzel

Notes: Staff information imported from InfoBank
Amy Foxgrover
Renee Takesue
Leticia Diaz
Pete Dal Ferro
Kira Runtzel


San Francisco Bay

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


photo of Parke Snavely
Parke Snavely


Takesue, R.K., 2023, Geochemistry of fine sediment from San Francisco Bay shoals (2012) and tributaries (2010, 2012, 2013): U.S. Geological Survey data release,

Takesue, R.K., and Jaffe, B.E., 2013, Sediment geochemistry of Corte Madera Marsh, San Francisco Bay, California--Have local inputs changed, 1830-2010? U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2013-1042, 23 p.,


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
sediment grab sampler --- Geology

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