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Field Activity Details for field activity TR114PS

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AKA: none

Other ID: T-R1-14-PS

Status: Completed


Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Jonathan Warrick

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Environmental Data: Turbidity, Imagery: Photo, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography)

Scientific Purpose/Goals: download and redeploy oceanographic instruments that are on the tripods near the Elwha River mouth


Start Port/Location: Port Angeles, WA and Port Angeles

End Port/Location: Port Angeles, WA and Port Angeles

Start Date: 2014-03-07

End Date: 2014-03-18

Equipment Used: underwatercamera, tripod, turbiditymeter

Information to be Derived: oceanographic data - currents, temperature, light

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: edited data submitted to FAD 8/24/2016


Affiliate Staff:



Puget Sound

North: 49.75 South: 47.25 West: -125.75 East: -122.25




Ferreira, J.C.T., and Warrick, J., 2017, Oceanographic measurements obtained offshore of the Elwha River delta in coordination with the Elwha River Restoration Project, Washington, USA, 2010-2014 (ver. 1.1 May 2018): U.S. Geological Survey data release.

Foley, M.M., and Warrick, J.A., 2017, Characterization of seafloor photographs near the mouth of the Elwha River during the first two years of dam removal (2011-2013): U.S. Geological Survey data release.


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
underwatercamera --- Photo
tripod --- Mooring (physical oceanography)
turbiditymeter --- Turbidity

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