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Field Activity Details for field activity TR613PS

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AKA: none

Other ID: T-R6-13-PS

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): Coastal Habitats in Puget Sound (ZP00AZZ)

Principal Investigator(s): Jonathan Warrick

Affiliate Investigator(s): Jon Warrick

Information Specialist(s): Joanne C. Ferreira

Data Type(s): 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

End Port/Location: Port Angeles

Start Date: 2013-12-06

End Date: 2013-12-12

Equipment Used: underwatercamera, tripod

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

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Henry Chezar, Joanne C. Ferreira, Melissa Foley, Cordell Johnson, Jennifer White, Robert Wyland

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Staff information imported from InfoBank
Hank Chezar
Joanne Ferreira
Melissa Foley
Cordell Johnson
Jenny White
Rob Wyland


Puget Sound

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




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.

Foley, M.M., Shafroth, P.B., Beirne, M.M., Paradis, R., and Ritchie, A.C., 2017, Ecological parameters in the Elwha River estuary before and during dam removal: U.S. Geological Survey data release.

Foley, M.M., Warrick, J.A., Ritchie, A., Stevens, A.W., Shafroth, P.B., Duda, J.J., Beirne, M.M., Paradis, R., Gelfenbaum, G., McCoy, R., and Cubley, E.S., 2017, Coastal habitat and biological community response to dam removal on the Elwha River: Ecological Monographs, v. 87 no. 4, pp. 552–577, doi: 10.1002/ecm.1268.


Data Acquired

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

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