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This Month’s Field Activities

+Below is a list all of Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center active field activities going on this month.
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Field Activity 2018-689-FA
Dates: December 26, 2018 to May 31, 2019
Location: Chuckwalla Valley, Riverside County, California
Research Project: Other
Chief Scientist: Amy East
Objectives: Evaluate sediment properties and accumulation rates in area of proposed solar array development.

Field Activity 2019-601-FA
Dates: February 01, 2019 to February 03, 2019
Location: San Francisco Bay
Research Project: Probabilistic Forecasting of Earthquakes and Earthquake Effects
Chief Scientist: Thomas Parsons
Objectives: Search for faults

Field Activity 2019-603-FA
Dates: February 04, 2019 to February 14, 2019
Location: South Central California
Research Project: Marine Geomorphology, Evolution, and Habitats
Chief Scientist: Mary McGann, Thomas Lorenson, Guy Cochrane
Objectives: ROV video and coring for sedimentary processes, hazards and benthic habitat ground truth.

Field Activity 2019-606-FA
Dates: February 16, 2019 to February 21, 2019
Location: Puget Sound
Research Project: Coastal Habitats in Puget Sound
Chief Scientist: Renee Takesue, Eric Grossman
Objectives: Quantify eelgrass habitat in Bellingham Bay

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