Field Activity J299SF

Identifier J299SF
Alternate names J-2-99-SF
Purpose Survey Grizzly Bay and adjacent areas for seasonal changes in bottom morphology and sediment texture
Description Chief Scientist: John Chin. High-Resolution Seismic and Sampling and Sidescan Sonar data (Kleinsidescan, Geopulse, VanVeengrab, boxcore, 200khz, GPS) of field activity J-2-99-SF in Grizzly Bay, San Francisco Bay from 02/24/1999 to 03/08/1999
Location San Francisco Bay
Summary Collected several hundred Kms of acoustic trackline data, collected 56 grabs/box cores
Info derived Changes in sonar bottom types from Feb. 98 survey, isopach map(s) of shallow sediments, grain size of surface sediments
Comments physical data holdings\ San Francisco Bay Seafloor and Sediment. Associated activities: J-2-99-SF J-3-99-SF J-5-98-SF Staff information imported from InfoBank John Chin (USGS Western Region) - Chief Scientist Steve Wolf (USGS Western Region) - Geologist Robin Dornfest (USGS Western Region) - Watchstander Paul Carlson (USGS Western Region) - Watchstander Wilson Lee (USGS Western Region) - Watchstander Fred Payne (USGS Western Region) - Electronic Technician Gordon Smith (UCSC) - Boat Driver
Projects
Platform
David Johnston
Length 43 feet; beam 14 feet.
Itinerary
Start (port not specified) 1999-02-24
End (port not specified) 1999-03-08
Bounds
West -122.1579
East -121.94113
North 38.11714
South 38.03577
Activity High-Resolution Seismic and Sampling and Sidescan Sonar

Personnel

Principal investigators Chin, John
Crew members
Carlson, Paul
Scientist, Staff
Dornfest, Robin
Scientist, Staff
Lee, Wilson
Scientist, Staff
Payne, Fred
Scientist, Staff
Wolf, Steve
Scientist, Staff
Smith, Gordon
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Chin, John
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Sampling, Seismics, Sonar
Data type: Navigation, Biology, Geology, Boomer, Sidescan, Single Beam

Equipment and datasets

Equipment or measuring device
Kleinsidescan
Sidescan
2
File list(19212)
Format text file
Amount .1 Mb
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/imag1/j/j299sf/imag/j-2-99-sf.nonlinkedlist.save
Contact
Survey information(19213)
Format text file
Amount .1 Mb
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/imag1/j/j299sf/imag/j-2-99-sf.onoff.kleinsidescan
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

Geopulse
Boomer
2
Seismic FFID/Shot/CDP data j-2-99-sf.410_geopulse(19214)
Description Provisional best file
Format text file
Amount 9.0 Mb
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/seis/j-2-99-sf.410_geopulse
Contact
Survey information(19215)
Format text file
Amount .1 Mb
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/seis/j-2-99-sf.onoff.highres.geopulse
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

VanVeengrab
Geology
1
Station Information(11947)
Format text file
Amount .1 Mb
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/samp/j-2-99-sf.onoff.grabs.vanveengrab
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

boxcore
Biology, Geology
1
Station Information(11946)
Format text file
Amount .1 Mb
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/samp/j-2-99-sf.onoff.cores.boxcore
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

200khz
Single Beam
6
NGDC MGD77 data - bathy(23382)
Format MGD77
Digital location http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/757/data/m77t/j299sf.m77t
SD digital location http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/757/
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/757/data/m77t/j299sf.m77t
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/spcmsc/DS757_j299sf.xml
Contact
Raw depth (bathymetry) data j-2-99-sf.300(19208)
Format text file
Amount 0.5 Mb
Public? Yes
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/bath/j-2-99-sf.300
Contact
Raw depth (bathymetry) data j-2-99-sf.301(19209)
Format text file
Amount 0.5 Mb
Public? Yes
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/bath/j-2-99-sf.301
Contact
Raw depth (bathymetry) data j-2-99-sf.302(19210)
Format text file
Amount 0.5 Mb
Public? Yes
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/bath/j-2-99-sf.302
Contact
Raw depth (bathymetry) data j-2-99-sf.302_063(19207)
Description Provisional best file
Format text file
Amount 1.2 Mb
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/bath/j-2-99-sf.302_063
Contact
Survey information(19211)
Format text file
Amount .1 Mb
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/bath/j-2-99-sf.onoff.200khz
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

GPS
Navigation
9
Best file with nav in ArcInfo E00 format(19198)
Format ZIP with ArcInfo E00
Amount 0.9 Mb
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/arc/nav/j-2-99-sf.zip
Contact
Eotvos/course/speed/distance data j-2-99-sf.073(19204)
Format text file
Amount 1.9 Mb
Public? Yes
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/nav/j-2-99-sf.073
Contact
Global positioning system (GPS) data j-2-99-sf.060(19199)
Format text file
Amount 3.2 Mb
Public? Yes
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/nav/j-2-99-sf.060
Contact
Global positioning system (GPS) data j-2-99-sf.061(19200)
Format text file
Amount 2.3 Mb
Public? Yes
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/nav/j-2-99-sf.061
Contact
Global positioning system (GPS) data j-2-99-sf.062(19201)
Format text file
Amount 1.5 Mb
Public? Yes
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/nav/j-2-99-sf.062
Contact
Global positioning system (GPS) data j-2-99-sf.063(19202)
Description Provisional best file
Format text file
Amount 0.9 Mb
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/nav/j-2-99-sf.063
Contact
Global positioning system (GPS) data j-2-99-sf.063_degree(19203)
Format text file
Amount 0.1 Mb
Public? Yes
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/nav/j-2-99-sf.063_degree
Contact
Lines(19206)
Format text file
Amount .1 Mb
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/nav/j-2-99-sf.lines
Contact
Survey information(19205)
Format text file
Amount .1 Mb
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Public URL https://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/j/j299sf/nav/j-2-99-sf.onoff.gps
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

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