Field Activity K107PS

Identifier K107PS
Alternate names K-1-07-PS
Purpose Map substrate morphology and benthic habitat characterstics
Description United States Geological Survey, Pacific Science Center. Chief Scientist: Eric Grossman. Sampling and Video data (velocimeter, underwater video, pressuremeter, turbiditymeter, opticalbackscattersensor, VanVeengrab) of field activity K-1-07-PS in Skagit Bay-Whidbey Basin, Puget Sound, Washington from 02/12/2007 to 02/22/2007
Location Washington
Info derived seafloor depth, morphology, texture, benthic vegetation (eelgrass, kelp); subsurface acoustic surfaces and facies, sediment thickness
Comments Acoustic velocimeters, underwater video cameras, pressure sensors, and turbidity sensors (OBS). files exist on /imgarc2/K-1-07-PS
Sold in 2021
Start Seattle, Washington 2007-02-12
End Seattle, Washington 2007-02-22
West -122.685
East -122.48712
North 48.46473
South 48.22033
Activity Sampling and Video


2885 Mission Street
Santa Cruz, CA95060
(831) 460-7401
Principal investigators Eric Grossman
Crew members
Information specialist(s)
David P Finlayson
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Environmental Data, Imagery, Location-Elevation, Sampling, Seismics, Sonar
Data type: Depth, Turbidity, Video, Navigation, Geology, Boomer, Multibeam, Sound Velocity

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
pressuremeter Depth (no data reported)
turbiditymeter Turbidity (no data reported)
opticalbackscattersensor Turbidity (no data reported)
VanVeengrab Geology 1
GPS Navigation 6
multibeam Multibeam 1
velocimeter Sound Velocity 2
underwater video Video (no data reported)
chirp Boomer 1



Samples collected during this field activity