Field Activity 2014-603-FA

Identifier 2014-603-FA
Alternate names G-01-14-PS
Purpose Collection of nearshore bed sediment for geochemical analysis
Description United States Geological Survey, Pacific Science Center. Chief Scientist: Renee Takesue. Sediment sample collection data of field activity G-01-14-PS in Commencement Bay, Washington from 01/28/2014 to 01/30/2014
Location Washington
Summary 25 sea floor sediment samples were collected in Commencement Bay, Wa. Samples were split for geochemical analyses of beryllium-7, contaminants, and rare earth elements.
Info derived Spatial distribution of Puyallyp River plume sediment in Commencement Bay
Comments 20140213 CR added nav equip. 20140211 RT added summary 20140210 CR FAN added from FACS ID G-01-14-PS
Start Tacoma, Washington 2014-01-28
End Tacoma, Washington 2014-01-30
Days in the field 3
West -125.75
East -122.25
North 49.75
South 47.25
Activity Sediment sample collection


2885 Mission Street
Santa Cruz, CA95060
(831) 460-7401
Principal investigators Renee K Takesue
Crew members
Renee K Takesue
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Renee K Takesue
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Sampling
Data type: Navigation, Geology

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Other Unknown, Profiles, Transects, Benchmarks, LIDAR, Navigation (no data reported)
Handheld GPS Navigation (no data reported)
Van Veen Biology, Geology (no data reported)
CodaOctopus F180 Navigation (no data reported)
Other Unknown, Geology, Biology, Chemistry (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity