Field Activity 2022-667-FA

Identifier 2022-667-FA
Alternate names Conconully Wildfire
Purpose Explore how fire activity contributed to reservoir sedimentation.
Location Conconully, WA
Summary Collect watershed soil, stream sediment, and historical sediment records from the reservoir.
Info derived Historical records of fire activity and sediment accumulation rates from sediment compositional chemistry, charcoal counts, and radionuclide chronologies.
Projects
Platform
Frontier
Other
on foot
walking survey, generally with GPS backpack
Vehicles
None
Itinerary
Start Conconully, WA 2022-06-25
End Conconully, WA 2025-06-25
Days in the field 45
Bounds
West -120.15380856
East -119.35546854
North 48.88308168
South 48.28227826

Personnel

Organization
USGS, Tacoma, Washington
Tacoma, WA
Organization
2885 Mission Street
Santa Cruz, CA95060
(831) 460-7401
Principal investigators Renee K Takesue
Crew members
Information specialist(s)
Renee K Takesue
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal Nicholas Sutfin, USGS Washington Water Science Center

Data types and categories

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

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Gravity Core Geology (no data reported)
core Biology, Geology (no data reported)
Hand-grab sample Biology, Chemistry, Geology (no data reported)
Garmin Navigation (no data reported)

Publications

Samples collected during this field activity