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Field Activity Details for field activity 2019-642-FA

AKA: CalDIG II

Other ID: none

Status: Pending

Organization(s): USGS, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s): Marine Geomorphology, Evolution, and Habitats (ZP00FE6)

Principal Investigator(s): Guy Cochrane

Affiliate Investigator(s): Charles Paull (MBARI)

Information Specialist(s): Guy Cochrane

Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology, Imagery: Video

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Benthic habitat, structure, and sedimentary processes in support of offshore energy development.

Vehicle(s): None

Start Port/Location: San Diego, CA

End Port/Location: San Francisco, CA

Start Date: 2019-09-09

End Date: 2019-09-27

Equipment Used: pistoncore, Remotely Operated Vehicle

Information to be Derived: Surficial geology, benthic habitat, grain size, sediment ages, pore water chemistry

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Maureen Walton, Daniel Powers, Peter Dal Ferro

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Numerous MBARI staff for coring and ROV.

Location:

South Central California

Boundaries
North: 35.84 South: 34.51 West: -122.02 East: -120.91

Platform(s):

photo of Bold Horizon
Bold Horizon

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
pistoncore --- Geology
Remotely Operated Vehicle --- Photo
Video
Biology
Chemistry
Geology

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