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Identification_Information:

Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov/>, Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) <http://marine.usgs.gov/>
Publication_Date: 20140414
Title:
Sampling data of field activity A-1-03-SC in Southern California: Pt. Conception to Mexican border, from shore outto 50 nautical miles. from 07/18/2003 to 07/31/2003
Publication_Information:
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
Online_Linkage: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/gos/a-1-03-sc.fmeta.xml>
Online_Linkage:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/a/a103sc/html/a-1-03-sc.meta.html>

Description:
Abstract:
United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California. Chief Scientists: Brian Edwards, Homa Lee. Sampling data (3dot5khz, subbottomprofiler, boxcore, vibratingcore, pistoncore, gravitycore, tripcore) of field activity A-1-03-SC in Southern California: Pt. Conception to Mexican border, from shore outto 50 nautical miles. from 07/18/2003 to 07/31/2003, <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/a/a103sc/html/a-1-03-sc.meta.html>.
Purpose:
These data and information are intended for science researchers, students from elementary through college, policy makers, and general public.
Supplemental_Information:

Equipment Used -
3dot5khz Profiler, Brand: Knudsen, Model: 320 B/R, Media: paper, CD
subbottomprofiler System: FSSB, Brand: Edgetech, Model SB-512i, Media: paper, CD
boxcore Brand: N.E.L., Model: Standard
vibratingcore Brand: M.E.C., Model: Aluminum head, Comments: 20 ft. and 15 ft. barrels
pistoncore 2000 IB.W.T., Brand: USGS Standard, Comments: Break-Away Piston
gravitycore
tripcore
Notes -
Leave Redwood City, CA
Arrive Redwood City, CA
Planning to collect:
Piston Core
Gravity Core
Box Core
Vibracore
Grabs
Planned date -- July, 2003

Similar information is available for thousands of other USGS/CMG-related Activities.
If known, available are Activity-specific navigation, gravity, magnetics, bathymetry, seismic, and sampling data; track maps; and equipment information; as well as summary overviews, crew lists, and information about analog materials.
If available, access to physical samples is described in the "WR CMG Sample Distribution Policy" at: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/main/sample-dist-policy.html>
Primary access to the USGS/CMG Information Bank's digital data, analog data, and metadata is provided through... <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/>
This page accomodates a variety of search approaches (e.g., by platform, by region, by scientist, by equipment type, etc.).
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Range_of_Dates/Times:
Beginning_Date: 20030718
Ending_Date: 20030731

Currentness_Reference: ground condition

Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -122.72343
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -117.34878
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 37.83387
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 33.03002

Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO 19115 Topic Category
Theme_Keyword: geoscientificinformation
Theme_Keyword: oceans
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: Global Change Master Directory (GCMD)
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
Theme_Keyword: Marine Geology
Theme_Keyword: Marine Geophysics
Theme_Keyword: Marine Seismic

Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
Place_Keyword: CA
Place_Keyword: California
Place_Keyword: North Pacific Ocean
Place_Keyword: Northern Pacific Ocean
Place_Keyword: Southern California
Place_Keyword:
Southern California: Pt. Conception to Mexican border, from shore out
Place_Keyword: USA
Place_Keyword: tical miles.


Access_Constraints:
Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.
If available, access to physical samples is described in the "WR CMG Sample Distribution Policy" at: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/main/sample-dist-policy.html>
Use_Constraints:
Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as the source of this information.
Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.
Some USGS information accessed through this means may be preliminary in nature and presented without the approval of the Director of the USGS. This information is provided with the understanding that it is not guaranteed to be correct or complete and conclusions drawn from such information are the responsibility of the user.
This information is not intended for navigational purposes.
Any use of trade, firm, or product names is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>


Data_Set_Credit:
Brian Edwards (Co-Chief Scientist, USGS, Menlo Park, CA); Homa Lee (Co-Chief Scientist, USGS, Menlo Park, CA); Bill Normark (Scientist, USGS, Menlo Park, CA); Lori Hibbeler (Information Specialist, USGS, Menlo Park, CA); Jamie Conrad (Navigator, USGS, Menlo Park, CA); Pete Dartnell (Scientist, USGS, Menlo Park, CA); Jon Warrick (Scientist, USGS, Menlo Park, CA); Eric Grossman (Scientist, USGS, Santa Cruz, CA); Cathy Frazee (Core Curator, USGS, Menlo Park, CA); Brad Carkin (Logging Technician, USGS, Menlo Park, CA); Simon Barber (Scientist, USGS, Menlo Park, CA); Claudia Venherm (Scientist, Skidaway Institute of Oceanography, Savannah, GA); Alyson Cotton (Scientist, Skidaway Institute of Oceanography, Savannah, GA); Walt Olsen (Marine Technician, USGS, Redwood City, CA); Kevin O'Toole (Marine Technician, USGS, Redwood City, CA); Hal Williams (Marine Technician, USGS, Redwood City, CA); Mike Boyle (Electronic Technician, USGS, Redwood City, CA); Ted Blinkers (Captain, R/V Auriga Crew, Seattle, WA); Donna White (Second Mate, R/V Auriga Crew, Seattle, WA); William White (Third Mate, R/V Auriga Crew, Seattle, WA); Richard Kelly (Engineer, R/V Auriga Crew, Seattle, WA); Thomas Lyon (Engineer, R/V Auriga Crew, Seattle, WA); John Kelly (Deck-hand, R/V Auriga Crew, Seattle, WA); Levanto Schachter (UCLA Mooring, UCLA IOE)
Native_Data_Set_Environment: Digital, ASCII
Cross_Reference:
Citation_Information:
Originator:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Publication_Date: Unknown
Title: USGS/CMG Information Bank <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/>
Publication_Information:
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov> Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
Online_Linkage: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/>




Data_Quality_Information:

Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report: Identified as best available version.

Logical_Consistency_Report: Unspecified

Completeness_Report:
Start and end date/times of data
Navigation Data (a-1-03-sc.060 [GPS])
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
200307141642302    200307141643302
200307141746102    200307142142102
200307142156303    200307142236100
200307142303300    200307142309400
200307152333503    200307152334503
200307161430104    200307162056104
200307171517101    200307171517101
200307171601203    200307171630304
200307171726003    200307171822202
200307171931103    200307172026303
200307172049401    200307172051301
200307172057101    200307172207404
200307181452403    200307181508403
200307181605304    200307272124102
200307272132401    200307300337100
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
Seismic Shots Data (a-1-03-sc.410_3dot5khz)
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
200307192211530    200307200319070
200307200329130    200307200542220
200307201442330    200307201859360
200307202113050    200307211014490
200307211232590    200307211256170
200307211309470    200307211358530
200307211623430    200307211732290
200307211739020    200307220936160
200307221624320    200307222244170
200307222324060    200307230101150
200307230318520    200307230427220
200307230616030    200307230926230
200307230931320    200307231049170
Seismic Shots Data (a-1-03-sc.410_chirp)
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
200307281449060    200307281747060
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Report: Unspecified

Vertical_Positional_Accuracy:
Vertical_Positional_Accuracy_Report: Unspecified

Lineage:

Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Navigation Data Unknown
Process_Date: 20030924

Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>



Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:

Indirect_Spatial_Reference:
Southern California: Pt. Conception to Mexican border, from shore out
Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method: Point

Point_and_Vector_Object_Information:
SDTS_Terms_Description:
SDTS_Point_and_Vector_Object_Type: Point



Spatial_Reference_Information:

Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Geographic:
Latitude_Resolution: 0.00001
Longitude_Resolution: 0.00001
Geographic_Coordinate_Units: Decimal degrees

Geodetic_Model:
Horizontal_Datum_Name: North American Datum of 1983
Ellipsoid_Name: Geodetic Reference System 80
Semi-major_Axis: 6378137
Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio: 298.257

Vertical_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Depth_System_Definition:
Depth_Datum_Name: Local surface
Depth_Resolution: 0.1
Depth_Distance_Units: meters
Depth_Encoding_Method: Attribute values



Entity_and_Attribute_Information:

Overview_Description:
Entity_and_Attribute_Overview:
Navigation with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/nav.html>

Overview_Description:
Entity_and_Attribute_Overview:
Samples with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/samp.html>
Entity_and_Attribute_Detail_Citation:
"time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs"
Mnemonic:       "(Year, DayOfYear, UTCHour, Min, Sec, Tenths, Lat, Long, ActivityID, EquipmentType, Depth, DepthUnits, Line, Station, Roll, Comments)  [DAPS]"
FORTRAN format: "(Year, DayOfYear, UTCHour, Min, Sec, Tenths, Hundredths, Lat, Long, ActivityID, EquipmentType, Depth, DepthUnits, Line, Station, Roll, Comments) [DAPX]"
C format:       "(i4.4, i3.3, 3i2.2, i1.1, t16, f9.5, t26, f10.5, t37, a, t45, a24, t70, f6.1, t78, a1, t80, a9, t90, a9, t100, a9, t110, a)  [DAPS]"
Naming:         .onoff.GRAV_EQUIPMENT_TYPE
Overview_Description:
Entity_and_Attribute_Overview:
Seismic Shots with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/seis.html>



Distribution_Information:

Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Resource_Description:
Downloadable Data A-1-03-SC data set <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/a/a103sc/html/a-1-03-sc.meta.html>

Distribution_Liability:
Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as the source of this information.
Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.
Some USGS information accessed through this means may be preliminary in nature and presented without the approval of the Director of the USGS. This information is provided with the understanding that it is not guaranteed to be correct or complete and conclusions drawn from such information are the responsibility of the user.
This information is not intended for navigational purposes.
Any use of trade, firm, or product names is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: ASCII
File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
Transfer_Size: 6.4

Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/a/a103sc/html/a-1-03-sc.nav.html>

Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: ASCII
File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
Transfer_Size: 1.5

Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/a/a103sc/html/a-1-03-sc.seis.html>

Fees: None



Metadata_Reference_Information:

Metadata_Date: 20140414

Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Metadata_Standard_Name:
FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata <http://www.fgdc.gov/>

Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998 <http://www.its.nbs.gov/nbs/meta/meta.html>

Metadata_Time_Convention: universal time
Metadata_Access_Constraints: none
Metadata_Use_Constraints: none


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