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ID B-1-07-PS
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Pacific Science Center. Chief Scientist: Renee Takesue. Beach Elevation and Sediment Profiles data (navigation) of field activity B-1-07-PS in Liberty Bay, WA from 01/18/2007 to 01/20/2007
Organization United States Geological Survey, Pacific Science Center
Project/Theme Coastal Habitats in Puget Sound
Chief Scientist Renee Takesue
Activity Type Beach Elevation and Sediment Profiles
Platform Boat
Area of Operation Liberty Bay, WA, Puget Sound, WA
Bounding Coordinates
47.72478
-122.63967    -122.58783
47.69085
Ports LEAVE Liberty Bay, WA
ARRIVE Liberty Bay, WA
Dates 01/18/2007 (JD 018) to 01/20/2007 (JD 020)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Vivian Queija
Crew
Renee Takesue USGS
Vivian Queija USGS
Jennifer Dougherty USGS
Greg Justin USGS
Paul Dorn boat operator
Equipment Used
navigation
Purpose
Measure winter beach elevation and grain size in Liberty Bay.  Deploy in-situ
sampling devices in Dogfish Creek.
Information to be Derived
Cross-shore position and elevation; bulkhead location, extent, and
characteristics; sediment grain size; dissolved concentrations of wastewater
chemicals.
Summary
Eighteen beaches were sampled over a 4-hour window around low tide (-2.5 ft 
MLLW) along the north shore of Liberty Bay from the city of Poulsbo to Point 
Bolin.
Beach elevations were measured by Vivian Queija (NMD/Western Geographic Science 
Center) and grain size samples were collected by Renee Takesue (GD/WCMG).
Digital photographs with scale bar were used to document grain size when grains 
exceeded medium pebbles.
Notes
Suquamish Tribal Fisheries research boat;
Trimble Pro XT
Publications
Stevens, A.W., Lacy, J.R., Finlayson, D.P., and Gelfenbaum, Guy, 2008, 
Evaluation of a Single-Beam Sonar System to Map Seagrass at Two Sites in 
Northern Puget Sound, Washington, U.S. Geological Survey Scientific 
Investigations Report 2008-5009, 45 p. URL:
http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2008/5009/
Got Help? For B-1-07-PS, we would appreciate any information on -- analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, owner, project number, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata        
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Samples data samp    
Times   060.times    

B-1-07-PS location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
B-1-07-PS location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
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