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Data of field activity B-1-08-WP in Guam, U.S. Territories from 01/22/2008 to 02/05/2008

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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:
Data of field activity B-1-08-WP in Guam, U.S. Territories from 01/22/2008 to 02/05/2008
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/b-1-08-wp.fmeta.xml>
Online_Linkage:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/b/b108wp/html/b-1-08-wp.meta.html>

Description:
Abstract:
United States Geological Survey, Pacific Science Center. Chief Scientist: Curt Storlazzi. Data (OBS, ADCP, currentmeter, lightsensor, pressuresensor, digitalcamera, anemometer, GPS, tempsalinometer) of field activity B-1-08-WP in Guam, U.S. Territories from 01/22/2008 to 02/05/2008, <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/b/b108wp/html/b-1-08-wp.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 -
OBS Optical Backscatter sensors
ADCP Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers
currentmeter
lightsensor
pressuresensor
digitalcamera shore mounted
anemometer
GPS
tempsalinometer
Notes -
Associated field activities:
<A HREF="<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/b/b107wp/html/b-1-07-wp.meta.html>">B-1-07-WP</A>
<BR>
<A HREF="<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/b/b207wp/html/b-2-07-wp.meta.html>">B-2-07-WP</A>
Publications -
Storlazzi, C.D.; Field, M.E.; Cheriton, O.M.; Presto, M.K.; Logan, J.B., 2013,
Rapid fluctuations in flow and water-column properties in Asan Bay, Guam:
implications for selective resilience of coral reefs in warming seas; Coral Reef
s, v. 32, Issue 4, pp 949-961; URL:
<A HREF ="<http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00338-013-1061-x>" target ="NEW"><http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00338-013-1061-x>
Storlazzi, C.D., Presto, M.K., and Logan, J.B., 2009, Coastal circulation and se
diment dynamics in War-in-the-Pacific National Historical Park, Guam; measuremen
ts of waves, currents, temperature, salinity, and turbidity, June 2007-January 2
008: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1195, 79 p. URL:
<A HREF ="
<http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1195/>" target ="OFR"><http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1195/>

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: 20080122
Ending_Date: 20080205

Currentness_Reference: ground condition

Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: 144.61823
East_Bounding_Coordinate: 144.80054
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 13.53661
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 13.35794

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

Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
Place_Keyword: Guam
Place_Keyword: Guam, U.S. Territories
Place_Keyword: West Pacific Ocean
Place_Keyword: Western Pacific Ocean


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:
Curt Storlazzi (Oceanographer, Scuba Diver, USGS); Josh Logan (Information Sepcialist, Navigation, Scuba Diver, USGS); Kathy Presto (Oceanographer, USGS); Tom Reiss (Oceanographer, Scuba Diver, USGS)
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/>
Other_Citation_Details:
Storlazzi, C.D.; Field, M.E.; Cheriton, O.M.; Presto, M.K.; Logan, J.B., 2013, Rapid fluctuations in flow and water-column properties in Asan Bay, Guam: implications for selective resilience of coral reefs in warming seas; Coral Reef s, v. 32, Issue 4, pp 949-961; URL: <A HREF ="<http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00338-013-1061-x>" target ="NEW"><http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00338-013-1061-x> Storlazzi, C.D., Presto, M.K., and Logan, J.B., 2009, Coastal circulation and se diment dynamics in War-in-the-Pacific National Historical Park, Guam; measuremen ts of waves, currents, temperature, salinity, and turbidity, June 2007-January 2 008: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1195, 79 p. URL: <A HREF ="<http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1195/>" target ="OFR"><http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1195/>



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 (b-1-08-wp.060 [GPS])
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
200711032206000    200712322359599
200801010000001    200801312326000
200801312334000    200801312334000
200801312342000    200801312342000
200801312351000    200801312351000
200801312357000    200801312357000
200802010004000    200802010004000
200802010010000    200802010010000
200802010016000    200802010022000
200802010028000    200802010038000
200802010047000    200802010047000
200802010055000    200802010055000
200802010104000    200802010104000
200802010120000    200802010125000
200802010131000    200802010131000
200802010137000    200802010137000
200802010144000    200802010144000
200802010150000    200802010150000
200802010157000    200802010157000
200802010203000    200802010215000
200802010223000    200802010237000
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
/infobank/b/b108wp/nav/b-1-08-wp.060
time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs
temporal-spatial data

Input was...
/infobank/b/b108wp/meter/b-1-08-wp.onoff.ctdmeter
time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs
temporal domain
FACS Operation logbook

/infobank/b/b107wp/meter/raw/b-2-07-wp.meter
CTD Profile ID    Type    Date-Time (CST)    Date-Time (UTC)    Lat    Lon

       1         2         3
345678901234567890123456789012345

Process_Date: 20080509

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: Guam, U.S. Territories
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

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 B-1-08-WP data set <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/b/b108wp/html/b-1-08-wp.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: 0.1

Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/b/b108wp/html/b-1-08-wp.nav.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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