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Identification_Information:

  Citation:
    Citation_Information:
      Originator: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) 
      Publication_Date: 20131029
      Title:
        Resistivity data of field activity B-2-07-PS in Possession
        Sound, Puget Sound from 01/29/2007 to 02/01/2007
      Publication_Information:
        Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
        Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/gos/b-2-07-ps.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/b/b207ps/html/b-2-07-ps.meta.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      United States Geological Survey, Pacific Science Center.
      Chief Scientists: Jessie Lacy, David Finlayson. Resistivity
      data (echosounder, underwatervideo, GPS, VanVeengrab) of
      field activity B-2-07-PS in Possession Sound, Puget Sound
      from 01/29/2007 to 02/01/2007,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/b/b207ps/html/b-2-07-ps.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 -

      echosounder

      underwatervideo

      GPS

      VanVeengrab

      Notes -

      Coastal Habitats in Puget Sound, Beach and Nearshore Dynamics Task.

      Research Project Coastal Habitats in Puget Sound URL:

      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/research/projects/puget_coastalhab.html

      Biosonics echosounder, towed underwater video camera, GPS, 23-ft boat belonging to USGS BRD (unnamed).

      Single-beam sonar system metadata:

      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/b/b207ps/bath/b-2-07-ps.seagrass.html

      imgarc2/B-2-07-PS files exist.

      Publications -

      Stevens, A.W., and J.R. Lacy, 2012, The influence of wave energy and sediment

      transport on seagrass distribution. Estuaries and Coasts 35: 92-108.

      DOI: 10.1007/s12237-011-9435-1:URL:

      http://www.springerlink.com/content/c7014507h0176768/



      Stevens, Andrew W., Lacy, Jessica R., Finlayson, David 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, 45p., available on line at:

      http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2008/5009/


      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: 20070129
        Ending_Date: 20070201

    Currentness_Reference: ground condition

  Status:
    Progress: Complete
    Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

  Spatial_Domain:
    Bounding_Coordinates:
      West_Bounding_Coordinate: -122.38377
      East_Bounding_Coordinate: -122.35750
      North_Bounding_Coordinate: 47.93808
      South_Bounding_Coordinate: 47.89703

  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: Bathymetry
      Theme_Keyword: Water Depth
      Theme_Keyword: Seafloor Topography

    Place:
      Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
      Place_Keyword: "Puget Sound, WA"
      Place_Keyword: North Pacific Ocean
      Place_Keyword: Northern Pacific Ocean
      Place_Keyword: Possession Sound, Puget Sound
      Place_Keyword: Puget Sound
      Place_Keyword: Puget Sound, WA
      Place_Keyword: USA
      Place_Keyword: WA
      Place_Keyword: Washington


  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) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
        Contact_Person: Clint Steele 

      Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 

      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 


  Data_Set_Credit:
    Jessie Lacy);
    David Finlayson);
    Tom Reiss);
    Andrew Stevens)

  Native_Data_Set_Environment: Digital, ASCII
  Cross_Reference:
    Citation_Information:
      Originator: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
      Publication_Date: Unknown
      Title: USGS/CMG Information Bank 
      Publication_Information:
        Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)  Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
        Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/
      Other_Citation_Details:
        Stevens, A.W., and J.R. Lacy, 2012, The influence of wave energy and sediment
        transport on seagrass distribution. Estuaries and Coasts 35: 92-108.
        DOI: 10.1007/s12237-011-9435-1:URL:
        http://www.springerlink.com/content/c7014507h0176768/

        Stevens, Andrew W., Lacy, Jessica R., Finlayson, David 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, 45p., available on line at:
        http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2008/5009/



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-2-07-ps.061 [GPS])
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >200701301650264    200701301658120
    >200701301712220    200701301801311
    >200701301808028    200701301916470
    >200701301956476    200701302102031
    >200701302110103    200701302330510
    >200701311711342    200701311924038
    >200701311933035    200701312111060
    >200701312116525    200701312211380
    >200701312219180    200701312326170
    >200702011657154    200702011733450
    >200702011746540    200702011754100
    >200702011800120    200702011901140
    >200702011907264    200702011931400
    >200702011937331    200702011941090
    >200702011946363    200702011952560
    >200702012023357    200702012029489
    >200702012036290    200702012101188
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Bathymetry Data (b-2-07-ps.300_061)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >200701301650264    200701301658120
    >200701301712220    200701301801311
    >200701301808028    200701301916470
    >200701301956476    200701302102031
    >200701302110103    200701302330510
    >200701311711342    200701311924038
    >200701311933035    200701312111060
    >200701312116525    200701312211380
    >200701312219180    200701312326170
    >200702011657154    200702011733450
    >200702011746540    200702011754100
    >200702011800120    200702011901140
    >200702011907264    200702011931400
    >200702011937331    200702011941090
    >200702011946363    200702011952560
    >200702012023357    200702012029489
    >200702012036290    200702012101188
    >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/b207ps/nav/b-2-07-ps.061
        >time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs
        >temporal-spatial domain
        >reformatted from /infobank/b/b207ps/bath/raw/line*.xyz files
        >Time (GMT)    Latitude (N)    Longitude (E)    Depth
        >
        >       1         2         3
        >345678901234567890123456789012345
        >
      Process_Date: 20071107

      Process_Contact:
        Contact_Information:
          Contact_Organization_Primary:
            Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
            Contact_Person: Clint Steele 

          Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 

          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 

    Process_Step:
      Process_Description:
        Bathymetry Data
        >11/07/2007 carolyn b-2-07-ps.300_061
        >/infobank/programs/edit/automerge/automerge
        >
        >Input was...
        >/infobank/b/b207ps/bath/b-2-07-ps.300
        >time/data style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs
        >temporal domain
        >reformatted from /infobank/b/b207ps/bath/raw/line*.xyz files
        >Time (GMT)    Latitude (N)    Longitude (E)    Depth
        >
        >       1         2
        >34567890123456789012
        >
        >Input was...
        >/infobank/b/b207ps/nav/b-2-07-ps.061
        >time/lat/long style, multi-record, in caps, without tabs
        >temporal-spatial domain
        >reformatted from /infobank/b/b207ps/bath/raw/line*.xyz files
        >Time (GMT)    Latitude (N)    Longitude (E)    Depth
        >
        >       1         2         3
        >345678901234567890123456789012345
        >
        >time, lat, long, time(sec) to nearest nav fix, data values
      Process_Date: 20071107

      Process_Contact:
        Contact_Information:
          Contact_Organization_Primary:
            Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
            Contact_Person: Clint Steele 

          Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 

          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 


Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:

  Indirect_Spatial_Reference: Possession Sound, Puget Sound
  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: Bathymetry with Time Stamp 

  Overview_Description:
    Entity_and_Attribute_Overview: Navigation with Time Stamp 

  Overview_Description:
    Entity_and_Attribute_Overview: Samples with Time Stamp 
    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) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
        Contact_Person: Clint Steele 

      Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 

      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 

  Resource_Description: Downloadable Data B-2-07-PS data set 

  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: 6.7

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/b/b207ps/html/b-2-07-ps.nav.html

    Digital_Form:
      Digital_Transfer_Information:
        Format_Name: ASCII
        File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
        Transfer_Size: 1.0

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/b/b207ps/html/b-2-07-ps.bath.html

    Fees: None


Metadata_Reference_Information:

  Metadata_Date: 20131029

  Metadata_Contact:
    Contact_Information:
      Contact_Organization_Primary:
        Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
        Contact_Person: Clint Steele 

      Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 

      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 

  Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata 

  Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998 

  Metadata_Time_Convention: universal time
  Metadata_Access_Constraints: none
  Metadata_Use_Constraints: none



      
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