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ID C-1-96-SC
Also Known As CS-1-96-SM
Abstract Chief Scientist: Jim Gardner. Multibeam Sonar data (multibeam, GPS, integratednavigation) of field activity C-1-96-SC in Santa Monica Bay, California from 09/30/1996 to 10/29/1996
Project/Theme Pacific Seafloor Mapping Project
National Plan Enviroment
Chief Scientist Jim Gardner
Activity Type Multibeam Sonar
Platform Coastal Surveyor
Area of Operation Santa Monica Bay, California, Southern California
Bounding Coordinates
34.20000
-119.00000    -118.30000
33.70000
Ports leave Marina Del Rey
arrive Marina Del Rey
Dates 09/30/1996 (JD 274) to 10/29/1996 (JD 303)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Pete Dartnell
Crew
Art Kleiner Party Chief, C&C Technologies
Jim Gardner Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
multibeam
GPS
integratednavigation
Purpose
Map Santa Monica Bay to support USGS project studying marine pollution
and geohazards along the Los Angeles Margin.
Information to be Derived
Bathymetry, backscatter, slope, sediment volumes,  interpreted geology, etc
Summary
Completed survey and processed bathymetry and backscatter data of Santa
Monica Bay from Point Dume to Palos Verdes, out to the 800 meter isobath.
Notes
For raw and intermediate data sets, contact
Rani Nandiwada
Publications
Dartnell, P., and Gardner, J.V., 2004, Predicted seafloor facies of Central
Santa Monica Bay, California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1081,
dataset: 
http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1081/

Dartnell, P., Gardner, J.V., Mayer, L.A., and Hughes Clark, J.E., 2004, Los Angeles and San Diego Margin high-resolution multibeam bathymetry and backscatter data: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1221: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1221/

Lee, Homa J., and Weisberg, Stephen, eds., 2003, Integrated assessment of an urban water body; Santa Monica Bay, California: Marine Environmental Research, v. 56, no. 1-2, 342 p.

Dojiri, M., Yamaguchi, M., Weisberg, S.B., and Lee, Homa J., 2003, Changing anthropogenic influence on the Santa Monica Bay watershed, in Lee, Homa J., and Weisberg, Stephen, eds., Integrated assessment of an urban water body; Santa Monica Bay, California: Marine Environmental Research, v. 56, no. 1-2, p. 1-14.

Gardner, James V., Dartnell, Peter, Mayer, Larry A., and Hughes Clarke, John E., 2003, Geomorphology, acoustic backscatter, and processes in Santa Monica Bay from multibeam mapping, in Lee, Homa J., and Weisberg, Stephen, eds., Integrated assessment of an urban water body; Santa Monica Bay, California: Marine Environmental Research, v. 56, no. 1-2, p. 15-4.

Edwards, Brian D., Dartnell, Peter, and Chezar, Henry, 2003, Characterizing benthic substrates of Santa Monica Bay with seafloor photography and multibeam sonar imagery, in Lee, Homa J., and Weisberg, Stephen, eds., Integrated assessment of an urban water body; Santa Monica Bay, California: Marine Environmental Research, v. 56, no. 1-2, p. 47-66.

Leecaster, Molly, 2003, Spatial analysis of grain size in Santa Monica Bay, in Lee, Homa J., and Weisberg, Stephen, eds., Integrated assessment of an urban water body; Santa Monica Bay, California: Marine Environmental Research, v. 56, no. 1-2, p. 67-78

Hein, James R., Dowling, Jennifer S., Schuetze, Anthony, and Lee, Homa J., 2003, Clay-mineral suites, sources, and inferred dispersal routes; Southern California continental shelf, in Lee, Homa J., and Weisberg, Stephen, eds., Integrated assessment of an urban water body; Santa Monica Bay, California: Marine Environmental Research, v. 56, no. 1-2, p. 79-102

Noble, Marlene A., and Xu, J.P., 2003, Observations of large-amplitude cross-shore internal bores near the shelf break, Santa Monica Bay, CA, in Lee, Homa J., and Weisberg, Stephen, eds., Integrated assessment of an urban water body; Santa Monica Bay, California: Marine Environmental Research, v. 56, no. 1-2, p. 127-149.

Sommerfield, Christopher K., and Lee, Homa J., 2003, Magnitude and variability of Holocene sediment accumulation in Santa Monica Bay, California, in Lee, Homa J., and Weisberg, Stephen, eds., Integrated assessment of an urban water body; Santa Monica Bay, California: Marine Environmental Research, v. 56, no. 1-2, p. 151-176.

Alexander, Clark R., and Venherm, Claudia, 2003, Modern sedimentary processes in the Santa Monica, California continental margin; sediment accumulation, mixing and budget, in Lee, Homa J., and Weisberg, Stephen, eds., Integrated assessment of an urban water body; Santa Monica Bay, California: Marine Environmental Research, v. 56, no. 1-2, p. 177-204.

Bay, Steven M., Zeng, Eddy Y., Lorenson, Thomas D., Tran, Kim, and Alexander, Clark R., 2003, Temporal and spatial distributions of contaminants in sediments of Santa Monica Bay, California, in Lee, Homa J., and Weisberg, Stephen, eds., Integrated assessment of an urban water body; Santa Monica Bay, California: Marine Environmental Research, v. 56, no. 1-2, p. 255-276.

Greenstein, Darrin, Bay, Steven M., Jirik, Andrew, Brown, Jeffrey, and Alexander, Clark R., 2003, Toxicity assessment of sediment cores from Santa Monica Bay, California, in Lee, Homa J., and Weisberg, Stephen, eds., Integrated assessment of an urban water body; Santa Monica Bay, California: Marine Environmental Research, v. 56, no. 1-2, p. 277-297.

National Seafloor Mapping and Benthic Habitat Studies, Los Angeles, 2006, U.S. Geological Survey, Western Coastal and Marine Geology   <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/pacmaps/la-index.html>
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