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ID D-1-67-SC
Abstract United States Navy Electronics Laboratory,United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California,Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Chief Scientist: George Moore. Geophysical data (airgun, sparker, deadreckoning, LoranA, sonobuoy) of field activity D-1-67-SC in Descanso Fan, Colnett Basin, San Quinin Basin, Cedros Deep,Continental Borderland, Southern California from 01/05/1967 to 01/11/1967
Organization United States Navy Electronics Laboratory
United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Chief Scientist George Moore
Activity Type Geophysical
Platform Davis
Area of Operation Descanso Fan, Colnett Basin, San Quinin Basin, Cedros Deep,, Southern California al Borderland, Southern California, Southern California
Bounding Coordinates
34.75000
-122.75000    -116.75000
32.25000
Dates 01/05/1967 (JD 005) to 01/11/1967 (JD 011)
Analog Materials list
Crew
George Moore Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
airgun
sparker
deadreckoning
LoranA
sonobuoy
Purpose
To study, by continuous-reflection profiling, the volumetric
distribution and internal structure of sediments deposited in a group of modern
continental-margin submarine basins whose physiographic and oceanographic
characteristics are relatively well known and who relations to source and other
variables differ in marked degree. Thus, the sedimentary fill in the basins (the
end products of marine processes of erosion, transportation, and deposition) can
be related to the physical variables within the region of the basins and
conclusions may be drawn regarding the important factors which have influenced
its accumulation.
Publications
Moore, David G. 1969. Reflection profiling studies of the California Continental 
Borderland: Structure and Quaternary Turbidite Basins. Geological Society of 
American Special Paper 107, 142 p.
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