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ID G-1-04-GB
Abstract National Marine Fisheries Service Santa Cruz Laboratory. Chief Scientist: Guy Cochrane. Gravity Coring and Photo and Sediment Sampling data (GPS, underwatertelevision, digitalcamera, VanVeengrab, gravitycore) of field activity G-1-04-GB in Glacier Bay National Park, Gustavus, Alaska from 04/05/2004 to 04/17/2004
Organization National Marine Fisheries Service Santa Cruz Laboratory
Project/Theme National Seafloor Mapping and Benthic Habitat Studies
Chief Scientist Guy Cochrane
Activity Type Gravity Coring and Photo and Sediment Sampling
Platform Alaskan Gyre
Area of Operation Glacier Bay National Park, Gustavus, Alaska, Glacier Bay, AK
Bounding Coordinates
59.02777
-136.37064    -135.88203
58.39947
Ports LEAVE Gustavus, Alaska
ARRIVE Gustavus, Alaska
Dates 04/05/2004 (JD 096) to 04/17/2004 (JD 108)
Analog Materials list
Information Specialist
Jodi Harney
Crew
Guy Cochrane Principal Investigator, Research Geophysicist, USGS - Santa Cruz, CA
Jodi Harney Research Geologist, USGS - Santa Cruz, CA
Hank Chezar Video technician, USGS - Menlo Park, CA
Paul Carlson Research Geologist (Emeritus), USGS - Menlo Park, CA
Lisa Etherington Ecologist, USGS - Alaska Science Center Glacier Bay Field Station Gustavus, AK
Jim De la Breure Pilot, USGS - Alaska Science Center Glacier Bay Field Station Gustavus, AK
Jennifer Mondragon Ecologist, USGS - Alaska Science Center Juneau, AK
Alex Andrews Ecologist, USGS - Alaska Science Center Juneau, AK
Equipment Used
GPS
underwatertelevision
digitalcamera
VanVeengrab
gravitycore
Purpose
Ground-truth geophysical data using video, digital seafloor imagery,
and physical sampling.
Information to be Derived
Surficial geology, grain size, and benthic habitat observations.
Summary
12 days spent collecting underwater video on transects over multibeam
and sidescan data coverage areas in 5 to 100 m water depths in the main axis of
Glacier Bay, the two northern inlet (arms), and smaller interior bays. Sediment
samples, short gravity cores, and bed sediment camera imagery were collected
throughout cruise. Digital video tapes. Data files of video observations.
Digital macro photos. Short cores. Bottom grab samples.
Publications
Harney, J. N., Cochrane, G. R., Etherington, L.L. Dartnell, Pete, Golden, N.E., and Chezar, Hank, 2006,
Geologic Characteristics of Benthic Habitats in Glacier Bay, Southeast Alaska, 
U.S. Geological survey Open-File Report 2006-1081

http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1081
Got Help? For G-1-04-GB, we would appreciate any information on -- contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, notes, owner, project number, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
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Navigation data nav    
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G-1-04-GB location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
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