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ID K-2-04-PS
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California. Chief Scientists: Guy Cochrane, Jon Warrick. Geological and Geophysical data (sidescansonar, GPS, GPS, gyro, underwatertelevision, underwatercamera) of field activity K-2-04-PS in Elwha Shelf, Puget Sound, WA from 03/09/2004 to 03/22/2004
Organization United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
Project/Theme Elwha Shelf, Washington
Chief Scientist Guy Cochrane
Jon Warrick
Activity Type Geological and Geophysical
Platform Karluk
Area of Operation Elwha Shelf, Puget Sound, WA, Puget Sound, WA
Bounding Coordinates
48.41931
-123.60036    -122.32790
47.62886
Ports leave Port Angeles, WA
arrive Seattle, WA
Dates 03/09/2004 (JD 069) to 03/22/2004 (JD 082)
Analog Materials list
Information Specialist
Jon Warrick
Crew
Guy Cochrane Chief Scientist, USGS Menlo Park
Jon Warrick Chief Scientist, USGS Santa Cruz
Jodi Harney Research Geologist, USGS Santa Cruz
Andy Stevenson Sonar technician, USGS Menlo Park
Tina Rohilla Benthic biologist, Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife
Mike Boyle Electrical Technician, USGS Redwood City
Larry Kooker Electrical Technician, USGS Redwood City
Jesse Stark Pilot, NOAA Corp
Equipment Used
sidescansonar
GPS
GPS
gyro
underwatertelevision
underwatercamera
Purpose
Map seafloor facies and habitats prior to removal of Elwha River dams.
Information to be Derived
Surficial geology, bathymetry, grain size, and benthic habitat.
Summary
4 days spent sonar mapping from 5 to 25 m water depths off the mouth of
the Elwha river and east.  3 days spent video groundtruthing in area mapped with
sonar.  1 day spent with bottom macro camera in sandy areas for digital grain
size analysis, with grab sampling for calibration of digital grain sizing
program.  5 bad weather days.  Sonar bathy and backscatter data, processed in
the field.  Digital video tapes.  Digital macro photos.  Bottom grab samples.
Notes
files exist on /imgarc2/K-2-04-PS/
Publications
Warrick, J.A., George, D.A., Stevens, A.W., Eshleman, Jodi, Gelfenbaum, Guy,
Kaminsky, G.M., Schwartz, A.K., and Beirne, Matt, 2007, Beach Morphology
Monitoring in the Elwha River Littoral Cell, 2004-2006, USGS Data Series 288,
available on line at:
http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/288/ds288.pdf

Draut, Amy, 2006, Studying the Elwha River, Washington, in Preparation for Dam Removal: Sound Waves, November/December 2006,
http://soundwaves.usgs.gov/2006/11/fieldwork3.html/

Warrick, Jonathan, 2005, Dam Removal on the Elwha River in Washington - Nearshore Impacts of Released Sediment: Sound Waves, February 2005,
http://soundwaves.usgs.gov/2005/02/research.html/

Got Help? For K-2-04-PS, we would appreciate any information on -- contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, owner, project number, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
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K-2-04-PS location map of where navigation 

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