Coastal & Marine Geology InfoBank

Home FACS Activities Atlas Geology School Related Sites More

USGS CMG M-N1-98-OA Metadata

Skip navigational links
Loading
Activities: by ID   by Platform   by Year   by Region   by Participant   by Organization   by Project/Theme   with Incomplete IDs   Disclaimer  
Activity First Letter: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z   0   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9  
Virtual Globes: Atlas  (GE)    Samples  (GE)    Moorings  (GE)    Illuminate Oceans  (GE)    Earthquakes  (GE)    Get GE    InfoBank examples    State Waters    Chronology  (GE)    Gravity Base Stations  (GE)
ID M-N1-98-OA
Also Known As MONOLITH
Abstract University of Hawaii. Chief Scientist: Chip Fletcher. Beach Sampling data (handsamplegrab, shortcore) of field activity M-N1-98-OA in Kailau Beach, Oahu, Hawaii from 04/10/1998 to 04/10/1998
Organization University of Hawaii
Project/Theme Hawaii Beach Monitoring Program
Chief Scientist Chip Fletcher
Activity Type Beach Sampling
Platform Beach
Area of Operation Kailau Beach, Oahu, Hawaii, Oahu, HI
Bounding Coordinates
22.25000
-159.50000    -157.10000
20.75000
Ports leave n/a
arrive n/a
Dates 04/10/1998 (JD 100) to 04/10/1998 (JD 100)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Jodi Harney
Crew
Chip Fletcher Chief Scientist, University of Hawaii
Jodi Harney Student, University of Hawaii
Equipment Used
handsamplegrab
shortcore
Purpose
Beach sampling
Information to be Derived
Beach morphology.
Summary
Sample K5-1 - collected ~1 m makai of veg line on the top of a scarp
shelf, mostly dry; Sample K5-2 - collected from high swash at base of scarp
shelf, wet.
Notes
Monolith - very large, red-roofed mansion, 18 properties south of line
OKLA 2-1 (easily seen in aerial photos). Trades were blowing from the ENE at
20-30 knots, with gusts to 40, and had been for several days. Some scarping
present as a result. Between 4 and 7 pm (moderate tides, moderate to large fetch
waves), six locations along Kailua Beach were sampled at 2 regions of the beach
face. In most cases, samples labeled #1 are the upper 5-6 cm of sand collected
~0.5 m makai of the vegetation line; #2 is the upper 4 cm of sand collected from
the high swash area. The swash was a bit steeper than usual, so samples were
taken rather high on it rather than at mid-swash.
Got Help? For M-N1-98-OA, we would appreciate any information on -- analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, owner, project number, publications, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata        
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Times   050.times    

M-N1-98-OA location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
Skip footer navigational links

Coastal and Marine Science Centers:  Pacific   St. Petersburg   Woods Hole  
InfoBank   Coastal and Marine Geology Program   Geologic Information   Ask-A-Geologist   USGS Disclaimer  


Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo USA.gov logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
URL: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/m/mn198oa/html/m-n1-98-oa.meta.html
Page Contact Information: InfoBank staff
Page Last Modified: Mon Apr 1 11:37:07 PDT 2013  (chd)