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ID R-1-96-GC
Also Known As R1-96-GC
Abstract Chief Scientist: Dave Rubin. Geophysical and Rotating Sonar and Sampling data (sidescansonar, currentmeter, opticalbackscattersensor, samples) of field activity R-1-96-GC in Grand Canyon, Arizona from 01/01/1996 to 01/01/1996
Project/Theme Grand Canyon Sedimentologic Engineering
National Plan Fundamental Hazards Studies,
Chief Scientist Dave Rubin
Activity Type Geophysical and Rotating Sonar and Sampling
Platform Raft
Area of Operation Grand Canyon, Arizona, Grand Canyon
Bounding Coordinates
-115.75000    -110.25000
Dates 01/01/1996 (JD 001) to 01/01/1996 (JD 001)
Analog Materials list
Dave Rubin Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
Rafting trip down the Colorado River to study flow and transport
during experimental flood release from Glen Canyon Dam
using rotating sidescan sonar, tracking
dune migration as indication of bedload transport rate; current speed
fluctuations; using OBS to study sediment load fluctuations
Sidescan sonar records, current speed, sediment load in water column, sediment 
Associated activities with Grand Canyon Sedimentologic Engineering:

  R-1-96-GC   R-2-96-GC   R-1-97-GC

Associated activities with Colorado Sand distribution Monitoring:
  R-1-94-GC   R-1-98-GC   R-1-99-GC   R-1-00-GC   R-3-00-GC   R-4-00-GC
Got Help? For R-1-96-GC, we would appreciate any information on -- contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, information specialist, information to be derived, kms of navigation, NGDC Info, organization, owner, ports, project number, publications, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
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R-1-96-GC location map of where navigation 

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