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Geophysical data of field activity S-1-78-SC in Southern California from 04/17/1978 to 04/29/1978

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Identification_Information:

Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov/>, Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) <http://marine.usgs.gov/>
Publication_Date: 20140105
Title:
Geophysical data of field activity S-1-78-SC in Southern California from 04/17/1978 to 04/29/1978
Publication_Information:
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
Online_Linkage: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/gos/s-1-78-sc.fmeta.xml>
Online_Linkage:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s178sc/html/s-1-78-sc.meta.html>

Description:
Abstract:
Chief Scientist: Dave Cacchione. Geophysical data (12khz, 3dot5khz, underwatercamera, underwatertelevision, sidescansonar, Geoprobe, CTDmeter, Hydroproducts, instrumentmooring, transmissometer, integratednavigation, miniranger, transitsatellite, boxcore, Soutargrab, VanDornbottle, waterbucket, uniboom) of field activity S-1-78-SC in Southern California from 04/17/1978 to 04/29/1978, <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s178sc/html/s-1-78-sc.meta.html>.
Purpose:
These data and information are intended for science researchers, students from elementary through college, policy makers, and general public.
Supplemental_Information:

Equipment Used -
12khz 12 khz bathymetry
3dot5khz 3.5 khz bathymetry
underwatercamera
underwatertelevision
sidescansonar
Geoprobe
CTDmeter
Hydroproducts
instrumentmooring
transmissometer
integratednavigation
miniranger
transitsatellite
boxcore
Soutargrab
VanDornbottle
waterbucket
uniboom
Publications -
Drake, D.E., Cacchione, D.A., and Karl, H.A., 1985,
Bottom currents and sediment transport on San Pedro shelf, California:
Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, v. 55, n. 1, p. 15-28.
<br />
<a href="<http://jsedres.sepmonline.org/cgi/content/abstract/55/1/15>" target="of1">
<http://jsedres.sepmonline.org/cgi/content/abstract/55/1/15>.
<br />
<br />
Karl, H.A., Cacchione, D.A., and Drake, D.E. 1980,
Erosion and transport of sediments and pollutants in the benthic boundary layer
on the San Pedro shelf, southern California:
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 80-386, 99 p.,
<br />
<a href="
<http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr80386>" target="of2">
<http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr80386>.
<br />
<br />
Wolf, Stephen C., and Gutmacher, Christina E., 2004,
Geologic and bathymetric reconnaissance overview of the San Pedro Shelf region, Southern California:
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1049,
7 sheets, scales range from 1:43,000 to 1:174,000,
<br />
<a href="
<http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1049/>" target="of3">
<http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1049/>.

Similar information is available for thousands of other USGS/CMG-related Activities.
If known, available are Activity-specific navigation, gravity, magnetics, bathymetry, seismic, and sampling data; track maps; and equipment information; as well as summary overviews, crew lists, and information about analog materials.
If available, access to physical samples is described in the "WR CMG Sample Distribution Policy" at:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/main/sample-dist-policy.html>
Primary access to the USGS/CMG Information Bank's digital data, analog data, and metadata is provided through... <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/>
This page accomodates a variety of search approaches (e.g., by platform, by region, by scientist, by equipment type, etc.).
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Range_of_Dates/Times:
Beginning_Date: 19780417
Ending_Date: 19780429

Currentness_Reference: ground condition

Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -119.06589
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -117.91488
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 33.91684
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 33.52976

Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO 19115 Topic Category
Theme_Keyword: geoscientificinformation
Theme_Keyword: oceans
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: Global Change Master Directory (GCMD)
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
Theme_Keyword: Marine Geology
Theme_Keyword: Marine Geophysics
Theme_Keyword: Bathymetry
Theme_Keyword: Water Depth
Theme_Keyword: Seafloor Topography
Theme_Keyword: Marine Seismic
Theme_Keyword: Marine Metering
Theme_Keyword: Current Meters
Theme_Keyword: Hydrologic Current Meter
Theme_Keyword: Instrument Packages
Theme_Keyword: CTD Meter
Theme_Keyword: Conductivity / Temperature / Depth (CDT) Meter
Theme_Keyword: Geoprobe
Theme_Keyword: Instrument Mooring
Theme_Keyword: Turbidity Meters
Theme_Keyword: Transmissometer

Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
Place_Keyword: CA
Place_Keyword: North Pacific Ocean
Place_Keyword: Northern Pacific Ocean
Place_Keyword: Southern California
Place_Keyword: USA


Access_Constraints:
Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.
If available, access to physical samples is described in the "WR CMG Sample Distribution Policy" at: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/main/sample-dist-policy.html>
Use_Constraints:
Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as the source of this information.
Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.
Some USGS information accessed through this means may be preliminary in nature and presented without the approval of the Director of the USGS. This information is provided with the understanding that it is not guaranteed to be correct or complete and conclusions drawn from such information are the responsibility of the user.
This information is not intended for navigational purposes.
Any use of trade, firm, or product names is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>


Data_Set_Credit:
Brian Edwards (Oceanographer, USGS Western Region); Carol Madison (Navigator, USGS Western Region); Chuck Totman (Watchstander, USGS Western Region); Dave Cacchione (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region); Dave Drake (Oceanographer, USGS Western Region); Ed Clukey (Watchstander, USGS Western Region); George Tate (Watchstander, USGS Western Region); Herman Karl (Oceanographer, USGS Western Region); J. Bassin (Watchstander, USGS Western Region); Jim Nicholson (Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region); Neal Barnes (Watchstander, USGS Western Region); Pat Wiberg (Dafe Curator, USGS Western Region); S. Thornton (Watchstander, USGS Western Region)
Native_Data_Set_Environment: Digital, ASCII
Cross_Reference:
Citation_Information:
Originator:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Publication_Date: Unknown
Title: USGS/CMG Information Bank <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/>
Publication_Information:
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov> Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
Online_Linkage: <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/>
Other_Citation_Details:
Drake, D.E., Cacchione, D.A., and Karl, H.A., 1985, Bottom currents and sediment transport on San Pedro shelf, California: Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, v. 55, n. 1, p. 15-28. <br /> <a href="<http://jsedres.sepmonline.org/cgi/content/abstract/55/1/15>" target="of1"> <http://jsedres.sepmonline.org/cgi/content/abstract/55/1/15>. <br /> <br /> Karl, H.A., Cacchione, D.A., and Drake, D.E. 1980, Erosion and transport of sediments and pollutants in the benthic boundary layer on the San Pedro shelf, southern California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 80-386, 99 p., <br /> <a href="<http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr80386>" target="of2"> <http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr80386>. <br /> <br /> Wolf, Stephen C., and Gutmacher, Christina E., 2004, Geologic and bathymetric reconnaissance overview of the San Pedro Shelf region, Southern California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1049, 7 sheets, scales range from 1:43,000 to 1:174,000, <br /> <a href="<http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1049/>" target="of3"> <http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1049/>.



Data_Quality_Information:

Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report: Identified as best available version.

Logical_Consistency_Report: Unspecified

Completeness_Report:
Start and end date/times of data
Navigation Data (s-1-78-sc.010 [DRS])
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
197804172201300    197804172202060
197804172209060    197804172211060
197804180204150    197804182118040
197804182124040    197804191633200
197804191639200    197804191803200
197804191849070    197804191855070
197804191905090    197804191933280
197804191943280    197804192229190
197804192241240    197804202040070
197804202100040    197804202100040
197804202125250    197804231732410
197804231750420    197804250211020
197804250217030    197804261125070
197804261130520    197804290022090
197804290028030    197804290201040
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
Bathymetry Data (s-1-78-sc.330_010)
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
197804172201300    197804172201300
197804180204150    197804180214170
197804180232050    197804180245320
197804191233170    197804191241160
197804191503180    197804191503180
197804191539170    197804191615180
197804191633200    197804191633200
197804191639200    197804191715200
197804191733200    197804191803200
197804191913090    197804191915090
197804191933280    197804191933280
197804192047280    197804192047280
197804192249240    197804192251240
197804200257010    197804200307010
197804201203470    197804201215470
197804201235240    197804201315190
197804201333230    197804201414120
197804201433050    197804201459290
197804210141040    197804210214020
197804210232020    197804210314020
197804210547590    197804210547590
197804210733590    197804210815080
197804210833130    197804210915130
197804211402480    197804211412480
197804211432480    197804211515360
197804211533370    197804211601390
197804211609390    197804211613390
197804211632120    197804211652120
197804211658120    197804211714120
197804211732140    197804211734140
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Report: Unspecified

Vertical_Positional_Accuracy:
Vertical_Positional_Accuracy_Report: Unspecified

Lineage:

Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Navigation Data
Converted to time format with year at start.

01/16/86 KAYE DUA0:[DATA.S178SC.N]S178SC.010;
DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5

Process_Date: 19951206

Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Bathymetry Data
10/31/1998  /tiger/s/s178sc/bath/s-1-78-sc.330_010
/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge

Input was...
Converted to time format with year at start.

11/30/90 CAROLYN DUA0:[DRS.NGDC.CDWORK]S178SC.330;1
DUA0:[DRS.BAT]BATRED.EXE;2
Edited bathymetry data
using velocity = 1463.0 m/sec for MGD-77 format

02/13/86 BECKIE DISK$USERDISK:[CLINT.BECKIE]S178SC.301;
DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5
This is digitrack bathy of dubious quality.

Input was...
Converted to time format with year at start.

01/16/86 KAYE DUA0:[DATA.S178SC.N]S178SC.010;
DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5

time, lat, long, time(sec) to nearest nav fix, data values
Process_Date: 19981031

Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>



Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:

Indirect_Spatial_Reference: Southern California
Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method: Point

Point_and_Vector_Object_Information:
SDTS_Terms_Description:
SDTS_Point_and_Vector_Object_Type: Point



Spatial_Reference_Information:

Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Geographic:
Latitude_Resolution: 0.00001
Longitude_Resolution: 0.00001
Geographic_Coordinate_Units: Decimal degrees

Geodetic_Model:
Horizontal_Datum_Name: North American Datum of 1927
Ellipsoid_Name: Clarke 1866
Semi-major_Axis: 6378206.4
Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio: 294.98

Vertical_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Depth_System_Definition:
Depth_Datum_Name: Local surface
Depth_Resolution: 0.1
Depth_Distance_Units: meters
Depth_Encoding_Method: Attribute values



Entity_and_Attribute_Information:

Overview_Description:
Entity_and_Attribute_Overview:
Bathymetry with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/bath.html>

Overview_Description:
Entity_and_Attribute_Overview:
Navigation with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/nav.html>



Distribution_Information:

Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Resource_Description:
Downloadable Data S-1-78-SC data set <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s178sc/html/s-1-78-sc.meta.html>

Distribution_Liability:
Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as the source of this information.
Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.
Some USGS information accessed through this means may be preliminary in nature and presented without the approval of the Director of the USGS. This information is provided with the understanding that it is not guaranteed to be correct or complete and conclusions drawn from such information are the responsibility of the user.
This information is not intended for navigational purposes.
Any use of trade, firm, or product names is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: ASCII
File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
Transfer_Size: 0.3

Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s178sc/html/s-1-78-sc.nav.html>

Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: ASCII
File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
Transfer_Size: 0.0

Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s178sc/html/s-1-78-sc.bath.html>

Fees: None



Metadata_Reference_Information:

Metadata_Date: 20140105

Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
State_or_Province: CA
Postal_Code: 94025-3561
Country: USA

Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address:
infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Metadata_Standard_Name:
FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata <http://www.fgdc.gov/>

Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998 <http://www.its.nbs.gov/nbs/meta/meta.html>

Metadata_Time_Convention: universal time
Metadata_Access_Constraints: none
Metadata_Use_Constraints: none


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