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ID 08005
Also Known As S-1B-08-SC
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Chief Scientists: Tom Lorenson, USGS, Menlo Park, Ira Leifer, UCSB. Bathymetric and ROV data (ROV, Bathymetry - Swath System, Nav) of field activity 08005 (S-1B-08-SC) in Santa Barbara Channel, Goleta, California, United States, North America, North Pacific from 03/17/2008 to 03/19/2008
Organization United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts
Chief Scientist Tom Lorenson
Ira Leifer
Activity Type Bathymetric and ROV
Platform Zephyr
Area of Operation Santa Barbara Channel, Goleta, California, United States, North America, North Pacific, Southern California
Bounding Coordinates
-119.88082    -119.84448
Ports LEAVE Santa Barbara, CA
ARRIVE Santa Barbara, CA
Dates 03/17/2008 (JD 077) to 03/19/2008 (JD 079)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Jonathan Borden
Jonathan Borden USGS, ROV Pilot
Chuck Worley Bathymetry
Ray Davis Design/Fabrication
Tom Lorenson USGS/MP, Chief Scientist
Gerry Hatcher USGS/MP, Engineer
Ira Leifer UCSB
Chris Stubbs grad student
Brayton Pointer captain
Ryan Braget first mate
Equipment Used
Bathymetry - Swath System
Calibrate bubble emission from natural gas vents offshore Coal Oil Point with 
the SwathPlus sidescan. ROV Survey of Coal Oil Point Seeps to sample oil and gas 
from natural
seeps and to document unusual seafloor features that turned out to be newly
discovered tarmounds on the oceanfloor.
Information to be Derived
Samples and Chemical Analysis;
Digital Video from ROV, Tar samples taken with grab, gas
samples taken with sampler designed and built by Gerry Hatcher
Navigation technique: XXXXX / Omnistar.
ROV work was a successful trial 9 days at sea. 7 stations occupied.
Lorenson, T.D, Hostettler, F.D., Rosenbauer, R.J., Peters, K.E., Kvenvolden,
K.A., Dougherty, J.A., Gutmacher, C.E., Wong, F.L., and Normark, W.R., 2009,
Natural offshore seepage and related tarball accumulation on the California
coastline; Santa Barbara Channel and the southern Santa Maria Basin; source
identification and inventory: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1225
 and MMS report 2009-030, 116 p. and spreadsheets.  URL:
Got Help? For 08005, we would appreciate any information on -- analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, owner, project, project number, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata         WHSC
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml data
Navigation data nav     data
Samples data samp      
Times   060.times      

08005 location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
08005 location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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