Coastal & Marine Geology InfoBank

Home FACS Activities Atlas Geology School Related Sites More

USGS CMG S-5-09-SC 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 S-5-09-SC
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California. Chief Scientists: Jamie Conrad, Holly Ryan. Seismic-reflection profiling data (Minisparker, Chirp,) of field activity S-5-09-SC in Southern California Borderland including San Diego Trough, San Pedro Basin, andSanta Monica Basin from 07/06/2009 to 07/10/2009
Organization United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
Project/Theme Tsunami Hazard Potential
Chief Scientist Jamie Conrad
Holly Ryan
Activity Type Seismic-reflection profiling
Platform Parke Snavely
Area of Operation Southern California Borderland including San Diego Trough, San Pedro Basin, and, Southern California ica Basin, Southern California
Bounding Coordinates
33.73608
-118.56378    -118.06149
33.29057
Ports LEAVE Long Beach, CA
ARRIVE Long Beach, CA
Dates 07/06/2009 (JD 187) to 07/10/2009 (JD 191)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Jamie Conrad
Crew
Jamie Conrad chief scientist, mammal observer
Holly Ryan co-chief scientist, mammal observer
Ray Sliter seismic watchstander, mammal observer
Gerry Hatcher ET/MT
Pete Dal Ferro skipper
Equipment Used
Minisparker
Chirp
Purpose
Collection of high-resolution seismic-reflection profiles offshore of Los
Angeles, CA to assess neotectonic activity (recency of fault motion and
potential for earthquake and tsunami hazards)
Information to be Derived
Location of active faults and other evidence of active seafloor deformation.
Stratigraphy of basin sediments.
Notes
Earthquake and Tsunami Hazards, Multi-Hazard Project.
Pete Dal Ferro (USGS-MP)  Ship captain,
Ray Sliter (USGS-MP)  Marine Geophysicist/Mammal Observer,
Gerry Hatcher (USGS-MP)  Electronics Technician

Minisparker 
sub-bottom cross-section sonar
EdgeTech Chirp 
sub-bottom cross-section sonar

Publications
Conrad, Jamie and Ryan, Holly, 2009, Catalina or Bust:
USGS Group Maps Faults Offshore of Los Angeles,
USGS Sound Waves Monthly Newsletter, September 2009,
available on line at:
http://soundwaves.usgs.gov/2009/09/fieldwork4.html
Got Help? For S-5-09-SC, 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, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, summary, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata        
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Seismic data seis    
Times   061.times    

S-5-09-SC location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
S-5-09-SC 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/s/s509sc/html/s-5-09-sc.meta.html
Page Contact Information: InfoBank staff
Page Last Modified: Mon Apr 1 12:29:12 PDT 2013  (chd)