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Identification_Information:

  Citation:
    Citation_Information:
      Originator: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) 
      Publication_Date: 20131029
      Title:
        Geophysical data of field activity S-5A-79-NC in Northern
        California from 05/30/1979 to 06/03/1979
      Publication_Information:
        Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
        Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/gos/s-5a-79-nc.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s5a79nc/html/s-5a-79-nc.meta.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      Chief Scientists: Dave Cacchione, Dave Drake. Geophysical
      data (12khz, 3dot5khz, uniboom, Geoprobe, underwatercamera,
      underwatertelevision, CTDmeter, Aanderaa, Geodyne,
      nephelometer, dartcore, VanVeengrab, VanDornbottle,
      sidescanmarker) of field activity S-5A-79-NC in Northern
      California from 05/30/1979 to 06/03/1979,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s5a79nc/html/s-5a-79-nc.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

      uniboom

      Geoprobe

      underwatercamera

      underwatertelevision

      CTDmeter

      Aanderaa

      Geodyne

      nephelometer

      dartcore

      VanVeengrab

      VanDornbottle

      sidescanmarker

      Publications -

      Reid, J.A., Reid, J.M., Jenkins, C.J., Zimmermann, M., Williams, S.J., and

      Field, M.E., 2006, usSEABED: Pacific Coast (California, Oregon, Washington)

      offshore surficial-sediment data release, U.S. Geological Survey Data Series

      182, version 1.0. Online at:

      

      http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/2006/182/
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: 19790530 Ending_Date: 19790603 Currentness_Reference: ground condition Status: Progress: Complete Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed Spatial_Domain: Bounding_Coordinates: West_Bounding_Coordinate: -123.45180 East_Bounding_Coordinate: -122.36410 North_Bounding_Coordinate: 38.46464 South_Bounding_Coordinate: 37.15389 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: Andera Current Meter Theme_Keyword: Geo Current Meter Theme_Keyword: Instrument Packages Theme_Keyword: CTD Meter Theme_Keyword: Conductivity / Temperature / Depth (CDT) Meter Theme_Keyword: Geoprobe Theme_Keyword: Turbidity Meters Theme_Keyword: Nephelometer Place: Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank Place_Keyword: CA Place_Keyword: North Pacific Ocean Place_Keyword: Northern California Place_Keyword: Northern Pacific Ocean Place_Keyword: San Francisco Bay, CA 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) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) Contact_Person: Clint Steele Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 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 Data_Set_Credit: Mike Boyle (Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region); Dave Cacchione (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region); Scott Conard (Chief Engineer, USGS Western Region); Dave Drake (Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region); Steve Eittreim (Geologist, USGS Western Region); Margaret Goud (Navigator, USGS Western Region); Frank Johnson (Chief Mate); Jack Lee (Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region); Paula Mackrow (Navigator); Jim Nicholson (Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region); Kevin O'Toole (Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region); Frank Sherer (Ship Captain); Gary Sullivan (Geologist); George Tate (Geologist and Watchstander, USGS Western Region); Jan Thompson (Biologist); Chuck Totman (Geologist, USGS Western Region); Pat Wiberg (Navigator, USGS Western Region); Bob Wilson (Mechanical Technician, USGS Western Region) Native_Data_Set_Environment: Digital, ASCII Cross_Reference: Citation_Information: Originator: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) Publication_Date: Unknown Title: USGS/CMG Information Bank Publication_Information: Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/ Other_Citation_Details: Reid, J.A., Reid, J.M., Jenkins, C.J., Zimmermann, M., Williams, S.J., and Field, M.E., 2006, usSEABED: Pacific Coast (California, Oregon, Washington) offshore surficial-sediment data release, U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 182, version 1.0. Online at: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/2006/182/ 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-5a-79-nc.050 [SINS]) >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST YYYYMMDDHHMMSST >197905300621050 197905300711050 >197905300733510 197905302126510 >197905302132290 197905310717510 >197905310731510 197905310931510 >197905310941510 197905311026510 >197905311034290 197905311448050 >197905311533050 197905311533050 >197905311627010 197905311728410 >197905311738410 197905311753410 >197905311803410 197905311903050 >197905311909510 197905311928510 >197905311947050 197905311959510 >197905312005050 197905312333510 >197905312339080 197906010222050 >197906010227510 197906020538510 >197906020546040 197906021537510 >197906021546040 197906030222510 >197906030235150 197906031132150 >197906031142150 197906031247150 >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST YYYYMMDDHHMMSST >Bathymetry Data (s-5a-79-nc.330_050) >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST YYYYMMDDHHMMSST >197905311824000 197905311855000 >197905311902000 197905311912000 >197905311918000 197905312002000 >197905312327000 197905312331000 >197905312341000 197905312341000 >197905312347000 197905312347000 >197905312353000 197905312353000 >197906010001000 197906010032000 >197906010038000 197906010120000 >197906010126000 197906010137000 >197906010146000 197906010154000 >197906010200000 197906010229000 >197906010236000 197906010236000 >197906010244000 197906010251000 >197906010301000 197906010312000 >197906010318000 197906010525000 >197906010532000 197906011057000 >197906011122000 197906011205000 >197906011214000 197906011215000 >197906011221000 197906011336000 >197906011342000 197906011350000 >197906011356000 197906011453000 >197906011500000 197906011505000 >197906011511000 197906011511000 >197906011518000 197906011530000 >197906011610000 197906011629000 >197906011636000 197906011657000 >197906020326000 197906020426000 >197906020516000 197906020630000 >197906020807000 197906020920000 >197906020926000 197906020938000 >197906021047000 197906021254000 >197906021429000 197906021612000 >197906021915000 197906021958000 >197906022019000 197906022030000 >197906022036000 197906022044000 >197906022050000 197906022100000 >197906022106000 197906022110000 >197906022116000 197906022154000 >197906022301000 197906022308000 >197906022314000 197906022321000 >197906030208000 197906030445000 >197906030459000 197906030532000 >197906030540000 197906030650000 >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. > >05/14/85 KAYE USR$DISK:[KAYE.COASTAL]S5A79NC.050; >USR$DISK:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;4 >Processed nav merged with miniranger, original filename s579nc.mrdrx1._ > from VAM012 > Process_Date: 20080827 Process_Contact: Contact_Information: Contact_Organization_Primary: Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) Contact_Person: Clint Steele Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 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 Process_Step: Process_Description: Bathymetry Data >10/31/1998 /tiger/s/s5a79nc/bath/s-5a-79-nc.330_050 >/bear/programs/edit/automerge/automerge > >Input was... >Converted to time format with year at start. > >11/30/90 CAROLYN DUA0:[DRS.NGDC.CDWORK]S5A79NC.330;1 >DUA0:[DRS.BAT]BATRED.EXE;2 >Edited bathymetry data >using velocity of sound = 1463.0 m/sec for MGD-77 format > >01/10/86 BECKIE DISK$USERDISK:[BECKIE.TEMP]S5A79NC.305; >DRB0:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;5 >This file was hand-digetized in meters. > >Input was... >Converted to time format with year at start. > >05/14/85 KAYE USR$DISK:[KAYE.COASTAL]S5A79NC.050; >USR$DISK:[DRS.REFMT]REFORMAT.EXE;4 >Processed nav merged with miniranger, original filename s579nc.mrdrx1._ > from VAM012 > >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) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) Contact_Person: Clint Steele Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 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 Spatial_Data_Organization_Information: Indirect_Spatial_Reference: Northern 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 Overview_Description: Entity_and_Attribute_Overview: Navigation with Time Stamp Distribution_Information: Distributor: Contact_Information: Contact_Organization_Primary: Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) Contact_Person: Clint Steele Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 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 Resource_Description: Downloadable Data S-5A-79-NC data set 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: 0.1 Digital_Transfer_Option: Online_Option: Computer_Contact_Information: Network_Address: Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s5a79nc/html/s-5a-79-nc.nav.html Digital_Form: Digital_Transfer_Information: Format_Name: ASCII File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied Transfer_Size: 0.1 Digital_Transfer_Option: Online_Option: Computer_Contact_Information: Network_Address: Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s5a79nc/html/s-5a-79-nc.bath.html Fees: None Metadata_Reference_Information: Metadata_Date: 20131029 Metadata_Contact: Contact_Information: Contact_Organization_Primary: Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) Contact_Person: Clint Steele Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 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 Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998 Metadata_Time_Convention: universal time Metadata_Access_Constraints: none Metadata_Use_Constraints: none



      
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