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ID W-1-01-WA
Abstract Washington State Department of Ecology,United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California. Chief Scientists: Guy Gelfenbaum, Peter Ruggiero. Bathymetric and Geological data (echosounder, GPS, VanVeengrab) of field activity W-1-01-WA in Ocean Shores Washington from 03/29/2001 to 03/31/2001
Organization Washington State Department of Ecology
United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
Project/Theme Southwest Washington Coastal Erosion Study
Coastal Change Hazards
Chief Scientist Guy Gelfenbaum
Peter Ruggiero
Activity Type Bathymetric and Geological
Platform Waverunners
Area of Operation Ocean Shores Washington, Washington
Bounding Coordinates
46.95521
-124.19198    -124.18373
46.95135
Ports leave Ocean Shores, WA
arrive Ocean Shores, WA
Dates 03/29/2001 (JD 088) to 03/31/2001 (JD 090)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Laura Kerr
Crew
Guy Gelfenbaum Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Peter Ruggiero Chief Scientist, WA State Dept. of Ecology
David Thompson Support, University of Delaware
Maarten Buijsman Support, WA State Dept. of Ecology
Laura Kerr Support, Info. Specialist, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
echosounder
GPS
VanVeengrab
Purpose
To collect nearshore bathymetry at a "winter" beach using a
second generation coastal profiling system and to collect winter
surface sediment samples and map the topography of the beach using
clammer -6 wheel drive amphibious all-terrain vehicle at
Ocean Shores, WA.
Information to be Derived
Nearshore bathymetry/morphology, grain size, beach topography
Summary
Collected 16 lines of bathymetry from approximately 15 meters water depth
through the surf-zone perpendicular to the beach at Ocean Shores, WA.
Surface sediment grab samples were also collected.
Topography data for surface map of beach was collected.
Notes
Second Generation Coastal Profiling System (specially equipped
Waverunners) and Clammer (6 wheel drive amphibious all-terrain vehicle).
Got Help? For W-1-01-WA, 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, publications, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
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W-1-01-WA location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
W-1-01-WA location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
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