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ID A-1-98-HW
Also Known As OA-1-98-HW
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California. Chief Scientist: Jim Gardner. Multibeam Sonar data (multibeam, GPS, integratednavigation) of field activity A-1-98-HW in Hawaii from 02/04/1998 to 02/27/1998
Organization United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
Project/Theme Pacific Seafloor Mapping Project
National Plan Environment
Chief Scientist Jim Gardner
Activity Type Multibeam Sonar
Platform Ocean Alert
Area of Operation Hawaii
Bounding Coordinates
-159.76667    -154.80000
Dates 02/04/1998 (JD 035) to 02/27/1998 (JD 058)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Pete Dartnell
Jim Gardner Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Art Kleiner Party Chief, C&C Technologies
Equipment Used
Map areas around the Hawaiian Islands (Kauai, Oahu,
Maui, Hawaii) to support a variety of projects, including marine disposal site
studies, coral reef studies, and Marine Sanctuary studies.
Information to be Derived
Bathymetry, backscatter, slope, sediment volumes,  interpreted geology, etc
Completed survey and processed bathymetry and backscatter data off
specific areas of the Hawaiian Islands, including Kauai Oahu, Hawaii, and the
Humpback Whale Marine Sanctuary between Molokai, Maui, Lanai, and Kahoolawe.
For raw and intermediate data sets, contact
Rani Nandiwada
Gardner, J.V., and Hughs-Clarke, J.E., 1998, Cruise Report RV Ocean Alert Cruise
A1-98, USGS Open File Report OF-98-212, available on-line at:
Torresan, M.E., and Gardner, J.V., 2000, Acoustic Mapping of the Regional Seafloor Geology in and Around Hawaiian Ocean Dredged-Material Disposal Sites, USGS Open File Report OF-00-124, available on-line at:
National Seafloor Mapping and Benthic Habitat Studies, Hawaii, 2006, U.S. Geological Survey, Western Coastal and Marine Geology   <>
Got Help? For A-1-98-HW, we would appreciate any information on -- analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, kms of navigation, NGDC Info, owner, ports, project number, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
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A-1-98-HW location map of where navigation 

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