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ID A-3-70-SF
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California. Chief Scientist: Paul Carlson. Plume Study data (landcamera, seabeddrifter) of field activity A-3-70-SF in San Francisco Bay, Bolinas, Tomales Bay, Russian River,Cape Mendocino from 03/05/1970 to 03/05/1970
Organization United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
Chief Scientist Paul Carlson
Activity Type Plume Study
Platform Airplane
Area of Operation San Francisco Bay, Bolinas, Tomales Bay, Russian River,, San Francisco Bay, CA ocino, San Francisco Bay, CA
Bounding Coordinates
-123.25000    -121.25000
Ports leave Palo Alto Airport, Palo Alto, CA
arrive Eureka Airport, Eureka, CA
leave Eureka Airport, Eureka, CA
arrive Palo Alto Airport, Palo Alto, CA
Dates 03/05/1970 (JD 064) to 03/05/1970 (JD 064)
Analog Materials list
Paul Carlson Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
San Francisco Bay plume study.
McCulloch, D.S., Peterson,D.H., Carlson, P.R., and Conomos, T.J., 1970,
Some Effects of Fresh-water Inflow on the Flushing of South San Francisco Bay:
A Preliminary Report, U.S. Geological Survey Circular 637A, available on-line 

Conomos, T.J., Peterson, D.H., Carlson, P.R., and McCulloch, D.S., 1970, Movement of sea bed drifters in the San Francisco Bay estuary and the adjacent Pacific Ocean: A preliminary report: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 637B, 8 p., available on-line at:

Conomos, T. J.; McCulloch, D. S.; Peterson, D. H.; Carlson, P. R., 1972, Drift of surface and near-bottom waters of the San Francisco Bay system, California March 1970 through April 1971: USGS Miscellaneous Field Studies Map 333

Conomos, T.J., 1979, Properties and Circulation, in Conomos, T.J., editor, San Francisco Bay, the urbanized estuary: San Francisco, Pacific Division of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, p. 47-84, available on-line at:
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