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ID A-5-87-SC
Also Known As CAMP_2-1
Abstract Battelle. Chief Scientist: Jim Campbell. Biological and Sediment Sampling data (boxcore, Younggrab, Smith-MacIntyregrab) of field activity A-5-87-SC in Off Pt. Sal, California from 07/23/1987 to 07/28/1987
Organization Battelle
Project/Theme California Outer Continental Shelf Phase II Monitoring Program
Chief Scientist Jim Campbell
Activity Type Biological and Sediment Sampling
Platform Aloha
Area of Operation Off Pt. Sal, California, Southern California
Bounding Coordinates
-123.75000    -118.25000
Dates 07/23/1987 (JD 204) to 07/28/1987 (JD 209)
Analog Materials list
Jim Campbell Chief Scientist, Battelle
Janet Kennedy Second Scientist, Battelle
Elaine Byers Technician, Battelle
Valerie Eikelmann Technician, Battelle
Paul Montanga Principal Investigator, University of Texas
Richard Kalke Unspecified Investigator, University of Texas
John Kern Unspecified Investigator, University of Texas
Eileen Lampp Unspecified Investigator, University of Texas
Equipment Used
Three replicate cores will be collected at each of
the nine regional stations. Each box core will be subsampled for macrofauna,
meiofauna, and sediment grain-size. Analysis of benthic infauna samples
measurements of life-history parameters will be conducted on approximately
10 dominant species to determine the times of settlement and recruitment
as well as size-frequency distributions of populations of each species on
a seasonal basis. If juvenile cohorts are identified and followed with
time, then it should be possible to detect any impact of drilling-related
and production-related activities on individual year classes.
This is an MMS cruise.
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