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ID B-05-11-SF
Abstract United States Geological Survey,San Francisco Estuary Institute. Chief Scientist: Renee Takesue. Sediment sampling data of field activity B-05-11-SF in San Francisco Bay from 08/22/2011 to 08/31/2011
Organization United States Geological Survey
San Francisco Estuary Institute
Chief Scientist Renee Takesue
Activity Type sediment sampling
Platform Endeavor
Area of Operation San Francisco Bay, San Francisco Bay, CA
Bounding Coordinates
-122.46479    -121.80837
Dates 08/22/2011 (JD 234) to 08/31/2011 (JD 243)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Amy Foxgrover
Amy Foxgrover
to collect surface sediment samples
Information to be Derived
sediment grain size, mineralogy, etc.
These surface samples (top 2 cm) were collected for use in the USGS San 
Francisco Bay Coastal System Fine Sediment Provenance Study.
Samples were collected aboard the R/V Endeavor (owned and operated by the US
Bureau of Reclamation) on a cruise coordinated by the San Francisco Estuary
Institute as part of the regional monitoring program; see URL:
and contracted to Applied Marine Sciences: see URL: 
These samples will be collected by the San Francisco Estuary Institute (aboard 
their vessel) as part of their regional monitoring program.  We are piggybacking 
on their cruise to collect samples for use in the San Francisco Coastal System 
Provenance Study
Got Help? For B-05-11-SF, we would appreciate any information on -- analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, equipment used, funding, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, owner, ports, project, project number, publications, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
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Navigation data nav    
Samples data samp    
Times   060.times    

B-05-11-SF location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
B-05-11-SF location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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