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ID B-1-99-SC
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California. Chief Scientist: Guy Cochrane. Sidescan Sonar data (Kleinsidescan) of field activity B-1-99-SC in Northern Channel Islands, California from 03/01/1999 to 03/12/1999
Organization United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
Project/Theme National Seafloor Mapping and Benthic Habitat Studies
National Plan Environmental Quality and Preservation
Chief Scientist Guy Cochrane
Activity Type Sidescan Sonar
Platform Ballena
Area of Operation Northern Channel Islands, California, Southern California
Bounding Coordinates
-120.46137    -119.32756
Ports leave Santa Barbara, CA
arrive Santa Barbara, CA
Dates 03/01/1999 (JD 060) to 03/12/1999 (JD 071)
Analog Materials list
Information Specialist
Guy Cochrane Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Mike Boyle Electronic Technician, USGS Western Region
Mat Curto First Captain, CINMS
Ron Hart Second Captain, CINMS
Adam Mate, Petuskey
Equipment Used
Map benthic habitat
Information to be Derived
Bottom characterization
Collected data south of Anacapa, Santa Rosa, and San Miguel Islands.  Possibly 
as much as 25% of the data is low quality due to weather and kelp problems.
Associated cruises in southern California:

  B-1-98-SC   B-1-99-SC   B-2-99-SC   M-1-99-SC   M-1-00-SC   J-1-02-SC   M-1-02-SC   M-1-03-SC   S-5-04-SC
Cochrane, G.R., N.M. Nasby, J.A. Reid, B. Waltenberger, K.M. Lee, 2003.
Nearshore Benthic Habitat GIS for the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary
and Southern California State Fisheries Reserves Volume 1, U.S. Geological
Survey Open-file Report 03-85:

Got Help? For B-1-99-SC, we would appreciate any information on -- contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, kms of navigation, NGDC Info, owner, project number, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata        
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Navigation data nav    
Times   065.times    

B-1-99-SC location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
B-1-99-SC location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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