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ID E-1-01-WO
Also Known As E-1-01-WO
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts,United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California,United States Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Columbia River Research Lab. Chief Scientist: Walter Barnhardt. Geological and Geophysical data (SIS1000, sidescansonar, VanVeengrab, underwatercamera, underwatertelevision) of field activity E-1-01-WO in Bonneville Reservoir, Columbia River from 08/03/2001 to 08/22/2001
Organization United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts
United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
United States Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Columbia River Research Lab
Project/Theme Southwest Washington Coastal Erosion Study
Coastal Change Hazards
Chief Scientist Walter Barnhardt
Activity Type Geological and Geophysical
Platform Estero
Area of Operation Bonneville Reservoir, Columbia River, Washington-Oregon
Bounding Coordinates
-121.93559    -121.14497
Ports leave Hood River, OR
arrive Hood River, OR
Dates 08/03/2001 (JD 215) to 08/22/2001 (JD 234)
Analog Materials list
Information Specialist
Jane Denny
Darren Gallion Boat Captain and Fisheries Biologist, USGS BRD Columbia River Research Lab
Mike Boyle Electronics Technician, USGS Western Region
Jane Denny Geologist, USGS Woods Hole
Chuck Worley Electronics Technician, USGS Woods Hole
Laura Kerr Geologist, USGS Western Region
Walter Barnhardt Principal Investigator, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
To determine sediment distribution and thickness behind Bonneville Dam.  
Sediment budget for Columbia River. Geologic control on benthic habitat (salmon, 
white sturgeon).
Information to be Derived
Surficial sediment distribution, sediment thickness, depth to bedrock, sediment 
volume, grain size
Completed sidescan mosaic of reservoir.
Approximately 30 km of subbottom data were collected
before Davit failed and fish was lost (but recovered 3 days later!).
Samples were collected at 21 sites,
most with good video and still photograpy.
Columbia River Gorge is windy, with winds greater than
40 knots, gusts up to 50. Swells ran 8-10 feet, with a period of
about 2 s.  Tough place to work in a 30 foot boat.  August is not
the ideal month. Expect better conditions in spring/early summer.
Got Help? For E-1-01-WO, we would appreciate any information on -- contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, owner, project number, publications, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata        
Imagery data      
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Samples data samp    
Seismic data      
Times   060.times    

E-1-01-WO location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
E-1-01-WO location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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