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ID M-1-05-NC
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California,Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary,Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute,Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary,Moss Landing Marine Laboratories,Point Reyes Bird Observatory. Chief Scientists: Roberto Anima, John Chin. Sidescan Sonar and Video data (sidescansonar) of field activity M-1-05-NC in North-central California coast from 04/22/2005 to 05/05/2005
Organization United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary
Moss Landing Marine Laboratories
Point Reyes Bird Observatory
Project/Theme National Seafloor Mapping and Benthic Habitat Studies
Chief Scientist Roberto Anima
John Chin
Activity Type Sidescan Sonar and Video
Platform MacArthur II
Area of Operation North-central California coast, Northern California
Bounding Coordinates
-123.60709    -121.65201
Ports LEAVE Redwood City, CA.
ARRIVE Redwood City, CA.
Dates 04/22/2005 (JD 112) to 05/05/2005 (JD 125)
Analog Materials list
Information Specialist
Roberto J. Anima
Roberto Anima
John Chin
Jan Roletto
Jean de Marignac
Sue Abbott
Nicole Capps
Paul Chetirkin
Bridget Dobrowsky
Jessica Futch
Greg Gabel
Chris Grech
Jamie Hall
Gerry Hatcher
Jaime Jahncke
Carol Keiper
Robert Lea
Shannon Lyday
Lee Murai
Eleyne Phillips
Luis Rodriguez
Ben Saenz
Robert Schwemmer
Sarah Smith
Lisa Uttal
Sophie Webb
Duncan Wright
Equipment Used
To continue mapping of the outer and mid continental shelf of north-central
California, and to ground truth side-scanning sonar images with underwater
Information to be Derived
Extent and morphology of offshore rock outcrops within the Gulf of the
Farallones and Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuaries.  Bio diversity survey
across the areas covered.
Collected approximately 117 line kilometers of side-scanning sonar data and 50
km of underwater video footage of the areas surveyed.
Associated cruises in northern California:

  M-1-03-NC   M-1-04-NC   M-1-05-NC
Collaboration with Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary (GFNMS), Fort Mason, Building 201, San Francisco, CA 94123 (Jan Roletto) Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI), 7770 Sandholt Road, Moss Landing, California 96039-9644(Chris Grech) Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary (MBNMS), 299 Foam Street, Monterey, CA 93940 (Jean de Marignac) Moss Landing Marine Laboratories (MLML), 8272 Moss Landing Road, Moss Landing, California 95039 (Lee Murai) Point Reyes Bird Observatory (PRBO), 4990 Shoreline Highway, Stinson Beach, California 94970 (Sue Abbott)
Anima, Roberto J.; Chin, John L.; Conrad, James E.; Golden, Nadine E., 2006,
Benthic habitat and geologic mapping of the outer continental shelf of
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