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ID P-3-96-NC
Abstract Chief Scientist: George Tate. Mooring Recovery data (navigation) of field activity P-3-96-NC in Northern California from 01/13/1996 to 01/13/1996
Project/Theme Internal Waves over the Upper Continental Slope off Northern California
National Plan Environmental Quality -- Fundamental Studies
Chief Scientist George Tate
Activity Type Mooring Recovery
Platform Pacific Hunter
Area of Operation Northern California
Bounding Coordinates
-124.43137    -124.43137
Ports leave Pacific Affiliates A-Dock, Eureka, CA
arrive Pacific Affiliates A-Dock, Eureka, CA
Dates 01/13/1996 (JD 013) to 01/13/1996 (JD 013)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Joanne Thede Ferreira
George Tate Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
To measure the internal wave field on the upper
continental slope over long time duration (> 1 year), and to estimate the
effects of internal waves on the transport of sediment over the slope.
Information to be Derived
Seasonal changes in the internal temperature field over the slope, with analysis 
of the internal waves in this region.
Time-series measurements (hourly) of temperature at 12 depths, currents and 
light transmission at three depths for over one year. Recovered mooring from 
Got Help? For P-3-96-NC, we would appreciate any information on -- analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, kms of navigation, NGDC Info, notes, organization, owner, project number, publications, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
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P-3-96-NC location map of where navigation 

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