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ID R-2-96-GC
Also Known As R2-96-GC
Abstract Chief Scientist: Dave Rubin. Geological and Geophysical data (sidescansonar, bathymetry, underwatercamera) of field activity R-2-96-GC in Grand Canyon, Arizona from 06/16/1996 to 07/02/1996
Project/Theme Grand Canyon Sedimentologic Engineering
National Plan Fundamental Hazards Studies,
Chief Scientist Dave Rubin
Activity Type Geological and Geophysical
Platform Raft
Area of Operation Grand Canyon, Arizona, Grand Canyon
Bounding Coordinates
-115.75000    -110.25000
Dates 06/16/1996 (JD 168) to 07/02/1996 (JD 184)
Analog Materials list
Information Specialist
Roberto Anima, Towed Sidescan Sonar Records
Dave Rubin, Samples
Dave Rubin Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Mike Marlow Unspecified, USGS Western Region
Roberto Anima Unspecified, USGS Western Region
Dave Hogg Unspecified, USGS Western Region
Rick Stanley Unspecified, USGS Western Region
Fujiko Iseya Unspecified Investigator, Japan
Equipment Used
Rafting trip down the Colorado River to study sand redistribution. Towed 
sidescan sonar, how sand is distributed in channel; and grain size evolution 
from '96 flood
Sidescan sonar records
Associated activities with Grand Canyon Sedimentologic Engineering:

  R-1-96-GC   R-2-96-GC   R-1-97-GC

Associated activities with Colorado Sand distribution Monitoring:
  R-1-94-GC   R-1-98-GC   R-1-99-GC   R-1-00-GC   R-3-00-GC   R-4-00-GC
Anima, Roberto J, Marlow, Michael S, Rubin, David M. Hogg, David J., 1998,
Comparison of sand distribution between April 1994 and June 1996 along six
reaches of the Colorado River in Grand Canyon, Arizona:
U.S. Geological Survey open-file report 98-141.
Got Help? For R-2-96-GC, we would appreciate any information on -- contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, information to be derived, kms of navigation, NGDC Info, organization, owner, ports, project number, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
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R-2-96-GC location map of where navigation 

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