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ID S-5-09-SC
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California. Chief Scientists: Jamie Conrad, Holly Ryan. Seismic-reflection profiling data (Minisparker, Chirp,) of field activity S-5-09-SC in Southern California Borderland including San Diego Trough, San Pedro Basin, andSanta Monica Basin from 07/06/2009 to 07/10/2009
Organization United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California
Project/Theme Tsunami Hazard Potential
Chief Scientist Jamie Conrad
Holly Ryan
Activity Type Seismic-reflection profiling
Platform Parke Snavely
Area of Operation Southern California Borderland including San Diego Trough, San Pedro Basin, and, Southern California ica Basin, Southern California
Bounding Coordinates
-118.56378    -118.06149
Ports LEAVE Long Beach, CA
ARRIVE Long Beach, CA
Dates 07/06/2009 (JD 187) to 07/10/2009 (JD 191)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Jamie Conrad
Jamie Conrad chief scientist, mammal observer
Holly Ryan co-chief scientist, mammal observer
Ray Sliter seismic watchstander, mammal observer
Gerry Hatcher ET/MT
Pete Dal Ferro skipper
Equipment Used
Collection of high-resolution seismic-reflection profiles offshore of Los
Angeles, CA to assess neotectonic activity (recency of fault motion and
potential for earthquake and tsunami hazards)
Information to be Derived
Location of active faults and other evidence of active seafloor deformation.
Stratigraphy of basin sediments.
Earthquake and Tsunami Hazards, Multi-Hazard Project.
Pete Dal Ferro (USGS-MP)  Ship captain,
Ray Sliter (USGS-MP)  Marine Geophysicist/Mammal Observer,
Gerry Hatcher (USGS-MP)  Electronics Technician

sub-bottom cross-section sonar
EdgeTech Chirp 
sub-bottom cross-section sonar

Conrad, Jamie and Ryan, Holly, 2009, Catalina or Bust:
USGS Group Maps Faults Offshore of Los Angeles,
USGS Sound Waves Monthly Newsletter, September 2009,
available on line at:
Got Help? For S-5-09-SC, we would appreciate any information on -- analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, owner, project number, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, summary, tabulated info.
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Navigation data nav    
Seismic data seis    
Times   061.times    

S-5-09-SC location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
S-5-09-SC location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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