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ID 08015
Also Known As S-W2-08-SC
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Chief Scientists: Chris Sherwood, Pat Wiberg, Univ of Virginia. Sampling, Mooring work data (Bottom Tripod, Corer-slow, GUST Chamber) of field activity 08015 (S-W2-08-SC) in Palos Verdes Shelf, Los Angeles, California, United States, North America, North Pacific from 04/29/2008 to 05/02/2008
Organization United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts
Project/Theme Palos Verdes
Chief Scientist Chris Sherwood
Pat Wiberg
Activity Type Sampling
Mooring work
Platform Sea Watch
Owner Southern California Marine Institute
Area of Operation Palos Verdes Shelf, Los Angeles, California, United States, North America, North Pacific, Southern California
Bounding Coordinates
-119.42000    -118.00000
Ports LEAVE Terminal Island, San Pedro, CA
ARRIVE Terminal Island, San Pedro, CA
Dates 04/29/2008 (JD 120) to 05/02/2008 (JD 123)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Kurt Rosenberger
Chris Sherwood Chief Scientist
Pat Wiberg Univ of Virginia, Chief Scientist
Jonathan Borden Tech.
Rick Rendigs Tech.
Bene Ferre Scientist
Joanne Thede Ferreira Tech. (USGS/PSC)
Pat Wiberg Univ. of Virginia, Scientist
Equipment Used
Bottom Tripod
GUST Chamber
Recovery of mooring #851 ADCP tripod at Site B1; coring for
grain size and erosion chamber analyses.
Information to be Derived
Time series data
Grain size analysis
Recovered Tripod # 851, time series, 4/29/08.  Cored Site B3,
grain size, 5/1/2008.  Cored Sites B3, B5, and B6, grain size,
4 days at sea.
Data types: Oceanographic Measurement (time series)
Erosion-chamber results processed and archived by Pat Wiberg, U VA
Navigation technique: dgps
Occupied 4 stations.
Related Web Sites:
Tophat ADCP mount (mooring 851) at B1 recovered by SCMI
divers from R/V YELLOWFIN on 29 April.  Slow cores for
erosion-chamber measurement obtained from R/V SEA WATCH on 1-2 May.
Project Number
Anderson, T., Rosenberger, K.J., and Gartner, A.L., 2012, Reformatted data
sets used in the Cooperative LACSD/USGS Palos Verdes Flow Study, 2000-2008:
U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1253, 45 p.
Got Help? For 08015, we would appreciate any information on -- analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata         WHSC
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml data
Navigation data nav      
Times   050.times      

08015 location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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