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ID W-01-12-MX
Abstract Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute,CICESE,United States Geological Survey,University of California at San Diego,Swedish Museum of Natural History, Sweden. Chief Scientist: Charlie Paull. ROV dives, sampling data of field activity W-01-12-MX in Gulf of California (GoC) from 03/26/2012 to 04/17/2012
Organization Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
United States Geological Survey
University of California at San Diego
Swedish Museum of Natural History, Sweden
Project/Theme Coastal and Marine Catastrophic Hazards
Chief Scientist Charlie Paull
Activity Type ROV dives, sampling
Platform Western Flyer
Area of Operation Gulf of California (GoC), Mexico
Bounding Coordinates
-119.75000     -80.25000
Ports LEAVE La Paz, Mexico
ARRIVE La Paz, Mexico
Dates 03/26/2012 (JD 086) to 04/17/2012 (JD 108)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Brian Edwards
Mary McGann
Charlie Paull
(a) document and understand geohazards associated with the rapid tectonic 
deformation occurring in the GoC active margin,(b) survey regions of active gas 
venting and investigate biodiversity and asociated biological communities in the 
Gulf, and(c) understand cycling of carbon from the seafloor to the ocean water 
Information to be Derived
Geohazards associated with the rapid tectonic deformation occurring
at the Gulf of California active margin, neotectonics of San Andreas fault
system; surveys of active gas venting, biodiversity and associated biological
communities in the Gulf, improved understanding of cycling of carbon from the
seafloor to the ocean water column
R/V Western Flyer and ROV Doc Ricketts
Got Help? For W-01-12-MX, we would appreciate any information on -- analog materials, contract, crew, days at sea, dive count, equipment used, funding, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, owner, project number, publications, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, summary, tabulated info.
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W-01-12-MX location map of where navigation 

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