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ID W-3-95-NC
Also Known As W9509
Abstract Chief Scientist: Homa Lee. Mooring and Sampling data (boxcore, pistoncore, CTDmeter, Kastencore, watersamples) of field activity W-3-95-NC in Eel River Margin, Northern California from 09/16/1995 to 09/24/1995
Project/Theme Strata Formations on Margins (Strataform)
Chief Scientist Homa Lee
Activity Type Mooring and Sampling
Platform Wecoma
Area of Operation Eel River Margin, Northern California, Northern California
Bounding Coordinates
-124.66303    -124.19700
Dates 09/16/1995 (JD 259) to 09/24/1995 (JD 267)
Analog Materials list
Information Specialist
Ken Israel, Multi-sensor Whole Core Logger And Box Core Subsampler
Homa Lee Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
STRATA FORmation on Margins (STRATAFORM)
was initiated in 1994 by the Office of Naval Research as a coordinated
multi-investigator study of continental-margin sediment transport
processes and stratigraphy. The program is investigating the stratigraphic
signature of the shelf and slope portions of continental margins, and
hopes to provide better understanding of the sedimentary record and
better prediction of strata.
Information to be Derived
cores were analyzed using a multi-sensor core logger, yielding P-wave velocity, 
wet bulk density, and magnetic susceptibility data.
148 box cores, 5 piston cores, and 10 Kasten cores, along with 10 CTD
Minasian, Diane L., Lee, Homa J., Locat, Jaques, Orzech, Kevin M., Martz,
Gregory R., and Israel, Kenneth, 2001, The STRATAFORM Project: U.S. Geological
Survey Geotechnical Studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 01-190:
Got Help? For W-3-95-NC, we would appreciate any information on -- contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, notes, organization, owner, ports, project number, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
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