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Summary Information for Field Activity 1987-038-FA

Area of Operations: Ventura, California, United States, North America, North Pacific

Dates: September 14, 1987 to September 17, 1987

Chief scientist: Bill Strahle

   David Drake - USGS, Menlo Park

Objectives: 1) Recover USGS moorings at stations R-8 and R-9. Navigate R-9 using Mini-ranger. 2) Recover USGS bottom tripod (GEOPROBE) at station R-8. 3) Obtain box core samples at R-8, PJ-1 and R-9. 4) Acquire CTD data along one or more cross-shelf transects if time permits.

Type of Activity: Mooring work; Sampling;

Information to be derived: Time series data; Samples and chemical analysis; Grain size analysis;

Summary: Box cores: 3; CTD: 6; Mooring recovered: 1 (#324 deployed FA 87017 SPROUL May 5-9, 1987).

Contact: Bill Strahle (

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-2-87-CA. Visit this site for more information.

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