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Summary Information for Field Activity 2004-059-FA

Area of Operations: Palos Verdes Shelf, Los Angeles, California, United States, North America, North Pacific

Dates: June 09, 2004 to June 11, 2004

Chief scientist: Jonathan Borden

   Marlene Noble, USGS-Menlo Park

Objectives: Recover moorings #757, 758, 760, 764 and 765 from Palos Verdes Shelf area.

Type of Activity: Mooring work;

Information to be derived: Time series data;

Summary: Moorings recovered: 5 (#757, 758 and 760 deployed FA 04058 SPROUL Feb. 16, 2004; #764 and 765 deployed FA 04062 YELLOWFIN Apr. 8, 2004).

Contact: Jonathan Borden (jborden@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier S-4-04-SC. Visit this site for more information.

Related Links: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/s/s404sc/html/s-4-04-sc.meta.html
http://soundwaves.usgs.gov/2008/07/

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Platform Info:
SPROUL, ROBERT GORDON

Publications resulting from these data

Wiberg, Patricia L., and Sherwood, Christopher R.,2008, Calculating wave-generated bottom orbital velocities from surface-wave parameters: Computers and Geosciences, v. 34, no. 10: p. 1243-1262. (Also available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cageo.2008.02.010)

Noble, Marlene A., Rosenberger, Kurt J., Xu, Jingping, Signell, Richard P., and Steele, Alex,2009, Connections among the spatial and temporal structures in tidal currents, internal bores, and surficial sediment distributions over the shelf off Palos Verdes, California: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2008-5094, 41 p.. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2008/5094/)

Data Types and Locations:

Oceanographic Measurements

mooring data

 

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