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Summary Information for Field Activity 2006-034-FA

Area of Operations: Hanalei River, Hanalei Bay, Kauai, Hawaii, United States, North America, North Pacific

Dates: May 30, 2006 to June 10, 2006

Chief scientist: Rick Rendigs

   Mike Field - USGS

Objectives: Deploy 2 Honjo traps and 2 OBSes at two inner reef sites in Hanalei Bay.

Type of Activity: Sampling;

Information to be derived: Sediment flux
sediment type
optical backscatter data
samples - chemical and isotope analysis

Summary: Selected push core samples collected at various sites in Hanalei Bay by Amy Draut were sent back to Mike Bothner for isotope and chemical analyses. Mr. Rendigs successfully assembled and deployed two Honjo trap arrays at the inner wall site and the south central reef site within the bay.

Contact: Rick Rendigs (

InfoBank: uses the identifier S-1-06-KA. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Draut, A.E., Bothner, M.H., Field, M.E., Reynolds, R.L., Cochran, S.A., Logan, J.B., Storlazzi, C.D., and Berg, C.J.,2009, Supply and dispersal of flood sediment from a steep, tropical watershed; Hanalei Bay, Kauai, Hawaii, USA: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 121, no. 3-4: p. 574-585. (Also available at

Draut, Amy E., Bothner, Michael H., Reynolds, Richard L., Buchan, Olivia C., Cochran, Susan A., Casso, Michael A., Baldwin, Sandra M., Goldstein, Harland, Xiao, Jiang, Field, Michael E., and Logan, Joshua B.,2007, Sedimentary properties of shallow marine cores collected in June and September 2006, Hanalei Bay, Kaua'i, Hawai'i: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 289, Version 1.0. (Also available at

Storlazzi, C.D., Field, M.E., Bothner, M.H., Presto, M.K., and Draut, A.E.,2009, Sedimentation processes in a coral reef embayment; Hanalei Bay, Kauai: Marine Geology, v. 264, no. 3-4: p. 140-151. (Also available at

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