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Summary for Field Activity Number 1987-038-FA

Alternate Leg ID: CAMP 2-2; Leg 2

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

Dates: September 14, 1987 to September 17, 1987

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).

USGS Project Number: CAMP

Contact: Bill Strahle (bstrahle@usgs.gov)

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

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Platform Info:
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