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Summary for Field Activity Number 2008-013-FA

Alternate Leg ID: S-W1-08-SC

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

Dates: February 27, 2008 to February 28, 2008

Objectives: Coring; recover equipment.

Type of Activity: Sampling
Mooring work

Information to be derived: Time series data
Grain size analysis
Suspended Sediment Concentrations
Cores for erosion-chamber measurements and grain-size analyses
CTDs for T/S and suspended-sediment profiles

Summary: 27 Feb, R/V SEA WATCH: Slow cores and CTDs with water samples at PV sites B3 and B5. 28 Feb, R/V SEA WATCH: Slow cores and CTDs with water samples at PV sites B2, B7, and B6. 28 Feb, R/V YELLOWFIN: Recover Geoprobe tripod at B3, USGS Mooring ID 842.

USGS Project Number: 2921-C5BX6 - Project Description

Contact: Chris Sherwood (

InfoBank: uses the identifier S-W1-08-SC. Visit this site for more information.

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