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Summary for Field Activity Number 2008-018-FA

Alternate Leg ID: S-1A-08-SC

Area of Operations: Santa Barbara Channel, Goleta, California, United States, North America, North Pacific

Dates: Mar 10, 2008 to Mar 19, 2008

Objectives: Swath bathymetry mapping in area of Santa Barbara Channel Coal Oil Point seeps simultaneously with ZEPHYR sediment sampling and ROV videography cruise (FA 08005).

Type of Activity: Sea floor mapping

Information to be derived: Sea Floor Map
Bathymetric Maps

Summary: Collected SWATH bathymetry digital data around oil seeps, trying to detect gas seeps in the water column.

USGS Project Number: 9938-0LAX1

Contact: Chuck Worley (

InfoBank: uses the identifier S-1A-08-SC. Visit this site for more information.

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