Sediment Deposition and Erosion in South San Francisco Bay, California from 1956 to 2005
Entry ID: USGS_OFR_2006_1287

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Summary
Abstract: Sediment deposition and erosion in South San Francisco Bay from 1956 to 2005
was studied by comparing bathymetric surveys made in 1956, 1983, and 2005. From
1956 to 1983, the region was erosional. In contrast, from 1983 to 2005, the
region was depositional. Analysis of subregions defined by depth, morphology
and location revealed similarities in behavior during both the erosional and
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Description: Report on the Sediment Deposition and Erosion in South San Francisco Bay,
California from 1956 to 2005.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 39.0   S: 35.0   E: -122.0   W: -126.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Bruce Jaffe and Amy Foxgrover
Dataset Title: Sediment Deposition and Erosion in South San Francisco Bay, California from 1956 to 2005
Dataset Series Name: USGS Open File Report
Dataset Release Date: 2006
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Online Resource: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1287/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1956-01-01
Stop Date: 2005-12-31
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Western Region CMG, Coastal and Marine Geology, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: USGS WESTERN PUBLICATIONS GROUP
Phone: 650-329-5057
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
345 Middlefield Rd, MS 951
City: Menlo Park
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 94025
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Distribution Format: PDF
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (650) 329-5404
Email: mdiggles at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
345 Middlefield Road
Mail Stop 531
City: Menlo Park
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 94025
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-10-18
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-10-19
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