Cruise inventory

RV Farnella 1/84

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Farnella (74AE)
Cruise identifier1/84
Cruise period1984-04-26 — 1984-05-21
StatusCompleted
Port of departureSan Diego, United States
Port of returnLong Beach, United States
PurposeResearch
Objectives1. Obtain overlapping sidescan sonar coverage from the US-Mexican Border (Latitude approximately 30° 30' N) to Point Conception (Latitude approximately 34° 30'N) and from the shelf edge seaward to the 200 nautical mile limit.
2. Survey as much of the bathymetrically-complex southern California Continental Borderland as possibly by running track lines close together and orientating lines parallel to regional trends of ridges and island platforms.
Cruise reportRV Farnella 1/84 cruise report farnella1to4_84.pdf — access key 'C' (0.66 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth Pacific Ocean
SpecificUS West Coast
Track chartsRV Farnella 1/84 cruise track — farnella1to4_84track.pdf (00 MB) 
Measurements 
Geology and geophysics 
Long/short range side scan sonarQuantity: number of surveys = 1
Description: Leg: 1 Area insonified: 41, 000 nm² GLORIA system was used. Magnetometer used.
Magnetic measurementsQuantity: number of surveys = 1
Description: Leg: 1 Area insonified: 41, 000 nm² GLORIA system was used. Magnetometer used.