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Vessel Name Albatross
Collector United States Fish Commission
Station Number 4308A
Station Number Note "D" STATION (Dredge and Trawl)
Expedition California Coast Expedition
Year Collected 1904
Collecting Date Start 3 Mar 1904
Collecting Date End 3 Mar 1904
Collecting Depth From 3 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth To 8 (Fathoms)
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Time From  
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Ocean North Pacific Ocean
Sea Or Gulf  
Country United States
State California
Locality Precise San Diego, Point Loma
Collecting Gear Standardized Multiple gears used, see GEAR NOTES
Collecting Gear Notes Net - Surface Tow, Net - Open Plankton
Chart Designation  
Latitude Centroid 32 42 00 N
Longitude Centroid 117 14 00 W
Source Of Centroid Lat Long Centroid of Point Loma, Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
Sediment Type Gray Sand Hard, Fine Sand Shells
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Published Locality Published Locality: Vicinity Of San Diego, Cal., At Anchor, San Diego Entrance, Point Loma Lt. Ho., S. 34d W., 1 mi; Towed In Usual Manner As Current Swept Past. Hauled Through Water From Depth Of About 3 Fms. To Surface; Tide too strong to get net to bottom. 7 Hauls Of Open Plankton Nets, Made At Intervals Of About 5 minutes at depths between 3 and 8 fms. and surface in average time of 1 min. Tide slacking. From 9 to 10 am ebb tide running about 3 mph, slacking after 10 to about 1 mile at 11 am. Work interfered by eel grass and kelp carried down by tide.
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