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Vessel Name Albatross
Collector United States Fish Commission
Station Number 5715
Station Number Note "D" STATION (Dredge and Trawl)
Expedition Biological Survey of San Francisco Bay
Year Collected 1912
Collecting Date Start 28 Feb 1912
Collecting Date End 28 Feb 1912
Collecting Depth From 9.5 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth To 13.5 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth Notes 9.5; 13.5 (Fathoms)
Water Depth Notes  
Time From 11:07 AM
Time To 11:22:30 AM
Ocean North Pacific Ocean
Sea Or Gulf  
Bay San Francisco Bay
Country United States
State California
Locality Precise San Francisco Bay, Middle Section of Bay
Collecting Gear Standardized 5 foot Tanner beam trawl and 19 inch boat dredge
Collecting Gear Notes  
Chart Designation U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey 5533
Latitude Centroid 37 46 37 N
Longitude Centroid 122 26 21 W
Source Of Centroid Lat Long Centroid of San Francisco Bay, GoogleEarth
Sediment Type gray sand and gray mud
Temperature At Depth Collected  
Ecological Zone  
Published Locality Published Locality: Upper Section Of Bay., Brothers Lt., S. 11d W., Rt. Tang. Sisters, N. 86d W., Pt.; Ebb.
General Station Notes