Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Advanced Search

Vessel Name Albatross
Collector United States Fish Commission
Cruise  
Station Number 5786
Station Number Note "D" STATION (Dredge and Trawl)
Expedition Biological Survey of San Francisco Bay
Year Collected 1912
Collecting Date Start 15 Oct 1912
Collecting Date End 15 Oct 1912
Collecting Depth From 40 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth To 40 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth Notes  
Water Depth Notes  
Time From  
Time To  
Ocean North Pacific Ocean
Sea Or Gulf  
Bay San Francisco Bay
Country United States
State California
County San Mateo County
Locality Precise Outside Golden Gate, 9.1 mile SW of Point Montara Light
Collecting Gear Standardized 12 foot Agassiz beam trawl and 19 inch boat dredge
Collecting Gear Notes  
Chart Designation U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey 5500
Latitude Centroid 37 49 08 N
Longitude Centroid 122 28 42 W
Source Of Centroid Lat Long Centroid of Golden Gate Bridge, GoogleEarth
Sediment Type dark green sand
Temperature At Depth Collected  
Substrate  
Habitat  
Ecological Zone  
Published Locality Published Locality: Outside Golden Gate., Pt. Montara Lt., N. 80.5d E., 9.1 Miles.; Ebb. On Fishing Grounds. Cable Out 130 Fms.
General Station Notes