Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Advanced Search

Vessel Name Albatross
Collector United States Fish Commission
Station Number 5789
Station Number Note "D" STATION (Dredge and Trawl)
Expedition Biological Survey of San Francisco Bay
Year Collected 1912
Collecting Date Start 21 Oct 1912
Collecting Date End 21 Oct 1912
Collecting Depth From 0 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth To 46 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth Notes 46 and 0 (Fathoms)
Water Depth Notes  
Time From  
Time To  
Ocean North Pacific Ocean
Sea Or Gulf  
Bay San Francisco Bay
Country United States
State California
Locality Precise San Francisco Bay, Outside Golden Gate Bridge
Collecting Gear Standardized Multiple gears used, see GEAR NOTES
Collecting Gear Notes 12 foot Agassiz beam trawl and 19 inch boat dredge and 4 foot intermediate net and Tanner reversing thermometer case and #12 plankton net and #20 plankton net and Ekman reversing water bottle
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 fine green sand
Temperature At Depth Collected  
Ecological Zone  
Published Locality Published Locality: Outside Golden Gate., Farallones Lt., N. 42.5d W., 3.9 Miles.; Inter. Sal., 33.83; Inter. Temp., 52.31. Ebb.
General Station Notes