Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Advanced Search

Vessel Name Albatross
Collector United States Fish Commission
Station Number 5840
Station Number Note "D" STATION (Dredge and Trawl)
Expedition Biological Survey of San Francisco Bay
Year Collected 1913
Collecting Date Start 3 Feb 1913
Collecting Date End 3 Feb 1913
Collecting Depth From 9.5 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth To 9.5 (Fathoms)
Collecting Depth Notes  
Water Depth Notes  
Time From 12:23 PM
Time To  
Ocean North Pacific Ocean
Sea Or Gulf  
Bay San Francisco Bay
Country United States
State California
Locality Precise San Francisco Bay, Lower Section of Bay, SSE of Goat Island Light, NE of Shag Rock
Collecting Gear Standardized orange peel bucket dredge
Collecting Gear Notes  
Chart Designation U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey 5531
Latitude Centroid 37 37 24 N
Longitude Centroid 122 13 55 W
Source Of Centroid Lat Long Centroid of Goat Island, GoogleEarth
Sediment Type mud
Temperature At Depth Collected  
Ecological Zone  
Published Locality Published Locality: Lower Section Of Bay. S. 16d W., Goat Id. Lt., N. 15.5d W. Shag Rk., S. 60d W. San Bruno Lt.,; Ebb, 10 Inches Over Level Full.
General Station Notes