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Description: A four-year multi-disciplinary field and laboratory study to investigate the sediment transport regime in the vicinity of production drilling rigs in the Santa Barbara Basin. The project was supported in part by the Minerals Management Service to assess the environmental consequences of offshore petroleum development.

Duration: May-Jun 1987; Dec 1988-Feb 1989

USGS PIs: B. Butman, D. Cacchione, D. Drake

Collaborators: C.A. Butman (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution)

Publications: :

Field Activity Reports: 1987-017-FA, 1987-031-FA, 1987-038-FA, 1987-044-FA, 1988-020-FA, 1989-004-FA

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