LOCATION: Eel River Basin, Northern California slope
POSITION: 41° 40.985' N, 124° 56.002' W (Cross of W9406 lines 9 and 12)
WATER DEPTH: 1033 m
SEDIMENT THICKNESS: > 0.8 sec (>600 m)
TOTAL PENETRATION: 250 m
SEISMIC COVERAGE: W9406 CA1 surveys; EW9504 CA1 Survey, miscellaneous regional.
OBJECTIVES: 1.To investigate Pleistocene and late Pliocene paleoceanography on
DRILLING PROGRAM: 2 APCs to refusal, third APC to 50 m or longer
LOGGING AND DOWNHOLE OPERATIONS: Quad Combo and FMS from standard suite.
NATURE OF ROCK ANTICIPATED: Hemipelagic sediments with some turbidites.
To Site CA-2B
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