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Scanning the Seafloor with Sound

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Modern Sonar Reveals Hidden Hazards and Resources

Throughout the United States, June is recognized as National Oceans Month.  This Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey invites the public in the San Francisco Bay Area to a lecture entitled “ Scanning the Seafloor with Sound.” The entertaining and informative presentation will discuss how modern seafloor mapping technology is providing new views of the ocean bottom, revealing hidden natural hazards and resources. The presentation will be given by USGS marine geologist David Finlayson.

Time: Thursday, June 28, 2012 • 7-8pm
Speakers: David Finlayson
Location: 345 Middlefield Road, Building 3 Auditorium, second floor, Menlo Park, CA 94025

Phone:  650-329-4000

FREE and Open to the Public
Follow this event live streaming over the Internet!

This announcement and directions can be found online.