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Project Acronym: SAFOD | State: Completed | Expedition ID: 5025

ins.: 2022-10-06 12:17; ( Age: 2 yrs )
By: sql
Category: SAFOD
SAFOD

SAFOD: 2005-03-02

Scientists from across the US met at the core
Photo shows core boxes 9-12 from SAFOD Phase 1 drilling. Bottom row is box 9 and comes from depth 4821- 4824 ft. The top 3 rows show cores from10025-1034 ft.

Scientists from across the US met at the core repository in Texas A&M University to examine the cores from Phase 1 of drilling. Meanwhile preparations for Phase 2 drilling are ramping up. The site characterization team is preparing for the last suite of experiments designed to accurately locate the target earthquakes.