USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1968-003-FA

Other ID: ALAM 68-A-6; A-A6-68-GM; CORPUS 2

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Louis E. Garrison

Affiliate Investigator(s): Arnold Bouma - TAMU

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology, Seismics: Sparker

Scientific Purpose/Goals:

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 1968-06-03

Start Port/Location: Galveston, TX

End Date: 1968-07-18

End Port/Location: Corpus Christi, TX

Equipment Used: Corer - piston, Teledyne single-channel 300-500J 40-tip minisparker, Single channel hydrophone

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Field Log-#2.

Staff: Arnold H. Bouma, Louis E. Garrison

Affiliate Staff:
Frank Chmelik - student; Royal Haggerty - student; Fred Bowes - student; Claudia Ludwig - tech.; Jean Rick - student (Tex. Wesleyan); Ed Vos - marine tech.; Teo Duys - marine tech.; Ed Thielman - ET; Pittman - ET; Bill Burns - super tech. and student

Notes: Original Center People field contained: Arnold Bouma - co-Ch. Sci.; Louis Garrison - co-Ch. Sci. (June 3-9, 1968); Frank Chmelik - student; Royal Haggerty - student; Fred Bowes - student; Claudia Ludwig - tech.; Jean Rick - student, Texas Wesleyan; Ed Vas - marine tech.; Teo Duys - marine tech.; Ed Thielman - electronics tech.; Bill Burns - super tech, student; ? Pittman - electronics tech.

Location:

Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Boundaries
North: 30.75 South: 17.25 West: -98.75 East: -80.25

Platform(s):

photo of Alaminos
Alaminos

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Corer - piston --- Geology
Teledyne single-channel 300-500J 40-tip minisparker --- Sparker
Single channel hydrophone --- Air Gun / Water Gun
Boomer
Bubble Gun
Sparker
Sub Bottom Profiler