USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1969-006-FA

Other ID: 939009, Leg 2; K-5-69-GM

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic,

Principal Investigator(s): Charles W. Holmes

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Biological Field Study: Experiments

Scientific Purpose/Goals:


Start Date: 1969-06-07

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 1969-08-12

End Port/Location:

Equipment Used: Corer - slow

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: All cores - 60 piston cores.


Affiliate Staff:
PMG: Alfred Maralos
Paul Carlson

Notes: Original Center People field contained: Alfred Maralos, Paul Carlson.

Location Map:


photo of Elisha Kane
Elisha Kane


Holmes, C.W., 1976, Distribution, regional variation, and geochemical coherence of selected elements in the sediments of the central Gulf of Mexico: 29 URL:

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Corer - slow --- Geology