Other ID: UGEO Leg 8; CORPUS 23
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: gulf transit, U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Caribbean Sea, Corpus Christi, Texas, United States, Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): James Case
Data Type(s): Electro-Magnetic: Gravity, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Air Gun / Water Gun, Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Bubble Gun, Seismics: Sparker, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Single Beam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Conduct a geophysical survey.
Start Date: 1971-12-15
Start Port/Location: Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands
End Date: 1971-12-24
End Port/Location: Corpus Christi, TX
Equipment Used: Echosounder, Loran-C, Geomechanique streamer, 3.5 kHz, Sparker system, Gravity meter (wh)
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Collected bathymetry (3.5 kHz) and gravity data.
Notes: Project = International Decade of Ocean Exploration (IDOE), International Decade of Ocean Exploration (IDOE)