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)
(Gravity) Steele, Wm. Clinton, Degnan, Carolyn H., Deeter, Gary B., and Riordan, Jean A., 1989, Description of marine geophysical data collected by the U.S. Geological Survey and how to obtain it: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 89-167, 26 p.