Other ID: LYNCH 73
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Atlantic continental slope, rise and margin, offshore Massachusetts, New Jersey, Delaware, Virginia, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): John S. Schlee
Affiliate Investigator(s): Patrick Taylor - USN Oceanographic Office
Data Type(s): Electro-Magnetic: Gravity, Electro-Magnetic: Magnetics, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Air Gun / Water Gun, Sonar: Single Beam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Geophysical survey.
Start Date: 1973-05-20
End Date: 1973-06-15
Equipment Used: Seismic refraction, Echosounder, Marine magnetometer, Gravity meter (wh), Loran-C, Air gun, Single channel hydrophone
Information to be Derived: Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Collected continuous seismic profiles (Lines AB, BD, DE, EF, FG, and GH), sidescan sonar, gravity, and magnetics (deep towed magnetometer over quiet magnetic zone).
Staff: Frank W. Jennings, Robert E. Mattick, John S. Schlee
Schlee, J., Mattick, R. E., Taylor, D. J., Girard, O. W., Grow, J., Rhodehamel, E. C., Perry, W. J., Jr., Bayer, K. C., Furbush, M., Clifford, C. P., and Lees, J. A., 1975, Sediments, structural framework, petroleum potential, environmental conditions, and operational considerations of the United States North Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 75-353, 179 p., download PDF.