Other ID: LYNCH 73
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
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
Atlantic continental slope, rise and margin, offshore Massachusetts, New Jersey, Delaware, Virginia, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
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: 179, download PDF.