Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Atlantic continental margin, Hydrographer Canyon, offshore Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Jersey, South Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): William Dillon, John C. Hathaway
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: 1973-10-16
Start Port/Location: New London, CT
End Date: 1973-10-28
End Port/Location: Savannah, GA
Equipment Used: Air gun, Marine magnetometer, Echosounder, Gravity meter (wh), Loran-C, Single channel hydrophone
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Collected seismic profiles, bathymetry, gravity, and magnetics.
Staff: William Dillon, John C. Hathaway
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.