USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1973-007-FA

Other ID: CORPUS 18/24

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Location: inner continental shelf, offshore Texas, United States, Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): Henry Berryhill

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sediment sampling via bottom grab.


Start Date: 1973-11-04

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 1973-11-14

End Port/Location:

Equipment Used: Grab sampler

Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Sediment sampling - bottom grab; no geophysics.

Staff: Henry Berryhill

Affiliate Staff:
Gary Hill (Sci. Tech.)
Michael Dorsey (Sci. Tech.)
Susan Casby (Sci. Tech.)
Joseph McGowen (Geologist - U. TX-Austin)


Location Map:


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Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Grab sampler --- Biology