USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1973-008-FA

Other ID: CORPUS 19/25

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: Diver coring of bottom sediments.


Start Date: 1973-11-20

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 1973-11-22

End Port/Location:

Equipment Used: Grab sampler

Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Diver coring - bottom sediments; no geophysics.

Staff: Henry Berryhill

Affiliate Staff:
Gary Hill (Diver); Joe McGowen (U. TX-Austin - Diver); Ralph Hunter (Diver)


Location Map:


photo of Anomaly


Data Acquired

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