Other ID: CORPUS 20/26
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: inner continental shelf, offshore Texas, United States, Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Henry Berryhill
Data Type(s): Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect seismic profiles, sediment samples and gravity cores on the inner continental shelf, offshore Texas.
Start Date: 1974-03-04
End Date: 1974-03-08
Equipment Used: Grab sampler, Loran-C, Seismic reflection
Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Sediment Sampling; Gravity Coring; Seismic Reflection Profiles: 110 miles (177 km).
Staff: Henry Berryhill
Berryhill, H.L., Casby, Susan, Hill, Gary, Holmes, C. W., Dorsey, Michael, and Harwood, Roderick, 1975, Sediment characteristics of the inner shelf and environmental geologic map, Port Aransas area, Texas; preliminary results: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 75-218, URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr75218.