Other ID: GSI Party 437, Bermuda Triangle
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Bermuda Triangle, offshore Carolinas, Blake Plateau, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): William Dillon
Information Specialist(s): Nancy K. Soderberg
Data Type(s): Seismics: Multichannel, Electro-Magnetic: Gravity, Electro-Magnetic: Magnetics, Sonar: Single Beam, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Contracted collection of CDP data by Geophysical Services, Inc. in the area of the Bermuda Triangle.
Start Date: 1974-04-15
End Date: 1974-04-21
Equipment Used: Multichannel seismics, LaCoste-Romberg gravimeter G-179, Varian V-75 magnetometer, Echosounder, IMDCS navigation
Information to be Derived: Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Purchased 3 CDP lines: BT-1, BT-4, and BT-8.
Dillon, W.P., Paull, C.K., Buffler, R.T., and Fail, J.-P., 1979, Structure and development of the Southeast Georgia Embayment and northern Blake Plateau; preliminary analysis; in Watkins, J.S., Montadert, L., and Dickerson, P.W., eds., Geological and geophysical investigations of continental margins: American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) Memoir 29, .
Hutchinson, D.R., Poag, C. W., and Popenoe, P., 1995, Geophysical database of the East Coast of the United States; southern Atlantic margin - stratigraphy and velocity from multichannel seismic profiles: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 95-27, 176 p. URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr9527.
Hutchinson, D.R., Poag, C. W., Johnson, A., Popenoe, P., and Wright, C., 1996, Geophysical database of the East Coast of the United States; southern Atlantic margin - stratigraphy and velocity in map grids: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 96-55, 165 p. URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr9655.