Other ID: 74; Digicon Party 511
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Atlantic Continental Shelf, Georges Bank, Massachusetts to Virginia, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): John Grow, James M. Robb
Affiliate Investigator(s): Jack Friesen - Digicon, Inc.
Information Specialist(s): Nancy K. Soderberg
Data Type(s): Seismics: Multichannel, Electro-Magnetic: Magnetics, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Contractor Digicon to collect multichannel seismic survey Lines 4, 5, 6, A, and B.
Start Date: 1974-09-05
Start Port/Location: New Bedford, MA
End Date: 1974-09-24
End Port/Location: Savannah, GA
Equipment Used: Multichannel seismics, Varian V-75 magnetometer, Magnavox satellite positioning system, Sonar Doppler, Loran-C
Information to be Derived: Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: CDP multichannel seismic lines: 5 (#4, 5, 6, A, and B; 1235.2 km).
Staff: Bruce Ambuter, Charles Meeder, James M. Robb
Grow, J.A., Mattick, R.E., and Schlee, J.S., 1979, Multichannel seismic depth sections and interval velocities over outer continental shelf and upper continental slope between Cape Hatteras and Cape Cod; 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, .
Klitgord, K.D., and Schneider, C.M., 1994, Geophysical database of the east coast of the United States northern Atlantic margin; velocity analyses: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 94-192, 74 p. URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr94192, download PDF.
Klitgord, K.D., Poag, C.W., Schneider, C.M., and North, L., 1994, Geophysical database of the east coast of the United States northern Atlantic margin; cross sections and gridded database (Georges Bank Basin, Long Island Platform, and Baltimore Canyon Trough): U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 94-637, 190 p. URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr94637, download PDF.
McGinnis, L.D., and Otis, R. M., 1979, Compressional velocities from multichannel refraction arrivals on Georges Bank - northwest Atlantic Ocean: Geophysics, v. 44 no. 6, doi: 10.1190/1.1440992.
McKinney(formerly Swift), B.A., Lee, M.W., Agena, W.F., and Poag, C.W., 2005, Early to Middle Jurassic salt in Baltimore Canyon trough: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1435, CD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1435/.
Schlee, J., Behrendt, J.C., Grow, J.A., Robb, J.M., Mattick, R.E., Taylor, P.T., and Lawson, B.J., 1976, Regional geologic framework off northeastern United States: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, AAPG Bulletin, v. 60 no. 6, URL: http://aapgbull.geoscienceworld.org/cgi/content/abstract/60/6/926.
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.
Swift, B.A., Lee, M. W., and Agena, W. F., 1988, Reprocessing of USGS multichannel Line 6 (off Cape May, New Jersey): U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 88-551, 27 p. URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr88551, download PDF.