USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1974-017-FA

Other ID: ASTR 74 DEC

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): James M. Robb

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Seismics: Boomer

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Uniboom survey.


Start Date: 1974-12-02

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 1974-12-03

End Port/Location:

Equipment Used: Boomer, Single channel hydrophone

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Uniboom data: 2 lines (Buzzards Bay Lines 36 and 38).

Staff: Bruce Ambuter, Dennis Edwards, Frank W. Jennings, James M. Robb

Affiliate Staff:


Location Map:


photo of Asterias


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Boomer --- Boomer
Single channel hydrophone --- Air Gun / Water Gun
Bubble Gun
Sub Bottom Profiler
1974-017-FA-SE-003 ( microfilm of *SMALL CAN, VIN SOUND)
1974-017-FA-SE-001 ( film collection of VNYD SND)
1974-017-FA-SE-002-02 ( Cropped Scanned Profiles - Cropped images of 3 scanned record sections in TIFF format.)
1974-017-FA-SE-002-01 ( Scanned Profiles - 3 scanned record sections in TIFF format.)