Other ID: IG 15-1; IG1501
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): William Dillon
Affiliate Investigator(s): Joel Watkins - Ch. Sci., University of Texas Institute for Geophysics (UTIG); Richard Buffler - Project Scientist, UTIG
Information Specialist(s): Nancy K. Soderberg
Data Type(s): Seismics: Multichannel, Seismics: Sonobouy, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: UTIG contracted to collect bathymetry, seismics and magnetics in the southeast Georgia Embayment area on behalf of USGS.
Start Port/Location: Galveston, TX
End Port/Location: Port Canaveral, FL
Start Date: 1975-05-09
End Date: 1975-05-26
Equipment Used: Multichannel seismics, Seismic refraction, Loran-C, Transit GPS, Dead reckoning
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Collected seismic lines SE-1 thru SE-6 for the USGS from 05/16/75 - 05/25/75. Data: demultiplexed field tapes, tape reel log, seismic field log, digital navigation and printout, observers' logs, field bathymetry log, field magnetometer log, and track chart.
Notes: Contract survey by University of Texas for USGS as part of a larger cruise. Submitted 08/24/09 by A. Orton for N. Soderberg.
southeast Georgia embayment, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Buffler, R.T., Watkins, Joel S., and Dillon, William P., 1979, Geology of the offshore Southeast Georgia Embayment, U.S. Atlantic continental margin, based on multichannel seismic reflection profiles; 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, .
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, .