USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1975-012-FA

Other ID: CORPUS 25/31

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Matagorda Bay, Palacios Bay, Espiritu Santo Bay, Cox Bay, Chocolate Bay, Texas, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): Charles W. Holmes

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Seismics: Sparker

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Conduct a seismic survey of the Texas Bays.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 1975-07-21

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 1975-10-02

End Port/Location:

Equipment Used: Sparker system, Single channel hydrophone

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Lines: 28 (#1-28).

Staff: Charles W. Holmes, Ronald J. Miller, Carroll Pyle

Affiliate Staff:
Jim Bryne (University of Texas)

Notes: Project = Texas Bays, Texas Bays

Location Map:

Platform(s):

photo of Chem Mist
Chem Mist

Publications

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Sparker system --- Sparker
Single channel hydrophone --- Air Gun / Water Gun
Boomer
Bubble Gun
Sparker
Sub Bottom Profiler