Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Atlantic continental margin, North Carolina to Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): John Grow
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Multichannel
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Acquire seismic reflection profiles along the continental margin between North Carolina and Maine. This field work was contracted to Geophysical Services, Inc.
Start Date: 1978-05-29
End Date: 1978-11-06
Equipment Used: Loran-C, Multichannel seismics
Information to be Derived: Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: No USGS personnel participated in field activities. CDP multichannel seismic profiles: 4813 km, 21 lines (#18-38).
Grow, J.A., Schlee, John S., and Dillon, William P., 1980, Multichannel seismic-reflection profiles collected along the U. S. Continental Margin in 1978: 3, download PDF.
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: 176 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: 165 URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr9655.
Klitgord, K.D., and Schneider, C.M., 1994, Geophysical database of the east coast of the United States northern Atlantic margin; velocity analyses: 74 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): 190 URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr94637, download PDF.