Other ID: GS 7903-5; GS-79-3-5
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Middle Atlantic Bight, Blake Escarpment, South Atlantic Continental Shelf, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): William Dillon, John Grow
Data Type(s): Seismics: Air Gun / Water Gun, Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Bubble Gun, Seismics: Sparker, Electro-Magnetic: Gravity, Seismics: Sonobouy, Environmental Data: Temperature, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Conduct a geophysical survey from Norfolk, VA, to Charleston, SC.
Start Date: 1979-07-13
Start Port/Location: Norfolk, VA
End Date: 1979-08-01
End Port/Location: Charleston, SC
Equipment Used: Air gun, SEI streamer with 40 MD5 hydrophones, LaCoste-Romberg gravimeter G-179, Seismic refraction, XBT, Integrated Navigation System
Information to be Derived: Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: XBT: 4; Sonobuoys: 7; Magnetics; Gravity; Seismic lines: 26.
Staff: Deborah Hutchinson, Barry Irwin, Robert F. Bowles, Michael Goldstein, Kathleen Kent, Jerry McCarthy, Charles Paull, Richard E. Sylwester
Notes: No cruise report; information gleaned from ship logs and field data inventory. Original Center People field contained: Dick Sylwester, Barry Irwin, Mike Goldstein, Bob Bowles, Bob Douthard, Jerry McCarthy, Kathy Kent, Charlie Paull, Debbie Hutchinson.