Other ID: GUAT 79
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Lago de Atitlan, Lago de Izabal, Guatemala, Central America, Caribbean Sea, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Frank W. Jennings
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Air Gun / Water Gun, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Conduct a preliminary survey of caldera lakes in Guatemala in preparation for next year's field work.
Start Date: 1979-03-09
Start Port/Location: Atitlan, Guatemala
End Date: 1979-03-18
End Port/Location: Lago de Izabal, Guatemala
Equipment Used: 3.5 kHz, Visual navigation, Air gun, Single channel hydrophone
Information to be Derived: Bathymetric maps; Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Seismic lines were run and cores collected.
Staff: Frank W. Jennings, Charles Paull
Notes: No cruise report.