Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Rend Lake, Illinois, United States, North America;
Principal Investigator(s): Kathleen Kent
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Sparker
Scientific Purpose/Goals: This was a preliminary survey to define survey requirements according to lake bottom conditions and water depth, determine feasibility of bringing the NEECHO and a twelve channel streamer into the lake, and find locations for MiniRanger navigation stations.
Start Date: 1980-05-21
End Date: 1980-05-23
Equipment Used: Boomer, Compass, Single channel hydrophone, Sparker system
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Scientists used a 20 ft. scow provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. 28 km of 35-joule minisparker and 100-joule Uniboom data were collected.
Staff: Frank W. Jennings, Kathleen Kent, Paul Loud