Other ID: 81-G-8
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Charles W. Holmes
Data Type(s): Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Biological Field Study: Experiments, Sampling: Geology, Sampling: Biology, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: To sample via core and dredge targets determined by seismic information obtained during G80-6A to define the extent of phosphate deposits.
Start Date: 1981-05-15
Start Port/Location: Gulfport, MS
End Date: 1981-05-20
End Port/Location: St. Petersburg, FL
Equipment Used: 3.5 kHz, Corer - slow, Grab sampler - Van Veen , Dredge, Loran-C
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 3.5 kHz data: 540 nm (1000 km); Rock dredges: 6; Grabs: 5; Piston cores: 3.
Staff: Barry Irwin, Charles W. Holmes, Charles Stelting, Angie Varga, Margie M. Mitchell, Madelyn Krobot, Elizabeth Gum, James C. McFarlen
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Chuck Holmes, Chief Scientist; Paul Schoeder; Charles Stelting; Margie M. Mitchell; Angie Varga; Madelynn Krobot; Elizabeth Gum; James McFarlen; Barry Irwin.
west Florida shelf, Florida escarpment, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;