Other ID: 81-1
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: southwest Florida shelf, Florida, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Frank T. Manheim
Data Type(s): Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Biological Field Study: Experiments, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Test short-barrel piston corer to recover hard substrate and sample for phosphorites on the west Florida shelf.
Start Date: 1981-05-22
Start Port/Location: St. Petersburg, FL
End Date: 1981-05-25
End Port/Location: Key West, FL
Equipment Used: ORE 140 transceiver/1036 transducer sub-bottom profiler, Corer - slow, Northstar 6000 LORAN-C
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Cores: 17; 3.5 kHz data: 307 km; LORAN-C data: 359 km.
Staff: Richard Rendigs, Frank T. Manheim, Raymond E. Hall, Candy Bostwick, Paul Bowker, John West
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Frank Manheim - Ch. Sci.; Paul Bowker - PST, Richard Rendigs - geologist, Ray Hall - paleontologist, David Brewster - GFA, Candy Lane - GFA, Dave Queeley - MPES, John West - ET.