Other ID: 89-A and 89-B; 82-1
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Charles W. Holmes
Data Type(s): Seismics: Boomer, Sampling: Geology, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Chemistry, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Leg A: Investigate the nature and extent of the quartz sand patch and phosphate enrichment along the western margin of the Florida peninsula. Leg B: Investigate the nature and development of the southern bank that extends west of the Key West region.
Start Port/Location: Tampa, FL
End Port/Location: Tampa, FL
Start Date: 1982-05-24
End Date: 1982-06-06
Equipment Used: Grab sampler, SCUBA, Boomer, Alpine Vibracorer, EG&G 234, Loran-C
Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis; Sea floor map; Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: This cruise consisted of two legs: A (Tampa - Key West) and B (Key West - Tampa). Underway samples: 15; SCUBA samples: 20; Vibra Core: 1; Boomer profiles: 1550 km.
Staff: Barbara H. Lidz, Eugene A. Shinn, J. Harold Hudson, James C. McFarlen
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Leg B: Gene Shinn, Dan Robbins, Harold Hudson, Barbara Lidz, Becky Westover, Jim McFarlen, Van Mount.
west Florida inner shelf, Florida outer keys, western margin of the Florida peninsula, Florida, United States, Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic;