Other ID: 82-5
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: New Hampshire Continental Shelf, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, to Newburyport, Massachusetts, Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Jack Connell
Affiliate Investigator(s): Francis S. (Frank) Birch, Associate Professor, U. of New Hampshire
Data Type(s): Electro-Magnetic: Magnetics, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Boomer
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Map bedrock, glacial sediments, and post-glacial sediments on the continental shelf between Portsmouth, NH and Newburyport, MA out to the 100 m contour.
Start Date: 1982-07-07
Start Port/Location: New Castle, NH Coast Guard Station
End Date: 1982-07-19
End Port/Location: New Castle, NH Coast Guard Station
Equipment Used: Sidescan sonar, Marine magnetometer, Boomer, Loran-C, Single channel hydrophone
Information to be Derived: Sea floor map;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Uniboom data: 600 km; Magnetics: 600 km.
Staff: Jack Connell
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Jack Connell, boat operator; Eric Kelcher, technician.