USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1983-016-FA

Other ID: LACOSS III

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Location: coastal Louisiana continental shelf, Louisiana, United States, Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s):

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler

Scientific Purpose/Goals:

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 1983-06-30

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 1983-07-05

End Port/Location:

Equipment Used: ORE GeoPulse, EG&G 234, Datasonics SST 220 sub-bottom 3.5k, Northstar 6000 LORAN-C, Single channel hydrophone

Information to be Derived: Sea floor map; Morphology;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: EG&G Boomer: Lines SS1-SS29, SR1-SR36.

Staff:

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: No cruise report; information derived from geophysics log. Hard copies of Uniboom lines in St. Petersburg office. Original Center People field contained: Jack Kindinger - Ch. Sci., USGS-Corpus Christi.
Project = Louisiana Co-operative Sand Survey (LACOSS), Louisiana Co-operative Sand Survey (LACOSS)

Location Map:

Platform(s):

photo of R J Russell
R J Russell

Publications

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
ORE GeoPulse --- Boomer
EG&G 234 --- Boomer
Datasonics SST 220 sub-bottom 3.5k --- Sub Bottom Profiler
Northstar 6000 LORAN-C --- Navigation
1983-016-FA-LN-001-01 ( Trackmap (pdf file) Page-size trackmap.)
1983-016-FA-LN-001-05 ( Navigation File LACOS07 (txt file) Rescued navigation file from 5-minute-fix plot file with latitude, longitude and time annotation; Jul. 5, 1983, 0315 - Jul. 5, 1983, 0415.)
1983-016-FA-LN-001-02 ( Navigation File LACOS04 (txt file) Rescued navigation file from 5-minute-fix plot file with latitude, longitude and time annotation; Jun. 30, 1983, 0840 - Jul. 1, 0355, 1983.)
1983-016-FA-LN-001-03 ( Navigation File LACOS05 (txt file) Rescued navigation file from 5-minute-fix plot file with latitude, longitude and time annotation; Jul. 1, 1983, 0425 - Jul. 5, 1983, 0315.)
1983-016-FA-LN-001-04 ( Navigation File LACOS06 (txt file) Rescued navigation file from 5-minute-fix plot file with latitude, longitude and time annotation; Jul. 5, 1983, 0330 - Jul. 5, 1983, 1435.)
Single channel hydrophone --- Air Gun / Water Gun
Boomer
Bubble Gun
Sparker
Sub Bottom Profiler
1983-016-FA-SE-001 ( analog tape of seismic data)