USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1983-017-FA

Other ID: LACOSS IV

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): John West

Affiliate Investigator(s): John Suter, Shea Penland - LGS

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Air Gun / Water Gun, Seismics: Bubble Gun, Seismics: Sparker, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals:

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 1983-09-15

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 1983-09-18

End Port/Location:

Equipment Used: ORE GeoPulse, EG&G 234, Single channel hydrophone, Loran-C

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Boomer/GeoPulse Lines: G21-G42; GeoPulse Lines: SS1-SS15, TS1-TS8.

Staff: Douglass Owen, John West

Affiliate Staff:
John Suter
Shea Penland

Notes: No cruise report; information derived from analog tape log. Hard copies of Uniboom profiles in St. Petersburg office.
Project = LACOSS, LACOSS

Location:

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

Boundaries
North: 30.40636 South: 27.33274 West: -93.386 East: -88.11035

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
Single channel hydrophone --- Air Gun / Water Gun
Boomer
Bubble Gun
Sparker
Sub Bottom Profiler
1983-017-FA-SE-001 ( analog tape of seismic data)
Loran-C --- Navigation
1983-017-FA-LN-001-03 ( Navigation File LACOS10 (txt file) Rescued navigation file from 5-minute-fix plot file with latitude, longitude and time annotation; Sep. 16, 1983, 0400 - Sep. 18, 1983, 0355.)
1983-017-FA-LN-001-01 ( Navigation File LACOS08 (txt file) Rescued navigation file from 5-minute-fix plot file with latitude, longitude and time annotation; Sep. 15, 1983, 1635 - Sep. 17, 1983, 0900.)
1983-017-FA-LN-001-02 ( Navigation File LACOS09 (txt file) Rescued navigation file from 5-minute-fix plot file with latitude, longitude and time annotation; Sep. 18, 1983, 0356 - Sep. 18, 1983, 1210.)