Other ID: MIDPAC 2, Leg SO33
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Robert F. Commeau
Affiliate Investigator(s): Peter Halbach, TUCLZ
Information Specialist(s): Andreas Janetzke
Data Type(s): Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Imagery: Video, Imagery: Photo, Environmental Data: Conductivity, Environmental Data: Dissolved Oxygen, Environmental Data: ORP, Environmental Data: Temperature, Environmental Data: pH, Sonar: Multibeam, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Single Beam, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Study the distribution and composition of cobalt-rich ferromaganese crusts in mid-Pacific and central Pacific areas; observe testing of new TV controlled hydraulic grab sampler.
Start Port/Location: Honolulu, HI
End Port/Location: Honolulu, HI
Start Date: 1984-07-29
End Date: 1984-08-27
Equipment Used: Dredge, Box corer, Spade core, Video camera - deep sea, Camera- deep sea, YSI multiparameter sonde, SeaBeam 2112, 3.5 kHz, Echosounder, Magnavox satellite positioning system, Dead reckoning
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Collected 6 sets of Seabeam tracks (72 profile lines) and 111 samples.
Staff: Robert F. Commeau, Candy Bostwick
Notes: Parent Organization: Technical University of Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Federal Republic of Germany. Original Center People field contained: Candy Lane - geologist, Robert Commeau - geologist.
Cross Seamount Group, Kingman-Palmyra Reef, Line Islands, and Horizon Guyot, mid-Pacific, North Pacific;