Other ID: 84-3
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Thomas O'Brien
Affiliate Investigator(s): John A. Grow, USGS-Denver
Data Type(s): Sonar: Single Beam, Imagery: Video, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Geologic investigations of two nuclear craters.
Start Date: 1984-08-21
End Date: 1984-09-20
Equipment Used: Echosounder, Video camera - deep sea, Grab sampler, Seismic reflection
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Seismic profiles for OAK and KOA craters; fathometer strip charts; diver cores.
Staff: David Mason, David Nichols, Thomas O'Brien
Notes: No post-cruise report found; information derived from USGS Bulletin 1678. Submitted 03/30/2009 by A. Orton for T. O'Brien.
Enewetak Atoll, Enewetok, Marshall Islands, Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands (TTPI), North Pacific;
Folger, D.W., 1986, Introduction, in Folger, D. W., ed., Sea-floor observations and subbottom seismic characteristics of OAK and KOA craters, Enewetak Atoll, Marshall Islands: URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/b/b1678.
Folger, D.W., Hampson, J. C., Robb, J. M., Woellner, R. A., Foster, D. S., and Tavares, L. A., 1986, Bathymetry of OAK and KOA craters, Chapter A in Folger, D. W., ed., Sea-floor observations and subbottom seismic characteristics of OAK and KOA craters, Enewetak Atoll, Marshall Islands: URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/b/b1678.