Other ID: 84-2
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Enewetak Atoll, Enewetok, Marshall Islands, Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands (TTPI), North Pacific;
Principal Investigator(s): David W. Folger
Affiliate Investigator(s): Eugene A. Shinn - USGS-St. Petersburg; R.A. Slater - GEOCUBIC, Inc.
Data Type(s): Imagery: Video, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Sampling: Chemistry, Imagery: Photo, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Geologic investigations of two nuclear craters.
Start Date: 1984-07-14
End Date: 1984-08-12
Equipment Used: VHS Video camera, Grab sampler, SCUBA, Hydraulic drill, Nikonos camera, Honeywell Hydrostar, Motorola Falcon IV Microwave relay Mini-Ranger
Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis; Photos and Observations;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Samples: 246; Cores; Photos; Video and audio recordings of observations; 16 mm films.
Staff: Gregory Miller, James M. Robb, Kenneth E. Parolski, David Nichols, Dann Blackwood, Thomas O'Brien
Notes: No pre- or post-cruise report found; information derived from USGS Bulletin 1678. Submitted 04/28/2009 by A. Orton for Dave Folger and E. Shinn. Original Center People field contained: M.W. Hempenius, D.W. Folger, D.J. Roddy. Original Submitted By field contained: A. Orton for Dave Folger.
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: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1678, 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: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1678, URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/b/b1678.