Other ID: GM 86-06
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: eastern Georges Bank, Corsair Canyon, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Information Specialist(s): Page Valentine
Data Type(s): Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Bathymetric survey of Corsair Canyon and Georges Bank.
Start Date: 1986-04-20
Start Port/Location: Davisville, RI
End Date: 1986-04-24
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: 3.5 kHz, Northstar 6000 LORAN-C
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Because of adverse weather conditions, the survey was limited to a total of 18.5 hours in Corsair Canyon area. 3.5 kHz data: 167 km.
Staff: David Twichell, Page Valentine, Steve Mateus
Buczkowski, B.J., and Kelsey, S.A., 2007, Archival policies and collections database for the Woods Hole Science Center's marine sediment samples: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2006-1187, CD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1187/.