Other ID: 86-4
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Ocean City, Maryland, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): David Nichols
Affiliate Investigator(s): Dan Phelps, Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE)
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Sidescan
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Map nearshore sand beds to determine volume for potential sand borrow sites for beach replenishment.
Start Date: 1986-06-16
Start Port/Location: Ocean City, MD
End Date: 1986-06-27
End Port/Location: Ocean City, MD
Equipment Used: Klein 531 sidescan, ORE GeoPulse, ORE 140 transceiver/1036 transducer sub-bottom profiler, Megapulse Accufix 500 LORAN-C, Single channel hydrophone
Information to be Derived: Shoreline Erosion;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Track lines were run over nearshore sand beds to determine the volume available for beach replenishment.
Staff: David Nichols, John West
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Dave Nichols, Technician; John West, Technician.