Other ID: LANG 86-1
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Ronald C. Circe, S. Jeffress Williams
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Single Beam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Offshore survey using high-resolution geophysical equipment to collaborate with previously collected vibracores. Data will be used to assess area for quality sand to be used as nourishment for Virginia Beach.
Start Date: 1986-10-07
Start Port/Location: Gloucester Point, VA
End Date: 1986-10-10
Equipment Used: 3.5 kHz, Benthos AQ-4 10-element hydrophone streamer, Motorola Falcon IV Microwave relay Mini-Ranger, ORE GeoPulse, Humminbird fishfinder
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Approx. 150 km of continuous data were collected.
Staff: Ronald C. Circe, Kenneth E. Parolski, Rob Wertz, S. Jeffress Williams
Notes: There were three legs of this cruise: Oct. 7-10 (Leg 1); Nov. 9-20 (Leg 2); Dec. 8-13 (Leg 3).
Cape Henry to Rudee Inlet, Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States, North America, North Atlantic;