Other ID: Holt 86-2; HOLT 86-1 Leg III
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Cape Henry to Rudee Inlet, Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Ronald C. Circe
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler
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: 1986-12-08
Start Port/Location: Norfolk, VA
End Date: 1986-12-13
Equipment Used: 3.5 kHz, Benthos AQ-4 10-element hydrophone streamer, Motorola Falcon IV Microwave relay Mini-Ranger, ORE GeoPulse
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Approximately 100 km continuous data collected.
Staff: Kenneth E. Parolski
Notes: There were three legs of this cruise: Oct. 7-10 (Leg 1), Nov. 9-20 (Leg 2), and Dec. 8-13 (Leg 3).