Other ID: NECH 88-1-LM
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Southern Lake Michigan, Great Lakes, Illinois, Indiana, United States, North America;
Principal Investigator(s): David Foster, David W. Folger
Data Type(s): Seismics: Boomer, Sonar: Sidescan, Sonar: Single Beam, Environmental Data: Tide, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: To determine the seismic stratigraphy above bedrock on 24 transects from 10 NM offshore to the coasts of Illinois and Indiana.
Start Date: 1988-07-25
Start Port/Location: Great Lakes, IL
End Date: 1988-08-11
End Port/Location: Michigan City, IN
Equipment Used: Huntec profiling system (500-2500 Hz), Klein 531 sidescan, ODOM 200 kHz depth recorder, Water-level gauges, Motorola Falcon IV Microwave relay Mini-Ranger
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 350 nm (648 km) bathymetry and sub-bottom data. Sidescan data will have to be acquired when the thermocline is destroyed by fall storms and cold weather.
Staff: David Foster, Barry Irwin, David Mason, David Nichols, Thomas O'Brien, Christopher F. Polloni, Kenneth E. Parolski, David W. Folger
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Dave Folger, Dave Foster, Tom O'Brien, Barry Irwin, Chris Polloni, Ken Parolski, Dave Nichols, Dave Mason, Thorton Tyson.