Other ID: CH-1-89
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Nearshore zone off Fort Sheridan, Illinois, Lake Michigan, Great Lakes, United States, North America;
Principal Investigator(s): James S. Booth
Data Type(s): Sonar: Single Beam, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect grab samples and conduct a bathymetric survey off Fort Sheridan.
Start Date: 1989-09-11
Start Port/Location: Great Lakes Naval Training Center, N. Chicago, IL
End Date: 1989-09-15
End Port/Location: Great Lakes Naval Training Center, N. Chicago, IL
Equipment Used: Raytheon DE-719 precision echo sounder, Ponar clamshell sediment sampler, Loran-C
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Bathymetric Data: 100 km; Samples: 32.
Staff: William Winters
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/.