Other ID: KJ-90-1, KJ-90-2
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Mississippi Sound, Mississippi, Alabama, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Kenneth E. Parolski
Affiliate Investigator(s): Randolph McBride, LA Geol. Survey, Leg 1; Mark Byrnes, Louisiana Geol. Survey, Leg 2
Data Type(s): Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Air Gun / Water Gun, Seismics: Sparker, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect nearshore and Mississippi Sound high-resolution seismics as part of coastal project to study coastal erosion and offshore sand resources.
Start Date: 1990-06-21
Start Port/Location: Gulfport, MS
End Date: 1990-06-27
End Port/Location: Gulfport, MS
Equipment Used: ORE GeoPulse, Benthos AQ-4 10-element hydrophone streamer, GPS (wh), Loran-C
Information to be Derived: Sea floor map;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: GeoPulse: 18 lines, 410 km.
Staff: Kenneth E. Parolski
Sanford, J.M., Harrison, Arnell S., Wiese, Dana S., and Flocks, James G., 2009, Archive of digitized analog Boomer seismic reflection data collected from the Mississippi-Alabama-Florida Shelf during cruises onboard the R/V KIT JONES, June 1990 and July 1991: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/429/.