Other ID: NPTN91-1
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: eastern Lake Michigan, Michiana to Benton Harbor, Michigan, Great Lakes, United States, North America;
Principal Investigator(s): David Foster
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Sidescan, Sonar: Single Beam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Acquire high-resolution seismic reflection, sidescan sonar, and bathymetric data for the Regional Great Lakes Mapping Project. Conduct reconnaissance of geologic framework and surficial sediment texture.
Start Date: 1991-05-15
Start Port/Location: Chicago, IL
End Date: 1991-05-24
End Port/Location: Chicago, IL
Equipment Used: Klein 531 sidescan, Q-MIPS sidescan sonar system, ORE 140 transceiver/1036 transducer sub-bottom profiler, Boomer, ODOM 200 kHz depth recorder, Motorola Falcon IV Microwave relay Mini-Ranger, GPS (wh), Single channel hydrophone
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Carol Brown, David W. Folger, David Foster, Barry Irwin, Kenneth E. Parolski
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Dave Foster - Chief Scientist; Dave Folger, Carol Brown - Scientists; Barry Irwin - Navigator; Ken Parolski - Technician.