Other ID: GS-1 9-91; LEGS 1-9-91
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: western Lake Erie, Sandusky to Lorain, Cleveland, Ohio, Great Lakes, United States, North America;
Principal Investigator(s): Ronald C. Circe
Affiliate Investigator(s): Jonathan "Nate" Fuller - Ohio Geological Survey, Sandusky, OH
Data Type(s): Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Air Gun / Water Gun, Seismics: Sparker, Sonar: Sidescan, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Single Beam, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: This cruise was a cooperative effort between the Lake Erie Section of the Ohio Geological Survey and the U.S. Geological Survey to begin studying the geologic framework of the Ohio portion of Lake Erie.
Start Date: 1991-09-08
Start Port/Location: Sandusky, OH
End Date: 1991-09-22
End Port/Location: Cleveland, OH
Equipment Used: Huntec profiling system (500-2500 Hz), Benthos AQ-4 10-element hydrophone streamer, Klein 531 sidescan, ORE 140 transceiver/1036 transducer sub-bottom profiler, ECHOTRAC digital bathymetry system, Q-MIPS sidescan sonar system, GPS (wh), Loran-C
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Robert N. Oldale, Kenneth E. Parolski
Fuller, J.A., Circe, R.C., and Oldale, R.N., 1995, The geologic framework of the Ohio area of Lake Erie: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 95-220, 23 p. URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr95220, download PDF.