USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1992-003-FA

Other ID: ERDA-92-1

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s):

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Air Gun / Water Gun, Seismics: Sparker, Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Conduct high-resolution single-channel seismics survey of Lake Calcasieu, Louisiana.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 1992-04-20

Start Port/Location: Duval Barge Docks, Sulphur, LA

End Date: 1992-05-01

End Port/Location: Duval Barge Docks, Sulphur, LA

Equipment Used: Huntec profiling system (500-2500 Hz), Benthos AQ-4 10-element hydrophone streamer, GPS (wh), Loran-C

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff:

Affiliate Staff:
Dana Wiese
USGS-St. Petersberg; Scott Nichol - Dalhousie University

Notes:
Project = West Louisiana/Upper Texas Coastal Land Loss Study, West Louisiana/Upper Texas Coastal Land Loss Study

Location:

Lake Calcasieu, Louisiana, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Boundaries
North: 30.10922 South: 29.70714 West: -93.5405 East: -93.12836

Platform(s):


Erda-1

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Huntec profiling system (500-2500 Hz) --- Boomer
Benthos AQ-4 10-element hydrophone streamer --- Air Gun / Water Gun
Boomer
Sparker
GPS (wh) --- Navigation
Loran-C --- Navigation