Other ID: NPTN92-1
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Gary, Burns Harbor, Michigan City, Indiana, Lake Michigan, Great Lakes, United States, North America;
Principal Investigator(s): David Foster
Data Type(s): Sonar: Sidescan, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Single Beam, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Acquisition of high-resolution seismic reflection, sidescan sonar, and bathymetric data for the Regional Great Lakes Mapping Project.
Start Date: 1992-05-18
Start Port/Location: Chicago, IL
End Date: 1992-05-25
End Port/Location: Chicago, IL
Equipment Used: Klein 595 100/500kHz sidescan sonar, Q-MIPS sidescan sonar system, ORE 140 transceiver/1036 transducer sub-bottom profiler, ODOM 200 kHz depth recorder, DGPS, Loran-C
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Sidescan sonar: 7 analog paper rolls, 3 thermal paper rolls and 6 8-mm digital tapes; echo sounder: 2 analog paper rolls, 5 3.5" diskettes with navigation; Sub-bottom: 7 analog paper rolls, 14 analog VHS tapes.
Staff: David Foster, Barry Irwin, Kenneth E. Parolski, Andrew Brill