Other ID: ERDA-92-2; 92ER2
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Lake Pontchartrain, Mississippi Sound, Louisiana, Waveland, Pascagoula, Mississippi, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
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 Pontchartrain and central Mississippi Sound.
Start Date: 1992-06-12
Start Port/Location: Biloxi, MS
End Date: 1992-06-18
End Port/Location: Biloxi, MS
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: Seismic reflection profiles: 19 lines.
Sanford, J.M., Harrison, Arnell S., Wiese, Dana S., and Flocks, James G., 2008, Archive of digitized analog Boomer seismic reflection data collected from Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana, to Mobile Bay, Alabama, during cruises onboard the R/V ERDA-1, June and August 1992: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 370, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/370/.