USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1992-024-FA

Other ID: DE92-10, Leg 1

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: New York Bight, Hudson Shelf Valley, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): John S. Schlee

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Seismics: Boomer, Sampling: Geology, Imagery: Video, Sonar: Sidescan, Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: High-resolution sub-bottom profiling will be conducted in the Hudson Shelf Valley area. Profiling system will be deployed.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 1992-09-22

Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

End Date: 1992-09-26

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

Equipment Used: Boomer, Grab sampler - Van Veen , Video camera - deep sea, Klein 531 sidescan, GPS (wh), Loran-C

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Rough seas due to Tropical Storm Danielle.

Staff: Andrew Brill, John S. Schlee, Eric A. Schmuck, Barbara A. Seekins, Page Valentine

Affiliate Staff:
Jim Vaughan

Notes: Original Center People field contained: John Schlee, Page Valentine, Jim Vaughan, Eric Schmuck, Barbara Seekins, Andrew Brill.
Project = EEZ shelf mapping - Hudson Shelf Valley, EEZ shelf mapping - Hudson Shelf Valley

Location Map:

Platform(s):

photo of Delaware II
Delaware II

Publications

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Boomer --- Boomer
Grab sampler - Van Veen --- Geology
Video camera - deep sea --- Video
Klein 531 sidescan --- Sidescan
1992-024-FA-SO-001 ( Collection of paper record displays of sidescan sonar data for lines )
GPS (wh) --- Navigation
1992-024-FA-LN-001 ( Floppy disk(s) containing NAV GPS LORAN)
Loran-C --- Navigation