Other ID: KIT JONES 92-1, 92-2 and 92-3 (Legs 1, 2 and 3)
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: offshore Apalachicola Bay (Legs 1 and 2), offshore Pensacola Bay (Leg 3), Florida, Gulf Shores, Alabama, Cape St. George Shoals, Little St. George Island, Government Cut, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Dana Wiese
Affiliate Investigator(s): Randy McBride, Louisiana Geological Survey
Data Type(s): Seismics: Air Gun / Water Gun, Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Bubble Gun, Seismics: Sparker, Sonar: Single Beam, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: To explore for hard mineral resources using high-resolution seismic data and to test new seismic technologies (Elics Delph 1 digital acquisition system).
Start Date: 1992-07-08
Start Port/Location: Panama City Marina, Panama City, FL
End Date: 1992-07-20
End Port/Location: Pensacola, FL
Equipment Used: Seismic reflection, Innerspace Technology 25-element hydrophone, Odom Digitrace, GeoPulse system, 3.5 kHz, Raytheon DE-719 precision echo sounder, Benthos AQ-4 10-element hydrophone streamer, Magellan PRO 1000 GPS, Trimble 4000AX GPS receiver, Northstar 6000 LORAN-C, Loran-C
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Seismic tracklines: 73; Seismic rolls: 25; Fathometer rolls: 20; Cores: 3.
Notes: Leg 1: July 8-12, 1992; Leg 2: July 13-17, 1992; Leg 3: July 17-20, 1992.