Other ID: GS-1 8-93; LEGS 2-8-93
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Ashtabula, Cleveland, Ohio, Lake Erie, Great Lakes, United States, North America;
Principal Investigator(s): Ronald C. Circe
Affiliate Investigator(s): Jonathan Fuller - Ohio Geological Survey
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Ground truthing and nearshore geophysical surveys of Lake Erie.
Start Date: 1993-08-09
Start Port/Location: Sandusky, OH
End Date: 1993-08-23
End Port/Location: Sandusky, OH
Equipment Used: Sidescan sonar, 3.5 kHz, Grab sampler, Corer - gravity, Push corer (wh), Video camera - deep sea, Nikonos camera, GPS (wh)
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: This cruise was part of a series of USGS/OGS co-operative cruises to map Lake Erie. 47 tracklines.
Notes: Submitted by A. Orton for R. Circe 10/17/08.
Fuller, J.A., Circe, R.C., and Oldale, R.N., 1995, The geologic framework of the Ohio area of Lake Erie: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 95-220, 23 p. URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr95220, download PDF.