USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1994-002-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: northern Chesapeake Bay, Maryland, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): David Nichols

Affiliate Investigator(s): Peter Haeni - WRD

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Seismics: Multichannel, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Test 24-channel high-resolution, multichannel, OYO seismic acquisition system. Conduct hydrologic studies offshore Aberdeen Proving Grounds.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 1994-08-28

Start Port/Location: Towson, MD

End Date: 1994-09-10

End Port/Location: Towson, MD

Equipment Used: Multichannel seismics, GeoPulse system, DGPS

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Barry Irwin, David Nichols

Affiliate Staff:
Peter Haeni - USGS-WRD
Hartford
CT

Notes: No post-cruise report available. Report prepared from pre-cruise plan.

Location Map:

Platform(s):

photo of Explorer
Explorer

Publications

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Multichannel seismics --- Multichannel
GeoPulse system --- Sub Bottom Profiler
DGPS --- Navigation