Other ID: ATL 9401
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Marilyn ten Brink
Affiliate Investigator(s): Mead Allison - WHOI/USGS
Data Type(s): Seismics: Boomer
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect high-resolution CHIRP sub-bottom data and 2-3 m long gravity cores to determine post-glacial history of formation of the modern anthropogenic impact of shelf dumping on the area.
Start Port/Location: Pt. Pleasant Beach, NJ
End Port/Location: Pt. Pleasant Beach, NJ
Start Date: 1994-09-20
End Date: 1994-09-23
Equipment Used: Boomer, Corer - gravity
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Thomas O'Brien, Marilyn ten Brink
New York Bight, Hudson Shelf Valley, New Jersey, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Buczkowski, B.J., and Kelsey, S.A., 2007, Archival policies and collections database for the Woods Hole Science Center's marine sediment samples: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1187/.