USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1994-025-FA

Other ID: HX-179

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Aleutian Islands, Alaska, United States, North America, North Pacific;

Principal Investigator(s): Dwight Coleman

Affiliate Investigator(s): Steve Holbrook - WHOI

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Ocean Bottom Seismometer

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Study crustal structure and faults in the Aleutians.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 1994-07-05

Start Port/Location: Dutch Harbor, AK

End Date: 1994-07-28

End Port/Location: Seward, AK

Equipment Used: GPS (wh), 35 mm camera, Ocean Bottom Seismometer

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Dwight Coleman, VeeAnn Atnipp Cross

Affiliate Staff:
Steve Holbrook (Ch. Sci.)
Dave Dubois
Ken Peal
Beecher Wooding
Jim Dolan - WHOI; Dan Lizarralde
Jun Korenaga - WHOI/MIT; Chris Sheehan - SMI

Notes: Greg Miller went up after the cruise to recover a lost OBS.
Project = OBS Operations, OBS Operations

Location Map:

Platform(s):

photo of Alpha Helix
Alpha Helix

Publications

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
GPS (wh) --- Navigation
35 mm camera --- Photo
1994-025-FA-PH-001 ( Deck photos of field activity operations)
Ocean Bottom Seismometer --- Ocean Bottom Seismometer