Other ID: 94-1
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: western Lake Erie, southeastern Michigan, northwestern Ohio, United States, North America;
Principal Investigator(s): David Nichols
Affiliate Investigator(s): Gerry Shideler - USGS-Denver, CO; Byron Stone - USGS-Hartford, CT
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Sidescan, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: High-resolution seismic survey to determine Quaternary geologic framework in western Lake Erie basin; sidescan survey and grab samples to determine distribution of sand bodies for sediment budget analysis.
Start Date: 1994-06-14
Start Port/Location: Sandusky, OH
End Date: 1994-06-27
End Port/Location: Sandusky, OH
Equipment Used: DGPS, GeoPulse system, Klein 531 sidescan, Grab sampler
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Successfully acquired 74 km sidescan, 104 km seismic data of variable quality, and 20 lake bed samples.
Staff: Barry Irwin, David Nichols
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Dave Nichols - seismics; Barry Irwin - navigation.