Other ID: Pont-94
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Lake Pontchartrain Basin, Louisiana, United States, Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): S. Jeffress Williams
Data Type(s): Seismics: Boomer, Sonar: Single Beam, Sonar: Sidescan, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Field investigation of shallow structure, stratigraphy, and character of the estuary sea bed.
Start Date: 1994-05-31
Start Port/Location: New Orleans, LA
End Date: 1994-06-11
End Port/Location: New Orleans, LA
Equipment Used: Huntec profiling system (500-2500 Hz), Echosounder, Klein 531 sidescan, DGPS, Loran-C
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: David Nichols, Richard Young, Helena Cichon, Dana Wiese
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Richard Young - Boat Operator, Dana Wiess - Seismic Tech., Dave Nichols - Sidescan Tech., Helana Cichon - Survey Assistant.