Other ID: 94-1
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): William Schwab
Affiliate Investigator(s): E. Rob Thieler - Duke
Data Type(s): Sonar: Single Beam, Sampling: Geology, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sonar: Sidescan
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect sidescan imagery to determine processes controlling shoreface erosion and cross-shelf sediment transport.
Start Date: 1994-03-07
Start Port/Location: Wrightsville Beach, NC
End Date: 1994-03-12
End Port/Location: Wrightsville Beach, NC
Equipment Used: Echosounder, Grab sampler - Shipek, DGPS, Q-MIPS sidescan sonar system, GPS (wh)
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: William Danforth, Barry Irwin, David Nichols, William Schwab, Mead Allison
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Bill Schwab - co-Ch. Sci., Bill Danforth - image proc., Dave Nichols - tech., Barry Irwin - nav. tech., Mead Allison - image proc.
Buczkowski, B.J., and Kelsey, S.A., 2007, Archival policies and collections database for the Woods Hole Science Center's marine sediment samples: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2006-1187, CD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1187/.