USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1994-043-FA

Other ID: LEGS 9-94

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: Fairport Harbor, Marblehead, Ohio, Lake Erie, Great Lakes, United States, North America;

Principal Investigator(s): David Nichols

Affiliate Investigator(s): Jonathan Nat Fuller - Ohio Geological Survey

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Conduct survey using sidescan sonar and 3.5 kHz between Fairport Harbor and Marblehead, OH.


Start Date: 1994-09-13

Start Port/Location: Fairport Harbor, OH

End Date: 1994-09-22

End Port/Location: Marblehead, OH

Equipment Used: GPS (wh), 3.5 kHz

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: USGS-WHSC personnel assisted OGS with mobilization and data acquisition. 3.5 kHz and sidescan sonar: 350 km.

Staff: David Nichols

Affiliate Staff:
Jonathan Nat Fuller
Dale Liebenthal - Ohio Geological Survey

Notes: Original Submitted By field contained: Jonathan Fuller.
Project = Great Lakes - Ohio Co-op, Great Lakes - Ohio Co-op

Location Map:


photo of GS-1


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
GPS (wh) --- Navigation
3.5 kHz --- Sub Bottom Profiler