Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Long Island Sound, Connecticut, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Harley J. Knebel, Richard Rendigs
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Boomer, Sonar: Multibeam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sidescan sonar survey to define the bottom sedimentary environments of Long Island Sound.
Start Date: 1995-04-04
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1995-04-12
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: DGPS, SIS1000 Sidescan sonar, Boomer, Single channel hydrophone, ORE multibeam
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: VeeAnn Atnipp Cross, Kenneth E. Parolski, Richard Rendigs, Barbara A. Seekins, Brenton B. Taylor
Notes: Original Center People field contained: VeeAnn Cross - marine geol., Kenneth Parolski - phys. sci., Richard Rendigs - marine geol., Barbara Seekins - phys. sci. tech., Brendt Taylor - phys. sci. tech.
Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, Chris, eds., 1998, Long Island Sound environmental studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, CD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1998/of98-502/.