Other ID: AST95-1
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Long Island Sound, Connecticut, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Lawrence Poppe
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sonar: Sidescan, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Single Beam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Conduct detailed (continuous) 100 kHz sidescan sonar surveys in Niantic Bay, Connecticut, and in Fishers Island Sound, Connecticut, New York, and Rhode Island.
Start Date: 1995-06-06
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1995-06-12
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: DGPS, Klein 531 sidescan, Q-MIPS sidescan sonar system, 3.5 kHz, ODOM 200 kHz depth recorder
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Kenneth E. Parolski
Notes: Original Center People field contained: K. Parolski - physical scientist.
Poppe, L.J., Danforth, W.W., McMullen, K.Y., Parker, C.E., Lewit, P.G., and Doran, E.F., 2010, Integrated multibeam and LIDAR bathymetry data offshore of New London and Niantic, Connecticut: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009-1231, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1231/.
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/.