Other ID: CH 17-95 Leg 1
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Blake Ridge, Blake Spur, South Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): William Dillon
Affiliate Investigator(s): Joe Gettrust - NRL-Stennis Space Center
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Seismics: Air Gun / Water Gun, Sonar: Sidescan
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sidescan sonar and seismic imaging of Blake Ridge collapse structure.
Start Date: 1995-10-11
Start Port/Location: Beaufort, NC
End Date: 1995-10-19
End Port/Location: Beaufort, NC
Equipment Used: Air gun, SIS-7000 sidescan, Sidescan sonar, DGPS, ARGO, Single channel hydrophone
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: William Danforth, Rebecca Drury, Barry Irwin, Thomas O'Brien
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Bill Danforth - Ch. Sci.; Tom O'Brien - tech., Rebecca Drury - data curator, Barry Irwin - nav. tech., Greg Miller - tech.
(Single Channel seismic) Taylor, Michael H., Dillon, William P., Anton, Christopher H., and Danforth, William,1999, Seismic-reflection surveys of the Blake Ridge, R/V CAPE HATTERAS 1992 and 1995; data acquisition, navigation and processing: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-372.