Other ID: CH-18-95 Legs 1 and 2
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Blake Ridge, South Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): William Dillon, Deborah Hutchinson
Affiliate Investigator(s): Daniel Lizarralde - WHOI - Leg 2
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Air Gun / Water Gun, Seismics: Ocean Bottom Seismometer
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Single-channel seismics, GI gun seismics, VSP walkaway operations, OBS data collection.
Start Date: 1995-11-13
Start Port/Location: Beaufort, NC
End Date: 1995-12-01
End Port/Location: Beaufort, NC
Equipment Used: Teledyne 28420 hydrophone, Ocean Bottom Seismometer, Rockwell GPS, Ashtech GPS, Water gun (wh)
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Leg 1: Nov. 15-20, 1995; Leg 2: Nov. 26 - Dec. 1, 1995. Journalist from Popular Science and 3 media personnel from Channel 4 Independent Television News - UK observed/filmed Leg 1; Director Research News Service - UNC observed Leg 2.
Staff: Rebecca Drury, John Evans, Deborah Hutchinson, Thomas O'Brien
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Debbie Hutchinson - Ch. Sci. - Leg 1; John Evans - tech - Leg 1 and Leg 2; Tom O'Brien - engineer - Leg 1 and Leg 2; Rebecca Drury - tech - Leg 2; Greg Miller - tech - Leg 2.
Anton, C., Dillon, W.P., and Lee, M., 1999, Anomalous, nearly horizontal, seismic reflection at the Blake Ridge--Evidence for a gas trap crosses the base of gas hydrate stability [abs.]: Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, Spring Meeting, v. 80 no. 17-supplement, URL: http://www.agu.org/cgi-bin/SFgate/SFgate?language=English&verbose=0&listenv=table&application=sm99&convert=&converthl=&refinequery=&formintern=&formextern=&transquery=dillon&_lines=&multiple=0&descriptor=%2fdata%2fepubs%2fwais%2findexes%2fsm99%2fsm99|537|3089|T51A-08%20%20Anomalous%2c%20Nearly%20Horizontal%2c%20Seismic%20Reflection%20at%20the%20Blake%20Ridge:%20Evidence%20for%20a%20Gas%20%20Trap%20that%20C%20*%20Anton%2c%20C%20H%20Dillon%2c%20W%20P%20Lee%2c|TEXT|localhost:0|%2fdata%2fepubs%2fwais%2findexes%2fsm99%2fsm99|5522885%205525974%20%2fdata2%2fepubs%2fwais%2fdata%2fsm99%2fsm99.txt.
Taylor, M.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, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1999/of99-372/.