Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): William Schwab
Affiliate Investigator(s): Bill Corso - USACOE
Information Specialist(s): William Schwab
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Sidescan
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Image nearshore area off Long Beach, Long Island, using high-resolution sidescan sonar, fathometer, and boomer seismic reflection systems.
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Start Date: 1995-12-05
End Date: 1995-12-15
Equipment Used: 3.5 kHz, DGPS, Boomer, Klein 531 sidescan, Single channel hydrophone
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: The majority of data collected is worthless due to bad weather from acoustic noise.
Staff: David Nichols, William Schwab, David Twichell
Notes: Sorry for the short notice. This will bring a lot of funds into the center. Original Center People field contained: Bill Schwab - P.I., Dave Twichell - Watchstander, Dave Nichols - Electronics Technician.
New York Bight Apex, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
|North: 40.52||South: 40.46||West: -73.92||East: -73.5|
Schwab, W.C., Denny, J.F., Butman, B., Danforth, W.W., Foster, D.S, Swift, B.A., Lotto, L.L., Allison, M.A., and Thieler, E.R., 2000, Seafloor characterization offshore of the New York-New Jersey metropolitan area using sidescan sonar: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of00-295/.
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|Klein 531 sidescan||---||Sidescan||1995-043-FA-SO-001 ( Digital tape(s) of SSS-L1-3, SSS L4-7, SSS L7-8, )|
|3.5 kHz||---||Sub Bottom Profiler|
|Single channel hydrophone||---||Air Gun / Water Gun|
Sub Bottom Profiler
|1995-043-FA-SE-001 ( Collection of paper record displays of seismic data( 3.5K) for lines )|
1995-043-FA-SE-002 ( microfilm of DIGITAL SSS NOT FILMED)