Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Chesapeake Bay, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): C. Wylie Poag
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Location-Elevation: Transects, Seismics: Air Gun / Water Gun, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Single Beam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Carry out a single-channel seismic reflection survey of the Chesapeake Bay impact crater.
Start Date: 1996-04-21
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1996-04-30
End Port/Location: Caven Point, NJ
Equipment Used: DGPS, Water gun (wh), SIS1000 Sidescan sonar, 3.5 kHz, ODOM 200 kHz depth recorder, Ashtech Z-12 GPS, Megapulse Accufix 500 LORAN-C, Single channel hydrophone
Information to be Derived: Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Stephen Colman, John Evans, Deborah Hutchinson, Barry Irwin, Jeremy Loss, David Nichols, Thomas O'Brien, Nancy K. Soderberg
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Debbie Hutchinson - Co-Ch. Sci., Steve Colman - co-Ch. Sci.; John Evans - watchstander, Barry Irwin - navigation, Jeremy Loss - watchstander, Dave Nichols - seismics, Tom O'Brien - seismics, Nancy Soderberg - curator.