Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: southern shore of Long Island, Fire Island to Montauk Point, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): William Schwab, E. Robert Thieler
Affiliate Investigator(s): USACOE
Information Specialist(s): Jane Denny, David Foster
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Sparker, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Single Beam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Complete the high-resolution sea floor mapping investigation along the inner shelf south of Long Island, New York.
Start Date: 1997-09-25
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1997-10-19
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: DGPS, SIS1000 Sidescan sonar, GeoPulse system, Echosounder, Grab sampler - Van Veen , Sparker system, Single channel hydrophone
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: William Danforth, David Foster, Eric Haase, Barbara Ann McKinney, Thomas O'Brien, Christopher F. Polloni, E. Robert Thieler
Notes: There was a crew change Oct. 7-8 in Newport, RI. Original Center People field contained: Leg 1: Bill Danforth, Chris Polloni, Dave Foster, Eric Haase; Legs 1 and 2: Rob Thieler, Tom O'Brien, Ann Swift.
Buczkowski, B.J., and Kelsey, S.A., 2007, Archival policies and collections database for the Woods Hole Science Center's marine sediment samples: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2006-1187, CD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1187/.
Hill, J.C., Thieler, E.R., Foster, D.S., Swift, B.A., and O'Brien, T.F., 2000, Archive of boomer and sparker subbottom data collected during USGS Cruise DIAN 97032, Long Island, New York inner shelf--Fire Island, New York, 24 September - 19 October, 1997: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-142, 15 CD-ROMs, URL: http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of00-142/.
Hill, J.C., Thieler, E.R., Foster, D.S., Swift, B.A., and O'Brien, T.F., 2000, Archive of Datasonics SIS-1000 chirp subbottom data collected during USGS Cruise DIAN 97032, Long Island, New York inner shelf--Fire Island, New York, 24 September - 19 October, 1997: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-152, 11 CD-ROMs, URL: http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of00-152/.