USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1997-040-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Location: Popham Beach, Maine, Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): Kenneth E. Parolski

Affiliate Investigator(s): Duncan Fitzgerald - BU

Information Specialist(s): William Danforth

Data Type(s): Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Seismics: Sparker, Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Acquire sub-bottom boomer data and test and evaluate reconfigured sparker and other systems.


Start Date: 1997-08-04

Start Port/Location: Bath, ME

End Date: 1997-08-07

End Port/Location: Bath, ME

Equipment Used: GeoPulse system, Sparker system, DGPS

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: William Danforth, Kenneth E. Parolski

Affiliate Staff:
Ilya Buynevich - BU


Location Map:


photo of Judy Brett
Judy Brett


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
GeoPulse system --- Sub Bottom Profiler
Sparker system --- Sparker
DGPS --- Navigation