Other ID: M3-98-WO
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): William Schwab
Affiliate Investigator(s): Pat McCrory (USGS Earthquake, Menlo Park)
Information Specialist(s): PARTNER
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Location-Elevation: Transects, Seismics: Sparker, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Single Beam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: High-resolution sea floor mapping using SIS-1000 and GeoPulse/Sparker sub-bottom. PI requests technical support from Woods Hole.
Start Date: 1998-06-21
Start Port/Location: Seattle, WA
End Date: 1998-07-05
End Port/Location: Aberdeen, WA
Equipment Used: DGPS, SIS1000 Sidescan sonar, GeoPulse system, Sparker system, Benthos 7000 , Single channel hydrophone, Echosounder
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Cruise was very successful with little down time. Raw sidescan and seismic data archived on CD-ROM and is being open-filed (Oct. 1998).
Staff: William Danforth, David Foster, Thomas O'Brien
Notes: Woods Hole supported Pat's operations last year (FA 97013). She is basically requesting the same this year, and WHFC personnel responded. Data Curator: Pat McCrory.
inner shelf, Washington, United States, North America, North Pacific;
Foster, D.S., McCrory, P. A., Danforth, W. W., and O'Brien, T. F., 1999, Archive of Boomer and Sparker subbottom data collected during USGS Cruise MCAR 98008 (M3-98-WO) Washington Shelf, 24 June-5 July, 1998: .
Foster, D.S., McCrory, P. A., Danforth, W. W., and O'Brien, T. F., 1999, Archive of Chirp subbottom data, collected during USGS Cruise MCAR 98008 (M3-98-WO) Washington Shelf, 24 June-5 July, 1998: .
McCrory, P.M., Danforth, William W., O'Brien, Thomas F., and Foster, David S., 2001, Archive of sidescan-sonar data and DGPS navigation data collected during USGS Cruise 98008; Washington shelf, 24 June-5 July, 1998: .
FAN 1998-008-FA has data viewable in the GeoMappApp/Virtual Ocean applications. To view this data in these applications go to http://www.geomapapp.org/ and http://www.virtualocean.org/. See the instructions for locating USGS data in these applications. You can also view the imagery created from the SEGY data at http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/images.php?cruise=1998-008-FA.