Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): William Schwab, E. Robert Thieler
Affiliate Investigator(s): Paul Gayes - Coastal Carolina University
Information Specialist(s): E. Robert Thieler
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Seismics: Boomer
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Vibracore in APEX/Southern Long Island study areas - daylight hours. Run boomer/sidescan overnights.
Start Port/Location: Sandy Hook, NJ
End Port/Location: Norfolk, VA
Start Date: 1998-05-26
End Date: 1998-06-02
Equipment Used: Grab sampler - Van Veen , HYPACK, Boomer, Single channel hydrophone, Sidescan sonar, Alpine Vibracorer
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Got a few good vibracores and some nice-looking boomer data.
Staff: David Nichols, E. Robert Thieler, Glynn Williams
New York-New Jersey Bight Apex, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Hill, J.C., Thieler, E. R., Nichols, D. R., and Williams, G. F., 2001, Archive of boomer subbottom data collected during USGS Cruise FERL 98009, New York Bight, Raritan Bay, Long Island, 26 May-2 June, 1998: .
FAN 1998-009-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=1998-009-FA.