Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: New York-New Jersey Bight Apex, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
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 Date: 1998-05-26
Start Port/Location: Sandy Hook, NJ
End Date: 1998-06-02
End Port/Location: Norfolk, VA
Equipment Used: Alpine Vibracorer, Boomer, Sidescan sonar, HYPACK, Grab sampler - Van Veen , Single channel hydrophone
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
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: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2001-47, 2 CD-ROMs, .