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: 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
Joey Jenkins - CCU; Dan Lanier - TAMU; Laura Libbey - Duke
New York-New Jersey Bight Apex, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
|North: 40.85953||South: 40.40513||West: -73.8062||East: -72.60864|
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.
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|Alpine Vibracorer||---||Geology||1998-009-FA-SC-001 ( CORE samples)|
|Sidescan sonar||---||Sidescan||1998-009-FA-SO-001 ( Digital tape(s) of SSS L11-17, SSS L18-20, )|
|HYPACK||---||Navigation||1998-009-FA-LN-001 ( Floppy disk(s) containing NAV HYPACK, NAV HYPACK, )|
|Grab sampler - Van Veen||---||Geology|
|Single channel hydrophone||---||Air Gun / Water Gun|
Sub Bottom Profiler
|1998-009-FA-SE-002-01 ( Processed SEGY seismic data)|
1998-009-FA-SE-001 ( CD ROM disk of BOOM ELICS LINE 1-5,8-20, BOOM SEG-Y RAW 1-5,8-10, BOOM SEG-Y RAW 11-17, BOOM SEG-Y PROCESSED, )
1998-009-FA-SE-002 ( Raw seismic data)
Boomer seismic data ( )