Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: New York Bight APEX, New York, New Jersey, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): William Schwab
Information Specialist(s): Jane Denny
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Air Gun / Water Gun, Seismics: Sparker, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Single Beam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: High-resolution geophysical sea-floor mapping (sidescan, sub-bottom, bathymetry). The cruise will be immediately followed by a sampling leg (FA 98020).
Start Date: 1998-09-10
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1998-09-22
End Port/Location: Caven Point, NJ
Equipment Used: DGPS, SIS1000 Sidescan sonar, GeoPulse system, Air gun, Sparker system, Single channel hydrophone, Water gun (wh), Echosounder
Information to be Derived: Sea floor map; Bathymetric maps;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: William Danforth, Jane Denny, David Foster, Barry Irwin, David Nichols, Thomas O'Brien, William Schwab
Notes: Original Center People field contained: (1st Leg) William Schwab, Tom O'Brien, William Danforth, Dave Foster, Jane Denny, Barry Irwin, Dave Nichols.
Denny, J.F., Schwab, W.C., Danforth, W.W., O'Brien, T.F., Foster, D.S., Nichols, D., and Irwin, B., 2000, Archive of sidescan-sonar and DGPS navigation data collected on USGS Cruise ALPH 98013, September 10-23, 1998: URL: http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of98-590/.
Foster, D.S., Schwab, W. C., Danforth, W. W., Denny, J. F., Hill, J. C., Irwin, B. J., Nichols, D. R., and O'Brien, T. F., 1999, Archive of 15 inch3 water gun data, collected during USGS Cruise ALPH 98013 New York Bight, 10-22 September 1998: URL: http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of99-395/.
Foster, D.S., Schwab, W. C., Danforth, W. W., Denny, J. F., Hill, J. C., Irwin, B. J., Nichols, D. R., and O'Brien, T. F., 1999, Archive of Datasonics SIS-1000 chirp subbottom data collected during USGS Cruise ALPH 98013, New York Bight, 8 September-23 October, 1998: URL: http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of99-037/.
Foster, D.S., Schwab, W. C., Danforth, W. W., Denny, J. F., Hill, J. C., Irwin, B. J., Nichols, D. R., and O'Brien, T. F., 1999, Archive of Sparker data collected during USGS Cruise ALPH 98013, New York Bight, 12-22 September, 1998: .