Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
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.
New York Bight APEX, New York, New Jersey, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
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: .