Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Lake Mead, Nevada, Arizona, United States, North America;
Principal Investigator(s): David Twichell
Affiliate Investigator(s): University of Nevada at Las Vegas
Information Specialist(s): David Twichell
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Boomer, Sonar: Sidescan, Sonar: Single Beam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Complete coverage sidescan sonar mosaic and dense grid of chirp sub-bottom profiles of Boulder Basin and Las Vegas Bay parts of Lake Mead to serve as base map for other environmental studies.
Start Date: 1999-05-12
Start Port/Location: Callville Bay Marina, Lake Mead, NV
End Date: 1999-05-26
End Port/Location: Callville Bay Marina, Lake Mead, NV
Equipment Used: SIS1000 Sidescan sonar, Echosounder, GPS (wh), Boomer, Single channel hydrophone
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: No web site exists yet, but preliminary interpretation of results from this field operation are summarized in USGS Open-File Report 99-581.
Staff: VeeAnn Atnipp Cross, Kenneth E. Parolski, David Twichell
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Dave Twichell - PI; Ken Parolski - Electronics tech; VeeAnn Cross - Seismic and sidescan processor.