Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: southern Long Island, New York, inner shelf, Hudson Shelf Valley, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): William Schwab, E. Robert Thieler
Affiliate Investigator(s): Paul Gayes - CCU
Information Specialist(s): E. Robert Thieler
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Seismics: Boomer
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Leg 1: geophysics; Leg 2: vibracoring.
Start Date: 1999-07-26
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1999-08-06
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Alpine Vibracorer, DGPS, SIS1000 Sidescan sonar, Boomer, Grab sampler - Van Veen , Single channel hydrophone
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Leg 1 went well. Leg 2 was cancelled after determining that the coring rig was overweight relative to ship's specs and thus presented an untenable operation.
Staff: Robert Brooks, Barry Irwin, Joseph S. Newell, David Nichols, Kenneth E. Parolski, E. Robert Thieler
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Rob Thieler - Sci; Dave Nichols - Sr. Tech; Ken Parolski - mob/demob; Joe Newell - mob/demob; R. Brooks, USGS/NAGT tech; Barry Irwin - Navigation (Leg 1).