Other ID: IB O-5-00-GM
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Kathryn Scanlon Catanach
Affiliate Investigator(s): M. Grace - NMFS, Pascagoula, MS
Information Specialist(s): Kathryn Scanlon Catanach
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Boomer
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sidescan mapping and seismic profiling of shelf-edge reserves for habitat and paleoshoreline studies.
Start Date: 2000-02-15
Start Port/Location: Pascagoula, MS
End Date: 2000-03-02
End Port/Location: Pascagoula, MS
Equipment Used: DGPS, SIS1000 Sidescan sonar, Boomer, Single channel hydrophone
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Kathryn Scanlon Catanach, VeeAnn Atnipp Cross, Barbara Ann McKinney, David Nichols, Kenneth E. Parolski, Charles Worley
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Kathy Scanlon (geologist, Ch. Sci.), Dave Nichols (E.T.), Ken Parolski (E.T.), Chuck Worley (E.T.), VeeAnn Cross (sidescan processing), Ann Swift (seismic processing).
Northeastern Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Capone, M.K., Swift, B.A., and Scanlon, K.M., 2002, Archive of chirp subbottom data collected during USGS Cruise ORGN00005, northeastern Gulf of Mexico, 15 February-2 March 2000: .
Coleman, F.C., Koenig, Christopher C., Scanlon, Kathryn M., Heppell, Scott, Heppell, Selina, and Miller, Margaret W., 2010, Benthic habitat modification through excavation by red grouper, Epinephelus morio, in the northeastern Gulf of Mexico: The Open Fish Science Journal, v. 3, doi: 10.2174/1874401X01003010001.
Scanlon, K.M., Coleman, Felicia C., and Koenig, Christopher C., 2005, Pockmarks on the outer shelf in the northern Gulf of Mexico; gas-release features or habitat modifications by fish?, in Barnes, P.W., and Thomas, J.P., eds., Benthic habitats and the effects of fishing: American Fisheries Society Symposium 41, v. 41.
FAN 2000-005-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=2000-005-FA.