Other ID: CH-15-00; IB H-16-00-SR
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Blake Ridge, South Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): William Dillon
Affiliate Investigator(s): Charles Paull - MBARI; D. Clay Kelly - WHOI; Richard Coffin - NRL
Information Specialist(s): Jefferey Nealon
Data Type(s): Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Coring for identification of age of event and sedimentary/chemical processes related to gas hydrate at Blake Ridge collapse feature. Collection of 3.5 kHz sub-bottom profiler data for bathymetry and structure.
Start Date: 2000-07-20
Start Port/Location: Duke Marine Lab, Beaufort, NC
End Date: 2000-07-29
End Port/Location: Duke Marine Lab, Beaufort, NC
Equipment Used: ODEC 3.5 kHz, Corer - gravity, DGPS
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: ODEC Seismic reflection: 14 lines; Piston cores: 33 (240 shipboard analyses - see cruise narrative) stored in Woods Hole; Gravity (trigger) cores: 14, stored in Woods Hole.
Staff: Joseph S. Newell, Thomas O'Brien, Courtney Schupp, Jefferey Nealon, Robert Barton
Notes: Original Center People field contained: At sea: Thomas Lorenson, USGS-Menlo, Co-Chi; Jeffrey Nealon, USGS-Woods Hole, Scientist; Courtney Schupp, USGS-Woods Hole, Scientist; Tom O'Brien, USGS-Woods Hole, Scientist. Mobe/Trans: Joseph Newell and Robert Barton, Woods Hole.