USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2000-050-FA

Other ID: IB E-50-00-DL

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Location: Delaware Bays, Indian River Bay, Rehoboth Bay, Delaware, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): Frank T. Manheim

Affiliate Investigator(s): D. Kranz, WRD-DE; P. Haeni, E. White - WRD-CT

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Electro-Magnetic: Resistivity, Environmental Data: Conductivity, Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Electrical resistivity and seismic surveying, coring.


Start Date: 2000-05-01

Start Port/Location:

End Date: 2000-05-05

End Port/Location:

Equipment Used: Resistivity Profiler, Refractometer, HYPACK

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: John Bratton

Affiliate Staff:
Frank Manheim - chief sci.; Dave Kranz - WRD-USGS
SeaGrant-UDE; Pete Haeni
Eric White - WRD-USGS-CT; Donald Skip Snyder
Zonge Eng.-Tucson

Notes: Project = Delmarva Bays, Delmarva Bays

Location Map:


photo of Endeavor Whaler
Endeavor Whaler


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Resistivity Profiler --- Resistivity
Refractometer --- Conductivity
HYPACK --- Navigation