USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2001-005-FA

Other ID: IB S-2-01-NR

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: outer banks, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): E. Robert Thieler

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Erika Hammar-Klose

Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Single Beam

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Map inner-shelf.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 2001-07-01

Start Port/Location: Norfolk, VA

End Date: 2001-07-18

End Port/Location: Wilmington, NC

Equipment Used: DGPS, SIS1000 Sidescan sonar, Submetrix Sidescan sonar, GeoPulse system, Echosounder, Digital camera, Grab sampler - Van Veen

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Good cruise.

Staff: Mark Capone, Jane Denny, Erika Hammar-Klose, Barry Irwin, David Nichols, Thomas O'Brien, Christopher F. Polloni, E. Robert Thieler

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Original Center People field contained: O'Brien, Nichols, Irwin, Denny, Hammar-Klose, Polloni, Thieler; Capone (mob and drive truck to Charleston).
Project = Coastal Sedimentary System: Northern NC, Coastal Sedimentary System: Northern NC

Location Map:

Platform(s):

photo of Atlantic Surveyor
Atlantic Surveyor

Publications

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
DGPS --- Navigation
SIS1000 Sidescan sonar --- Boomer
Sidescan
Submetrix Sidescan sonar --- Sidescan
GeoPulse system --- Sub Bottom Profiler
Echosounder --- Single Beam
Digital camera --- Photo
2001-005-FA-PH-001 ( Deck photos of field activity operations)
Grab sampler - Van Veen --- Geology