Other ID: IB R-1-01-CD
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: offshore lower Cape Cod, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): David Foster, Lawrence Poppe
Affiliate Investigator(s): John Masterson, WRD
Information Specialist(s): David Foster
Data Type(s): Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Seismics: Boomer
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collected high-resolution Chirp and boomer sub-bottom data to map the Quaternary stratigraphy east of Wellfleet, Truro and Eastham. The stratigraphic data will be used in models of the glacial aquifer, and for locating wells on land.
Start Date: 2001-07-09
Start Port/Location: Chatham, MA
End Date: 2001-07-19
End Port/Location: Sesuit Harbor, Dennis, MA
Equipment Used: Knudsen CHIRP Sub-bottom Profiler, Boomer
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Mark Capone, William Danforth, David Foster, Kenneth E. Parolski, Lawrence Poppe
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Ken Parolski - boat operation, marine tech; Dave Foster - acquisition, alternate boat op.; Larry Poppe - acquisition; Mark Capone - alternate; Bill Danforth - alternate.
Foster, D.S., and Poppe, Lawrence J., 2003, High-resolution seismic-reflection surveys in the nearshore of outer Cape Cod, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2003-235, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2003/of03-235/.