USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2003-045-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Charles Worley

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Sonar: Single Beam, Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Test new Submetrix system.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 2003-09-10

Start Port/Location: Falmouth Harbor, MA

End Date: 2003-09-12

End Port/Location: Falmouth Harbor, MA

Equipment Used: Echosounder, Loran-C, Sidescan sonar

Information to be Derived: Equipment Testing;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Day boat trips out of Falmouth Harbor. Tested Submetrix system.

Staff: William Danforth, Thomas O'Brien, Charles Worley

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Original Center People field contained: Charles Worley - Boat Driver; Tom O'Brien - Electronics Tech.; Bill Danforth - Data Processor.
Project = Sea Floor Mapping, Sea Floor Mapping

Location:

Vineyard Sound, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Boundaries
North: 41.55 South: 41.45 West: -70.75 East: -70.5

Platform(s):

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Rafael

Publications

Portals/Viewers

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Echosounder --- Single Beam
Loran-C --- Navigation
Sidescan sonar --- Sidescan