Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Raleigh Bay, Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): E. Robert Thieler
Information Specialist(s): Erika Hammar-Klose
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sonar: Interferometric, Sonar: Multibeam, Seismics: Boomer, Sampling: Geology, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Sidescan
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Map inner shelf.
Start Date: 2004-06-16
Start Port/Location: Atlantic Beach, NC
End Date: 2004-07-09
End Port/Location: Atlantic Beach, NC
Equipment Used: DGPS, SubX swath bathymetry, Boomer, Grab sampler - Van Veen , EdgeTech Subbottom 512i, Klein 3000, HYPACK
Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis; Shoreline Erosion; Sea floor map; Bathymetric maps; Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mapped sea floor in Raleigh Bay and at Wrightsville Beach. Obtained 29 grab samples in Raleigh Bay.
Staff: Emile Bergeron, William Danforth, Emily Himmelstoss, E. Robert Thieler, Erika Hammar-Klose, Edward Sweeney
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Robert Thieler, Ch Sci; William Danforth, Mar. Tech; Emile Bergeron, Mar. Tech; Erika Hammar-Klose, Data Proc; Emily Himmelstoss, Data Proc; Edward Sweeney, Data Proc.
Buczkowski, B.J., and Kelsey, S.A., 2007, Archival policies and collections database for the Woods Hole Science Center's marine sediment samples: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2006-1187, CD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1187/.