USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2004-005-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): E. Robert Thieler

Affiliate Investigator(s): Stan Riggs, ECU; Dave Mallinson, ECU

Information Specialist(s): Erika Hammar-Klose

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Map back-barrier estuary.


Start Port/Location: Ocracoke, NC

End Port/Location: Ocracoke, NC

Start Date: 2004-07-18

End Date: 2004-08-07

Equipment Used: 3.5 kHz, DGPS, Boomer

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Seismic surveys completed in Neuse/Tar/Pamlico fluvial/estuarine system.

Staff: David Foster, Barry Irwin, David Nichols, Erika Hammar-Klose

Affiliate Staff:
Stan Riggs
ECU (scientist); Dave Mallinson
ECU (scientist)

Notes: Original Center People field contained: Dave Nichols (marine tech); Barry Irwin (marine tech); Hammar-Klose (data proc); Dave Foster (proc).
Project = North Carolina Regional Coastal Erosion Studies, North Carolina Regional Coastal Erosion Studies


Pamlico Sound, Core Sound, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 35.45 South: 34.53 West: -76.71 East: -75.45


photo of Rafael



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
DGPS --- Navigation
Boomer --- Boomer
3.5 kHz --- Sub Bottom Profiler