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Field Activity Details for field activity 1970-006-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Erk Reimnitz

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Sparker

Scientific Purpose/Goals:


Start Port/Location:

End Port/Location:

Start Date: 1970-05-23

End Date: 1970-05-29

Equipment Used: Sparker , Single channel hydrophone, Visual navigation

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 120 kJ sparker records acquired.

Staff: Ray G., Jr. Martin, Erk Reimnitz

Affiliate Staff:
R.A. Patrick - Elect. Tech. PMG

Notes: Mexican Naval Oceanographic vessel in cooperation with University of Mexico. Original Center People field contained: Erk Reimnitz - Co-Chief Scientist; R.G Martin, Jr. - Geologist; R.A Patrick - Elect. Tech.


western Gulf of Mexico, United States, Mexico, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 29.68805 South: 18.31281 West: -98.2617 East: -84.375


Cadete Virgilio Uribe



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Visual navigation --- Navigation
Sparker --- Sparker
Single channel hydrophone --- Air Gun / Water Gun
Bubble Gun
Sub Bottom Profiler

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