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Field Activity Details for field activity 1971-009-FA

Other ID: VERL 71-08

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): John S. Schlee

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

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

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Start Port/Location:

End Port/Location:

Start Date: 1971-05-21

End Date: 1971-05-21

Equipment Used: 3.5 kHz, Geodyne current meter, Visual navigation

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Deployed: 1 Geodyne current meter, #391.

Staff: Charles J. O'Hara, James M. Robb, John S. Schlee

Affiliate Staff:



Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,

North: 42.1 South: 42 West: -70.3 East: -70.2


photo of Verrill, A. E.
Verrill, A. E.



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Geodyne current meter --- Current
Visual navigation --- Navigation
3.5 kHz --- Sub Bottom Profiler
1971-009-FA-SE-001 ( Collection of paper record displays of seismic data( 3.5K) for lines )

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