Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): James M. Robb
Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Obtain 40 vibracores, each approximately 15 ft. long, in Buzzards Bay and perform size analysis.
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Start Date: 1975-05-21
End Date: 1975-05-25
Equipment Used: Alpine Vibracorer, Loran-C
Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis; Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Vibracores: 40 (#1-3, 5-7, 10-12, 14-17, 19, 22-25, 27, and 29-30).
Staff: James M. Robb
John Dunlavey (May 21-23); Michael Samson - MA Div. of Mineral Resources
Charles Dill - Alpine Geophysical
Bernard Katz - Alpine Geophysical
Notes: Original Center People field also contained: John Dunlavey (May 21-23).
Project = MA Co-op, MA Co-op
Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
|North: 41.75||South: 41.25||West: -71||East: -70.4|
Robb, J.M., and Oldale, Robert N., 1977, Preliminary geologic maps, Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-889, 2 sheets, URL: http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/mf889.
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|Alpine Vibracorer||---||Geology||1975-007-FA-NL-002 ( Alpine Geophysical Associates Report (pdf file) Contactor's report to Massachusetts Division of Mineral Resources describing 1975 field work, grain size distribution, and core descriptions.)|