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Field Activity Details for field activity 1975-012-FA

Other ID: CORPUS 25/31

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Charles W. Holmes

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Seismics: Sparker

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Conduct a seismic survey of the Texas Bays.


Start Port/Location:

End Port/Location:

Start Date: 1975-07-21

End Date: 1975-10-02

Equipment Used: Sparker , Single channel hydrophone

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Lines: 28 (#1-28).

Staff: Charles W. Holmes, Ronald J. Miller, Carroll Pyle

Affiliate Staff:
Jim Bryne (University of Texas)

Notes: Project = Texas Bays, Texas Bays


Matagorda Bay, Palacios Bay, Espiritu Santo Bay, Cox Bay, Chocolate Bay, Texas, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 30.14513 South: 23.72501 West: -98.0859 East: -91.8457


Chem Mist



Data Acquired

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

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