Other ID: 125-2
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): David Twichell
Affiliate Investigator(s): Fred Spiess (Scripps); Charlie Paull (Scripps)
Scientific Purpose/Goals: This is an NSF funded cruise to study the processes acting on the base of the Florida Escarpment.
Start Port/Location: Tampa, FL
End Port/Location: Tampa, FL
Start Date: 1986-08-08
End Date: 1986-08-25
Equipment Used: Sidescan sonar
Information to be Derived: Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: David Twichell, Robert F. Commeau
Scripps: Fred Spiess - Ch. Sci.
Charlie Paull - Research Geologist
Dwight Boegeman - Engineer
Robert Lawhead - Sr. Programmer
Robert Elder - Development Engineer
Andra Foster - Sr. Engineering Asst.
Gary Austin - Marine Tech.
Marie McIntyre - student
Phillip Hammer - student
Bradley DeRoos - Research Asst.
Ronald Horn - Sr. Development Engineer; Univ. So. Florida: David Mearns - Research Assoc.; Univ. Georgia: Raymone Freeman-Lynde - Asst. Professor; Univ. No. Carolina: William Trumbull - student
Kathleen Keoughan - student; WHOI: Dana Wiese - Research Asst.
John McMahon - Welder
Notes: Affiliation - Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Information derived from pre-cruise report and WHOI Cruise Data files; no post-cruise report found. Original Submitted By field contained: Dave Twichell and Bob Commeau.
Project = Deep Sea Carbonate Escarpments, Deep Sea Carbonate Escarpments
Florida Escarpment, Gulf of Mexico, Florida, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
|North: 28.5||South: 23.5||West: -80||East: -88|
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|