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Field Activity Details for field activity 1989-012-FA

Other ID: COLI May 1989

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s):

Affiliate Investigator(s): Shea Penland - LGS

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Seismics: Boomer

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Framework geology of tidal passes and nearshore coastal processes.


Start Port/Location: Cocodrie, LA

End Port/Location: Grand Isles, LA

Start Date: 1989-05-25

End Date: 1989-06-04

Equipment Used: Single channel hydrophone, GeoPulse uniboom

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:


Affiliate Staff:
Steve Anderson - LGS
Randy McBride - LGS
Lyle McGinnus - Argonne Labs

Notes: Project = Louisiana Barrier Islands and Wetlands Studies, Louisiana Barrier Islands and Wetlands Studies


Louisiana southwest coast, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 29.5 South: 28.83 West: -90.84 East: -89.83





Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
GeoPulse uniboom --- Boomer
Single channel hydrophone --- Air Gun / Water Gun
Bubble Gun
Sub Bottom Profiler
1989-012-FA-NL-001 ( Chief Scientist's cruise report with ship movement, personnel, equipment and data acquisition notes, trackmap, etc.)

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