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Field Activity Details for field activity 1992-012-FA

Other ID: GS-1 6-92; LEGS 1-6-92

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Ronald C. Circe

Affiliate Investigator(s): Jonathan "Nate" Fuller - Ohio Geological Survey

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Geophysics.


Start Port/Location: Ashtabula Harbor, OH

End Port/Location: Cleveland, OH

Start Date: 1992-06-15

End Date: 1992-06-29

Equipment Used: Seismic reflection, Sidescan sonar, Loran-C

Information to be Derived: Sea floor map;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: David Nichols, Robert N. Oldale, Ronald C. Circe

Affiliate Staff:
Jonathan Fuller - OGS; Scudder Mackey - OGS
Tom Berg - OGS
Sally Prouty - ODNR
Don Guy - OGS
Danielle Foye - OGS
Dennis Evans - ODNR
Helen Delano - Penn State GS

Notes: Weather remains a critical factor.


Conneaut, Ashtabula, Ohio, Lake Erie, Great Lakes, United States, North America;

North: 42.27054 South: 41.51097 West: -83.3045 East: -80.52439


photo of GS-1


Fuller, J.A., Circe, R.C., and Oldale, R.N., 1995, The geologic framework of the Ohio area of Lake Erie: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 95-220, 23 p., URL:


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Loran-C --- Navigation
1992-012-FA-LN-002-01 ( Raw navigation data)
1992-012-FA-LN-001-01 ( Trackmap with line numbers for Field Activities 91028, 92012, 92022, 93008, and 93017.)
Seismic reflection --- Air Gun / Water Gun
1992-012-FA-SE-003 ( microfilm of )
1992-012-FA-SE-001 ( Collection of paper record displays of seismic data( 3.5K) for lines )
1992-012-FA-SE-002 ( VHS digital tapes for line(s) 1-2, 2-4, 5-6, 7-9, 9, 9-10, 10-11, 11-13, 13-14, 14, 14-15, 15-16, 16-17, 17-18, 18-20, 20-21, 21, 21-22, 23, 24, )
Sidescan sonar --- Sidescan
1992-012-FA-SO-001 ( microfilm of )
1992-012-FA-SO-002 ( Digital tape(s) of SSS LINE 1-8, SSS LINE 9-14, SSS LINE 14-15, SSS LINE 15-21, SSS LINE 22-24, SSS LINE 17,9,19, )

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