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Field Activity Details for field activity 1994-002-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): David Nichols

Affiliate Investigator(s): Peter Haeni - WRD

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Seismics: Multichannel, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Test 24-channel high-resolution, multichannel, OYO seismic acquisition system. Conduct hydrologic studies offshore Aberdeen Proving Grounds.


Start Port/Location: Towson, MD

End Port/Location: Towson, MD

Start Date: 1994-08-28

End Date: 1994-09-10

Equipment Used: DGPS, Multichannel seismics, GeoPulse system

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Barry Irwin, David Nichols

Affiliate Staff:
Peter Haeni - USGS-WRD

Notes: No post-cruise report available. Report prepared from pre-cruise plan.


northern Chesapeake Bay, Maryland, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 39.54542 South: 38.43638 West: -77.0649 East: -75.27832





Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Multichannel seismics --- Multichannel
GeoPulse system --- Sub Bottom Profiler
DGPS --- Navigation

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