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Field Activity Details for field activity 1995-016-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): Paul Gayes - Corpus Christi Univ.

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Sonar: Sidescan, Sonar: Single Beam, Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Sampling: Geology

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sidescan sonar mosaic to map hard bottom.


Start Port/Location: Myrtle Beach, SC

End Port/Location: Myrtle Beach, SC

Start Date: 1995-03-26

End Date: 1995-04-14

Equipment Used: Klein 531 sidescan, Echosounder, ARGO, Q-MIPS sidescan sonar system

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: David Nichols

Affiliate Staff:
Paul Gayes
Pat Ealy - CC Univ.

Notes: Original Center People field contained: Dave Nichols - ET.
Project = Myrtle Beach Renourishment, Myrtle Beach Renourishment


Little River to Murrells Inlet surf zone, South Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 34.00714 South: 33.14675 West: -79.4421 East: -77.90405





Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Q-MIPS sidescan sonar system --- Sidescan
Klein 531 sidescan --- Sidescan
Echosounder --- Single Beam
ARGO --- Photo

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