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Field Activity Details for field activity 2000-052-FA

Other ID: IB A-52-00-BZ

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Kenneth E. Parolski

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Test and interface sidescan sonar, sub-bottom profiler and navigation.


Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

Start Date: 2000-05-09

End Date: 2000-05-12

Equipment Used: HYPACK, SIS1000 Sidescan sonar, Edgetech DF-1000 sidescan sonar, Knudsen CHIRP Sub-bottom Profiler, ISIS

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: William Danforth, David Foster, Barry Irwin, Kenneth E. Parolski, Charles Worley

Affiliate Staff:
Hypack Rep.

Notes: 2 work days are scheduled between 9-12 May. Time period may shift depending on ship availability and personnel schedules.
Project = TEST, TEST


Vineyard Sound, Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 41.52068 South: 41.40957 West: -70.4543 East: -70.34316


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Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Edgetech DF-1000 sidescan sonar --- Sidescan
ISIS --- Sidescan
Knudsen CHIRP Sub-bottom Profiler --- Sub Bottom Profiler
SIS1000 Sidescan sonar --- Sidescan
HYPACK --- Navigation

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