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Field Activity Details for field activity 2001-013-FA

Other ID: IB R-1-01-NR

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): E. Robert Thieler

Affiliate Investigator(s): Stan Riggs, ECU

Information Specialist(s): E. Robert Thieler

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: High-resolution geophysics in large backbarrier lagoon system.


Start Port/Location: Manns Harbor, NC

End Port/Location: Manns Harbor, NC

Start Date: 2001-08-01

End Date: 2001-08-17

Equipment Used: DGPS, HYPACK, GeoPulse system, Digital camera, Knudsen CHIRP Sub-bottom Profiler

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: David Foster, Barry Irwin, Barbara Ann McKinney, David Nichols, E. Robert Thieler

Affiliate Staff:
Stan Riggs

Notes: Notes: field processing will take place at USACOE Research Pier at Duck, NC. Original Center People field contained: Rob Thieler, Dave Nichols, Barry Irwin, Dave Foster, Ann Swift.
Project = The Coastal Sedimentary System, Northern NC, The Coastal Sedimentary System, Northern NC


Albemarle Sound, Roanoke Sound, Croadan Sound, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 36.61 South: 35.76 West: -76.72 East: -75.51


photo of Rafael



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
DGPS --- Navigation
Knudsen CHIRP Sub-bottom Profiler --- Sub Bottom Profiler
GeoPulse system --- Sub Bottom Profiler
Digital camera --- Photo
2001-013-FA-PH-001 ( Deck photos of field activity operations)
HYPACK --- Navigation

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