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Field Activity Details for field activity 2002-012-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): E. Robert Thieler

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Erika Hammar-Klose

Data Type(s): Sonar: Interferometric, Sonar: Multibeam, Seismics: Boomer, Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Map inner shelf.


Start Port/Location: Morehead City, NC

End Port/Location: Morehead City, NC

Start Date: 2002-06-20

End Date: 2002-07-05

Equipment Used: DGPS, HYPACK, Boomer, SIS1000 Sidescan sonar, SubX swath bathymetry

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: David Foster, Erika Hammar-Klose, David Nichols, E. Robert Thieler, Charles Worley, Christopher F. Polloni

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Original Center People field contained: Charles Worley, Christopher Polloni, Dave Nichols, Dave Foster, Erika Hammar-Klose, Robert Thieler.
Project = NC Regional Coastal Erosion Study, NC Regional Coastal Erosion Study


northern inner shelf, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 36.63333 South: 35.16667 West: -76 East: -75.16667


photo of Atlantic Surveyor
Atlantic Surveyor



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
SubX swath bathymetry --- Interferometric
Boomer --- Boomer
SIS1000 Sidescan sonar --- Sidescan
DGPS --- Navigation
HYPACK --- Navigation

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