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Field Activity Details for field activity 2004-006-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): Stan Riggs, ECU; Dave Mallinson, ECU

Information Specialist(s): Erika Hammar-Klose

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Conduct shallow-water seismics on Hatteras Flats, western Pamlico Sound and Core Sound.


Start Port/Location: Ocracoke, NC

End Port/Location: Ocracoke, NC

Start Date: 2004-07-18

End Date: 2004-07-31

Equipment Used: 3.5 kHz, DGPS, Boomer, Digital camera

Information to be Derived: Sea floor map; seismic stratigraphy;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Completed seismic surveys in study area.

Staff: Erika Hammar-Klose, Charles Worley

Affiliate Staff:
Stan Riggs
ECU (scientist); Dave Mallinson
ECU (scientist); Jim Watson
ECU (tech.)

Notes: Original Center People field contained: Chuck Worley (mar tech); Hammar-Klose (data proc).
Project = North Carolina Regional Coastal Erosion Studies, North Carolina Regional Coastal Erosion Studies


Pamlico Sound, Core Sound, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 35.35 South: 34.58 West: -76.6 East: -75.75


photo of Beeliner



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
3.5 kHz --- Sub Bottom Profiler
Boomer --- Boomer
Digital camera --- Photo
2004-006-FA-PH-001 ( Deck photos of field activity operations)
DGPS --- Navigation

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