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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2010-059-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Cancelled

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): William Schwab

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Brian Andrews

Data Type(s): Seismics: Multichannel

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Continue multichannel survey in Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound.


Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

Start Date: 2010-07-29

End Date: 2010-08-05

Equipment Used: Multichannel seismics

Information to be Derived: Sea floor map;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Wayne Baldwin, Emile Bergeron, David Foster, Barry Irwin

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: CRUISE CANCELLED DUE TO GEAR ISSUES. Multichannel seismic data overwhelmed by noise.
Project = Massachusetts Coastal Zone Management (MA CZM) Seafloor Mapping - Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound, Massachusetts Coastal Zone Management (MA CZM) Seafloor Mapping - Buzzards Bay and Vineyard Sound


Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 41.54353 South: 41.3232 West: -70.9992 East: -70.48553


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McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, Lawrence J., Ackerman, Seth D., Danforth, William W., Schaer, Jasper D.,, 2012, Sea-Floor Geology in Long Island Sound, Offshore of the North Fork of Long Island, New York [abs.]: , Long Island Sound Research Conference. Stony Brook, NY, November 1-2, 2012.


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Multichannel seismics --- Multichannel

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