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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2013-007-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Cancelled

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s):

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Claudia Flores

Data Type(s): Seismics: Multichannel, Seismics: Sparker

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Seismic profiling of the outer shelf and slope along the North Carolina/Virginia Margin


Start Port/Location: Lewes, DE

End Port/Location: Lewes, DE

Start Date: 2013-07-08

End Date: 2013-07-27

Equipment Used: Sparker , Multichannel seismics

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Thomas O'Brien

Affiliate Staff:
Jenna Hill
Coastal Carolina University

Notes: Sparker MCS (USGS), hull-mounted CHIRP, multibeam bathymetry (reson 8101)


Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;,

North: 37.42253 South: 35.42487 West: -74.4653 East: -71.89453


photo of Hugh R. Sharp
Hugh R. Sharp



Data Acquired

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

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