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Field Activity Details for field activity 1986-002-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): David Nichols, Kenneth E. Parolski

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Sonar: Sidescan, Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: One week instructional in Applied High-Resolution Data Acquisition.


Start Port/Location: Wilmington, NC

End Port/Location: Wilmington, NC

Start Date: 1986-03-11

End Date: 1986-03-13

Equipment Used: Klein 531 sidescan, Northstar 6000 LORAN-C

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:


Affiliate Staff:



Cape Fear River, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 35 South: 33.7 West: -79 East: -77.6


photo of Dan Moore
Dan Moore



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Klein 531 sidescan --- Sidescan
1986-002-FA-SO-001 ( Collection of paper record displays of sidescan sonar data for lines )
Northstar 6000 LORAN-C --- Navigation

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