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Field Activity Details for field activity 2013-001-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s): USGS GAS HYDRATES (LQ000FP)

Principal Investigator(s): Carolyn Ruppel

Affiliate Investigator(s): Ruppel not going on cruise; Pat Hart (PCMSC) and Seth Haines (Denver) co-chiefs

Information Specialist(s): PARTNER

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

Scientific Purpose/Goals: High resolution seismics and 4C OBS work at deepwater Gulf of Mexico sites previously drilled/logged through DOE/Chevron JIP


Start Port/Location: Cocodrie

End Port/Location: Cocodrie

Start Date: 2013-04-13

End Date: 2013-05-07

Equipment Used: Multichannel seismics, Sparker

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Eric Moore, Thomas O'Brien

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: This is being filed only to hold the dates and equipment. This is a Gas Hydrates Project activity. Co-chief scientists are Seth Haines, Denver ERP, and Pat Hart, PCMSC. Local contact: Carolyn Ruppel

Data are associated with USGS Santa Cruz field activity number P-01-13-LA.
Project = Natural Gas Hydrates/DOE,


Northern Gulf of Mexico

North: 28.1495 South: 24.44715 West: -92.5049 East: -84.99023


photo of Pelican



Data Acquired

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

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