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USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2019-325-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s): Florida Coastal Mapping (GX.20.MN00.EQ590.00)

Principal Investigator(s): James Flocks

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Joseph Fredericks

Data Type(s): Sonar: Sound Velocity, Sonar: Multibeam, Seismics: Bubble Gun

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Florida Mapping Project: TBD

Vehicle(s): Ford F-350 Dually - White (GSA)

Start Port/Location: St. Marks, FL

End Port/Location: St. Marks, FL

Start Date: 2019-05-30

End Date: 2019-06-08

Equipment Used: Bubble Pulser, Bubble Pulser Hydrophone Streamer Cable , Castaway-CTD, Multibeam Bathymetry System

Information to be Derived: Processed XYZ mulitbeam bathymetry data points referenced to the ellipsoid, digital elevation model, and subbottom profiles.

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Collected 129 MBES and 16 bubble pulser lines.

Staff: Hunter Wilcox, Joseph Fredericks

Affiliate Staff:



St. Marks, Florida

North: 30.00846313 South: 29.90494852 West: -84.18273926 East: -84.06738281


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Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Castaway-CTD --- Sound Velocity
Multibeam Bathymetry System --- Multibeam
Bubble Pulser --- Bubble Gun
Bubble Pulser Hydrophone Streamer Cable --- Bubble Gun

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