Field Activity 09CCT01

Identifier 09CCT01
Purpose Conduct offshore geophysical investigations to identify storm impact on seafloor features.
Location Galveston, TX
Summary 500 km of survey lines (planned)
Info derived High-resolution seismic-reflection profiles, bathymetry dataset, shoal locations and volume, and a seafloor basemap.
Comments Platform: R/V Manta (NOAA).
Start Galveston, TX 2009-03-02
End Galveston, TX 2009-03-06
West -95.27541161
East -93.39898109
North 30.0114361
South 28.5195336
Marine operations Yes


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St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators James G Flocks
Crew members
James G Flocks
Scientist, Staff
Dana S Wiese
Scientist, Staff
Sanford, Jordan
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Dana S Wiese
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Seismics, Sonar
Data type: Navigation, Sub Bottom Profiler, Interferometric, Multibeam

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Interferometric Bathymetry System Interferometric (no data reported)
F190 DGPS/IMU Navigation (no data reported)
Chirp 512i Sub Bottom Profiler 5
GPS Navigation 2


Datasets produced in this activity

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
09CCT01-SE-pd-1 Chirp 512i Chirp 512i navigation Arnell S Forde
09CCT01-SE-pd-2 Chirp 512i Chirp 512i profiles Arnell S Forde
09CCT01-SE-pd-3 Chirp 512i Chirp 512i GIS Arnell S Forde
09CCT01-SE-pd-5 Chirp 512i Chirp 512i agc SEGY Arnell S Forde
09CCT01-SE-rd-1 Chirp 512i Chirp 512i Arnell S Forde
Processed 1,000-Shot-Interval Location Navigation GPS Arnell S Forde
Processed Shotpoint Navigation GPS Arnell S Forde


Samples collected during this field activity