Field Activity 1992-010-FA

Identifier 1992-010-FA
Alternate names ERDA-92-2; 92ER2
Purpose Conduct high-resolution single-channel seismics survey of Lake Pontchartrain and central Mississippi Sound.
Location Lake Pontchartrain, Mississippi Sound, Louisiana, Waveland, Pascagoula, Mississippi, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Summary Seismic reflection profiles: 19 lines.
Comments Project = Mississippi/Alabama Pollution Project, Geologic Framework, Mississippi/Alabama Pollution Project, Geologic Framework
Related activities
1992-037-FA: Cruise leg
1992-300-FA: Multi-center
Platform
Erda-1
Length 24 feet.
Itinerary
Start Biloxi, MS 1992-06-12
End Biloxi, MS 1992-06-18
Days in the field 6
Bounds
West -90
East -88.4
North 30.4
South 30.1

Personnel

Organization
384 Woods Hole Road
Quissett Campus
Woods Hole, MA02543-1598
(508) 548-8700
Principal investigators Jack L Kindinger
Crew members
Affiliate staff Dana Wiese, USGS-St. Petersberg; Jack Moody

Data types and categories

Data category: Seismics, Location-Elevation
Data type: Boomer, Air Gun / Water Gun, Sparker, Navigation

Equipment and datasets

Equipment or measuring device
Huntec profiling system (500-2500 Hz)
Boomer
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Benthos AQ-4 10-element hydrophone streamer
Air Gun / Water Gun, Boomer, Sparker
1
Boomer seismic data(22988)
Format TIFF
Digital location http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/370/profiles/originals/92ER2/
SD digital location http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/370/
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/370/profiles/originals/92ER2/
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/spcmsc/ds-370metadata.xml
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

GPS (wh)
Navigation
1
92ER2 Annotated Navigation Fixes(22989)
Format text file
Amount 1.54 Mb
Digital location http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/370/navigation/raw/92ER2_original.pdf
SD digital location http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/370/
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/370/navigation/raw/92ER2_original.pdf
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

Loran-C
Navigation
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Publications

Samples collected during this field activity

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