Field Activity 1992-037-FA

Identifier 1992-037-FA
Alternate names ERDA-92-4; 92ER4
Purpose Collect continuous, high-resolution seismic reflection profiles in Mississippi Sound.
Location Pascagoula, Mississippi Sound, Biloxi Bay to Mobile Bay, mouth of Horn Island Pass, Mississippi, Dauphin Island, Alabama, United States, Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic;
Summary Seismic reflection profiles: 21 lines.
Info derived Sea floor map;
Comments Information from St. Petersburg office. Project = Mississippi/Alabama Pollution Project, Mississippi/Alabama Pollution Project
Related activities
1992-010-FA: Cruise leg
1992-300-FA: Multi-center
Platform
Erda-1
Length 24 feet.
Itinerary
Start (port not specified) 1992-08-16
End (port not specified) 1992-08-20
Days in the field 5
Bounds
West -88.8
East -88.1
North 30.2
South 29.2

Personnel

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

Data types and categories

Data category: Seismics, Location-Elevation
Data type: Boomer, Sub Bottom Profiler, Navigation

Equipment and datasets

Equipment or measuring device
GeoPulse uniboom
Boomer
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Single channel hydrophone
Air Gun / Water Gun, Boomer, Bubble Gun, Sparker, Sub Bottom Profiler
1
Boomer seismic data(22994)
Data types
Boomer
Format TIFF
Digital location http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/370/profiles/originals/92ER4/
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/92ER4/
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/spcmsc/ds-370metadata.xml
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

GPS (wh)
Navigation
1
92ER4 Annotated Navigation Fixes(22995)
Format text file
Digital location http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/370/navigation/raw/92ER4_original.pdf
SD digital location http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/370/navigation/
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/370/navigation/raw/92ER4_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

Similar field activities carried out by this science center

By data category:
Seismics, Location-Elevation
By data type:
Boomer, Sub Bottom Profiler, Navigation