Field Activity 1998-013-FA

Identifier 1998-013-FA
Purpose High-resolution geophysical sea-floor mapping (sidescan, sub-bottom, bathymetry). The cruise will be immediately followed by a sampling leg (FA 98020).
Location New York Bight APEX, New York, New Jersey, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Info derived Sea floor map; Bathymetric maps;
Comments Original Center People field contained: (1st Leg) William Schwab, Tom O'Brien, William Danforth, Dave Foster, Jane Denny, Barry Irwin, Dave Nichols. Project = Mapping of EEZ off NY/NJ Metropolitan Area, Mapping of EEZ off NY/NJ Metropolitan Area Information from Foghorn: SIS-1000, GeoPulse, 15 cubic inch watergun, minisparker, fathometer, ISIS data acquisition, MUDSEIS data acquisition, and DELPH ELICS data acquisition.;
Platform
Alpha & Omega II
100 feet
Itinerary
Start Woods Hole, MA 1998-09-10
End Caven Point, NJ 1998-09-22
Days in the field 13
Bounds
West -74.04098511
East -73.20237091
North 40.61534244
South 40.16313287

Personnel

Organization
384 Woods Hole Road
Quissett Campus
Woods Hole, MA02543-1598
(508) 548-8700
Principal investigators William C Schwab
Crew members
William W Danforth
Scientist, Staff
William C Schwab
Scientist, Staff
Thomas F O'Brien
Scientist, Staff
Jane F Denny
Scientist, Staff
David S Foster
Scientist, Staff
David R Nichols
Scientist, Staff
Barry J Irwin
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Jane F Denny
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Seismics, Sonar
Data type: Navigation, Air Gun / Water Gun, Sparker, Sub Bottom Profiler, Single Beam, Sidescan

Equipment and datasets

Equipment or measuring device
DGPS
Navigation
7
1998-013-FA-LN-001-01(34952)
Description Chirp Field Navigation Data and Shotpoint Maps
Format text file, HTML
Amount n/a
Physical location Data Library
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? Yes
Contact
Processor
1998-013-FA-LN-001-02(34887)
Description Water gun Navigation Data and Shotpoint Maps
Format text file, HTML
Amount n/a
Physical location Data Library
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? Yes
Contact
Processor
1998-013-FA-LN-001-03(28299)
Description Sidescan sonar Navigation Data and Shotpoint Maps
Format text file, HTML
Amount n/a
Physical location Data Library
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? Yes
Contact
Processor
1998-013-FA-LN-001-04(29272)
Description Sparker Navigation Data and Shotpoint Maps
Format text file, HTML
Amount n/a
Digital location http://cotuit.er.usgs.gov/data/1998-013-FA/LN/001/04/
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? Yes
Public URL http://cotuit.er.usgs.gov/Data/1998-013-FA/LN/001/04/
Contact
Processor
1998-013-FA-LN-002(30902)
Description Remastered 6 DVD set of Sidescan-Sonar and DGPS Navigation data.
Format DVD
Amount 6-dvd's
Physical location WHSC Data Library CD storage area.
SD physical location Data Library
SD digital location http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/operations/ia/cdrom_detail.php?fa=98013
Comments OFR 98-590
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Contact
Chirp navigation(23036)
Format text file
Digital location http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of99-037/of99-37_cd1/NAV/SHOTNAV/
SD digital location http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of99-037/
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of99-037/of99-37_cd1/NAV/SHOTNAV/
Contact
Water gun navigation(23039)
Format text file
Digital location http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of99-395/NAV/SHOTNAV/
SD digital location http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of99-395/
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of99-395/NAV/SHOTNAV/
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

SIS1000 Sidescan sonar
Sidescan
7
1998-013-FA-SO-001(37501)
Description Sidescan Data Link - Disk 1.
Format QMIPS,HTML
Amount n/a
Physical location Data Library
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Contact
1998-013-FA-SO-002(37533)
Description Sidescan Data Link - Disk 2.
Format QMIPS,HTML
Amount n/a
Physical location Data Library
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Contact
1998-013-FA-SO-003(30988)
Description Sidescan Data Link - Disk 3.
Format QMIPS,HTML
Amount n/a
Physical location Data Library
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Contact
1998-013-FA-SO-004(30989)
Description Sidescan Data Link - Disk 4.
Format QMIPS,HTML
Amount n/a
Physical location Data Library
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Contact
1998-013-FA-SO-005(31012)
Description Sidescan Data Link - Disk 5.
Format QMIPS,HTML
Amount n/a
Physical location Data Library
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Contact
1998-013-FA-SO-006(31028)
Description Sidescan Data Link - Disk 6.
Format QMIPS,HTML
Amount n/a
Physical location Data Library
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Contact
1998-013-FA-SO-007(31029)
Description Remastered 6 DVD of Sidescan-Sonar and DGPS Navigation data.
Format DVD
Amount 6 -dvd's
Physical location WHSC Data Library CD storage area.
SD physical location Data Library
SD digital location http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/operations/ia/cdrom_detail.php?fa=98013
Comments OFR 98-590
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

Sparker
Sparker
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

SIS1000 Chirp Sonar
Sub Bottom Profiler
11
1998-013-FA-SE-003(30944)
Description CHIRP Subbottom Data - SEG-Y data files and images, CD 1.
Data types
Sub Bottom Profiler
Format SEGY,GIF
Amount n/a
Digital location http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_c/
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr9937
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr1999-037/of99-037.xml
Contact
1998-013-FA-SE-004(28925)
Description CHIRP Subbottom Data - SEG-Y data files and images, CD 2.
Data types
Sub Bottom Profiler
Format SEGY,GIF
Amount n/a
Digital location http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_c/
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr9937
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr1999-037/of99-037.xml
Contact
1998-013-FA-SE-005(37498)
Description CHIRP Subbottom Data - SEG-Y data files and images, CD 3.
Data types
Sub Bottom Profiler
Format SEGY,GIF
Amount n/a
Digital location http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_c/
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr9937
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr1999-037/of99-037.xml
Contact
1998-013-FA-SE-006(28929)
Description CHIRP Subbottom Data - SEG-Y data files and images, CD 4.
Data types
Sub Bottom Profiler
Format SEGY,GIF
Amount n/a
Digital location http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_c/
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr9937
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr1999-037/of99-037.xml
Contact
1998-013-FA-SE-007(28930)
Description CHIRP Subbottom Data - SEG-Y data files and images, CD 5.
Format SEGY,GIF
Amount n/a
Digital location http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_c/
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr9937
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr1999-037/of99-037.xml
Contact
1998-013-FA-SE-008(28931)
Description CHIRP Subbottom Data - SEG-Y data files and images, CD 6.
Data types
Sub Bottom Profiler
Format SEGY,GIF
Amount n/a
Digital location http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_c/
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr9937
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr1999-037/of99-037.xml
Contact
1998-013-FA-SE-009(30947)
Description CHIRP Subbottom Data - SEG-Y data files and images, CD 7.
Data types
Sub Bottom Profiler
Format SEGY,GIF
Amount n/a
Digital location http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_c/
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr9937
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr1999-037/of99-037.xml
Contact
1998-013-FA-SE-010(30948)
Description CHIRP Subbottom Data - SEG-Y data files and images, CD 8.
Data types
Sub Bottom Profiler
Format SEGY,GIF
Amount n/a
Digital location http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_c/
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr9937
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr1999-037/of99-037.xml
Contact
1998-013-FA-SE-011(30981)
Description CHIRP Subbottom Data - SEG-Y data files and images, CD 9.
Data types
Sub Bottom Profiler
Format SEGY,GIF
Amount n/a
Digital location http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_c/
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr9937
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr1999-037/of99-037.xml
Contact
1998-013-FA-SE-012(30982)
Description 2 remastered dvd of Chirp Subbottom (seg-y) data files and images.
Format DVD
Amount 2-dvd's
Physical location WHSC Data Library CD storage area.
SD physical location Data Library
SD digital location http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/operations/ia/cdrom_detail.php?fa=98013
Comments OFR 99-037
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Contact
Chirp seismic data(23035)
Format SEGY
Digital location http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_c/
SD digital location http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of99-037/
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_c/
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr1999-037/of99-037.xml
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

Single channel hydrophone
Air Gun / Water Gun, Boomer, Bubble Gun, Sparker, Sub Bottom Profiler
4
1998-013-FA-SE-001(30903)
Description Water Gun Subbottom Data - SEG-Y data files and images.
Data types
Air Gun / Water Gun
Format SEGY, GIF
Amount n/a
Digital location http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_w/
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr99395
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr1999-395/of99-395_segy.xml
Contact
1998-013-FA-SE-002(30943)
Description Sparker Subbottom Data - Images only.
Format GIFF
Amount 192.4Mb
Digital location http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_s/
Supported? No
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Public URL http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_s/
Contact
Sparker seismic data(23037)
Format SEGY
Digital location http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_s/
SD physical location U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-436, 6 CD-ROMs
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_s/
Contact
Water gun data(23038)
Format SEGY
Digital location http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_w/
SD digital location http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of99-395/
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/1998_013_FA_w/
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr1999-395/of99-395_segy.xml
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

Water gun (wh)
Air Gun / Water Gun
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Echosounder
Single Beam
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

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