Field Activity 2001-005-FA

Identifier 2001-005-FA
Alternate names IB S-2-01-NR
Purpose Map inner-shelf.
Location outer banks, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Summary Good cruise.
Comments Original Center People field contained: O'Brien, Nichols, Irwin, Denny, Hammar-Klose, Polloni, Thieler; Capone (mob and drive truck to Charleston). Project = Coastal Sedimentary System: Northern NC, Coastal Sedimentary System: Northern NC Information from Foghorn: SIS-1000, Submetrix sidescan, GeoPulse boomer, fathometer, DGPS, Van Veen sampler, data acquisiton and processing vans;
Platform
Atlantic Surveyor
Length 110 feet; beam 26 feet; draft 9 feet.
Itinerary
Start Norfolk, VA 2001-07-01
End Wilmington, NC 2001-07-18
Days in the field 18
Bounds
West -75.84227622
East -75.3582735
North 36.50031464
South 35.69200328

Personnel

Organization
384 Woods Hole Road
Quissett Campus
Woods Hole, MA02543-1598
(508) 548-8700
Principal investigators E. Robert Thieler
Crew members
E. Robert Thieler
Scientist, Staff
Thomas F O'Brien
Scientist, Staff
Jane F Denny
Scientist, Staff
David R Nichols
Scientist, Staff
Barry J Irwin
Scientist, Staff
Polloni, Christopher F.
Scientist, Staff
Hammar-Klose, Erika
Scientist, Staff
Capone, Mark
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Hammar-Klose, Erika
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Imagery, Location-Elevation, Sampling, Seismics, Sonar
Data type: Photo, Navigation, Geology, Sub Bottom Profiler, Single Beam, Sidescan, Interferometric, Boomer

Documents: Notes and log books

Cruise log

Name Cruise log
Description PDF of Excel spreadsheet cruise log which contains times, line and filenames, equipment configuration and performance, comments.
Digital location https://cotuit.er.usgs.gov/Data/2001-005-FA/NL/001/01005log.pdf
Format PDF
Media type Paper

Equipment and datasets

Equipment or measuring device
Single channel hydrophone
Air Gun / Water Gun, Boomer, Bubble Gun, Sparker, Sub Bottom Profiler
3
isb2001005_seismic_images(38788)
Description JPEG images of boomer seismic data from inner shelf off North Carolina
Data types
Boomer
Format JPEG
Amount 75 MB
Version 1
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20111015
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr2011-1015/isb2001005_seismics.xml
Contact
isb2001005_shots(38793)
Description Shot points of boomer seismic data acquisition on the inner shelf off North Carolina.
Data types
Boomer
Format shapefile
Amount 13
Version 1
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20111015
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr2011-1015/isb2001005_shots.xml
Contact
isb2001005_tracklines(38790)
Description Tracklines of boomer seismic data acquisition on the inner shelf off North Carolina.
Data types
Boomer
Format shapefile
Amount 6
Version 1
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20111015
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr2011-1015/isb2001005_tracklines.xml
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

GeoPulse uniboom
Boomer
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

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

Description and usage history of this equipment

SIS1000 Sidescan sonar
Sidescan
1
iss2001005_tracklines(38792)
Description Tracklines of sidescan sonar data acquisition on the inner shelf off North Carolina.
Data types
Sidescan
Format shapefile
Amount <1 MB
Version 1
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20111015
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr2011-1015/iss2001005_tracklines.xml
Contact

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

SIS1000 Chirp Sonar
Sub Bottom Profiler
4
Chirp seismic data(23072)
Data types
Sub Bottom Profiler
Format SEGY
Digital location http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/2001_005_FA/
SD physical location U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2003-55, DVD-ROM
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Public URL http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/data/2001_005_FA/
Contact
isc2001005_chirp_seismic_images(38789)
Description JPEG images of Chirp seismic data from inner shelf off North Carolina
Data types
Sub Bottom Profiler
Format JPEG
Amount 41 MB
Version 1
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20111015
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr2011-1015/isc2001005_seismics.xml
Contact
isc2001005_shots(38794)
Description Shot points of Chirp seismic data acquisition on the inner shelf off North Carolina.
Data types
Sub Bottom Profiler
Format shapefile
Amount 2
Version 1
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20111015
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr2011-1015/isc2001005_shots.xml
Contact
isc2001005_tracklines(38791)
Description Tracklines of Chirp seismic data acquisition on the inner shelf off North Carolina.
Data types
Sub Bottom Profiler
Format shapefile
Amount <1 MB
Version 1
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Public URL https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20111015
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/whcmsc/open_file_report/ofr2011-1015/isc2001005_seismics.xml
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

SEA SWATHplus-M 234 kHz
Interferometric
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Digital camera
Photo
1
2001-005-FA-PH-001(2095)
Description Deck photos of field activity operations
Format jpeg
Amount 50
Digital location http://nantucket.er.usgs.gov/index.php?level=album&id=43
SD digital location http://cotuit.er.usgs.gov/data/2001-005-FA/NL/001/01005log.pdf
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? No
Process? No
Public URL http://nantucket.er.usgs.gov/index.php?level=album&id=43
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

Van Veen grab sampler
Geology
(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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