Field Activity 2002-013-FA

Identifier 2002-013-FA
Purpose Map inner shelf.
Location inner shelf, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Summary Grab samples: 34 (in reefer).
Info derived Sea floor map; Bathymetric maps;
Comments Project = NC Regional Coastal Erosion Study, NC Regional Coastal Erosion Study Information from Foghorn: acquisition and processing vans, submetrix, SIS-1000, boomer, DGPS, HYPACK, Van Veen grab sampler;
Platform
Atlantic Surveyor
Length 110 feet; beam 26 feet; draft 9 feet.
Itinerary
Start Morehead City, NC 2002-07-07
End Morehead City, NC 2002-07-20
Days in the field 13
Bounds
West -76
East -75.1
North 36.6
South 35.1

Personnel

Organization
384 Woods Hole Road
Quissett Campus
Woods Hole, MA02543-1598
(508) 548-8700
Principal investigators E. Robert Thieler
Crew members
William W Danforth
Scientist, Staff
E. Robert Thieler
Scientist, Staff
Thomas F O'Brien
Scientist, Staff
Seth Ackerman
Scientist, Staff
Polloni, Christopher F.
Scientist, Staff
Roberts, Caroline
Scientist, Staff
Capone, Mark
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Hammar-Klose, Erika
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

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

Equipment and datasets

Equipment or measuring device
SIS1000 Chirp Sonar
Sub Bottom Profiler
3
isc2002013_seismic_images(38811)
Description JPEG images of chirp seismic data from inner shelf of northern North Carolina.
Data types
Sub Bottom Profiler
Format JPEG
Amount 153 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/isc2002013_seismics.xml
Contact
isc2002013_shots(38812)
Description Chirp shotpoint navigation from USGS cruise 2002-013-FA along the inner continental shelf of northern North Carolina
Data types
Sub Bottom Profiler
Format shapefile
Amount 2 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/isc2002013_shots.xml
Contact
isc2002013_tracklines(38813)
Description Chirp navigation tracklines from USGS cruise 2002-013-FA along the inner continental shelf of northern 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/isc2002013_tracklines.xml
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

Single channel hydrophone
Air Gun / Water Gun, Boomer, Bubble Gun, Sparker, Sub Bottom Profiler
3
isb2002013_seismic_images(38809)
Description JPEG images of boomer seismic data from inner shelf of northern North Carolina.
Data types
Sub Bottom Profiler
Format JPEG
Amount 291 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/isb2002013_seismics.xml
Contact
isb2002013_shots(38810)
Description Boomer shotpoint navigation from USGS cruise 2002-013-FA along the inner continental shelf of northern North Carolina.
Data types
Boomer
Format shapefile
Amount 3 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/isb2002013_shots.xml
Contact
isb2002013_tracklines(38769)
Description Tracklines of boomer data acquisition from inner shelf of northern North Carolina.
Data types
Boomer
Format shapefile
Amount 2 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/isb2002013_tracklines.xml
Contact

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

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

Description and usage history of this equipment

SIS1000 Sidescan sonar
Sidescan
1
iss2002013_tracklines(38814)
Description Sidescan sonar navigation from USGS cruise 2002-013-FA along the inner continental shelf of northern 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/iss2002013_tracklines.xml
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

SEA SWATHplus-M 234 kHz
Interferometric
(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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