Field Activity 2003-005-FA

Identifier 2003-005-FA
Purpose Map backbarrier estuary.
Location Pamlico Sound, Ocracoke Inlet, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Summary Dayboat ops; seismic data on DVD.
Comments Nichols and Irwin on RAFAEL; Wiese and ECU on pontoon boat. Project = North Carolina Regional Coastal Erosion Studies, North Carolina Regional Coastal Erosion Studies
Platform
Rafael
25 feet
Itinerary
Start Hatteras, NC 2003-07-20
End Hatteras, NC 2003-08-10
Days in the field 20
Bounds
West -76.7
East -75.39583
North 35.76667
South 34.94583

Personnel

Organization
384 Woods Hole Road
Quissett Campus
Woods Hole, MA02543-1598
(508) 548-8700
Principal investigators E. Robert Thieler
Crew members
David R Nichols
Scientist, Staff
Barry J Irwin
Scientist, Staff
Hammar-Klose, Erika
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Hammar-Klose, Erika
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal Stan Riggs, David Mallinson, ECU
Affiliate staff Dana Wiese (USGS-St. Pete); Stan Riggs, David Mallinson, ECU

Data types and categories

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

Documents: Notes and log books

ISIS log

Name ISIS log
Description ISIS log describing Elics Geopulse and Knudsen Chirp line and file names, and start and end times.
Digital location https://cotuit.er.usgs.gov/Data/2003-005-FA/NL/001/01/03005isi.pdf
Format PDF
Physical location WHCMSC data library
Media type Paper
Inventory system WHCMSC data library
Inventory number 105187

Equipment and datasets

Equipment or measuring device
Knudsen echo sounder 320B/R
Sub Bottom Profiler
3
bbc2003005_seismic_images(38933)
Description JPEG images of chirp seismic data from back-barrier, Pamlico Sound, North Carolina
Data types
Sub Bottom Profiler
Format JPEG
Amount 278 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/bbc2003005_seismics.xml
Contact
bbc2003005_shots(38934)
Description Chirp shotpoint navigation from USGS cruise 2003-005-FA from Pamlico Sound, North Carolina
Data types
Sub Bottom Profiler
Format shapefile;
Amount 5 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/bbc2003005_shots.xml
Contact
bbc2003005_tracks(38921)
Description Chirp trackline navigation data from Pamlico Sound, 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/bbc2003005_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
Streamer for the boomer system.
bbb2003005_seismic_images(38923)
Description JPEG images of boomer seismic data from back-barrier, Pamlico Sound, North Carolina
Data types
Boomer
Format JPEG;
Amount 278 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/bbb2003005_seismics.xml
Contact
bbb2003005_shots(38924)
Description Boomer shotpoint navigation from from Pamlico Sound, North Carolina.
Data types
Boomer
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/bbb2003005_shots.xml
Contact
bbb2003005_tracks(38922)
Description Boomer seismic tracklines from Pamlico Sound, North Carolina.
Data types
Boomer
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/bbb2003005_tracklines.xml
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

GeoPulse uniboom
Boomer
(no data)
Data attached to the single channel hydrophone streamer.
(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

Publications

Samples collected during this field activity

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