Field Activity 06SCC01

Identifier 06SCC01
Alternate names G106LA
Purpose Seafloor mapping
Location Offshore of Isles Dernieres, Louisiana, Louisiana
Summary CHIRP (8 tracklines)
Info derived Post-Hurricane Katrina Barrier Island Coastal Monitoring
Comments Digital 06SCC01 FACS logs were generated by A. Harrison in July of 2006 using the handwritten logs and personal accounts of the crew members. Barrier Island Coastal Monitoring (BICM) EdgeTech, XStar, SB-424, Digital, Triton Imaging SBLogger, (FSSB) acquisition, software, V. 1.6.421
Platform
G.K. Gilbert
40'
Itinerary
Start Port Fourchon, LA 2006-06-08
End Port Fourchon, LA 2006-06-30
Bounds
West -90.952
East -90.75776
North 29.03352
South 28.98394

Personnel

Organization
600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Ferina, Nick
Crew members
Information specialist(s)
Arnell S Forde
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Seismics, Sonar
Data type: Navigation, Sub Bottom Profiler, Single Beam

Equipment and datasets

Equipment or measuring device
Chirp 424
Sub Bottom Profiler
1
Chirp seismic data(22791)
Format SEGY
Digital location http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/259/segy/
SD digital location http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/259/
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/259/segy/
Metadata https://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/metadata/spcmsc/ds-259metadata.xml
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

Ashtech Z-Xtreme DGPS
Benchmarks, Navigation
2
Processed 1,000-Shot-Interval Location Navigation(22793)
Format text file
Digital location http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/259/nav/shotnav/s06scc01.txt
SD digital location http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/259/html/nav.html
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/259/nav/shotnav/s06scc01.txt
Contact
Processed Shotpoint Navigation(22792)
Format text file
Digital location http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/259/nav/procnav/06scc01.txt
SD digital location http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/259/html/nav.html
Supported? Yes
Public? Yes
Reviewed? Yes
Process? No
Public URL http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/259/nav/procnav/06scc01.txt
Contact

Description and usage history of this equipment

GPS
Navigation
(no data)
(No data records were produced using this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Knudsen Marine Echosounder 320
Single Beam
(no data)
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

F190 DGPS/IMU
Navigation
(no data)
For single beam bathymetry, the F190 IMU instrument was used for boat motion (heave, pitch, roll) only.
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Choke Ring Antenna
Benchmarks, Navigation
(no data)
The satellite L1/L2 signals were received via the Ashtech choke-ring antennas for the base station and the boat. The Ashtech Z-Xtreme GPS receivers interpret the signals and record the information as binary files.
(No data records have been reported for this equipment)

Description and usage history of this equipment

Collapsible Tripod
Benchmarks, Navigation, Profiles, Transects
(no data)
Tripod was used to hold the choke ring antenna upon the benchmark at each static base location.
(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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