Field Activity 1994-001-FA

Identifier 1994-001-FA
Alternate names Leg 1
Purpose Collect sidescan sonar and bathymetric data within the area designated as Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary, 25 miles southeast of Savannah, GA.
Location Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary, Georgia, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Info derived Sea floor map;
Comments Project = Grays Reef NMS, Grays Reef NMS
133 feet
Start Savannah, GA 1994-08-15
End Savannah, GA 1994-08-20
Days in the field 5
West -80.925
East -80.825
North 31.42917
South 31.35417


384 Woods Hole Road
Quissett Campus
Woods Hole, MA02543-1598
(508) 548-8700
Principal investigators William W Danforth
Crew members
William W Danforth
Scientist, Staff
Thomas F O'Brien
Scientist, Staff
Jane F Denny
Scientist, Staff
Allison, Mead
Scientist, Staff
Affiliate principal Lt. Cheryl Callahan - NOAA
Affiliate staff Lt. Cheryl Callahan, Rick Koehler - NOAA

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Sonar
Data type: Navigation, Sidescan, Single Beam

Documents: Notes and log books

Name Description
Cruise report Chief Scientist's report including personnel, purpose, equipment, tabulated information.
Q-Mips log Q-Mips logs containing line number and file name, start and end of lines, data acquisition notes.

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Klein 531 sidescan Sidescan 1
Q-MIPS sidescan sonar system Sidescan (no data reported)
ODOM 200 kHz depth recorder Single Beam (no data reported)
DGPS Navigation 1


Datasets produced in this activity

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
1994-001-FA-SO-001 Klein 531 sidescan Digital tape(s) of SSS/L1-4, SSS/L5-6, SSS/L7-10, SSS/L11-22, SSS/L23-36, SSS/L37-51, SSS/L52-59, BATHY L1-4, Nancy K. Soderberg
1994-001-FA-LN-001 DGPS Floppy disk(s) containing NAV-DGPSL1-4, NAV-DGPSL4-21, NAV-DGPSL21-36, NAV-DGPSL49-59, Nancy K. Soderberg


Samples collected during this field activity