Field Activity 2015-318-FA

Identifier 2015-318-FA -- CANCELED
Purpose Characterize the geologic framework
Location Northern Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana, Gulf of Mexico
Summary gbvucu
Info derived Bathymetry, sub-bottom, water level
Comments Interferometric swath bathymetry and backscatter (39 Lines), Chirp sub-bottom profiles (39 lines)
25' Parker
Ford F-350 Dually - Silver (GSA)
Start Venice, La 2015-06-23
End Biloxi, Ms 2015-06-30
West -89.1128
East -88.56488037
North 30.08424588
South 29.66437114
Marine operations Yes


600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Jennifer L Miselis
Crew members
James G Flocks
Scientist, Staff
Nancy T DeWitt
Scientist, Staff
Kyle W Kelso
Scientist, Staff
Stanley D Locker
Scientist, Staff
Joseph J Fredericks
Scientist, Staff
Thomas M Tuten
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Nancy T DeWitt
Specialist, Information
Joseph J Fredericks
Specialist, Information

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Seismics, Sonar, Time Series
Data type: Benchmarks, Navigation, Sub Bottom Profiler, Interferometric, Sound Velocity, Mooring (physical oceanography)

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Ashtech Z-Xtreme DGPS Benchmarks, Navigation (no data reported)
Choke Ring Antenna Benchmarks, Navigation (no data reported)
Other Unknown, Profiles, Transects, Benchmarks, LIDAR, Navigation (no data reported)
F190 DGPS/IMU Navigation (no data reported)
Garmin GPS Navigation (no data reported)
GPS Pole Navigation, Profiles, Transects (no data reported)
Chirp 424 Sub Bottom Profiler (no data reported)
Interferometric Bathymetry System Interferometric (no data reported)
Valeport SVP Sound Velocity (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity