Collect single beam bathymetry along the Louisiana coastline from Marsh Island to Sabine Pass, TX.
Leg 2: Western Chenier Plain
Fieldwork postponed until summer 2017.
Single beam bathymetry and sub-bottom profiles.
This will be Leg 2 of 2 trips to survey the full extent:
16BIM11 = R/V Sallenger - SBB + chirp
16BIM12 = R/V Jabba Jaw (TwinVee) - SBB
16BIM13 = R/V Shark (White = WVR1) - SBB
15BIM14 = R/V Chum (Blue = WVR2) - SBB
Entries for this field activity are modified from entries from Field Activity 2016-338-FA.
22-ft Twin Vee
This boat has a carrying capacity of up to 1500 pounds and up to 7 people and a shallow draft (9 inches empty). This boat's cat hull design results in a smoother ride in choppy water, at the expense of a slightly deeper draft. This boat is powered by two Yamaha 70hp motors.