17BIM01, 17BIM02, 17BIM03, 17BIM04
Collect single beam bathymetry and seismic profiles along the Louisiana Chenier Plain coastline from Marsh Island to Sabine Pass, TX.
Leg 1: Eastern Chenier Plain and Marsh Island
Collected 532 single beam bathymetry and 82 sub-bottom lines.
Single beam bathymetry and sub-bottom profiles.
This will be leg 1 of 2 trips to survey the full extent:
17BIM01 = R/V Sallenger - SBB + chirp
17BIM02 = R/V TwinVee - SBB
17BIM03 = R/V Shark (White = WVR1) - SBB
17BIM04 = R/V Chum (Blue = WVR2) - SBB
Personal Water Craft (Blue WVR2 - Chum)
Blue WaveRunner; R/V Chum
Personal Water Craft (White WVR1 - Shark)
White WaveRunner, R/V Shark
Twin Vee (Jabba Jaw)
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.
Ford F-350 Dually White (GSA)
White Dodge Pickup - White
Rockefeller NWR, LA
Days in the field
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