Field Activity 97SCC01

Identifier 97SCC01
Alternate names G-1-97-LA
Purpose Lake Pontchartrain Geologic Framework and Coastal Processes study was to analyze environmental change focusing on evaluating environmental conditions, sediment quality, coastal processes and geomorphology.
Location Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana (North Beach, Old Pearl River, Lake Borgne, and West Middle River, LA), Louisiana
Summary Summary and evaluation of data is reference in
Info derived Vibracores used to derive high-resolution sedimentation patterns post Pleistocene geologic framework.
Comments These FACS logs were generated by Chandra Dreher in June of 2003, using the handwritten logbooks and personal accounts of the scientist and crew members. Samples are stored in PON96 at the University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA (for further information, contact Phil McCarty,
G.K. Gilbert
Start New Orleans 1997-07-13
End New Orleans 1997-07-20
West -90.5442
East -89.65431555
North 30.44341233
South 29.92982733


University of New Orleans(UNO)
New Orleans, LA
Louisiana State University(LSU)
Baton Rouge, LA
600 Fourth Street South
St. Petersburg, FL33701-4846
(727) 502-8000
Principal investigators Jack L Kindinger
Crew members

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Sampling
Data type: Navigation, Geology

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
GPS Navigation (no data reported)
Vibracorer Geology (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity