SIS1000 Sidescan sonar

Description Datasonics chirp sidescan-sonar and seismic system
Active? No
Manufacturer Datasonics
Device type Underway > Measure > Sidescan > Sidescan Sonar > Sediment
Feature type
Name Profile line
Description Bathy, seismic, and other accoustic methods
Type line
Data types
Sidescan Sonar (Bathymetry, Sidescan)

Usage of this device

Field activity Center Platforms Activity location and equipment usage description
1994-012-FA WHCMSC Lake Garda, northern Italy, Europe;
1994-024-FA WHCMSC Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
1995-005-FA WHCMSC Puget Sound, Lake Washington, Washington, United States, North America, North Pacific;
1995-006-FA WHCMSC Klamath River, California, United States, North America;
1995-007-FA WHCMSC New York Bight, New York, New Jersey, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 36886 Public 1995-007-FA-SO-001-01 Sidescan sonar data and images
1995-010-FA WHCMSC Long Island Sound, Connecticut, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 30810 Public 1995-010-FA-SO-001 Collection of paper record displays of sidescan sonar data for lines
Dataset 36025 Public 1995-010-FA-SO-002 Digital tape(s) of SSS,SBTM
1995-013-FA WHCMSC Stellwagen Bank NMS, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
1995-014-FA WHCMSC Oculina Bank, Florida, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 34569 Public 1995-014-FA-SO-001 Collection of paper record displays of sidescan sonar data for lines
Dataset 34573 Public 1995-014-FA-SO-002 microfilm of
Dataset 37787 Public 1995-014-FA-SO-003 Digital tape(s) of SSS/SBTM
1996-004-FA WHCMSC inner Continental Shelf, New York Bight Apex, Fire Island, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 28286 Public 1996-004-FA-SO-001 Sidescan sonar data
1996-016-FA WHCMSC central Long Island Sound, Roanoke Point, New York, Falkner Island, Long Sand Shoal, Connecticut, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 28288 Public 1996-016-FA-SO-001 Digital tape(s) of SSS L1-8, SSS L9-18, SSS L19-25, SSS L1A-24A, SSS L25A-33A, SSS L1-2B,
1996-017-FA WHCMSC Long Island Sound, Connecticut, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
1996-018-FA WHCMSC Chesapeake Bay, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 35347 Public 1996-018-FA-SO-001 Digital tape(s) of GI GUN L1, GI GUN L2-3, GI GUN L4, GI GUN L4-5, GI GUN L5-10, GI GUN L10-13, GI GUN L13-14, GI GUN L14-17, NO FILES?, GI GUN L1-17 SEGY, H2OGUN L3A, H2OGUN L3A,15A, SSS1000 L3A, SSS1000 L3A,15A,
1996-020-FA WHCMSC Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
1996-038-FA WHCMSC Stellwagen Bank, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 35499 Public 1996-038-FA-SO-001 Digital tape(s) of SSS SIS-1000 L43,52,57,74, SSS SIS-1000 L11,SSAH8-10,12-14, SSS SIS-1000 L290-2016,SSAH1-4,7, SSS SIS-1000 LSSAH5-6,K1-3,5-7, SSS SIS-1000 LSSAK8-8-11,15-18, SSS SIS-1000 LSSAA52,K11-14,16, SSS SIS-1000 LSSAM1-7,
1996-040-FA WHCMSC inner shelf out 5 nm, Fire Island, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
1997-011-FA WHCMSC New York inner shelf, Fire Island, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
1997-032-FA WHCMSC southern shore of Long Island, Fire Island to Montauk Point, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 28605 Public 1997-032-FA-SO-001 Sidescan-Sonar data and DGPS Navigation data.
1998-008-FA WHCMSC inner shelf, Washington, United States, North America, North Pacific;
1998-013-FA WHCMSC New York Bight APEX, New York, New Jersey, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 37501 Public 1998-013-FA-SO-001 Sidescan Data Link - Disk 1.
Dataset 37533 Public 1998-013-FA-SO-002 Sidescan Data Link - Disk 2.
Dataset 30988 Public 1998-013-FA-SO-003 Sidescan Data Link - Disk 3.
Dataset 30989 Public 1998-013-FA-SO-004 Sidescan Data Link - Disk 4.
Dataset 31012 Public 1998-013-FA-SO-005 Sidescan Data Link - Disk 5.
Dataset 31028 Public 1998-013-FA-SO-006 Sidescan Data Link - Disk 6.
Dataset 31029 Public 1998-013-FA-SO-007 Remastered 6 DVD of Sidescan-Sonar and DGPS Navigation data.
1999-001-FA WHCMSC Lake Titicaca, Peru, Bolivia, South America;
1999-002-FA WHCMSC Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 23049 Public Sidescan mosaic
1999-014-FA WHCMSC Lake Mead, Nevada, Arizona, United States, North America;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 23052 Public 1999-014_sscan_mosaic Boulder Basin enhanced sidescan sonar mosaic - UTM projection.
Dataset 38737 Public 1999-014_sscan_mosaic_geog Boulder Basin enhanced sidescan sonar mosaic - geographic coordinate system.
1999-023-FA WHCMSC southern Long Island, New York, inner shelf, Hudson Shelf Valley, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
1999-044-FA WHCMSC northern South Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 23057 Public Sidescan mosaic
1999-045-FA WHCMSC northern North Carolina inner shelf, Little Creek, Duck, Cape Hatteras, Hatteras Inlet, Shackleford Bank, Cape Lookout, Wrightsville Beach, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 38774 Public iss1999045_tracklines Published sidescan navigation tracklines from USGS cruise 1999-045-FA along the inner continental shelf of northern North Carolina.
2000-005-FA WHCMSC Northeastern Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 23994 Public 2000-005-FA_ctrl_sss Georeferenced TIFF image displaying 2 meter resolution backscatter data collected by the U.S. Geological Survey in a subset of the Steamboat Lumps marine Protected Area, Gulf of Mexico in 2000 (UTM Zone 16, WGS 84, GeoTIFF image)
Dataset 23995 Public 2000-005-FA_MS_sss Georeferenced TIFF image displaying 1 meter resolution backscatter data collected by the U.S. Geological Survey in the Madison Swanson Marine Protected Area, Gulf of Mexico in 2000 (UTM Zone 16, WGS 84, GeoTIFF image)
Dataset 23996 Public 2000-005-FA_SL_sss Georeferenced TIFF image displaying 1 meter resolution backscatter data collected by the U.S. Geological Survey in the Steamboat Lumps Marine Protected Area, Gulf of Mexico in 2000 (UTM Zone 16, WGS 84, GeoTIFF image)
Dataset 23999 Public 2000-005-FA_sss_linenav Sidescan Sonar polyline shapefile of trackline navigation files collected by the U.S. Geological Survey in the Madison Swanson and Steamboat Lumps Marine Protected Areas, Gulf of Mexico in 2000 (Geographic, WGS 84)
Dataset 24000 Public 2000-005-FA_sss_nav Sidescan Sonar Navigation point shapefile and ASCII navigation files collected by the U.S. Geological Survey in the Madison Swanson and Steamboat Lumps Marine Protected Areas, Gulf of Mexico in 2000 (Geographic, WGS 84)
Dataset 23997 Public 2000-005-FA_transit_sss Georeferenced TIFF images displaying backscatter data collected by the U.S. Geological Survey along the transit between the Madison Swanson and Steamboat Lumps Marine Protected Areas, Gulf of Mexico in 2000 (UTM Zone 16, WGS 84, 5 GeoTIFF images)
2000-014-FA WHCMSC central South Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 23061 Public Sidescan mosaic
2000-030-FA WHCMSC John Day Reservoir, Columbia River, Washington, Oregon, United States, North America;
2000-052-FA WHCMSC Vineyard Sound, Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
2001-005-FA WHCMSC outer banks, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 38792 Public iss2001005_tracklines Tracklines of sidescan sonar data acquisition on the inner shelf off North Carolina.
2001-007-FA WHCMSC Lake Mead, Nevada, Arizona, United States, North America;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 38730 Public Enhanced Sidescan mosaic - Overton Arm Tone-matched enhanced TIFF sidescan-sonar image from Overton Arm, Lake Mead - UTM projection
Dataset 38731 Public Enhanced Sidescan mosaic - Temple Basin & Iceberg Canyon Tone-matched enhanced TIFF sidescan-sonar image from Temple Basin & Iceberg Canyon, Lake Mead - UTM projection
Dataset 23076 Public Enhanced Sidescan mosaic - Virgin Basin Tone-matched enhanced TIFF sidescan-sonar image from Virgin Basin, Lake Mead - UTM projection
2001-055-FA WHCMSC Bonneville Reservoir, Bonneville Dam, Hood River, Wind Mountain, Columbia River, Washington, The Dalles, Oregon, United States, North America;
2001-059-FA WHCMSC Central South Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
2002-012-FA WHCMSC northern inner shelf, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 38806 Public iss2002012_tracklines Sidescan sonar navigation from USGS cruise 2002-012-FA along the inner continental shelf of northern North Carolina
2002-013-FA WHCMSC inner shelf, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Type ID Access Name Description
Dataset 38814 Public iss2002013_tracklines Sidescan sonar navigation from USGS cruise 2002-013-FA along the inner continental shelf of northern North Carolina