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Summary Information for Field Activity 1973-006-FA

Area of Operations: Atlantic continental margin, Hydrographer Canyon, offshore Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Jersey, South Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: October 16, 1973 to October 28, 1973

Chief scientist: Bill Dillon
Jack Hathaway

Objectives: Geophysical survey.

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling; Bathymetry; Gravity; Magnetics;Bathymetry

Information to be derived:

Summary: Collected seismic profiles, bathymetry, gravity, and magnetics.

Contact: Bill Dillon (
Jack Hathaway (

InfoBank: uses the identifier E-1-73-SE. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Schlee, J., Mattick, R. E., Taylor, D. J., Girard, O. W., Grow, J., Rhodehamel, E. C., Perry, W. J., Jr., Bayer, K. C., Furbush, M., Clifford, C. P., and Lees, J. A.,1975, Sediments, structural framework, petroleum potential, environmental conditions, and operational considerations of the United States North Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 75-353, 179 p.. (Available as a PDF version)

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Generalized track chart for southern portion of field work.



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