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Summary Information for Field Activity 1974-001-FA

Area of Operations: inner continental shelf, offshore Texas, United States, Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: March 04, 1974 to March 08, 1974

Chief scientist: Henry Berryhill

Objectives: Collect seismic profiles, sediment samples and gravity cores on the inner continental shelf, offshore Texas.

Type of Activity: Sampling;

Information to be derived: Samples and chemical analysis;

Summary: Sediment Sampling; Gravity Coring; Seismic Reflection Profiles: 110 miles (177 km).

Contact: Henry Berryhill ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier L-1-74-GM. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Berryhill, Henry L., Casby, Susan, Hill, Gary, Holmes, C. W., Dorsey, Michael, and Harwood, Roderick,1975, Sediment characteristics of the inner shelf and environmental geologic map, Port Aransas area, Texas; preliminary results: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 75-218. (Also available at

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