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Summary Information for Field Activity 1974-008-FA

Area of Operations: Atlantic Continental Shelf, Georges Bank, Massachusetts to Virginia, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: September 05, 1974 to September 24, 1974

Chief scientist: John Grow
Jim Robb

   Jack Friesen - Digicon, Inc.

Objectives: Contractor Digicon to collect multichannel seismic survey Lines 4, 5, 6, A, and B.

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling; CDP profiling;CDP profiling

Information to be derived: Morphology;

Summary: CDP multichannel seismic lines: 5 (#4, 5, 6, A, and B; 1235.2 km).

Contact: Nancy Soderberg (nsoderberg@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier S-1-74-NA. Visit this site for more information.

Related Links: http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/fliers/1976-r.html

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Platform Info:
GULF SEAL

Publications resulting from these data

Klitgord, K.D., and Schneider, C.M.,1994, Geophysical database of the east coast of the United States northern Atlantic margin; velocity analyses: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 94-192, 74 p.. (Available as a PDF version). (Also available at http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr94192)

Klitgord, K.D., Poag, C.W., Schneider, C.M., and North, L.,1994, Geophysical database of the east coast of the United States northern Atlantic margin; cross sections and gridded database (Georges Bank Basin, Long Island Platform, and Baltimore Canyon Trough): U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 94-637, 190 p.. (Available as a PDF version). (Also available at http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr94637)

McKinney (formerly Swift), B.A., Lee, M.W., Agena, W.F., and Poag, C.W.,2005, Early to Middle Jurassic salt in Baltimore Canyon trough: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1435, CD-ROM. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1435/)

Swift, B. A., Lee, M. W., and Agena, W. F.,1988, Reprocessing of USGS multichannel Line 6 (off Cape May, New Jersey): U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 88-551, 27 p.. (Available as a PDF version). (Also available at http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/usgspubs/ofr/ofr88551)

Grow, J.A., Mattick, R.E., and Schlee, J.S.,1979, Multichannel seismic depth sections and interval velocities over outer continental shelf and upper continental slope between Cape Hatteras and Cape Cod; in Watkins, J.S., Montadert, L., and Dickerson, P.W., eds., Geological and geophysical investigations of continental margins: American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) Memoir 29, p. 65-83

McGinnis, L. D., and Otis, R. M.,1979, Compressional velocities from multichannel refraction arrivals on Georges Bank - northwest Atlantic Ocean: Geophysics, v. 44, no. 6: p. 1022-1033. (Also available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1190/1.1440992)

Schlee, J., Behrendt, J.C., Grow, J.A., Robb, J.M., Mattick, R.E., Taylor, P.T., and Lawson, B.J.,1976, Regional geologic framework off northeastern United States: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, v. 60, no. 6: p. 926-951. (Also available at http://aapgbull.geoscienceworld.org/cgi/content/abstract/60/6/926)

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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