Skip Navigation
USGS - science for a changing world

Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Skip Navigation

Summary Information for Field Activity 1978-004-FA

Area of Operations: St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands Insular Shelf and Passage, Caribbean Sea, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: February 07, 1978 to February 15, 1978

Chief scientist: Chuck Holmes

Objectives: Collect high-resolution seismic reflection data on the northern Virgin Islands shelf to provide information for use in the sand resource investigation of the area.

Type of Activity:

Information to be derived:

Summary: Minisparker: 600 km; 2.5 kHz: 400 km; Magnetic data: 600 km.

Contact: Chuck Holmes ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier O-39-78-VI. Visit this site for more information.

Related Links:

Platform Info:

Data Types and Locations:


Chief Scientist's cruise report and track chart.



Skip USGS links group

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo USAGov logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
End of USGS links group
Page Contact Information: WHSC Webmaster
Script last modified Wednesday, 17th December, 2014 @ 10:53am