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Summary Information for Field Activity 1979-023-FA

Area of Operations: Georges Bank to Virginia, U.S. Atlantic slope, shelf and rise, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: August 12, 1979 to September 02, 1979

Chief scientist: Deborah Hutchinson

   Dr. Karl Hinz, BGR contact

Objectives: Collect CDP seismic lines along the east coast of the United States north of Cape Hatteras.

Type of Activity:

Information to be derived:

Summary: Collected CDP Lines BGR-79-201 (BGR201) through BGR-79-221 (BGR221); Gravity data; Magnetics data; Navigation.

Contact: Deborah Hutchinson (dhutchinson@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier E-2-79-NA. Visit this site for more information.

Related Links: http://www.inogs.it/Show/ShowResource/DataResource.aspx?Action=Show&FromAction=List&IdLanguage=1&IdUniversity=2&IdDepartment=15&IdResource=20

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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)

Flores, C.H., Brothers, D.S., ten Brink, U.S., and Chaytor, J.D,2011, New geophysical constraints on the stratigraphy and structure of the southern New England continental margin [abs.]: 2011 Fall AGU Meeting


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