Area of Operations: Georges Bank, Hudson Canyon, Baltimore Canyon, Cape Hatteras, Blake Escarpment, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: October 23, 1979 to November 08, 1979
Chief scientist: Dave Twichell
Paul Teleki - USGS-Reston; Dave Roberts - IOS
Objectives: Collect GLORIA sidescan sonar profiles and seismic reflection profiles to be used to map the morphology of the continental slope and upper rise in the four study areas.
Type of Activity:
Information to be derived: Morphology;
Summary: GLORIA data: 5543 km; 10 kHz data: 5543 km; Airgun data: 5450 km; Gravity data: 5907 km.
Contact: Dave Twichell (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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