Area of Operations: Rend Lake, Illinois, United States, North America
Dates: May 21, 1980 to May 23, 1980
Chief scientist: Kathy Kent
Objectives: This was a preliminary survey to define survey requirements according to lake bottom conditions and water depth, determine feasibility of bringing the NEECHO and a twelve channel streamer into the lake, and find locations for MiniRanger navigation stations.
Type of Activity: Sea floor mapping;Sea floor mapping
Information to be derived:
Summary: Scientists used a 20 ft. scow provided by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. 28 km of 35-joule minisparker and 100-joule Uniboom data were collected.
Contact: Kathy Kent ()
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