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Summary Information for Field Activity 1982-035-FA

Area of Operations: western Florida shelf, eastern Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: October 04, 1982 to October 19, 1982

Chief scientist: Mahlon Ball

Objectives: Make geophysical measurements (CDP seismics, 3.5 kHz, gravity, and magnetics) to be used in regional structural and stratigraphic framework studies.

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling;

Information to be derived: Morphology;

Summary: Gravity data: 1500 km; Magnetic data: 1500 km; Seismic reflection data: 1500 km.

Contact: Mahlon Ball ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier G-12-82-FL. Visit this site for more information.

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Publications resulting from these data

Ball, M.M., Soderberg, N.K., Nichols, D.R., O'Brien, T.F., Dodd, J.E., and Irwin, B.J.,1987, Multichannel seismic-reflection profiles collected in 1982 aboard R/V GYRE, Cruise G8212, on the western Florida Shelf: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 87-372, 4 p.. (Available as a PDF version). (Also available at

Ball, M. M., Martin, R. G., Foote, R. Q., and Applegate, A. V.,1988, Structure and stratigraphy of the western Florida shelf; Part I, Multichannel reflection seismic data: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 88-439, 60 p.. (Available as a PDF version). (Also available at

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