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Summary Information for Field Activity 1987-023-FA

Area of Operations: Chandeleur Islands, Chandeleur Sound, Gulfport Channel, Baptiste Collette Bayou, Breton Islands, Pass a Loutre, St. Bernard Delta, Louisiana, Cat Island, Mississippi, United States, Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: June 15, 1987 to June 19, 1987

Chief scientist: Jack Kindinger

   John R. Suter - Louisiana Geological Survey (LGS)

Objectives: High-resolution seismic survey of nearshore and inner shelf of Louisiana, Mississippi and western Alabama east of the Mississippi River delta. Major emphasis is Chandeleur Islands region, LA.

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling;

Information to be derived: Shoreline Erosion;Morphology;

Summary: High-resolution seismics: 600 km.

Contact: Jack Kindinger (jkindinger@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-21-87-LA. Visit this site for more information.

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