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Summary Information for Field Activity 1987-026-FA

Area of Operations: Chandeleur Islands, Curlew Island, Grand Gosier Island, Breton Sound, St. Bernard Delta, Louisiana, Petit Bois Island, Cat Island, Dog Keys Pass, Mississippi, Dauphin Island, Alabama, United States, Gulf of Mexico, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: June 23, 1987 to June 26, 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-3-87-LA. Visit this site for more information.

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