Area of Operations: inner shelf, Ocean City, Maryland, south to Virginia, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: July 22, 1987 to August 01, 1987
Chief scientist: Ron Circe
Maggie Toscano - MGS; Randy Kerhin - MGS
Objectives: Purpose of cruise was to continue collecting high-resolution seismic data begun in 1985. Objectives of the project are to determine sedimentary framework and Quaternary history of the Delmarva coast.
Type of Activity: Seismic profiling; Gravity coring;Gravity coring
Information to be derived: Morphology;
Summary: 3.5 kHz and GeoPulse data: 468.5 km; gravity cores: 7.
Contact: Ron Circe ()
InfoBank: uses the identifier D-2-87-MD. Visit this site for more information.