Area of Operations: Mississippi Fan, Florida Escarpment, eastern Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: March 25, 1990 to April 08, 1990
Chief scientist: Bill Schwab
Objectives: Study the sedimentology, depositional process, acoustic character, and pore-water chemistry of sediments on the Mississippi Fan and along the base of the Florida Escarpment.
Type of Activity:
Information to be derived:
Summary: Gravity trackline - 1; SeaMARC - 3466 sq. km; 4.5 kHz - 950 km; 3.5 kHz (from Leg 1 and Leg 2) - 2280 km.
Contact: Bill Schwab (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Dave Twichell (email@example.com)
InfoBank: uses the identifier F-3-90-GM. Visit this site for more information.
Related Links: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/f/f390gm/html/f-3-90-gm.meta.html