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Summary Information for Field Activity 1990-013-FA

Area of Operations: Mississippi Sound, Mississippi, Alabama, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: June 21, 1990 to June 27, 1990

Chief scientist: Ken Parolski

   Randolph McBride, LA Geol. Survey, Leg 1; Mark Byrnes, Louisiana Geol. Survey, Leg 2

Objectives: Collect nearshore and Mississippi Sound high-resolution seismics as part of coastal project to study coastal erosion and offshore sand resources.

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling;

Information to be derived: Sea floor map;

Summary: GeoPulse: 18 lines, 410 km.

Contact: Ken Parolski (kparolski@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier J-12-90-GM. Visit this site for more information.

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Platform Info:
KIT JONES

Publications resulting from these data

Sanford, Jordan M., Harrison, Arnell S., Wiese, Dana S., and Flocks, James G.,2009, Archive of digitized analog Boomer seismic reflection data collected from the Mississippi-Alabama-Florida Shelf during cruises onboard the R/V KIT JONES, June 1990 and July 1991: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 429. (Also available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/429/)

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