Area of Operations: Blake Ridge, Cape Fear, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: August 19, 1991 to August 30, 1991
Chief scientist: Bill Dillon
Charles Paull - UNC; Richard von Herzen - WHOI
Objectives: Study of geological/geochemical/physical controls on gas hydrate distribution in sediments of the continental rise off North Carolina using seismics, heat flow measurements and chemistry of core samples.
Type of Activity: Sampling; Seismic profiling;
Information to be derived: Morphology;
Summary: Seismic profiles: 12 (626 km); Piston cores: 12 (nearly 40 ft. long); Heat flow measurements: 3 transects (32 sites).
Contact: Bill Dillon (firstname.lastname@example.org)
InfoBank: uses the identifier H-15-91-EC. Visit this site for more information.
Related Links: http://quashnet.er.usgs.gov/~nancy/stations/1027chat.txt