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Summary Information for Field Activity 1994-031-FA

Area of Operations: Little Egg Inlet, New Jersey, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: May 24, 1994 to May 30, 1994

Chief scientist: Dave Twichell

   Mohsen Badiey - U DE

Objectives: Sidescan survey LEO-15 area surveyed June 1991 to document storm changes to inner shelf setting.

Type of Activity:

Information to be derived:

Summary: This was a 2-ship multidisciplinary acoustical survey: CTDs during daylight, sidescan sonar at night. Early sidescan problems were solved with second QMIPS trigger box. Entire area was successfully surveyed at 150-m spacing.

Contact: Dave Twichell (dtwichell@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier H-1-94-NJ. Visit this site for more information.

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photo of CAPE HENLOPEN
CAPE HENLOPEN

Publications resulting from these data

Paskevich, Valerie, Twichell, David C., Badiey, Mohsen, Parolski, Ken, and Danforth, William,1996, Sidescan sonar and navigation field data collected during CAPE HENLOPEN 94-12 cruise (24-30 May, 1994): U.S. Geological Survey Open-File-Report 96-83, 2 CD-ROMs. (Also available at http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/pubs/of96-83/INTRO.HTM)

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