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Summary Information for Field Activity 1997-050-FA

Area of Operations: Popponessett Bay, Shoestring Bay, Mashpee River, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: November 21, 1997 to November 26, 1997

Chief scientist: Dave Nichols

Objectives: To test and evaluate high-resolution seismic techniques in shallow water environments.

Type of Activity:

Information to be derived:

Summary: Hard copy of seismic data only. Sidescan recorded digitally. Shallow water testing proved successfull as sidescan data was recorded at the far ranges on a 50 m scale in an operating depth of 1 m or less of water.

Contact: Dave Nichols (drnkhols@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier M-50-97-MA. Visit this site for more information.

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Platform Info:
MASHPEE

Data Types and Locations:

Seismics

 

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