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Summary Information for Field Activity 1998-013-FA

Area of Operations: New York Bight APEX, New York, New Jersey, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: September 10, 1998 to September 22, 1998

Chief scientist: Bill Schwab

Objectives: High-resolution geophysical sea-floor mapping (sidescan, sub-bottom, bathymetry). The cruise will be immediately followed by a sampling leg (FA 98020).

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling; Sea floor mapping;Sea floor mapping

Information to be derived: Sea floor map; Bathymetric maps;

Summary:

Contact: Jane Denny (jdenny@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-13-98-NY. Visit this site for more information.

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Platform Info:
photo of ALPHA & OMEGA II
ALPHA & OMEGA II

Publications resulting from these data

Denny, J.F., Schwab, W.C., Danforth, W.W., O'Brien, T.F., Foster, D.S., Nichols, D., and Irwin, B.,2000, Archive of sidescan-sonar and DGPS navigation data collected on USGS Cruise ALPH 98013, September 10-23, 1998: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-590, 46 CD-ROMs. (Also available at http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of98-590/)

Foster, D. S., Schwab, W. C., Danforth, W. W., Denny, J. F., Hill, J. C., Irwin, B. J., Nichols, D. R., and O'Brien, T. F.,1999, Archive of 15 inch3 water gun data, collected during USGS Cruise ALPH 98013 New York Bight, 10-22 September 1998: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-395, CD-ROM. (Also available at http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of99-395/)

Foster, D. S., Schwab, W. C., Danforth, W. W., Denny, J. F., Hill, J. C., Irwin, B. J., Nichols, D. R., and O'Brien, T. F.,1999, Archive of Sparker data collected during USGS Cruise ALPH 98013, New York Bight, 12-22 September, 1998: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-436, 6 CD-ROMs

Foster, D. S., Schwab, W. C., Danforth, W. W., Denny, J. F., Hill, J. C., Irwin, B. J., Nichols, D. R., and O'Brien, T. F.,1999, Archive of Datasonics SIS-1000 chirp subbottom data collected during USGS Cruise ALPH 98013, New York Bight, 8 September-23 October, 1998: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-37, 9 CD-ROMs. (Also available at http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of99-037/)

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