Skip Navigation
USGS - science for a changing world

Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Skip Navigation

Summary Information for Field Activity 2003-041-FA

Area of Operations: Vineyard Sound, Falmouth Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: September 02, 2003 to September 10, 2003

Chief scientist: Dave Foster

   Steve Swift, WHOI

Objectives: Sub-bottom survey of Vineyard Sound using EdgeTech 512i Chirp system. The survey objective is to collect a grid of sub-bottom data to define the Quaternary geologic framework of the area in relation to the onshore geology.

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling;

Information to be derived: Sea floor map;

Summary:

Contact: Dave Foster (dfoster@usgs.gov)

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-5-03-MA. Visit this site for more information.

Related Links:

Click to get Google Software - Download 03041.kml to view this field activity in Google Earth

Platform Info:
photo of ASTERIAS
ASTERIAS

Data Types and Locations:

NavigationSeismicsSonar

 

Skip USGS links group

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo USAGov logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
End of USGS links group
URL: http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/operations/ia/public_ds_info.php
Page Contact Information: WHSC Webmaster
Script last modified Wednesday, 20th November, 2013 @ 04:34pm