Area of Operations: Wells Embayment, Maine, Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: June 01, 2005 to June 10, 2005
Chief scientist: Walter Barnhardt
Joe Kelley, University of Maine
Objectives: Geologic mapping of moraine complex and submerged shorelines for study of sea-level change and assessment of sand/gravel resources.
Type of Activity: Sea floor mapping;Sea floor mapping
Information to be derived: Sea floor map; Bathymetric maps;
Summary: Submetrix Bathymetry (117 kHz): full mosaic 102 sq. km; Klein sidescan sonar (dual frequency): 142.4 km of tracklines (424); Chirp seismic reflection profiles: 400.3 km of tracklines.
Contact: Walter Barnhardt (email@example.com)
InfoBank: uses the identifier R-1-05-ME. Visit this site for more information.
Related Links: http://soundwaves.usgs.gov/2005/11/