Area of Operations: Arctic Ocean
Dates: August 07, 2009 to September 16, 2009
Chief scientist: Deborah Hutchinson
Larry Mayer, University of New Hampshire
Objectives: Multibeam and Chirp mapping of the sea floor of potential U.S. extended continental shelf in the Arctic Ocean north of Alaska.
Type of Activity: Sea floor mapping;Sea floor mapping
Information to be derived: Sea floor map; Bathymetric maps; Morphology; Shallow sediment structure from Knudsen single-channel seismics
Summary: USCGC HEALY provided ice breaking during collection of multichannel seismic data by the GSC aboard CCGS LOUIS S. ST-LAURENT.
Contact: PROJECT PARTNER ()
InfoBank: uses the identifier H-6-09-AR. Visit this site for more information.
Related Links: http://soundwaves.usgs.gov/2010/08/