Area of Operations: New England continental slope, North Atlantic
Dates: May 22, 2010 to May 29, 2010
Chief scientist: Uri ten Brink
Objectives: Image landslides and buried submarine canyons.
Type of Activity: Seismic profiling;
Information to be derived: Bathymetric maps; Morphology; Landslide and canyon development; Core siting
Summary: Source: 6 kiloJoule Sparker, 6 tips, towed at 3 m depth. Receiver: 48-channel Geo-Eel seismic cable. 6.25 m group interval. Cable towed at 3-3.5 m depth. Shot interval: 6 sec. Recording interval: 1-0.5 msec. Record length: 4.5-5.5 sec.
Contact: Daniel Brothers (firstname.lastname@example.org)