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Summary Information for Field Activity 2012-006-FA

Area of Operations: Mid-Atlantic Bight, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: July 17, 2012 to July 24, 2012

Chief scientist: Daniel Brothers

Objectives: Map the Currituck landslide, slope stratigraphy and gas venting

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling;Mid-Atlantic shelf and slope, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Information to be derived: Morphology;Seismic reflection data

Summary: Three days of 72-ch sparker MCS data were collected. Cruise was cut short due to power plug failure for the sparker source.

Contact: Claudia Flores (

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