Alternate Leg ID: 81-G-6-1; 81-G-5; 81-5 Leg 1
Area of Operations: Mississippi continental shelf, Louisiana continental shelf, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: April 06, 1981 to April 17, 1981
Objectives: Collect high-resolution seismics, gravity, magnetics, grab samples and current drift bottle data to produce a hazards map and geologic interpretation of the study area.
Type of Activity:
Information to be derived: geologic hazards maps
Summary: There were 1500 km of good quality high-resolution seismics and sidescan sonar, 18 grab samples, 40 drift bottle stations, and 75 km of magnetics and gravity.
USGS Project Number: EA
Contact: Arnold Bouma ()
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