Alternate Leg ID: 110
Area of Operations: Baltimore Canyon, Berkeley Canyon, Carteret Canyon, Hendrickson Canyon, U.S. Atlantic Continental Slope, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: July 07, 1981 to July 21, 1981
Objectives: To obtain biological and geological specimens, conduct echo-sounding surveys, and record biological and geological narrative and photographic observations of the Continental Slope between Baltimore Canyon and Hendrickson Canyon.
Type of Activity: Sampling
echo sounding surveying
Information to be derived: Samples and chemical analysis
Echo-sounding survey data
Summary: ALVIN dives: 13 (#1107-1119; #1114 aborted; USGS dives = #1112, 1115, and 1117); 12 kHz echo-sounding records: 13 km; Sediment samples: 46; Hand-held 35 mm color slides: 651; Bow camera photos: 100 feet each B/W and Color; Audio narrative observations.
USGS Project Number: BLM
Contact: Jim Robb (email@example.com)