Area of Operations: Long Island Sound, New York, Connecticut, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: April 14, 2010 to April 21, 2010
Objectives: Seismic Profiling: To investigate the character of stratified glacial drift adjacent to the Orient Point - Fishers Island moraine segment.
Sampling and Photography: To ground truth NOAA hydrographic surveys in eastern Long Island Sound.
Type of Activity: Sampling
Sea floor mapping
Information to be derived: Grain size analysis
Sea floor map
Summary: 51 Stations occupied with SEABOSS; 31 km of seismic lines were run with the Knudsen; 59 km of seismic lines were run with the Boomer.
USGS Project Number: 2921-0FL14 - Project Description
Contact: Larry Poppe (email@example.com)