Area of Operations: Baltimore Canyon Trough, outer continental shelf, offshore New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: May 15, 1974 to May 30, 1974
Objectives: Commence studies of the movement and characteristics of bottom sediments and of the abundance and distribution of benthic organisms via acoustic survey and bottom sampling.
Type of Activity: Sea floor mapping
Information to be derived:
Summary: Tracklines: 2,348 km; Fathometer: 2,144 km; 3.5 kHz records: 1,809 km; EG&G Uniboom: 1,787 km; Sample stations: 93; Bottom sediment grabs: 228; Bottom water samples: 36.
USGS Project Number:
Contact: Harley Knebel (firstname.lastname@example.org)
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