Alternate Leg ID: CORPUS 63
Area of Operations: Galveston Bay, Texas, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: May 22, 1978 to June 02, 1978
Objectives: Obtain high-resolution profiles of the Galveston Bay area as part of a general survey of the Texas Coastal Zones. In addition, a series of short cores was taken for dating analysis.
Type of Activity: Seismic profiling
Information to be derived: Morphology
Summary: High-resolution seismic data averaged 150 m penetration and was excellent quality because of good sea state. Del Norte Minisparker: 700 km; Stations: 6; Diver Cores: 6.
USGS Project Number: U TX CO-OP
Contact: Ron Miller ()