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Summary for Field Activity Number 1980-011-FA

Alternate Leg ID: 80-G-5; 80-5

Area of Operations: Mississippi Delta, upper continental slope, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: June 04, 1980 to June 09, 1980

Objectives: Collection of sidescan data in the area south of the Mississippi delta on the upper continental slope. Collection of data on 4 Exxon tracts for installation of production platform.

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling

Information to be derived: Sidescan data

Summary: 3.5 kHz: approx. 241.4 km; Sparker: 241.4 km.

USGS Project Number: DELTA

Contact: Lou Garrison ()

Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

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