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Summary for Field Activity Number 1980-033-FA

Area of Operations: Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: November 19, 1980 to November 21, 1980

Objectives: To compare amplitude, frequency and phase response of USGS OBIP horizontal and vertical geophones as compared to a standard geophone package. A two-mile refraction line will be shot using primacord to permit calibration of our OBIP geophone response and indicate whether anchor redesign is required.

Type of Activity:

Information to be derived:

Summary: Three one-day trips.

USGS Project Number:

Contact: Ray Davis (

Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

Platform Info:
photo of ASTERIAS
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