Alternate Leg ID: 81-G-6-2; 81-G-5
Area of Operations: Mississippi shelf, Louisiana shelf, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: April 18, 1981 to April 28, 1981
Objectives: Collect high-resolution seismics to produce a hazard map and geologic interpretation of study area.
Type of Activity: Seismic profiling
Information to be derived: Sea floor map
Summary: There were 1500 km of good quality high-resolution seismics and sidescan sonar, 46 grab samples, 40 drift bottle stations, and 75 km of magnetics and gravity.
USGS Project Number: EA
Contact: Ron Miller ()