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Summary for Field Activity Number 1981-008-FA

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 ()

Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

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