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Summary for Field Activity Number 1982-036-FA

Alternate Leg ID: ASTERIAS 82-4

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

Dates: October 18, 1982 to October 27, 1982

Objectives: Continue testing of coupling response of the USGS ocean bottom seismometer (OBIP) for several different anchor configurations and bottom sediment types.

Type of Activity: Mooring work
Seismic profiling

Information to be derived: OBIP anchor and bottom sediment type configurations

Summary: Cruise dates were Oct. 18, 19, 20, 25, and 27. OBIP configuration tests conducted.

USGS Project Number: 9450-01834

Contact: Anne Trehu ()

Map for Area of Operations :

Map of field activity boundary.

Platform Info:
photo of ASTERIAS
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