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Summary for Field Activity Number 1986-006-FA

Alternate Leg ID: 86-1

Area of Operations: Louisiana, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: June 02, 1986 to June 20, 1986

Objectives: Collection of high-resolution seismic sub-bottom and sidescan sonar data to characterize the shallow stratigraphy and sedimentologic nature of the central nearshore region of Louisiana.

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling

Information to be derived: Morphology


USGS Project Number: LA EROSION

Contact: Jeff Williams (

InfoBank: uses the identifier A-1-86-LA. Visit this site for more information.

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