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Summary for Field Activity Number 1986-031-FA

Alternate Leg ID: Holt 86-2

Area of Operations: Cape Henry to Rudee Inlet, Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: December 08, 1986 to December 13, 1986

Objectives: Offshore survey using high-resolution geophysical equipment to collaborate with previously collected vibracores. Data will be used to assess area for quality sand to be used as nourishment for Virginia Beach.

Type of Activity: Seismic Profiling
Sea Floor Mapping

Information to be derived: Sand distribution map

Summary: Approximately 100 km continuous data collected.

USGS Project Number: SAND INV

Contact: Ron Circe ()

InfoBank: uses the identifier H-2-86-VA. Visit this site for more information.

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