Area of Operations: Tunica Mound, Pigmy Basin, Orca Basin, Bush Hill, Mississippi Canyon, north central Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Dates: July 01, 2002 to July 10, 2002
Objectives: Giant piston coring for gas hydrate project.
Type of Activity: Coring
Information to be derived: Morphology
Summary: Giant box cores: 4, ~32 m; gravity heat flow: 21 penetrations, 9 sta, ~57 m; Calypso piston cores: 17, ~500 m; pore water samples: 458; water content/geotechnical samples: ~1100
USGS Project Number: 7241-64121
Contact: Bill Winters (email@example.com)
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