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Summary for Field Activity Number 2008-001-FA

Alternate Leg ID: M-1-08-NR

Area of Operations: Diamond Shoals, Cape Hatteras, North Carolina, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Dates: June 22, 2008 to July 11, 2008

Objectives: Map Diamond Shoals, NC.

Type of Activity: Seismic profiling
Sea floor mapping

Information to be derived: Sea Floor Map
Bathymetric Maps

Summary: Research cruise. Collected multichannel seismic data (watergun source), high-resolution sub-bottom (CHIRP and boomer), sidescan sonar, and interferometric bathymetry and backscatter.

USGS Project Number: 2921-CNK04 - Project Description

Contact: Rob Thieler (

InfoBank: uses the identifier M-1-08-NR. Visit this site for more information.

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