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Identification_Information:

  Citation:
    Citation_Information:
      Originator: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) 
      Publication_Date: 20131029
      Title:
        Boomer and Chirp and Sidescan Sonar data of field activity
        03SCC03 (G-1-03-LA) in Terrebonne Bay, LA from 09/06/2003 to
        09/11/2003
      Publication_Information:
        Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
        Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/gos/g-1-03-la.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g103la/html/g-1-03-la.meta.html
      Online_Linkage: http://quashnet.er.usgs.gov/data/2003/03001/index.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      United States Geological Survey, St. Petersburg, Florida.
      Chief Scientists: Jack Kindinger, Jim Flocks. Boomer and
      Chirp and Sidescan Sonar data (boomer, chirp, sidescan,
      navigation) of field activity 03SCC03 (G-1-03-LA) in
      Terrebonne Bay, LA from 09/06/2003 to 09/11/2003,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g103la/html/g-1-03-la.meta.html.

    Purpose:
      These data and information are intended for science
      researchers, students from elementary through
      college, policy makers, and general public.

    Supplemental_Information:

      Equipment Used -

      boomer                         sub-bottom profiler,  BOOM,  C-Products,  C-Boom,  Digital,  Benthos MESH 10-channel streamer; Delph Seismic software, v. 2.40

      chirp                          sub-bottom profiler,  CHIRP,  EdgeTech,  X-Star SB-424,  Digital,  Delph FSSB software,, v. 2.40 (03c01-03c47), v. 2.411 (03c48-03c62)

      sidescan                       sidescan,  SS,  Marine Sonic Technology, Ltd.,  Marine Sonic,  Digital,  1200 kHz towfish

      navigation                     navigation receiver,  DGPS,  CSI Wireless,  DGPS Max,  Digital,  HYPACK software

      Notes -

      Digital 03SCC03 FACS logs were generated by Karynna Calderon in December of 2003 using the handwritten logbooks and personal accounts of the crew members.

      Publications -

      Calderon, K., Dadisman, S.V., Kindinger, J.L., Flocks, J.G., Wiese, D.S., and

      Harrison, A.S., 2006, Archive of digital boomer and chirp seismic reflection

      data collected during USGS cruise 03SCC03, Terrebonne Bay, Louisiana,

      September 2003: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 238, DVD (2 discs).

      publication metadata


      Similar information is available for thousands
      of other USGS/CMG-related Activities.

      If known, available are Activity-specific
      navigation, gravity, magnetics, bathymetry,
      seismic, and sampling data; track maps; and
      equipment information; as well as summary
      overviews, crew lists, and information
      about analog materials.

      If available, access to physical samples is
      described in the "WR CMG Sample Distribution
      Policy" at:
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/main/sample-dist-policy.html

      Primary access to the USGS/CMG Information
      Bank's digital data, analog data, and
      metadata is provided through...
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/

      This page accomodates a variety of search
      approaches (e.g., by platform, by region,
      by scientist, by equipment type, etc.).

  Time_Period_of_Content:
    Time_Period_Information:
      Range_of_Dates/Times:
        Beginning_Date: 20030906
        Ending_Date: 20030911

    Currentness_Reference: ground condition

  Status:
    Progress: Complete
    Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

  Spatial_Domain:
    Bounding_Coordinates:
      West_Bounding_Coordinate: -90.78708
      East_Bounding_Coordinate: -90.29577
      North_Bounding_Coordinate: 29.25931
      South_Bounding_Coordinate: 29.03828

  Keywords:
    Theme:
      Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO 19115 Topic Category
      Theme_Keyword: geoscientificinformation
      Theme_Keyword: oceans
    Theme:
      Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: Global Change Master Directory (GCMD)
      Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS
    Theme:
      Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
      Theme_Keyword: Marine Geology
      Theme_Keyword: Marine Geophysics
      Theme_Keyword: Marine Seismic

    Place:
      Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank
      Place_Keyword: Gulf Coast
      Place_Keyword: Gulf of Mexico
      Place_Keyword: LA
      Place_Keyword: Louisiana
      Place_Keyword: Mississippi Delta
      Place_Keyword: Southeastern Louisiana, Barataria Basin Region, Barataria Pass-Quatre Bayou Pass.
      Place_Keyword: Terrebonne Bay, LA
      Place_Keyword: USA


  Access_Constraints:
    Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.

    If available, access to physical samples is described
    in the "WR CMG Sample Distribution Policy" at:
    http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/main/sample-dist-policy.html

  Use_Constraints:
    Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as
    the source of this information.

    Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.

    Some USGS information accessed through this means
    may be preliminary in nature and presented without
    the approval of the Director of the USGS.  This
    information is provided with the understanding
    that it is not guaranteed to be correct or complete
    and conclusions drawn from such information are
    the responsibility of the user.

    This information is not intended for navigational
    purposes.

    Any use of trade, firm, or product names is for
    descriptive purposes only and does not imply
    endorsement by the U.S. Government.

  Point_of_Contact:
    Contact_Information:
      Contact_Organization_Primary:
        Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
        Contact_Person: Clint Steele 

      Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 

      Contact_Address:
        Address_Type: mailing and physical address
        Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
        City: Menlo Park
        State_or_Province: CA
        Postal_Code: 94025-3561
        Country: USA

      Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
      Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

      Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov 


  Data_Set_Credit:
    Jack Kindinger (Co-Chief Scientist, USGS, St. Petersburg, FL);
    Jim Flocks (Co-Chief Scientist, USGS, St. Petersburg, FL);
    Dana Wiese (Electronics Technician, USGS, St. Petersburg, FL);
    Dave Bennett (Boat Captain, Eckerd College)

  Native_Data_Set_Environment: Digital, ASCII
  Cross_Reference:
    Citation_Information:
      Originator: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
      Publication_Date: Unknown
      Title: USGS/CMG Information Bank 
      Publication_Information:
        Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)  Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
        Publication_Place: Menlo Park, CA
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/
      Online_Linkage: http://quashnet.er.usgs.gov/data/2003/03001/index.html
      Other_Citation_Details:
        Calderon, K., Dadisman, S.V., Kindinger, J.L., Flocks, J.G., Wiese, D.S., and
        Harrison, A.S., 2006, Archive of digital boomer and chirp seismic reflection
        data collected during USGS cruise 03SCC03, Terrebonne Bay, Louisiana,
        September 2003: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 238, DVD (2 discs).
        publication metadata



Data_Quality_Information:

  Attribute_Accuracy:
    Attribute_Accuracy_Report: Identified as best available version.

  Logical_Consistency_Report: Unspecified

  Completeness_Report:
    Start and end date/times of data
    >Navigation Data (g-1-03-la.060_boomer)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >200309091700090    200309092040330
    >200309092110080    200309092242450
    >200309101529280    200309101759070
    >200309101859140    200309101932200
    >200309102024260    200309102257470
    >200309111455470    200309111922400
    >Navigation Data (g-1-03-la.060_chirp)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >200309062015120    200309062230370
    >200309062235530    200309062301290
    >200309071447530    200309071510100
    >200309071516380    200309071622540
    >200309071711580    200309071734400
    >200309071748570    200309071803230
    >200309071902510    200309072052310
    >200309072058290    200309072229080
    >200309081424440    200309081447370
    >200309081452590    200309081456430
    >200309081505110    200309081518300
    >200309081526100    200309081625310
    >200309081655310    200309082120180
    >200309091700580    200309092040410
    >200309092110110    200309092242500
    >200109101529330    200109101837000
    >200109102021330    200109102257430
    >200109111455500    200109111911360
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >Seismic Shots Data (g-1-03-la.410_boomer)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >200309091700090    200309092040330
    >200309092110080    200309092242450
    >200309101529280    200309101759070
    >200309101859140    200309101932200
    >200309102024260    200309102257470
    >200309111455470    200309111922400
    >Seismic Shots Data (g-1-03-la.410_chirp)
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
    >200309062015120    200309062230370
    >200309062235530    200309062301290
    >200309071447530    200309071510100
    >200309071516380    200309071622540
    >200309071711580    200309071734400
    >200309071748570    200309071803230
    >200309071902510    200309072052310
    >200309072058290    200309072229080
    >200309081424440    200309081447370
    >200309081452590    200309081456430
    >200309081505110    200309081518300
    >200309081526100    200309081625310
    >200309081655310    200309082120180
    >200309091700580    200309092040410
    >200309092110110    200309092242500
    >200309101529330    200309101837000
    >200309102021330    200309102257430
    >200309111455500    200309111911360
    >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST

  Positional_Accuracy:
    Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy:
      Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Report: Unspecified

    Vertical_Positional_Accuracy:
      Vertical_Positional_Accuracy_Report: Unspecified

  Lineage:

    Process_Step:
      Process_Description:
        Navigation Data
        Unknown
      Process_Date: 20070201

      Process_Contact:
        Contact_Information:
          Contact_Organization_Primary:
            Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
            Contact_Person: Clint Steele 

          Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 

          Contact_Address:
            Address_Type: mailing and physical address
            Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
            City: Menlo Park
            State_or_Province: CA
            Postal_Code: 94025-3561
            Country: USA

          Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
          Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

          Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov 


Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:

  Indirect_Spatial_Reference: Terrebonne Bay, LA
  Direct_Spatial_Reference_Method: Point

  Point_and_Vector_Object_Information:
    SDTS_Terms_Description:
      SDTS_Point_and_Vector_Object_Type: Point


Spatial_Reference_Information:

  Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
    Geographic:
      Latitude_Resolution: 0.00001
      Longitude_Resolution: 0.00001
      Geographic_Coordinate_Units: Decimal degrees

    Geodetic_Model:
      Horizontal_Datum_Name: North American Datum of 1983
      Ellipsoid_Name: Geodetic Reference System 80
      Semi-major_Axis: 6378137
      Denominator_of_Flattening_Ratio: 298.257

  Vertical_Coordinate_System_Definition:
    Depth_System_Definition:
      Depth_Datum_Name: Local surface
      Depth_Resolution: 0.1
      Depth_Distance_Units: meters
      Depth_Encoding_Method: Attribute values


Entity_and_Attribute_Information:

  Overview_Description:
    Entity_and_Attribute_Overview: Navigation with Time Stamp 

  Overview_Description:
    Entity_and_Attribute_Overview: Seismic Shots with Time Stamp 


Distribution_Information:

  Distributor:
    Contact_Information:
      Contact_Organization_Primary:
        Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
        Contact_Person: Clint Steele 

      Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 

      Contact_Address:
        Address_Type: mailing and physical address
        Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
        City: Menlo Park
        State_or_Province: CA
        Postal_Code: 94025-3561
        Country: USA

      Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
      Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

      Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov 

  Resource_Description: Downloadable Data 03SCC03 (G-1-03-LA) data set 

  Distribution_Liability:
    Please recognize the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as
    the source of this information.

    Physical materials are under controlled on-site access.

    Some USGS information accessed through this means
    may be preliminary in nature and presented without
    the approval of the Director of the USGS.  This
    information is provided with the understanding
    that it is not guaranteed to be correct or complete
    and conclusions drawn from such information are
    the responsibility of the user.

    This information is not intended for navigational
    purposes.

    Any use of trade, firm, or product names is for
    descriptive purposes only and does not imply
    endorsement by the U.S. Government.

  Standard_Order_Process:
    Digital_Form:
      Digital_Transfer_Information:
        Format_Name: ASCII
        File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
        Transfer_Size: 3.1

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g103la/html/g-1-03-la.nav.html

    Digital_Form:
      Digital_Transfer_Information:
        Format_Name: ASCII
        File_Decompression_Technique: No compression applied
        Transfer_Size: 3.7

      Digital_Transfer_Option:
        Online_Option:
          Computer_Contact_Information:
            Network_Address:
              Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g103la/html/g-1-03-la.seis.html

    Fees: None


Metadata_Reference_Information:

  Metadata_Date: 20131029

  Metadata_Contact:
    Contact_Information:
      Contact_Organization_Primary:
        Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) , Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) 
        Contact_Person: Clint Steele 

      Contact_Position: InfoBank Group Leader 

      Contact_Address:
        Address_Type: mailing and physical address
        Address: USGS, MailStop 999, 345 Middlefield Road
        City: Menlo Park
        State_or_Province: CA
        Postal_Code: 94025-3561
        Country: USA

      Contact_Voice_Telephone: (650) 329-5055
      Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: (650) 329-5190

      Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov 

  Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata 

  Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998 

  Metadata_Time_Convention: universal time
  Metadata_Access_Constraints: none
  Metadata_Use_Constraints: none



      
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