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Identification_Information:

Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov/>, Coastal and Marine Geology Program (CMGP) <http://marine.usgs.gov/>
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) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
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).
<A HREF="<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g103la/meta/raw/html/metadata.html>">publication metadata</A>

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) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

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 <mailto: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) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Publication_Date: Unknown
Title: USGS/CMG Information Bank <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/>
Publication_Information:
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov> Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
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). <A HREF="<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g103la/meta/raw/html/metadata.html>">publication metadata</A>



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) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

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 <mailto: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 <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/nav.html>

Overview_Description:
Entity_and_Attribute_Overview:
Seismic Shots with Time Stamp <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/definition/seis.html>



Distribution_Information:

Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization:
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

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 <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Resource_Description:
Downloadable Data 03SCC03 (G-1-03-LA) data set <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g103la/html/g-1-03-la.meta.html>

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) <http://www.usgs.gov>, Coastal and Marine Geology (CMG) <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov>
Contact_Person: Clint Steele <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

Contact_Position:
InfoBank Group Leader <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/staff/csteele.html>

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 <mailto:infobank@octopus.wr.usgs.gov>

Metadata_Standard_Name:
FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata <http://www.fgdc.gov/>

Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998 <http://www.its.nbs.gov/nbs/meta/meta.html>

Metadata_Time_Convention: universal time
Metadata_Access_Constraints: none
Metadata_Use_Constraints: none


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