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Geological and Geophysical data of field activity 01RCE02 (G-2-01-LA) in Mississippi Delta (south Pass & Garden Bay, Atchafalaya River, Atchafalaya Delta) from 04/25/2001 to 05/05/2001

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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:
Geological and Geophysical data of field activity 01RCE02 (G-2-01-LA) in Mississippi Delta (south Pass & Garden Bay, Atchafalaya River, Atchafalaya Delta) from 04/25/2001 to 05/05/2001
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-2-01-la.fmeta.xml>
Online_Linkage:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g201la/html/g-2-01-la.meta.html>
Online_Linkage: <http://quashnet.er.usgs.gov/data/1999/99002/index.html>

Description:
Abstract:
United States Geological Survey, St. Petersburg, Florida. Chief Scientist: Jim Flocks. Geological and Geophysical data (boomer, hydrophone, Chirp, sidescansonar, pcode, navigation, bathymetry, vibratingcore) of field activity 01RCE02 (G-2-01-LA) in Mississippi Delta (south Pass & Garden Bay, Atchafalaya River, Atchafalaya Delta) from 04/25/2001 to 05/05/2001, <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g201la/html/g-2-01-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 Applied Acoustics, seismic, brand: Applied Acoustics, model: CSP300, media: digital, code: boom, comment: AA200 plate,using Elics Delph seismic v2.10, 100joules
hydrophone Innovative Transducer Inc., hydrophone, brand: Iti, model: ST-5, media: digital, code: hphon, comment: 6m, phones 3,4,5,6 summed
Chirp Edgetech, CHIRP, brand: Edge Tech, model: X-Star, media: pap/dig, code: CHIRP, comment: using SP424 tow fish, running Elics FSSB software v2.03; Oyo 608 plotter, brand: Oyo, model: 608, media: paper, code: Oyo, comment: plotting CHIRP
sidescansonar Marine Sonics, side scan, brand: Marine Sonics, model: 1200 khz, media: digital, code: ss, comment: using Seascan software v2.10
pcode Trimble - Centurian, navigation, brand: Trimble, model: Centurian (p-code military reciever), media: digital, code: gps, comment:
navigation Hy-Pack, navigation software, brand: Hy-Pack, model: v14.8, media: digital, code: nav, comment: output is supplied to all systems
bathymetry Nearspace, precision depth recorder, brand: Nearspace, model: 448, media: digital, code: pdr, comment: depth being saved by Hy-Pack
vibratingcore Rosfelder P3, electric vibracore, brand: Rosfelder, model: P3, media: 3" pipe, code: vc, comment:
Publications -
Calderon, K., Dadisman, S.V., Flocks, J.G., and Wiese, D.S., 2003, Archive
of boomer and chirp seismic reflection data collected during USGS cruise 01RCE02, southern Louisiana, April and May 2001: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File
Report 03-88, DVD (1 disc). Also available on line at:
<A HREF ="<http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2003/of03-088/>" target ="OF"><http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2003/of03-088/>

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: 20010425
Ending_Date: 20010505

Currentness_Reference: ground condition

Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed

Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -91.44516
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -89.07224
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 29.50981
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 28.96640

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: Florida EEZ
Place_Keyword: Gulf Coast
Place_Keyword: Gulf of Mexico
Place_Keyword: LA
Place_Keyword: Louisiana
Place_Keyword:
Mississippi Delta (south Pass & Garden Bay, Atchafalaya River, Atchafalaya Delta)
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:
Jim Flocks (Chief Scientist, USGS St. Petersburg); Dana Wiese (Electronics Technician, USGS St. Petersburg); Gina Brewer (Geologist/Facs Coordinator, USGS St. Petersburg); Dave Bennett (Boat Captain, Eckard College (4/25/01- 4/28/01)); Keith Ludwig (Boat Captain, USGS St. Petersburg (4/29/01 - 5/6/01)); Greg Berman (Crew Hand, USGS St. Petersburg)
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/1999/99002/index.html>
Other_Citation_Details:
Calderon, K., Dadisman, S.V., Flocks, J.G., and Wiese, D.S., 2003, Archive of boomer and chirp seismic reflection data collected during USGS cruise 01RCE02, southern Louisiana, April and May 2001: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-88, DVD (1 disc). Also available on line at: <A HREF ="<http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2003/of03-088/>" target ="OF"><http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2003/of03-088/>



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-2-01-la.061_boomer)
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
200104261409130    200104261507090
200104261517420    200104261557250
200104261758020    200104262142310
200104271431170    200104271708550
200104271717550    200104271717550
200104281444020    200104281618300
200104281642130    200104281915160
200104281953310    200104282123350
200104301659540    200104302039010
200105021708210    200105022004490
200105022100050    200105022140010
200105031628070    200105031742140
200105031827050    200105032105170
Navigation Data (g-2-01-la.060_chirp)
YYYYMMDDHHMMSST    YYYYMMDDHHMMSST
200104281438280    200104281618080
200104281639410    200104281915410
200104281952390    200104282123150
200104301659430    200104302038500
200105021708330    200112322359599
200101010000001    200105022004410
200105022100100    200105022140090
200105031626150    200105031742270
200105031823570    200105032105290
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: 20110325

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:
Mississippi Delta (south Pass & Garden Bay, Atchafalaya River, Atchafalaya Delta)
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>



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 01RCE02 (G-2-01-LA) data set <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g201la/html/g-2-01-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: 6.8

Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
<http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g201la/html/g-2-01-la.nav.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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