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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:
        Vibracoring data of field activity 97GFP01 (G-2-97-LA) in
        Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana (Vibracoring Tchefuncta River,
        SouthShore, 17th Street Canal, LA and Seismic survey cont.
        of Middle grounds headingsouth) from 07/13/1997 to
        08/11/1997
      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-2-97-la.fmeta.xml
      Online_Linkage: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g297la/html/g-2-97-la.meta.html
      Online_Linkage: http://quashnet.er.usgs.gov/data/1994/94043/index.html

  Description:
    Abstract:
      United States Geological Survey, St. Petersburg, Florida.
      Chief Scientist: Jack Kindinger. Vibracoring data
      (vibratingcore, subbottomprofiler, Chirp, hydrophone, GPS,
      navigation, navigation, navigation) of field activity 97GFP01
      (G-2-97-LA) in Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana (Vibracoring
      Tchefuncta River, SouthShore, 17th Street Canal, LA and
      Seismic survey cont. of Middle grounds headingsouth) from
      07/13/1997 to 08/11/1997,
      http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g297la/html/g-2-97-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 -

      vibratingcore                 Bradford, pneumatic vibracore, Brand: Bradford, Media: 3"x 20' pipe, Code: vc

      subbottomprofiler             Hi-Res Sub-Bottom Profiler, Brand: Applied Acoustics, Model: CSP300, Media: Digital/Paper, Code: BOOM, Comment: Applied Acoustics Plate

      Chirp                         Chirp Profiler, Brand: Edge Tech, Model: Xstar, Media: Digital/Paper, Code: CHIRP, Comment: SB-424 Towed Body

      hydrophone                    Hydrophone, Brand: ITI, Model: ITI ST5  Hydrophone, Media: , Code: HPHON, Comment: Comment: Solid 10 Channel phone for Streamer

      GPS                           Navigation Reciever, Brand: Trimble, Model: Centurian, Media: Digital, Code: GPS, Comment: P-Code GPS Receiver using 'cent_rmc.pln' driver

      navigation                    Navigation Acquisition Software, Brand: FUGAWI, Model: FUGAWI, Media: Digital, Code: FUGAWI, Comment: Real time nav software

      navigation                    Navigation Acquisition Software, Brand: Kontron, Model: IP-Lite, Media: Digital, Code: Kontron, Comment: Seismic Data Acquisition PC

      navigation                    Navigation Acquisition Software, Brand: AMREL, Model: Rocky, Media: Digital, Code: Rocky, Comment: Navigation Data Acquisition Laptop

      Notes -

      - These FACS logs were generated by Chandra Dreher in June of 2003,

      using the handwritten logbooks and personal accounts of the scientist and

      crewmembers. Noted were some Nav equipment problems, which LORAN was used for

      Nav during the Seismic survey.

      
Samples PON96 stored at the University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, contact Phil McCarty pmccarty@uno.edu.
These data can be accessed using the Louisiana Sedimentary and Environmental Dat abase Internet Map Server (LASED IMS) located on line at: http://coastal.er.usgs.go v/lased/ Publications - Flocks, J.G., 1998, New Field Sampling Techniques and Data Description, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-805, available on-line at: USGS OFR 98-805

Calderon, Karynna, Dadisman, Shawn V., Kindinger, Jack L., Williams, S. Jeffress, Flocks, James G., Penland, Shea, and Wiese, Dana S., 2003, Archive of digital boomer seismic reflection data collected during USGS cruises 94GFP01, 95GFP01, 96GFP01, 97GFP01, and 98GFP02 in lakes Pontchartrain, Borgne, and Maurepas, Louisiana, 1994-1998: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-497, CD-ROM.

http://coastal.er.usgs.gov/pontchartrain/
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: 19970713 Ending_Date: 19970811 Currentness_Reference: ground condition Status: Progress: Complete Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed Spatial_Domain: Bounding_Coordinates: West_Bounding_Coordinate: -90.32945 East_Bounding_Coordinate: -89.40890 North_Bounding_Coordinate: 30.37180 South_Bounding_Coordinate: 29.87437 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 Place: Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS CMG InfoBank Place_Keyword: Place_Keyword: Gulf Coast Place_Keyword: Gulf of Mexico Place_Keyword: LA Place_Keyword: Lake Pontchartrain, LA Place_Keyword: Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana (Vibracoring Tchefuncta River, South Place_Keyword: Louisiana Place_Keyword: USA Place_Keyword: th Street Canal, LA and Seismic survey cont. of Middle grounds heading 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 (Chief Scientist, USGS - St. Petersburg); Jim Flocks (Geologist, USGS - St. Petersburg); Rita Byrd (Crew , USGS - St. Petersburg); Rich Young (Boat Captain, USGS - St. Petersburg); Paul Conner (Geologist, UNO - New Orleans); Courtney (Crew, Tulane - New Orleans); Don (Crew, Tulane - New Orleans); Dana Wiese (Electronics Technician (8/7/97 - 8/11/97), USGS - St. Petersburg) 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/1994/94043/index.html Other_Citation_Details: Flocks, J.G., 1998, New Field Sampling Techniques and Data Description, U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-805, available on-line at: USGS OFR 98-805
Calderon, Karynna, Dadisman, Shawn V., Kindinger, Jack L., Williams, S. Jeffress, Flocks, James G., Penland, Shea, and Wiese, Dana S., 2003, Archive of digital boomer seismic reflection data collected during USGS cruises 94GFP01, 95GFP01, 96GFP01, 97GFP01, and 98GFP02 in lakes Pontchartrain, Borgne, and Maurepas, Louisiana, 1994-1998: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-497, CD-ROM. http://coastal.er.usgs.gov/pontchartrain/ 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-2-97-la.010 [DRS]) >YYYYMMDDHHMMSST YYYYMMDDHHMMSST >199708040001000 199708040004000 >199708050001000 199708050014000 >199708130001000 199708130005000 >199708150001000 199708150005000 >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 >06/24/03 Dan Mosier G-2-97-LA.010 >Dead-reckoning latitude/longitude data > Process_Date: 20030624 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: Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana (Vibracoring Tchefuncta River, South 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 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 97GFP01 (G-2-97-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: 0.1 Digital_Transfer_Option: Online_Option: Computer_Contact_Information: Network_Address: Network_Resource_Name: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g297la/html/g-2-97-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) , 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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