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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

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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:
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) <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-2-97-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.
<BR>
Samples PON96 stored at the University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA,
contact Phil McCarty pmccarty@uno.edu.
<BR>
These data can be accessed using the Louisiana Sedimentary and Environmental Dat
abase Internet Map Server (LASED IMS) located on line at:
<A HREF="<http://coastal.er.usgs.gov/lased/"target="er>"><http://coastal.er.usgs.go>
v/lased/<a/>
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:
<a href="<http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of98-805/html/flocks.htm>">USGS OFR 98-805</a><br>
<HR>
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.<BR>
<HR>
<A HREF="<http://coastal.er.usgs.gov/pontchartrain/>"><http://coastal.er.usgs.gov/pontchartrain/><BR>

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) <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 (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) <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/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: <a href="<http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of98-805/html/flocks.htm>">USGS OFR 98-805</a><br> 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. <A HREF="<http://coastal.er.usgs.gov/pontchartrain/>"><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) <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:
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 <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 97GFP01 (G-2-97-LA) data set <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/g/g297la/html/g-2-97-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: 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) <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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