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ID K-1-94-HW
Abstract United States Army Corps of Engineers. Chief Scientists: Mike Torresan, Monty Hampton. Geological and Geophysical data (bathymetry, underwatertelevision, underwatercamera, 3dot5khz, GPS, YoNav) of field activity K-1-94-HW in Mamala Bay, Offshore Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii from 05/10/1994 to 05/16/1994
Organization United States Army Corps of Engineers
Project/Theme South Oahu Deep Ocean Disposal Site Survey
National Plan Environment
Chief Scientist Mike Torresan
Monty Hampton
Activity Type Geological and Geophysical
Platform Kila
Area of Operation Mamala Bay, Offshore Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii, Hawaii
Bounding Coordinates
21.31590
-158.02194    -157.79750
21.17743
Dates 05/10/1994 (JD 130) to 05/16/1994 (JD 136)
Analog Materials list
Crew
Mike Torresan Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Monty Hampton Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Equipment Used
bathymetry
underwatertelevision
underwatercamera
3dot5khz
GPS
YoNav
Purpose
Employ video and still photography, and high-resolution subbottom
profiling to groundtruth and quantify the sidescan sonar mosaic and acoustic
data collected in 1993 of the United States Army Corps of Engineers South Oahu 
Deep Ocean
Dredged Material Disposal Sites. We are attempting to acoustically characterize
the anthropogenic effects on the seafloor and near-surface substrate over the
disposal sites. Through photography and bottom sampling we can quantify the
Sonar Mosaic and acoustics collected in the 1993 field operations.
Summary
Nearly 100 hours of underwater video and still photography, and over 200 km of 
high-resolution 3.5 kHz subbottom profiles over the deep ocean disposal sites.
Notes
Associated activities:

  K-1-93-HW   K-2-93-HW   K-1-94-HW   K-2-94-HW
Navigation and digital bathymetry are in USGS data base.
Publications
Hampton, M.A., Torresan, M.E., Barber, J.H., Jr., Wong, F.L., Chezar, H., Gowen, 
M.H.,
and Chase, T.E., 1995, Multimedia survey of the Mamala Bay sea floor, Hawaii: 
Geological
Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 27, no. 6, p. 201.

Torresan, M.E., Barber, J.H., Jr., Hampton, M.A., Dartnell, Peter, Chezar, Henry, McLaughlin, M.W., Gowen, M.H., Zink, L.L., and Dadey, K.A., 1994, Ground truthing high-backscatter dredged material deposits in Mamala Bay, Honolulu, Hawaii: American Geophysical Union Eos, Transactions, v. 75, no. 44, Supplement, p. 319.

Torresan, Michael, 1995, Final report: acoustic mapping of dredged material disposal sites and deposits in Mamala Bay, Honolulu, Hawaii: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 95-17, 53 p.:
http://geopubs.wr.usgs.gov/open-file/of95-17/
Got Help? For K-1-94-HW, we would appreciate any information on -- contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, information specialist, information to be derived, kms of navigation, NGDC Info, owner, ports, project number, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata        
Bathymetry data bath    
Imagery data      
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml
Navigation data nav    
Samples data samp    
Times   053.times    

K-1-94-HW location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
K-1-94-HW location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
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