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ID O-1-00-GM
Also Known As OS-00-GM
Abstract Chief Scientist: Jim Gardner. Geophysical and High-Resolution Multibeam Sonar data (multibeam, motionsensor, GPS, CTDmeter) of field activity O-1-00-GM in Pinnacles Area, Gulf of Mexico from 05/23/2000 to 06/09/2000
Project/Theme Pacific Seafloor Mapping Project
Chief Scientist Jim Gardner
Activity Type Geophysical and High-Resolution Multibeam Sonar
Platform Ocean Surveyor
Area of Operation Pinnacles Area, Gulf of Mexico, Gulf of Mexico
Bounding Coordinates
29.60000
-88.53334     -87.35000
29.15000
Ports leave Venice, Los Angeles, CA
arrive Venice, Los Angeles, CA
Dates 05/23/2000 (JD 144) to 06/09/2000 (JD 161)
Analog Materials list
Information Specialist
Pete Dartnell
Crew
Jim Gardner Chief Scientist, USGS Western Region
Pete Dartnell Unspecified, USGS Western Region
Laurent Hellequin Unspecified, University New Hampshire
Brian Calder Unspecified, University New Hampshire
Roland Arsenault Unspecified, University New Hampshire
Equipment Used
multibeam
motionsensor
GPS
CTDmeter
Purpose
Map the location and distribution of deep-water corals in the Pinnacles
area.
Information to be Derived
Bathymetry and calibrated acoustic backscatter
Summary
Map the location and distribution of deep-water corals in the Pinnacles area 
using high-resolution multibeam bathymetry and acoustic backscatter.
Notes
For raw and intermediate data sets, contact
Rani Nandiwada
Publications
Gardner, J.V., Sulak, K.J., Dartnell, Peter, Hellequin, Laurent, Calder, Brian,
and Mayer, L.A., 2000, Cruise Report RV Ocean Surveyor Cruise O-1-00-GM;
The Bathymetry and Acoustic Backscatter of the Pinnacles Area, Northern Gulf
of Mexico, U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 00-350, available on-line at:

http://geopubs.wr.usgs.gov/open-file/of00-350/

National Seafloor Mapping and Benthic Habitat Studies, Pinnacles, 2006, U.S. Geological Survey, Western Coastal and Marine Geology   <http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/pacmaps/pn-index.html>
Got Help? For O-1-00-GM, we would appreciate any information on -- contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, organization, owner, project number, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
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Navigation data nav    
Times   050.times    

O-1-00-GM location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
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