Accession Number : AD0284822

Title :   CRUISE 62-H-10, JULY 17-AUGUST 13, 1962, GALVESTON, TEXAS-KINGSTON, JAMAICA-NICARAGUA-HONDURAS SHELF

Corporate Author : TEXAS A AND M UNIV COLLEGE STATION

Report Date : 13 AUG 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Cruise 62-H-10 was designed for collecting sediment samples from the broad continental shelf off the coasts of Nicaragua and Honduras. The oceanographic research vessel Hidalgo proceeded to the Nicaragua-Honduras shelf, where bottom samples were collected. The collection of bottom samples off Pedro Bank, which lies southwest of Jamaica was also accomplished. The track-line of the cruise is shown. Brief descriptions of the various programs carried on during the cruise are given. Data are restricted to station locations, bathymetry and surface temperatures. (Author)

Descriptors :   *SEDIMENTATION, HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYING, MEASUREMENT, OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, OCEANOGRAPHIC SHIPS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE