Accession Number : AD0635521

Title :   THE RESEARCH SUBMARINE ASHERAH: AN ORIENTATION PROGRAM AND ITS APPRAISAL.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.

Corporate Author : NARRAGANSETT MARINE LAB UNIV OF RHODE ISLAND KINGSTON

Personal Author(s) : McMaster, R. L. ; Conover,J. T. ; Krause,D. C. ; Garrison,L. E. ; Brooks,A. L.

Report Date : MAY 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 36

Abstract : A two-man research submarine, the Star II (Asherah), of General Dynamics Corporation was used for underwater trails and scientific investigations in Rhode Island coastal waters during a two-week period in June 1965. A detailed appraisal of the scientific operational, and vehicle aspects of this underwater endeavor is presented by the scientific participants. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SUBMARINES, *OCEANOGRAPHIC SHIPS), OPERATION, OCEANOGRAPHY, BLOCK ISLAND SOUND, NARRAGANSETT BAY

Subject Categories : Biological Oceanography
      Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE