Accession Number : AD0821293

Title :   UNITED STATES NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE MARINE GEOPHYSICAL SURVEY PROGRAM 1965-1967, NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN, NORWEGIAN SEA AND MEDITERRANEAN SEA, AREA 6, VOLUME 8. FIELD OPERATIONS.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 6 Jan-28 Apr 67.

Corporate Author : TEXAS INSTRUMENTS INC DALLAS SCIENCE SERVICES DIV

Report Date : 24 AUG 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 125

Abstract : This volume describes the survey platforms, data collection systems, staff and procedures. It goes into detail on data accuracy and calibration procedures and includes a description of the conduct of the survey. Area 6, Mediterranean Sea, was the third of seven areas surveyed by Texas Instruments under the present contract. This is the only area in which shallow stations, with their modified shooting techniques, were occupied. The area was surveyed between 6 January and 28 April 1967. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MARINE GEOPHYSICS, OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA), (*MEDITERRANEAN SEA, OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA), HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYING, SHALLOW WATER, UNDERWATER SOUND, WAVE PROPAGATION, ABSORPTION, REFLECTIVITY, SEISMIC WAVES, VELOCITY, DEPTH FINDING, SURFACE TEMPERATURE, ECHO RANGING, OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY, ACOUSTIC PROPERTIES, BATHYTHERMOGRAPH DATA, QUALITY CONTROL.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Acoustics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE