Accession Number : AD0863509

Title :   Bottom and Subbottom Investigation of Penobscot Bay, Maine, 1959.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE NSTL STATION MS

Personal Author(s) : Ostericher, Charles, Jr

Report Date : APR 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 182

Abstract : The report contains bottom sediment results and sonoprobe records obtained during 1959 Penobscot Bay, Maine, inshore survey. The sonoprobe is described and its operation is explained geology and previous work done in area are discussed, and Sonoprobe records and Sediments are correlated. Sonoprobe records for 10 runs are presented. The appendix contains a tabulated list of bottom sediment samples collected and bottom sediment analysis sheets for 168 bottom sediments. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MARINE GEOLOGY, MAINE), OCEAN BOTTOM SAMPLING, ECHO RANGING, BATHYTHERMOGRAPH DATA, SEDIMENTATION, STRATIGRAPHY.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE