Cruise inventory

RV Farnella 0387

Cruise plan

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Farnella (74AE)
Cruise identifier0387
Cruise period1987-03-28 — 1987-04-25
StatusCompleted
Port of departureWoods Hole, United States
Port of returnWoods Hole, United States
PurposeResearch
ObjectivesTo obtain complete GLORIA long-range sidescan sonar image coverage within the area of operations as well as ancilliary seismic reflection profile data and magnetometer profile data. Pursuant to Project Implementation Plan no. 7, Annex 8, between USGS and National Environment Research Council (NERC).
Chief scientistDennis O'Leary (United States Geological Survey Center for Coastal and Marine Geology)
ProjectGeological Long-Range Inclined Asdic (GLORIA)
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralNorth West Atlantic Ocean (limit 40W)
SpecificHudson Canyon, New England continental slope and rise, New England Sea Mounts, Nova Scotia Rise.