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Cruise inventory

RV Farnella 7/82

Cruise summary report

Cruise Info. 
Ship name (ship code)RV Farnella (74AE)
Cruise identifier7/82
Cruise period1982-02-02 — 1982-02-24
Port of departureNew Orleans, United States
Port of returnMiami, United States
ObjectivesGeophysics, GLORIA survey.
United States Geological Survey on cruise.
12 kHz PES fish, GLORIA side-scan sonar and IOS 40 cu inch airgun ech-sounder deployed and recovered.
Survey of Texas-Louisiana slope, Mississippi Fan and Florida Escarpment.
~4800nm (~8900km) of data obtained
Chief scientistL Garrison (United States Geological Survey Center for Coastal and Marine Geology)
Cruise reportRV Farnella 7/82 cruise report farnella6and7_82.pdf — access key 'C' (0.21 MB) 
Ocean/sea areas 
GeneralCaribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico
SpecificCaribbean Sea (Gulf of Mexico)
Track chartsRV Farnella 7/82 cruise track — trk2899.html
Geology and geophysics 
Single-beam echosoundingQuantity: track kilometres = 8900
Description: 40 cu inch airgun
Long/short range side scan sonarQuantity: track kilometres = 8900
Description: GLORIA
Single channel seismic reflectionQuantity: track kilometres = 8900
Description: 12 kHz PES fish