Chirp subbottom profiler data collected in Pamlico Sound on cruise RVRiggs_07_29_2013 of RV Riggs for the Coastal Hydrodynamics and Natural Geologic Evolution (CHaNGE) project

Edgetech 216 chirp data (SEG-Y format) collected for the Coastal Hydrodynamics and Natural Geologic Evolution (CHaNGE) project, OCE-1130843. Survey area covers portions of Pamlico Sound, NC.
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Distribution Formats
  • SEG-Y
Distributor Distributor information not available
Dataset Point of Contact David J. Mallinson
East Carolina University, Department of Geological Sciences
Time Period 2013-07-29 to 2013-07-31
Spatial Reference System urn:ogc:def:datum:EPSG::5103
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: -76.51
S: -75.50
E: 34.99
W: 35.77
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Publication Dates
  • creation: 2013-07-29
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Data Update Frequency Not planned
Purpose Purpose of survey was to define the seismic stratigraphic framework of the Holocene section within Pamlico Sound, and correlate geophysical data to core data to understand the Holocene evolution of this major estuary.
Use Limitations
  • Not to be used for navigation. Although these data are of high quality and useful for planning and modeling purposes, they are not suitable for navigation. For navigation, please refer to the NOS nautical chart series.
  • East Carolina University, Department of Geological Sciences
    Publisher information not available.
Theme keywords
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Marine Geophysics > Plate Tectonics
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Acoustics > Acoustic Reflectivity
  • Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Acoustics > Acoustic Velocity
Data Center keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Platform keywords
  • In Situ Ocean-based Platforms > Ships > Ships
Instrument keywords
  • In Situ/Laboratory Instruments > Profilers/Sounders > Acoustic Sounders
Place keywords Uncontrolled - Departure
  • Washington, NC
Uncontrolled - Arrival
  • Washington, NC
  • Ocean > Atlantic Ocean > North Atlantic Ocean
  • Continent > North America > United States Of America > North Carolina
Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
  • Pamlico Sound
Project keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Project Keywords
  • CHaNGE > Coastal Hydrodynamic and Natural Geological Evolution
Use Constraints No constraint information available
Access Constraints
  • Distribution liability: NOAA and NCEI make no warranty, expressed or implied, regarding these data, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty. NOAA and NCEI cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in these data. If appropriate, NCEI can only certify that the data it distributes are an authentic copy of the records that were accepted for inclusion in the NCEI archives.
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Processing Steps
  • RAW data, not processed
Acquisition Information (collection)
  • Edgetech SB-216S
  • RV Riggs
  • RVRiggs_07_29_2013
Last Modified: 2017-03-27
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