Annotated record of the detailed examination of Mn deposits from the Sea Scope, 1972 expedition cruise stations, supplement to: Greenslate, J L; Krutein, MG; Pasho, D (1978): Initial report of the 1972 Sea Scope expedition, 3 vols (No. P4470179 - OFR 118(1)-78). Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego

In 1972, the Sea Scope Expedition was commissioned by Hughes Tool Company and carried out by Global Marine Development, Inc. The object was to gather detailed information on manganese nodules, including distribution, metallic content, methods of recovery, and sea floor bathymetry in noduliferous areas. Five of six planned cruise legs were successful. The resulting report is divided into three sections.

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Creator Greenslate, J L; Krutein, MG; Pasho, D
Publisher PANGAEA - Data Publisher for Earth & Environmental Science
Publication Year 1978
Rights Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported
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Language English
Resource Type Supplementary Dataset
Format text/tab-separated-values
Size 690 data points
Discipline Earth System Research
Spatial Coverage (-113.073W, 6.783S, 173.765E, 40.340N); Pacific Ocean
Temporal Coverage Begin 1972-02-01T00:00:00Z
Temporal Coverage End 1972-07-01T00:00:00Z