2005 GOM JIP Cruise Location Maps
Maps of Cruise Area

The research expedition will study and characterize natural gas hydrates at two deep-water sites- Atwater Valley and Keathley Canyon -on the outer continental shelf. Two well pairs, each approximated 1,000 feet deep, are planned at each site in approximately 4,300 feet of water. 

Bathymetric Map showing drilling locations

Bathymetric Map Showing the Two Drilling Locations

map of cruise area showing drilling locations relative to lease block

Drilling Locations Relative to Lease Blocks