Site summaries (continued)

Site IND-02B

Priority: Alternate
Position: 17º53.8656′N, 68º43.1328′E
Water depth (m): 3431
Target drilling depth (mbsf): 580
Approved maximum penetration: 5.4 s TWT (629 mbsf)
Survey coverage (track map; seismic profile): Bathymetric sketch and site track map (Fig. AF3) Deep-penetration seismic reflection:
• Primary line: W-05 (SP 10750) (Fig. AF4)
Objectives: Alternate for IND-01A
• Reconstruct changes in erosion and weathering rates at millennial to sub-millennial timescales
Drilling program: Hole A:
• APC to refusal with nonmagnetic core barrels, core orientation (FlexIT tool), and APCT-3
• Hole B:
• APC to refusal with nonmagnetic core barrels
• XCB to 580 mbsf
Downhole logging program: Hole B:
• Triple combo
• FMS-sonic
Nature of rock anticipated: Siltstone, sandstone, shale

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