USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1983-021-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Location: Georges Bank, Lydonia Canyon, Oceanographer Canyon, Veatch Canyon, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology

Scientific Purpose/Goals:


Start Date: 1983-07-19

Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

End Date: 1983-07-30

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

Equipment Used: Grab sampler

Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis; Habitat maps;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Van Veen samples: 22; Push cores: 104.

Staff: Page Valentine

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Created from Aldrich cruise calendar.

Location Map:


photo of Johnson
photo of Johnson Sea-link
Johnson Sea-link


(Samples) Buczkowski, B.J., and Kelsey, S.A., 2007, Archival Policies and Collections Database for the Woods Hole Science Center's Marine Sediment Samples: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2006-1187, version 1.0.

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Grab sampler --- Biology
1983-021-FA-SC-001 ( GRAB, SUBMERSIBLE SAMPLE samples)