Other ID: OC146; BLM M-11; BTF M-11
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Principal Investigator(s): Richard Rendigs
Affiliate Investigator(s): Rosemarie Petrecca (WHOI); George Hampson (WHOI)
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: 11th Georges Bank monitoring cruise to gather data on the possible environmental effects of exploratory drilling on Georges Bank.
Start Date: 1984-02-01
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1984-02-07
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Loran-C, Rocking Chair Dredge
Information to be Derived: Time series data; Samples and chemical analysis; Habitat maps;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Van Veen grab samples: 315; Photographs: 35; XBTs: 18; Tows: 6.
Staff: Carol M. Parmenter, Richard Rendigs
Notes: Information derived from pre-cruise report, Center quarterly report, and WHOI cruise summary and report; no post-cruise report found.
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Poppe, L.J., Williams, S.J., and Paskevich, V.F., eds., 2005, U.S. Geological Survey east-coast sediment analysis; procedures, database, and GIS data: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1001, DVD-ROM, supercedes OFR 00-358, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2005/1001/.