Other ID: OC146; BLM M-11; BTF M-11
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
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.
Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Buczkowski, B.J., and Kelsey, S.A., 2007, Archival policies and collections database for the Woods Hole Science Center's marine sediment samples: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1187/.
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: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2005/1001/.