Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): David Twichell
Affiliate Investigator(s): Ken Able, Rutgers Univ.
Information Specialist(s): David Twichell
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Map tilefish burrows.
Start Date: 1984-05-19
Start Port/Location: Indian River, FL
End Date: 1984-05-21
End Port/Location: Indian River, FL
Equipment Used: Loran-C, Sidescan sonar
Information to be Derived: Habitat maps; Sea floor map;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Sidescan sonar data were collected at the Cape Canaveral shelf edge to map differences in tilefish burrow density with increasing water depth.
Staff: David Twichell
Cape Canaveral, Florida east coast, United States, North Atlantic;