Other ID: SJHN 89-1
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Eastern Georges Bank, United States, Canada, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Affiliate Investigator(s): Gregory Lough, National Marine Fisheries Service
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Geological and biological observations of eastern Georges Bank. Abundance and distribution of juvenile cod and haddock in relation to bottom sediment type. Mapping sediment distribution and bottom morphology; sediment transport.
Start Date: 1989-08-08
Start Port/Location: Gloucester, MA
End Date: 1989-08-14
End Port/Location: Gloucester, MA
Equipment Used: Camera- deep sea, Video camera - deep sea, Push corer (wh), Loran-C
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 23 samples; 454 km echo sounding profiles.
Staff: Nancy K. Soderberg, Page Valentine
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Page Valentine, Eric Strom, Nancy Soderberg.
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, CD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1187/.