Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Frank T. Manheim, Peter Popenoe
Data Type(s): Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Photograph, sample, and observe.
Start Port/Location: Charleston, SC
End Port/Location: Norfolk, VA
Start Date: 1990-09-14
End Date: 1990-10-03
Equipment Used: Grab sampler, Loran-C, Sidescan sonar
Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis; Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Notes: Information derived from schedule - no pre-cruise or post-cruise report.
Blake Plateau, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Popenoe, P., and Manheim, F.T., 2001, Origin and history of the Charleston Bump--geological formations, currents, bottom conditions, and their relationship to Wreckfish habitats on the Blake Plateau, in Sedberry, G.R., ed., Island in the Stream--Oceanography and Fisheries of the Charleston Bump: American Fisheries Society Symposium, v. 25.