USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1994-008-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Location: Stellwagen Bank, Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): William Schwab, Page Valentine

Affiliate Investigator(s): Larry Mayer - UNH; John Hughes-Clark - U. New Brunswick

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Multibeam and bathymetric sidescan of small study area of Massachusetts Bay and the southern part of SBNMS. First cruise of three for the next two years.


Start Date: 1994-11-06

Start Port/Location: Provincetown, MA

End Date: 1994-12-05

End Port/Location: Provincetown, MA

Equipment Used: DGPS

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:


Affiliate Staff:
2 NOAA/CG&S hydrographers to be named

Notes: Information derived from pre-field activity report.

Location Map:


photo of Creed


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
DGPS --- Navigation