Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Muskingum Island, Ohio River National Wildlife Refuge, Ohio River, Parkersburg, West Virginia, United States, North America;
Principal Investigator(s): Dann Blackwood
Affiliate Investigator(s): Ronald Circe - USGS-Reston; Patricia Morrison - U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Data Type(s): Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Imagery: Video, Sampling: Chemistry
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Monitor freshwater mussel species and populations at the Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge, nearby Parkersburg, West Virginia.
Start Date: 1994-07-09
Start Port/Location: Parkersburg, WV
End Date: 1994-07-17
End Port/Location: Parkersburg, WV
Equipment Used: Dredge, Video camera - deep sea, SCUBA
Information to be Derived: Habitat maps;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Richard Rendigs
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Dann Blackwood; Matthew Frank; Richard Rendigs; Malcolm Scully.
Blackwood, D.B., Rendings, Richard R., and Butler, Janet, 1994, Freshwater mussel studies in the Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 94-644, Video on DVD-ROM, .