Other ID: JD95-1
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: central Long Island Sound, Connecticut, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Lawrence Poppe
Affiliate Investigator(s): Roman Zajac - UNH; Ralph Lewis - LISRC, CGNHS
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Biological Field Study: Experiments, Biological Field Study: Surveys, Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Sampling: Biology, Visual Identification: Species ID
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Bottom photography, textural, geochemical, and biological sampling in sidescan areas off Norwalk, Milford, and Clinton, Connecticut during Nov. 1993 and June 1994 cruises.
Start Date: 1995-04-25
Start Port/Location: Old Lyme, CT
End Date: 1995-05-03
End Port/Location: Milford, CT
Equipment Used: DGPS, Grab sampler - Van Veen , SeaBOSS, Video camera - deep sea, Camera- deep sea
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Lawrence Poppe
Notes: Cruise represents efforts to characterize spring benthic communities and textural distributions and comparison to summer conditions during August 1995 cruise. Original Center People field contained: Larry Poppe - Ch. Sci., Dann Blackwood - Photog.
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/.
Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, Chris, eds., 1998, Long Island Sound environmental studies: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-502, CD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1998/of98-502/.