Other ID: JD95-2
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Lawrence Poppe
Affiliate Investigator(s): Ralph Lewis - CT DEP; Roman Zajac - UNH
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Bottom photography and sedimentological geochemical and biological sampling to define sedimentary environments and benthic habitats in areas previously sidescanned.
Start Port/Location: Old Lyme, CT
End Port/Location: Old Lyme, CT
Start Date: 1995-08-23
End Date: 1995-08-29
Equipment Used: DGPS, Grab sampler - Van Veen , Osprey camera system
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Lawrence Poppe
Notes: Cruise will characterize summer benthic communities/textural distributions; duplicate comparative cruise DEMP 95001 in April will characterize spring conditions. Original Center People field contained: L. Larry Poppe - Ch. Sci., D. Dann Blackwood - Photog.
Long Island Sound, New York, Connecticut, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Buczkowski, B.J., and Kelsey, S.A., 2007, Archival policies and collections database for the Woods Hole Science Center's marine sediment samples: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1187/.
Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, Chris, eds., 1998, Long Island Sound environmental studies: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1998/of98-502/.