Other ID: JD95-2
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Long Island Sound, New York, Connecticut, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
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 Date: 1995-08-23
Start Port/Location: Old Lyme, CT
End Date: 1995-08-29
End Port/Location: Old Lyme, CT
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.
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/.