Other ID: SEAX95007
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: New York Bight, New York, New Jersey, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Principal Investigator(s): William Schwab
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Seismics: Air Gun / Water Gun, Seismics: Boomer, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Sidescan
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Assess the shallow sediment framework: the first phase of comprehensive environmental study of the New York Bight area.
Start Date: 1995-05-07
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1995-05-25
End Port/Location: Toms River, NJ
Equipment Used: DGPS, SIS1000 Sidescan sonar, Water gun (wh), 3.5 kHz, Grab sampler - Van Veen , Boomer, Single channel hydrophone
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: William Danforth, Jane Denny, David Foster, David Nichols, Thomas O'Brien, Richard Rendigs
Notes: Project = EEZ Mapping NY-NJ, EEZ Mapping NY-NJ
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/.
Denny, J.F., and Schwab, W.C., 1999, Archive of sidescan-sonar and DGPS navigation data collected during USGS Cruise SEAX95007, 8 May-24 May, 1995: URL: http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of99-356/.
Hill, J.C., Schwab, W. C., and Foster, D. S., 2001, Archive of water gun subbottom data collected during USGS Cruise SEAX 95007, New York Bight, 7-25 May, 1995: URL: http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of01-157/.
Hill, J.C., Schwab, William C., and Foster, David S., 2001, Archive of datasonics SIS-1000 CHIRP subbottom data, collected during USGS Cruise SEAX 95007, New York Bight, 7-25 May, 1995: URL: http://woodshole.er.usgs.gov/publications/of01-97/.
Schwab, W.C., Denny, J.F., Butman, B., Danforth, W.W., Foster, D.S, Swift, B.A., Lotto, L.L., Allison, M.A., and Thieler, E.R., 2000, Seafloor characterization offshore of the New York-New Jersey metropolitan area using sidescan sonar: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of00-295/.