Other ID: 9511
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Stellwagen Bank, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Affiliate Investigator(s): Brad Barr - NMS, NOAA; Peter Auster - NURP/UCONN, NOAA
Data Type(s): Sonar: Sidescan, Imagery: Video, Imagery: Photo, Sampling: Geology, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Acquire sidescan sonar imagery, sediment samples and video images of the sea bed that will be used to interpret sidescan sonar imagery and compile maps of Stellwagen Bank.
Start Date: 1995-10-05
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1995-10-13
End Port/Location: Boston, MA
Equipment Used: Klein 531 sidescan, Video camera - deep sea, Nikonos camera, Grab sampler - Van Veen , GPS (wh), DGPS
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Kenneth E. Parolski, Edwin Roworth, Page Valentine, Nancy K. Soderberg, Brenton B. Taylor
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/.