Other ID: 9511
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
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 Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Port/Location: Boston, MA
Start Date: 1995-10-05
End Date: 1995-10-13
Equipment Used: GPS (wh), DGPS, Grab sampler - Van Veen , Klein 531 sidescan, Nikonos camera, Video camera - deep sea
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
Stellwagen Bank, 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/.