Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: western Long Island Sound, Connecticut, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Lawrence Poppe
Affiliate Investigator(s): Roman Zajac - U. New Haven, CT
Data Type(s): Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Bottom sampling for biology and total organic carbon.
Start Date: 1996-08-25
Start Port/Location: Milford, CT
End Date: 1996-08-27
End Port/Location: Milford, CT
Equipment Used: Grab sampler, DGPS
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Lawrence Poppe, Amy Harmon
Notes: This cruise will characterize the sedimentary environments imaged in 1993 sidescan cruise. TOC samples will examine temporal variability of sediment attribute.
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/.