Other ID: none
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): Bradford Butman, William Schwab, Page Valentine
Affiliate Investigator(s): Canadian Hydro Service - U. New Brunswick; NOAA, NMSP and NOS
Information Specialist(s): William Danforth
Data Type(s): Sonar: Multibeam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Bathymetric and backscatter surveys using multibeam in New York Bight, Stellwagen NMS, and western Massachusetts Bay to outfall region.
Start Date: 1996-11-19
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1996-12-14
End Port/Location: Gloucester, MA
Equipment Used: Simrad EM 1000
Information to be Derived: Sea floor map;Bathymetric maps;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: SBNMS: 6 days at sea; 1093 km data.
Staff: VeeAnn Atnipp Cross, William Danforth, Jane Denny, William Schwab, Page Valentine
Notes: Original Submitted By field contained: Brad Butman and Page Valentine.
Bothner, M.H., Butman, B., Alexander, P.S., Baldwin, S.M., Blackwood, D.S., Borden, J., Casso, M.A., Crusius, J., Goudreau, J., Kalnejais, L.H., Lamothe, P.J., Martin, W.R., Martini, M.A., Rendigs, R.R., Sayles, F.L., Signell, R.P., Valentine, P.C., and Warner, J.C., 2007, Processes influencing the transport and fate of contaminated sediments in the coastal ocean - Boston Harbor and Massachusetts Bay: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1302, 89 p. URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/2007/1302/.
Butman, B., Danforth, W.W., Knowles, S.C., May, B., and Serrett, L., 2002, Sea floor topography and backscatter intensity of the Historic Area Remediation Site (HARS), offshore of New York, based on multibeam surveys conducted in 1996, 1998, and 2000: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-503, DVD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of00-503/.