Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Affiliate Investigator(s): Jeremy Collie - URI; Paull Donaldson - UCONN/NURP
Information Specialist(s): Page Valentine
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sampling of sedimentary environments and biological assemblages and habitats for mapping purposes.
Start Date: 1997-07-16
Start Port/Location: Gloucester, MA
End Date: 1997-07-23
End Port/Location: Gloucester, MA
Equipment Used: ROV, Dredge, Grab sampler - Van Veen , Osprey camera system, ARGO
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Page Valentine, Nancy K. Soderberg, Sarah Whiting
Notes: Mobilization on July 13; NOAA tests ROV on July 14, 15; leave port on July 16; port day on July 24.
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/.