Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: New York Bight (Hudson Shelf Valley) and southern Long Island, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Bradford Butman, William Schwab
Affiliate Investigator(s): Canadian Hydrographic Service; University of New Brunswick
Information Specialist(s): William Danforth
Data Type(s): Sonar: Single Beam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Complete multibeam survey of Hudson Shelf Valley. Multibeam survey of selected regions along southern Long Island.
Start Date: 1997-11-25
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1997-12-02
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Echosounder, Sidescan sonar
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Woods Hole, 2 days Hudson Shelf Valley (HSV), New York, 2 days HSV, New York, 1 day s. Long Island, Woods Hole.
Staff: Bradford Butman, William Danforth, Jane Denny, Thomas O'Brien, William Schwab, E. Robert Thieler, Eric Haase
Notes: Original Center People field contained: B. Danforth, Tom O'Brien, B. Butman, Jane Denny/E. Haase, B. Schwab/R. Thieler.
Schwab, W.C., Denny, J.F., Foster, D.S., Lotto, L.L., Allison, M.A., Uchupi, E., Swift, B.A., Danforth, W.W., Thieler, E.R., and Butman, B., 2002, High-resolution Quaternary seismic stratigraphy of the New York Bight Continental Shelf: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2002-152, DVD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2002/of02-152/.