Other ID: CH-98-03
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: west Florida Shelf edge, Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Kathryn Scanlon Catanach
Affiliate Investigator(s): Christopher T. Gledhill, NOAA/NMFS, Pascagoula, MS
Data Type(s): Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sediment sampling of shelf-edge habitats.
Start Date: 1998-03-05
Start Port/Location: Cape Canaveral, FL
End Date: 1998-03-29
End Port/Location: Pascagoula, MS
Equipment Used: Grab sampler - Van Veen
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Samples were collected by NOAA personnel for Scanlon.
Notes: Note: No USGS participants.
Briere, P.R., Scanlon, Kathryn M., Gledhill, Christopher T., Koenig, Christopher C., and Fitzhugh, Gary, 1999, West Florida Shelf; sidescan-sonar and sediment data from shelf-edge habitats in the northeastern Gulf of Mexico: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-589, CD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of99-589/.
Scanlon, K.M., Coleman, Felicia C., and Koenig, Christopher C., 2005, Pockmarks on the outer shelf in the northern Gulf of Mexico; gas-release features or habitat modifications by fish?, in Barnes, P.W., and Thomas, J.P., eds., Benthic habitats and the effects of fishing: American Fisheries Society Symposium 41, v. 41.