Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Long Island Sound, Connecticut, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Lawrence Poppe
Affiliate Investigator(s): Ralph Lewis - Connecticut State Geologist
Information Specialist(s): Lawrence Poppe, Nancy K. Soderberg
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Sidescan, Sonar: Single Beam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Ground truth the New Haven Harbor sidescan survey and collect near-shore reconnaissance sidescan sonar lines around the Sound to interpolate between previously collected samples.
Start Date: 1998-03-06
Start Port/Location: Milford, CT
End Date: 1998-03-17
End Port/Location: Old Lyme, CT
Equipment Used: DGPS, Edgetech Sidescan sonar, Q-MIPS sidescan sonar system, ODOM 200 kHz depth recorder, Grab sampler - Van Veen , Osprey camera system, 3.5 kHz
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Eric Haase, David Nichols, Lawrence Poppe, Alex Robinson
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Chief Scientist - Larry Poppe, Photographer - Dann Blackwood, PST - Alex Robinson, PST - Eric Haase, Marine Seismic Specialist - Dave Nichols.
Buczkowski, B.J., and Kelsey, S.A., 2007, Archival policies and collections database for the Woods Hole Science Center's marine sediment samples: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1187/.
Poppe, L.J., and Polloni, Chris, eds., 1998, Long Island Sound environmental studies: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/1998/of98-502/.