Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: New York Bight, Great South Channel, Long Island Sound, Empire Knight, Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, New York, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Bradford Butman, William Schwab, Page Valentine
Information Specialist(s): Jessica Baker, William Danforth
Data Type(s): Sonar: Single Beam, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Multibeam bathymetry and backscatter.
Start Date: 1998-10-27
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1998-11-24
End Port/Location: Provincetown, MA
Equipment Used: Echosounder, Loran-C, Sidescan sonar
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Jessica Baker, Bradford Butman, William Danforth, Jane Denny, Thomas O'Brien, William Schwab, E. Robert Thieler, Page Valentine, Tanya Unger
Notes: Cruise will be in three legs: (1) Hudson Shelf Valley; (2) southern shore of Long Island; (3) Great South Channel.
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/.
Pendleton, E.A., Baldwin, W.E., Barnhardt, W.A., Ackerman, S.D., Foster, D.S., Andrews, B.A., and Schwab, W.C., 2013, Shallow Geology, Sea-floor Texture, and Physiographic Provinces of the Inner Continental Shelf from Nahant to Northern Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts: U.S.Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012-1157, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2012/1157/.
Poppe, L.J., Paskevich, V.F., Butman, B., Ackerman, S.D., Danforth, W.W., Foster, D.S., and Blackwood, D.S., 2006, Geological interpretation of bathymetric and backscatter imagery of the sea floor off eastern Cape Cod, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1048, DVD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2005/1048/.
Schwab, W.C., Denny, J.F., Butman, B., Danforth, W.W., Foster, D.S, Swift, B.A., Lotto, L.L., Allison, M.A., and Thieler, E.R., 2000, Seafloor characterization offshore of the New York-New Jersey metropolitan area using sidescan sonar: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-295, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of00-295/.
Valentine, P.C., Malczyk, J T, Middleton, T J,, 2003, Sea-floor topography of Quadrangle 2 in the Great South Channel, western Georges Bank: .
Valentine, P.C., Middleton, T J, Malczyk, J T,, 2003, Sea-floor topography of Quadrangle 1 in the Great South Channel, western Georges Bank: .