Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Affiliate Investigator(s): Peter Auster - NOAA/UCONN
Information Specialist(s): Page Valentine
Data Type(s): Imagery: Video, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Imagery: Photo
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sampling, video, and photography of the sea bed; conduct biological habitat surveys.
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Start Date: 1998-07-16
End Date: 1998-07-30
Equipment Used: Grab sampler, Camera- deep sea, Video camera - deep sea, ARGO
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 428 photo/video stations; 274 sediment samples collected.
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Christopher F. Polloni, Page Valentine, Kenneth E. Parolski, Jessica Baker, Rebecca E. Deusser, Tanya Unger
Notes: Revised 6-2-98: July 15, mob in Woods Hole. July 16, at sea. July 23, change personnel in Gloucester. July 30, demob in Woods Hole. Original Center People field contained: D. Blackwood, T. Unger, J. Baker, R. Deusser, P. Valentine, K. Parolski, C. Polloni, J. Ranganathan.
Stellwagen Bank, North America, North Atlantic;
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/.
Valentine, P.C., Gallea, Leslie B., Blackwood, Dann S., and Twomey, Erin R., 2010, Seabed photographs, sediment texture analyses, and sun-illuminated sea floor topography in the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary region off Boston, Massachusetts: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/469/.