Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: New York Bight, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Bradford Butman, Marilyn ten Brink
Information Specialist(s): Ellen Mecray
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Imagery: Video, Imagery: Photo
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect sediment grabs, cores, and bottom photos/video for sea floor characterization, sidescan verification, toxicity and geochemical analysis.
Start Date: 1998-09-23
Start Port/Location: Caven Point, NJ
End Date: 1998-09-30
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: DGPS, Grab sampler, Corer - piston, Video camera - deep sea, Camera- deep sea, Sidescan sonar
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Bradford Butman, Barry Irwin, Marilyn ten Brink, Ellen Mecray, Erin Galvin, Joseph S. Newell, Jamey Currence
Notes: This sampling cruise is companion cruise to the NY Mapping cruise (98013), which it will immediately follow. Original Center People field contained: Brad Butman and Marilyn ten Brink (co-Chief Scientists); Ellen Mecray, Erin Galvin, Jamey Reid (sampling); Barry Irwin (ET); Dann Blackwood (photo); Joe Newell (Mob).
Buczkowski, B.J., and Kelsey, S.A., 2007, Archival policies and collections database for the Woods Hole Science Center's marine sediment samples: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2006-1187, CD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1187/.
Butman, B., Gutierrez, Benjamin T., Buchholtz ten Brink, Marilyn, Schwab, William C., Blackwood, Dann S., Mecray, Ellen L., and Middleton, Tammie J., 2003, Photographs of the sea floor offshore of New York and New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 01-470, DVD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2001/of01-470/.