Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Affiliate Investigator(s): Peter Auster, James Lindholm - NURP/UCONN
Information Specialist(s): Page Valentine
Data Type(s): Imagery: Video, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Imagery: Photo, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sampling (video, photo, sediment) and sub-bottom profiling.
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Start Date: 1999-03-18
End Date: 1999-03-26
Equipment Used: 3.5 kHz, DGPS, Grab sampler, Camera- deep sea, Video camera - deep sea, ARGO
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Short stop in Boston on Mar. 21 to exchange personnel via small boat. Total stations 104; video and photo 104; sediment samples 82 stations. Sub-bottom profiling 425 km.
Staff: Robert Barton, Dann Blackwood, David Foster, Thomas O'Brien, Nancy K. Soderberg, Page Valentine, Kenneth E. Parolski, Jessica Baker, Joseph S. Newell, Barbara A. Seekins, Tanya Unger
Notes: Original Center People field contained: At sea: Page Valentine, Dann Blackwood, Jessica Baker, Terry Unger, Ken Parolski, Tom O'Brien, Nancy Soderberg, Barbara Seekins, Dave Foster; Mob/demob: Joe Newell, Bob Barton.
Stellwagen Bank, Massachusetts, United States, North America, Gulf of Maine, 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/.