Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Affiliate Investigator(s): Jeremy Collie - URI
Information Specialist(s): Page Valentine
Data Type(s): Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Biological Field Study: Experiments, Biological Field Study: Surveys, Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Visual Identification: Species ID
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Habitat studies; sampling and photo/video surveys; ROV operations.
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Start Date: 1999-06-18
End Date: 1999-06-25
Equipment Used: Amphipod traps, Dredge, SeaBOSS, ARGO
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mobilization June 17th in Woods Hole; demob June 25th in Woods Hole. 51 total stations; video/photo 47; sediment samples 13 stations. Dredge and trap samples at Univ. Rhode Island.
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Page Valentine, Tammie Middleton, Jeremy Malczyk
Georges Bank, United States, 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., Malczyk, J. T., and Middleton, T. J., 2001, Benthic habitat and faunal surveys of Closed Area II, central Georges Bank, 1998 and 1999: .