Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
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 Date: 1999-06-18
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1999-06-25
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
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
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/.
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: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2001-66, CD-ROM, .