Other ID: ISBL9924
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Stellwagen Bank NMS region, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Information Specialist(s): Page Valentine
Data Type(s): Biological Field Study: Experiments, Biological Field Study: Surveys, Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Visual Identification: Species ID
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sampling, video, and photography to ground truth seabed imagery and define habitats.
Start Date: 1999-07-13
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 1999-07-30
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: SeaBOSS, ARGO
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mob Tues., June 13 in Woods Hole. Depart June 14. Crew change in Gloucester on Wed., June 21. Demob June 28 or 29 in Woods Hole. Total stations 442; video 442; sediment samples 357 stations.
Staff: Brad Barr, Dann Blackwood, Bradford Butman, Laura Hayes, Jeremy Malczyk, Andee Marksamer, Tammie Middleton, Joseph S. Newell, Kenneth E. Parolski, Christopher F. Polloni, Richard Rendigs, Page Valentine, David Walsh, Nancy K. Soderberg
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Page Valentine, Dann Blackwood, Tammie Middleton, Jeremy Malczyk, Laura Hayes, Brad Barr, Brad Butman, Ken Parolski, Joe Newell (mob/demob), Chris Polloni, David Walsh, Nancy Soderberg, Andee Marksamer, Rick Rendigs.
Bothner, M.H., Butman, B., Alexander, P.S., Baldwin, S.M., Blackwood, D.S., Borden, J., Casso, M.A., Crusius, J., Goudreau, J., Kalnejais, L.H., Lamothe, P.J., Martin, W.R., Martini, M.A., Rendigs, R.R., Sayles, F.L., Signell, R.P., Valentine, P.C., and Warner, J.C., 2007, Processes influencing the transport and fate of contaminated sediments in the coastal ocean - Boston Harbor and Massachusetts Bay: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1302, 89 p. URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/2007/1302/.
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., Alexander, P.S., Anderson, S.P., Lightsom, F.L., Scotti, A., and Beardsley, R.C., 2006, The Massachusetts Bay internal wave experiment, August 1998; data report: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 85, Version 2.0, DVD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/2006/85/.
Gutierrez, B.T., Butman, Bradford, and Blackwood, Dann S., 2001, Photographs of the sea floor in western Massachusetts Bay, offshore of Boston, Massachusetts, July, 1999: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-427, CD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of00-427/.
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: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 469, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/469/.