USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 1999-041-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Location: Great South Channel, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine

Affiliate Investigator(s): Don McMillan, NMFS

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, Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Geological and biological sampling; video/photo surveys.

Vehicle(s):

Start Date: 1999-07-07

Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

End Date: 1999-07-09

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

Equipment Used: Grab sampler, Trawl, SeaBOSS, ARGO, DGPS

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mob on Tuesday, July 6; Demob Saturday, July 10. Total stations 15; video and photo 15; sed sample 14 stations. Biological samples: otter trawls, infauna; at NMFS.

Staff: Page Valentine, Kenneth E. Parolski

Affiliate Staff:
Don McMillan
NMFS

Notes:
Project = Georges Bank Habitats Project, Georges Bank Habitats Project

Location Map:

Platform(s):

photo of Albatross IV
Albatross IV

Publications

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/.

Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Grab sampler --- Biology
Geology
Trawl --- Biology
SeaBOSS --- Experiments
Surveys
Photo
Video
Biology
Geology
Species ID
1999-041-FA-PH-001 ( CD ROM disk of BOTTOMPHOTO GEORGES )
1999-041-FA-SC-001 ( GRAB samples)
ARGO --- Photo
Video
Geology
DGPS --- Navigation