Other ID: IB F-11-00-ST
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Stellwagen Bank, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Information Specialist(s): Page Valentine
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Geological and biological observations; video/photo/grab sampling. Research area is 42deg05 N to 42deg48 N and 70deg02 W to 70deg36 W.
Start Date: 2000-06-05
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 2000-06-09
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: SeaBOSS, ARGO, Digital camera
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 63 stations total; 58 sediment samples, 63 video/photo tracks.
Staff: Robert Barton, Dann Blackwood, Ben Gutierrez, Erika Hammar-Klose, Barry Irwin, Jeremy Malczyk, Joseph S. Newell, Christopher F. Polloni, Page Valentine, Charles Worley
Notes: Mobilization will be on Saturday, June 3 in Woods Hole. Depart Woods Hole early Monday, June 5. No sidescan sonar or other towed systems will be deployed. Note: mob date changed from Friday to Saturday am. Original Center People field contained: At sea: Page Valentine, Dann Blackwood, Malczyk, Chuck Worley, Hammar-Klose, Gutierrez, Polloni. Mob/demob: Joe Newell, Barry Irwin, Barton.
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., 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/.