Other ID: IB A-12-00-GK
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): NOAA/NMFS: Frank Almeida
Information Specialist(s): Page Valentine
Data Type(s): Biological Field Study: Experiments, Biological Field Study: Surveys, Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Visual Identification: Species ID
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Biological and geological obs.; video/photo/grab sampling; trawling and sampling for invertebrates; habitat studies in Closed Area II, eastern Georges Bank.
Start Date: 2000-06-19
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 2000-06-29
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: SeaBOSS, Edgetech Sidescan sonar, Grab sampler, P-code GPS, ARGO, Digital camera
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 169 stations; 145 sediment/invertebrate bio samples, 169 video tracks, 157 photo tracks.
Staff: Robert Barton, Dann Blackwood, Barry Irwin, Joseph S. Newell, Kenneth E. Parolski, Page Valentine, Charles Worley
Notes: NOTE: Mob on Wed. and Thurs. June 14, 15; demob Thurs. June 29. Original Center People field contained: At sea: Page Valentine, Dann Blackwood, and Chuck Worley; Mob/demob: Joe Newell, Ken Parolski, 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/.