Other ID: IB A-65-00-ST
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Stellwagen Bank NMS, 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: Video/still imagery and sediment sampling in SBNMS.
Start Date: 2000-09-05
Start Port/Location: Scituate, MA
End Date: 2000-09-11
End Port/Location: Scituate, MA
Equipment Used: SeaBOSS, ARGO, Digital camera
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 82 stations; 50 sediment samples, 81 video/photo tracks.
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Sarah Fuller, Tammie Middleton, Page Valentine
Notes: Mobe will be in Scituate on Sep. 5; demobe on Sep. 11 in Scituate; small blue winch will be connected to ship's hydraulic system. Operations will be day trips out of Scituate, MA. Original Center People field contained: P. Valentine, D. Blackwood, T. Middleton, S. Fuller.
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/.