Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Information Specialist(s): Page Valentine
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Geologic studies of benthic habitats in the Stellwagen Bank NMS region.
Start Date: 2002-09-09
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 2002-09-13
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Video camera - deep sea, Digital camera, SeaBOSS
Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Total of 24 stations occupied; 23 sediment samples; 23 video transects; 24 photo transects.
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Joseph S. Newell
Notes: Mobe on Sunday, Sep. 8, in Boston at Coast Guard base; depart Monday, Sep. 9; demobe Friday, Sep. 13, in Woods Hole. Original Center People field contained: At sea: D. Blackwood. Mob/demob: J. Newell - mobe in Boston at Coast Guard base on Sunday, 08 Sep.; demobe in Woods Hole, Friday am, 13 Sep.
Stellwagen Bank, Massachusetts, United States, North America, Gulf of Maine, North Atlantic,
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/.
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: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/ds/469/.