Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: L'Hommedieu Shoals, Vineyard Sound, Nantucket Sound, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): E. Robert Thieler
Information Specialist(s): Erika Hammar-Klose
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Map shallow geologic framework of L'Hommedieu Shoal.
Start Date: 2002-06-05
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 2002-06-07
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: DGPS
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: This was a demonstration cruise of WHFC sea floor mapping capability.
Staff: E. Robert Thieler
Notes: This was a demonstration of sea floor mapping capability and application to resource/environmental issues for OMB examiner.