Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Madison Swanson Marine Reserve, shelf edge, northeastern Gulf of Mexico, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Kathryn Scanlon Catanach
Affiliate Investigator(s): Kenneth Sulak, George Dennis - BRD-South Florida
Data Type(s): Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Not a USGS-WHFC field activity.
Start Date: 2002-08-07
End Date: 2002-08-18
Equipment Used: Grab sampler
Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Ponar grab sampler: approx 75.
Notes: This cruise was conducted by USGS-BRD South Florida office and grab samples were offered to this center. Original Center People field contained: No WHFC participants. Samples being processed by WHFC for grainsize and carbonate content.
Coleman, F.C., Koenig, Christopher C., Scanlon, Kathryn M., Heppell, Scott, Heppell, Selina, and Miller, Margaret W., 2010, Benthic habitat modification through excavation by red grouper, Epinephelus morio, in the northeastern Gulf of Mexico: The Open Fish Science Journal, v. 3, doi: 10.2174/1874401X01003010001.