Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Hudson Canyon head, New York Bight, New York, New Jersey, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Affiliate Investigator(s): Vince Guida, NOAA Fisheries, Sandy Hook, NJ
Information Specialist(s): Page Valentine
Data Type(s): Biological Field Study: Experiments, Biological Field Study: Surveys, Environmental Data: CTD, Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Visual Identification: Species ID
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sea floor habitat studies and mapping.
Start Date: 2004-08-23
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 2004-09-03
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: CTD, Trawl, SeaBOSS, ARGO, Digital camera
Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis; Habitat maps;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Total of 49 geological stations; 30 Van Veen sediment samples; 37 video transects; 49 photo stations; 65 biological stations. Beam trawl, otter trawl and CTD stations by NMFS.
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Page Valentine
Notes: Mobe in Woods Hole on Friday, August 20th; demobe in Woods Hole on Friday AM, Sep. 3rd.