Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Boston Harbor, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Principal Investigator(s): Bradford Butman
Affiliate Investigator(s): Seth Ackerman, MA CZM
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: Bottom sampling, video and photography for ground truthing multibeam bathymetric data.
Start Date: 2004-09-13
Start Port/Location: Hull, MA
End Date: 2004-09-17
End Port/Location: Hull, MA
Equipment Used: SeaBOSS, Digital camera
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Seth Ackerman, Brian Andrews, Dann Blackwood, David Foster
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Mini-SEABOSS - Dann Blackwood, Seth Ackerman, Brian Andrews; Captain - Dave Foster.
Ackerman, S.D., Butman, Bradford, Barnhardt, Walter A., Danforth, William W., and Crocker, James M., 2006, High-resolution geologic mapping of the inner continental shelf; Boston Harbor and approaches, Massachusetts: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1008/.
Pendleton, E.A., Baldwin, W.E., Barnhardt, W.A., Ackerman, S.D., Foster, D.S., Andrews, B.A., and Schwab, W.C., 2013, Shallow Geology, Sea-floor Texture, and Physiographic Provinces of the Inner Continental Shelf from Nahant to Northern Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2012/1157/.