Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Affiliate Investigator(s): Robert Reid, NOAA Fisheries; Jeremy Collie, URI
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: Habitat studies and mapping.
Start Date: 2004-11-02
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 2004-11-12
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: Trawl, Dredge, CTD, SeaBOSS, ARGO, Digital camera
Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis; Habitat maps;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Total geological stations: 50; 9 Van Veen sediment samples; 49 video transects; 50 photo sites. Total biological stations: 33 by NMFS and URI; 9 naturalist dredge samples; 24 otter trawl, beam trawl, and CTD stations.
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Erin Heffron, Page Valentine
Notes: Mobilization at NOAA Fisheries in Woods Hole on Friday, October 29, 2004. Demobe in Woods Hole on Friday, November 12 in the AM.