Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Great Round Shoal, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Lawrence Poppe
Information Specialist(s): Lawrence Poppe
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: Ground truth NOAA multibeam survey H11079 of Great Round Shoal with bottom sampling and photography.
Start Date: 2006-07-24
Start Port/Location: Stage Harbor, Chatham, MA
End Date: 2006-07-27
End Port/Location: Stage Harbor, Chatham, MA
Equipment Used: SeaBOSS, Digital camera
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: A total of 32 stations were occupied. Bottom photography was collected at all of the stations; sediment samples were collected at 28 of the stations.
Staff: Dann Blackwood, David Foster, Katherine McMullen, Lawrence Poppe
Notes: Original Center People field contained: Larry Poppe, Chief Scientist; Dave Foster, Ship Operator; Dann Blackwood, Photographer; Kate McMullen, Science Technician.
Poppe, L.J., Ackerman, S.D., Foster, D.S., Blackwood, D.S., Williams, S.J., Moser, M.S., Stewart, H.F., and Glomb, K.A., 2007, Sea-floor character and sedimentary processes of Great Round Shoal Channel, offshore Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2007-1138, DVD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2007/1138/.