Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Christopher Sherwood
Affiliate Investigator(s): WHOI, ONR
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Interferometric, Sonar: Multibeam, Sonar: Sidescan
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Mapping for ONR Ripples DRI project.
Start Date: 2007-08-09
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Date: 2007-08-14
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Equipment Used: SWATHplus-M 234 kHz, EdgeTech Subbottom 512i, Klein 3000, Digital camera, Real Time Kinematic GPS
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Sidescan sonar, chirp sub-bottom and swath bathymetry were collected off the south shore of Martha's Vineyard surrounding MCVO within a 5 km x 7 km area.
Denny, J.F., Danforth, W.W., Foster, D.S., and Sherwood, C.R., 2009, Geophysical data collected off the south shore of Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1288, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2008/1288/.