Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
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 Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Start Date: 2007-08-09
End Date: 2007-08-14
Equipment Used: SWATHplus-M 234 kHz, Edgetech chirp subbottom profiler 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.
Martha's Vineyard Coastal Observatory, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
|North: 41.35||South: 41.3||West: -70.57||East: -70.53|
Megan T Miller
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/.
FAN 2007-011-FA has data viewable in the GeoMappApp/Virtual Ocean applications. To view this data in these applications go to http://www.geomapapp.org/ and http://www.virtualocean.org/. See the instructions for locating USGS data in these applications. You can also view the imagery created from the SEGY data at http://cmgds.marine.usgs.gov/images.php?cruise=2007-011-FA.
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|SWATHplus-M 234 kHz||---||Interferometric||Bathymetry GIS data ( )|
|Edgetech chirp subbottom profiler 512i||---||Sub Bottom Profiler||Chirp seismic data ( )|
2007-011-FA-SE-001 ( Raw SEGY data)
|Klein 3000||---||Sidescan||Sidescan mosaic ( )|
|Digital camera||---||Photo||2007-011-FA-PH-001 ( Deck photos of field activity operations)|
|Real Time Kinematic GPS||---||Navigation|