Other ID: R-1-08-CD
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Walter Barnhardt
Information Specialist(s): Brian Andrews
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Sonar: Multibeam, Sonar: Sidescan, Sonar: Sound Velocity
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Complete sea floor mapping in western Cape Cod Bay.
Start Date: 2008-04-28
Start Port/Location: Green Harbor, MA
End Date: 2008-05-09
End Port/Location: Green Harbor, MA
Equipment Used: Real Time Kinematic GPS, Knudsen CHIRP Sub-bottom Profiler, SWATHplus-M 234 kHz, Klein 3000, Sensor - SVP
Information to be Derived: Sea floor map; Bathymetric maps; Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 7 survey days of data collection.
Staff: Brian Andrews, Walter Barnhardt, Emile Bergeron, William Danforth, Barry Irwin, Charles Worley
Notes: Raw data are stored on 1) //Teramac/tr9/08002/raw 2) DVDs 1 copy in Library at MOF, 1 Copy in BDA's office.
Western Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Andrews, B.D., Ackerman, Seth D., Baldwin, Wayne E., and Barnhardt, Walter A., 2010, Geophysical and sampling data from the inner continental shelf; northern Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1006/.
, 2010, Ocean and coastal data management: , Proceedings of OceanObs09: Sustained Ocean Observations and Information for Society (Vol. 2), Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009, Hall, J., Harrison D.E. & Stammer, D., Eds., ESA Publication WPP-306. Venice, Italy, 21-25 September 2009, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1006/.
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/.
FAN 2008-002-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=2008-002-FA.