Other ID: RB09-02; B-4-09-NA
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: New England, New York and New Jersey continental slope, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Principal Investigator(s): Uri Ten Brink
Affiliate Investigator(s): NOAA-PMEL
Information Specialist(s): William Danforth
Data Type(s): Sonar: Multibeam, Seismics: Sub Bottom Profiler, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Environmental Data: Temperature
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Map with multibeam sonar the upper continental slope.
Start Date: 2009-05-11
Start Port/Location: Charleston, SC
End Date: 2009-05-25
End Port/Location: Charleston, SC
Equipment Used: SeaBeam 2112, Bathy2100, DGPS, XBT
Information to be Derived: Sea floor map; Bathymetric maps; Morphology;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 5700 line km of multibeam bathymetry and associated chirp sub-bottom seismic profiling.
Staff: William Danforth, Elizabeth Pendleton, Uri Ten Brink, David Twichell