Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Lawrence Poppe
Affiliate Investigator(s): Matt Liebman, EPA; Deb Pacileo, CT DEP
Information Specialist(s): Dann Blackwood, Lawrence Poppe
Data Type(s): Biological Field Study: Experiments, Biological Field Study: Surveys, Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Visual Identification: Species ID
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Verify multibeam and sidescan sonar datasets in eastern Long Island Sound.
Start Port/Location: New London, CT
End Port/Location: New London, CT
Start Date: 2010-05-24
End Date: 2010-05-28
Equipment Used: GPS (wh), SeaBOSS, Digital camera
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Bottom sampling and photography were performed to ground-truth NOAA hydrographic surveys H11997, H11999, and H12012. Nine of the stations were occupied in support of a CT DEP Marine Fisheries project.
Staff: Dann Blackwood
Notes: Project = Geology of the State of Connecticut, Geology of the State of Connecticut
Long Island Sound, New York, Connecticut, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, L.J., Danforth, W.W., Blackwood, D.S., Schaer, J.D., Glomb, K.A., and Doran, E.F., 2012, Sea-Floor Geology of Long Island Sound North of Duck Pond Point, New York: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1149.
McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, Lawrence J., Ackerman, Seth D., Danforth, William W., Schaer, Jasper D.,, 2012, Sea-Floor Geology in Long Island Sound, Offshore of the North Fork of Long Island, New York [abs.]: , Long Island Sound Research Conference. Stony Brook, NY, November 1-2, 2012.
Poppe, L.J., Ackerman, S.D., McMullen, K.Y., and Schaer, J.D., 2012, Sedimentary environments and processes offshore in eastern Long Island Sound [abs.]: , 2012 AGU Ocean Sciences Meeting. Salt Lake City, UT, February 20-24, 2012.
Poppe, L.J., Danforth, W.W., McMullen, K.Y., Parker, C.E., and Doran, E.F., 2011, Combined Multibeam and LIDAR Bathymetry Data from Eastern Long Island Sound and Westernmost Block Island Sound – A Regional Perspective: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2011/1003/.
Poppe, L.J., McMullen, K.Y., Ackerman, S.D., and Glomb, K.A., 2013, Sea-Floor Geology and Topography Offshore in Northeastern Long Island Sound: doi: 10.3133/ofr20131060.
Poppe, L.J., McMullen, K.Y., Ackerman, S.D., Blackwood, D.S., Shaer, J.D., Forrest, M.R., Ostapenko, A.J., and Doran, E.F., 2011, Sea-floor geology and topography, offshore in eastern Long Island Sound: URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2010/1150/.