Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Location: New Engalnd continental margin, United States, North America, North Atlantic
Principal Investigator(s): Uri Ten Brink
Information Specialist(s): Brian Andrews
Data Type(s): Sonar: Single Beam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: map shelf edge canyons
Start Date: 2012-06-29
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole
End Date: 2012-07-03
End Port/Location: Woods Hole
Equipment Used: Echosounder
Information to be Derived: Bathymetric maps;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Collected 418 sq km of multibeam bathymetry in Welker, Hydrographer, and Veatch Canyons on the NOAA Ship Nancy Foster using a Simrad EM1002.
Staff: Brian Andrews, Jerry Charles, Racheal Ferreira
Andrews, B.D., Chaytor, J.D., Brothers, D.S., and ten Brink, U.S., 2013, Bathymetric Terrain Model of the Atlantic Margin for Marine Geological Investigations. URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/ofr20121266.