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. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012-1266, URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/ofr20121266.