Other ID: HLY1202
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Funding Program(s): Law of the Sea - Outer Limits of the US Continental Margins (LQ000FQ)
Location: Arctic Ocean
Principal Investigator(s): Deborah Hutchinson
Affiliate Investigator(s): Larry Mayer (UNH), Lisa Robbins (USGS)
Information Specialist(s): Brian Buczkowski
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Sonar: Single Beam
Scientific Purpose/Goals: To collect Arctic dredge samples if ice and available time allow.
Start Date: 2012-08-25
Start Port/Location: Barrow, AK
End Date: 2012-09-28
End Port/Location: Dutch Harbor, AK
Equipment Used: DGPS, Dredge, Grab sampler, Echosounder
Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 2012 expedition into the Arctic for the U.S. Extended Continental Shelf project.
Staff: Katherine McMullen
Notes: Cruise aboard USCG Healy is funded and led by NOAA/UNH. Healy operates its own dredge equipment. USGS is aboard to inventory samples for the ECS repository.