USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2012-047-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine

Affiliate Investigator(s): Mary Carman, Biology Dept., WHOI

Information Specialist(s): Page Valentine

Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo

Scientific Purpose/Goals: Monitor experiment on the invasive colonial tunicate Didemnum vexillum at the WHOI dock.


Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

Start Date: 2012-10-02

End Date: 2012-10-02

Equipment Used: Digital camera

Information to be Derived:

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Inspected and photographed settlement plates attached to WHOI dock (to 5 m depth). Took 53 digital photos of plates in JPEG format.

Staff: Dann Blackwood, Page Valentine

Affiliate Staff:

Project = Benthic Hab/Geol & Biol Studies,


Great harbor, Woods Hole, MA

North: 41.52363 South: 41.5236 West: -70.672 East: -70.67193


photo of On Foot
On Foot



Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Digital camera --- Photo