Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Laura Brothers, William Schwab
Information Specialist(s): Seth Ackerman
Data Type(s): Sonar: Interferometric, Sonar: Multibeam, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sonar: Sound Velocity
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Characterize seabed in state waters south of Martha's Vineyard
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole
End Port/Location: Woods Hole
Start Date: 2013-05-20
End Date: 2013-06-13
Equipment Used: Edgetech chirp subbottom profiler 512i, SWATHplus-M 234 kHz, DGPS, HYPACK, Sensor - MVP30, Sensor - SVP, Edgetech Sidescan sonar, Submetrix Sidescan sonar, Real Time Kinematic GPS
Information to be Derived: Sea floor map;Bathymetric maps;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Mapped 180 km2 of seafloor South of Marthas Vineyard and in Nantucket Sound. Data collected included bathymetry, sub bottom and sonar.
Staff: Seth Ackerman, Brian Andrews, Wayne Baldwin, Emile Bergeron, William Danforth, David Foster, Eric Moore, Charles Worley
Notes: Continuation of MassCZM mapping cooperative
Ackerman, S.D., Brothers, L.L., Foster, D.S., Andrews, B.D., Baldwin, W.E., and Schwab, W.C., High-Resolution Geophysical Data From the Inner Continental Shelf: South of Marthas Vineyard and North of Nantucket, Massachusetts: .