USGS Coastal and Marine Geology Program

Coastal & Marine Geology Program

Field Activity Details for field activity 2013-035-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Cancelled

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

Funding Program(s):

Location: New England continental slope, United States, North America, North Atlantic

Principal Investigator(s): Jason Chaytor

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s): Jason Chaytor

Data Type(s):

Scientific Purpose/Goals: ROV dives, multibeam mapping and sub-bottom profiling along the continental slope between Alvin Canyon and the US-Canadian EEZ.


Start Date: 2013-07-08

Start Port/Location: Davisville, RI

End Date: 2013-07-25

End Port/Location: New York, NY

Equipment Used:

Information to be Derived: Bathymetric maps;Morphology;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:


Affiliate Staff:

Project = NRC/Tsunami Landslide,

Location Map:


photo of Okeanos Explorer
Okeanos Explorer


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected