Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Affiliate Investigator(s): Dr. David Wiley, Stellwagen Bank NMS
Information Specialist(s): Page Valentine
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Biological Field Study: Experiments, Biological Field Study: Surveys, Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Visual Identification: Species ID, Time Series: Mooring (physical oceanography), Environmental Data: CTD, Environmental Data: Temperature
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Collect sediment samples, photos, video, and ctd data for substrate mapping on Stellwagen Bank in collaboration with Stellwagen NMS scientists.
Start Port/Location: Scituate, MA
End Port/Location: Scituate, MA
Start Date: 2013-11-05
End Date: 2013-11-21
Equipment Used: GPS (wh), SeaBOSS, Temperature and salinity, Pressure, Turbidity
Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis;Sea floor map;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Conducted 3 1-day cruises with RV Auk to Stellwagen Bank from Scituate, MA. Collected sediment samples, video and photo imagery, ctd water column profiles, navigation data.
Staff: Dann Blackwood
Notes: Mobilization will be on Friday, Nov 1 at the SBNMS dock at 75 Edward Foster Road, Scituate, MA.
Demob at the same location.
RV AUK is the SBNMS research vessel; 50 ft catamaran.
Actual cruise dates were Nov 5, 15, and 21, 2013
Project = New England Benthic Habitats,
Stellwagen Bank, Massachusetts, United States, North America, Gulf of Maine, North Atlantic;,
|North: 42.28544||South: 42.10637||West: -70.4224||East: -70.19165|
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|Pressure||---||Mooring (physical oceanography)|
|Temperature and salinity||---||CTD|
|Turbidity||---||Mooring (physical oceanography)|