Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Affiliate Investigator(s): Gregory Lough, NMFS
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Sonar: Sidescan
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Submersible, sidescan, and sampling on Northeast Peak; assessment of juvenile cod abundance and habitat, sedimentary processes and environments, and bottom currents.
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Start Date: 1986-08-03
End Date: 1986-08-14
Equipment Used: Klein 531 sidescan, Video camera - deep sea, Nikonos camera, Northstar 6000 LORAN-C, Northstar 7000 LORAN-C, Grab sampler
Information to be Derived: Samples and chemical analysis; Habitat maps;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 45 sediment samples collected. Sidescan sonar survey conducted and juvenile cod contour taken.
Staff: Page Valentine
Chief Scientist; Dave Potter
NMFS; Peter Anditore
NMFS; John Nielsen
Canada Dept. Fisheries & Oceans; Dave Bieber
Notes: Project Title: Biostratigraphic and Depositional framework-- U.S. Atlantic Margin (9590-02998) 1986, Leg III of NOAA summer mission.
Project = Biostratigraphic, Depositional Framework Atlantic Margin, Biostratigraphic, Depositional Framework Atlantic Margin
eastern Georges Bank, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
|North: 42.1||South: 41.33||West: -66.4||East: -65.5|
Buczkowski, B.J., and Kelsey, S.A., 2007, Archival policies and collections database for the Woods Hole Science Center's marine sediment samples: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2006-1187, CD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2006/1187/.
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|Klein 531 sidescan||---||Sidescan|
|Video camera - deep sea||---||Video|
|Northstar 6000 LORAN-C||---||Navigation|
|Northstar 7000 LORAN-C||---||Navigation|
|1986-014-FA-SC-001 ( SUBMERSIBLE SAMPLE samples)|