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Field Activity Details for field activity 1987-050-FA

Other ID: M-7-87

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine

Affiliate Investigator(s):

Information Specialist(s):

Data Type(s): Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Location-Elevation: Navigation

Scientific Purpose/Goals:


Start Port/Location:

End Port/Location:

Start Date: 1987-07-16

End Date: 1987-07-31

Equipment Used: Grab sampler, Loran-C

Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis; Habitat maps;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:

Staff: Page Valentine

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Field activity report to be completed by chief scientist.


Stellwagen Bank, Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

North: 43 South: 42 West: -71 East: -69


photo of Gloria Michelle
Gloria Michelle


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:


Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Grab sampler --- Biology
1987-050-FA-SC-001 ( GRAB, SUBMERSIBLE SAMPLE samples)
Loran-C --- Navigation

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