Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Funding Program(s): Other ()
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine, William Schwab, Bradford Butman
Affiliate Investigator(s): Canadian Hydrographic Service - University of New Brunswick; NOAA, NMSP and NOS
Information Specialist(s): William Danforth
Data Type(s): Sonar: Multibeam, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Bathymetric and backscatter surveys using multibeam in New York Bight, Stellwagen NMS, and western Massachusetts Bay to outfall region.
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Port/Location: Gloucester, MA
Start Date: 1996-11-19
End Date: 1996-12-14
Equipment Used: DGPS, Simrad EM 1000
Information to be Derived: Sea floor map; bathymetric map; backscatter intensity map
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: SBNMS: 6 days at sea; 1093 km data.
Staff: Page Valentine, William Schwab, Jane Denny, William Danforth, VeeAnn Atnipp Cross
Lt. Tom Jacobs - NOAA
12/3-14; John Hughes-Clark - UNB
Notes: Original Submitted By field contained: Brad Butman and Page Valentine.
Project = NY Bight; Stellwagen NMS; Massachusetts Bay, NY Bight; Stellwagen NMS; Massachusetts Bay
New York Bight, New York, New Jersey, United States, North America, North Atlantic;,
|North: 40.52118||South: 39.59722||West: -73.8239||East: -72.01538|
Bothner, M.H., Butman, B., Alexander, P.S., Baldwin, S.M., Blackwood, D.S., Borden, J., Casso, M.A., Crusius, J., Goudreau, J., Kalnejais, L.H., Lamothe, P.J., Martin, W.R., Martini, M.A., Rendigs, R.R., Sayles, F.L., Signell, R.P., Valentine, P.C., and Warner, J.C., 2007, Processes influencing the transport and fate of contaminated sediments in the coastal ocean - Boston Harbor and Massachusetts Bay: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1302, 89 p., URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/2007/1302/.
Butman, B., Danforth, W.W., Hughes Clark, J.E., and Signell, R.P., 2017, Bathymetry and backscatter intensity of the sea floor of the Hudson Shelf Valley: doi: doi:10.5066/F7C53J1Z.
Butman, B., Danforth, W.W., Hughes-Clark, J.E., Signell, R.P., and Knowles, S.C., 2017, Bathymetry and Backscatter Intensity of the Sea Floor of the Historic Area Remediation Site in 1996, 1998, and 2000: doi: 10.5066/F74B2ZGX.
Butman, B., Danforth, W.W., Knowles, S.C., May, B., and Serrett, L., 2002, Sea floor topography and backscatter intensity of the Historic Area Remediation Site (HARS), offshore of New York, based on multibeam surveys conducted in 1996, 1998, and 2000: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-503, DVD-ROM, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/of00-503/.
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|DGPS||---||Navigation||Tracklines of a multibeam survey of the Hudson Shelf Valley carried out in 1996 ( U.S. Geological Survey data release)|
Tracklines of a multibeam survey of the sea floor in the Historic Area Remediation Site in 1996 ( U.S. Geological Survey data release)
|Simrad EM 1000||---||Multibeam||Bathymetry and backscatter intensity of the sea floor of the Historic Area Remediation Site in 1996, 1998, and 2000 ( U.S. Geological Survey data release)|
Bathymetry and backscatter intensity of the sea floor of the Hudson Shelf Valley ( U.S. Geological Survey data release)
Bathymetry GIS data ( )