Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Bradford Butman
Affiliate Investigator(s): Canadian Hydrographic Service; University of New Brunswick
Information Specialist(s): William Danforth
Data Type(s): Sonar: Multibeam, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Complete multibeam survey of Massachusetts Bay.
Start Port/Location: Gloucester, MA
End Port/Location: Gloucester, MA
Start Date: 1997-11-19
End Date: 1997-12-01
Equipment Used: DGPS, Simrad EM 1000
Information to be Derived: Bathymetric maps;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: 11/19/97 Gloucester; 11/20-24 survey Massachusetts Bay; 11/25-29 engine and weather; 11/30-12/1 survey Massachusetts Bay; 12/1 Gloucester. Cruise terminated due to engine and weather. Single multibeam transects from Massachusetts Bay to Woods Hole and Woods Hole to Montauk, Long Island.
Staff: Bradford Butman, William Danforth, Jessica Baker, Tanya Unger
John Hughes-Clark (UNB) - Setup and consultation on data acquisition and processing; Normand Doucet (CHS) - Hydrographer
Notes: Original Center People field contained: B. Butman (Chief Scientist), B. Danforth (leadership of data acquistion and processing), T. Unger (data acquistion and processing), J. Baker (data acquisition and processing).
Project = Stellwagen Bank NMS, Massachusetts Bay Experiment, Stellwagen Bank NMS, Massachusetts Bay Experiment
Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
|North: 42.58||South: 42.13||West: -70.91||East: -70.58|
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/.
Pendleton, E.A., Baldwin, W.E., Barnhardt, W.A., Ackerman, S.D., Foster, D.S., Andrews, B.A., and Schwab, W.C., 2013, Shallow Geology, Sea-floor Texture, and Physiographic Provinces of the Inner Continental Shelf from Nahant to Northern Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts: U.S.Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012-1157, URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2012/1157/.
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|Simrad EM 1000||---||Multibeam|