Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Affiliate Investigator(s): James Lindholm, NOAA, Stellwagen Bank NMS
Information Specialist(s): Page Valentine
Data Type(s): Visual Identification: Species ID, Sampling: Geology, Sampling: Biology, Imagery: Video, Imagery: Photo, Biological Field Study: Surveys, Biological Field Study: Experiments
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sea floor habitat research.
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Start Date: 2003-08-22
End Date: 2003-08-28
Equipment Used: SeaBOSS
Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis; Habitat maps; Sea floor map;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Sediment sampling and video/photo transects. Total stations=38. Video/photo stations=38. Sediment sample stations=19.
Staff: Charles Worley, Page Valentine, Lian Scully, Sarah Fuller, Dann Blackwood
Stellwagen Bank NMS
Notes: Note: cruise has been reinstated. Mobe will be in Woods Hole on Friday, Aug. 22; demobe will be in Woods Hole early on Thursday, Aug. 28.
Project = Stellwagen Bank NMS Habitats, Stellwagen Bank NMS Habitats
Stellwagen Bank, Massachusetts, United States, North America, Gulf of Maine, North Atlantic,
|North: 42.67271784||South: 42.24752962||West: -70.5103||East: -70.28088379|
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/.
Valentine, P.C., Gallea, Leslie B., Blackwood, Dann S., and Twomey, Erin R., 2010, Seabed photographs, sediment texture analyses, and sun-illuminated sea floor topography in the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary region off Boston, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 469.