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Field Activity Details for field activity 2011-015-FA

Other ID: none

Status: Completed

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

Funding Program(s):

Principal Investigator(s): William Schwab

Affiliate Investigator(s): Dan Sampson (Mass CZM)

Information Specialist(s): Seth Ackerman

Data Type(s): Biological Field Study: Experiments, Biological Field Study: Surveys, Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Visual Identification: Species ID

Scientific Purpose/Goals: This is in response to a request for SeaBOSS for Mass CZM


Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA

Start Date: 2011-09-09

End Date: 2011-09-16

Equipment Used: GPS (wh), SeaBOSS, GoPro camera

Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Sampling survey on the EPA's OSV Bold using the big SEABOSS

Staff: Seth Ackerman, Brian Andrews, Katherine McMullen, Charles Worley

Affiliate Staff:

Notes: Project = MassCZM, MassCZM


Buzzards Bay, Cape Cod, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;Middle Ground, Vineyard Sound, Marthas Vineyard, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;,

North: 41.99 South: 41.19 West: -71.12 East: -69.9


photo of OSV Bold
OSV Bold



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Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
GoPro camera --- Photo
GPS (wh) --- Navigation
SeaBOSS --- Experiments
Species ID

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