Other ID: ANDR 93-01; ANDR9301
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Sampling: Geology, Sonar: Sidescan, Location-Elevation: Navigation
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sidescan sonar survey of the bank, including video and sampling, to produce maps of the sedimentary environment and biological habitats.
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Start Date: 1993-09-20
End Date: 1993-10-01
Equipment Used: Osprey camera system, Van Veen grab sampler, Q-MIPS sidescan sonar system, GPS (wh), Loran-C
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: David Nichols, Nancy K. Soderberg, Carol Brown, Carol M. Parmenter, Eric A. Schmuck, Barbara A. Seekins
J. Deardsley; M. Liebmann - EPA Boston
Notes: Original Center People field contained: E. Schmuck, N. Soderberg, J. Deardsley, D. Nichols, C. Brown, B. Seekins, C. Parmenter.
Stellwagen Bank, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
|North: 42.27324||South: 42.13862||West: -70.3928||East: -70.2224|
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, https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20061187.
Valentine, P.C., Baker, J.L., Unger, T.S., Scully, L.A., and Fuller, S.J., 2005, Sea floor image maps showing topography, sun-illuminated topography, backscatter intensity, ruggedness, slope, and the distribution of boulder ridges and bedrock outcrops in the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary region off Boston, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 2840, https://doi.org/10.3133/sim2840.