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Field Activity Details for field activity 1993-030-FA

Other ID: DE93-12; DLWR9312

Status: Completed

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

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Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine

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Data Type(s): Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology

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Start Date: 1993-11-13

End Date: 1993-11-17

Equipment Used: Grab sampler

Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis; Habitat maps;

Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Samples stored in WHSC Samples Archive; described in East Coast Sediment Database.

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Location:

Stellwagen Bank, Massachusetts, Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic;

Boundaries
North: 42.3 South: 41.8 West: -70.6 East: -70

Platform(s):

photo of Delaware II
Delaware II

Publications

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.

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Data Acquired

Survey EquipmentSurvey InfoData Type(s)Data Collected
Grab sampler --- Biology
Geology
1993-030-FA-SC-001 (GRAB samples)

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