Other ID: 9502; ANDR9502
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Acquire sediment samples and video and photographic images of the sea bed that will be used to interpret sidescan sonar imagery and compile maps of Stellwagen Bank.
Start Port/Location: Gloucester, MA
End Port/Location: Gloucester, MA
Start Date: 1995-05-05
End Date: 1995-05-07
Equipment Used: Video camera - deep sea, Grab sampler, Camera- deep sea, DGPS
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Nancy K. Soderberg, Brenton B. Taylor, Page Valentine
Notes: Project = Stellwagen Bank NMS Mapping Project, Stellwagen Bank NMS Mapping Project
Stellwagen Bank, North America, North Atlantic;
|North: 42.28542||South: 42.11365||West: -70.3101||East: -70.03329|
Valentine, P.C., and Gallea, L.B., 2015, Seabed maps showing topography, ruggedness, backscatter intensity, sediment mobility, and the distribution of geologic substrates in quadrangle 6 of the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary region offshore of Boston, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 3341, 10 sheets, scale 1:25,000, and 21-p. pamphlet, https://doi.org/10.3133/sim3341.
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.
|Cruise report||(document not focused on specific equipment)||Chief Scientist's report including personnel, purpose, equipment, tabulated information, video and camera transects, and grab sample locations.|
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|Video camera - deep sea||---||Video|
|1995-015-FA-SC-001 (GRAB samples)|
|Camera- deep sea||---||Photo|