Other ID: ISBL9637
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Information Specialist(s): Page Valentine
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology, Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Environmental Data: CTD
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sampling, video and still observations of sea bed to ground truth multibeam survey for mapping. CTD casts.
Start Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
End Port/Location: Woods Hole, MA
Start Date: 1996-07-26
End Date: 1996-08-01
Equipment Used: DGPS, Van Veen grab sampler, Osprey camera system, SBE 9 CTD
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Collected sediment samples, video, and CTD data.
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Jane Cookman, Eric Haase, Kathy Hall, Christopher F. Polloni, Nancy K. Soderberg, Sara Stillman, Page Valentine
Project = Stellwagen Bank NMS Mapping Project, Stellwagen Bank NMS Mapping Project
Stellwagen Bank region, North America, North Atlantic;;
|North: 42.63||South: 42.1||West: -70.56||East: -70|
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.
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|Van Veen grab sampler||---||Geology||1996-037-FA-SC-001 (GRAB samples)|
|Osprey camera system||---||Photo|
|SBE 9 CTD||---||CTD|