Other ID: ABLJ9720
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Page Valentine
Affiliate Investigator(s): Peter Auster - NOAA
Information Specialist(s): Page Valentine
Data Type(s): Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Location-Elevation: Navigation, Sampling: Geology
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Sampling of sedimentary environments and biological assemblages and habitats for mapping purposes.
Start Port/Location: Gloucester, MA
End Port/Location: Gloucester, MA
Start Date: 1997-07-25
End Date: 1997-08-01
Equipment Used: ROV, DGPS, Van Veen grab sampler, Osprey camera system
Information to be Derived:
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered:
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Christopher F. Polloni, Page Valentine, Jessica Baker, Tanya Unger
NOAA: Peter Auster
Notes: This cruise follows FA 97021 to Georges Bank with the same vessel. Mobilization for both cruises is on July 13; port day on July 24.
Project = Stellwagen Bank NMS Mapping Project, Stellwagen Bank NMS Mapping Project
Stellwagen Bank NMS, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
|North: 42.8||South: 42.0833||West: -70.6||East: -70.0333|
Valentine, P.C., Gallea, L.B., Blackwood, D.S., and Twomey, E.R., 2010, Seabed photographs, sediment texture analyses, and sun-illuminated sea floor topography in the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary region off Boston, Massachusetts: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 469, available at https://doi.org/10.3133/ds469.
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||1997-020-FA-SC-001 (GRAB samples)|
|Osprey camera system||---||Photo|
|1997-020-FA-PH-001 (CD ROM disk of BOTTOMPHOTO STELL JD208, BOTTOMPHOTO STELL JD209, BOTTOMPHOTO STELL JD210, BOTTOMPHOTO STELL JD211, BOTTOMPHOTO STELL JD212, )|