Other ID: none
Organization(s): USGS, Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center
Principal Investigator(s): Katherine McMullen, Lawrence Poppe
Information Specialist(s): Lawrence Poppe
Data Type(s): Location-Elevation: Navigation, Biological Field Study: Experiments (biological), Biological Field Study: Surveys (biological), Imagery: Photo, Imagery: Video, Sampling: Biology, Sampling: Geology, Visual Identification: Species ID
Scientific Purpose/Goals: Ground-truth NOAA hydrographic surveys in Block Island Sound
Start Port/Location: Galilee, Point Judith, RI
End Port/Location: Galilee, Point Judith, RI
Start Date: 2012-06-11
End Date: 2012-06-14
Equipment Used: HYPACK, SeaBOSS, DGPS
Information to be Derived: Grain size analysis;Sea floor map;
Summary of Activity and Data Gathered: Stations were occupied along the shore of Rhode Island to collect sediment samples and bottom photography in order to verify NOAA surveys H12296 and H12023.
Staff: Dann Blackwood, Barry Irwin
Project = Sea & Lake/Data off Cape Cod,
Long Island Sound, New York, Connecticut, United States, North America, North Atlantic;, Block Island Sound, Rhode Island, United States, North America, North Atlantic
|North: 41.38299||South: 41.07728||West: -72.0648||East: -71.45508|
McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, L.J., Ackerman, S.D., Blackwood, D.S., Lewit, P.G., and Parker, C.E., 2013, Sea-floor geology in northeastern Block Island Sound, Rhode Island: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2013–1003, 1 DVD-ROM, https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20131003.
McMullen, K.Y., Poppe, L.J., Ackerman, S.D., Blackwood, D.S., and Woods, D.A., 2014, Sea-floor geology in northwestern Block Island Sound, Rhode Island: U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 2014-1018, https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20141018.
|Survey Equipment||Survey Info||Data Type(s)||Data Collected|
|2012-002-FA-VD-001-01 (Bottom Video)|