Field Activity 2001-074-FA

Identifier 2001-074-FA
Alternate names IB R-1-01-MA
Purpose Complete sea-floor survey of ONR site.
Location Martha's Vineyard, Vineyard Sound, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic;
Summary We were weathered out and did not complete any survey lines. Will await word from ONR if they would like additional work done.
Comments The intent of this cruise is to finish the survey off Martha's Vineyard. Original Center People field contained: Tom O'Brien (Electronics), Bill Danforth (Data Acquisition), Dave Nichols (Boat Handler), Ken Parolski (Boat Handler), Dave Foster (Boat handler), Bill Schwab (Data Acquisition). Information from Foghorn: Submetrix Interferometric Sidescan/acquistion, DF1000 sidescan system/ISIS acquisition, DGPS Navigation;
25 feet
Start Woods Hole, MA 2001-11-12
End Woods Hole, MA 2001-12-01
Days in the field 5
West -70.67
East -70.48
North 41.35
South 41.3


384 Woods Hole Road
Quissett Campus
Woods Hole, MA02543-1598
(508) 548-8700
Principal investigators William C Schwab
Crew members
William W Danforth
Scientist, Staff
William C Schwab
Scientist, Staff
Thomas F O'Brien
Scientist, Staff
David S Foster
Scientist, Staff
David R Nichols
Scientist, Staff
Parolski, Kenneth F.
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
William W Danforth
Specialist, Information
Affiliate principal Ilya Buynevich (WHOI)
Affiliate staff Ilya Buynevich (WHOI)

Data types and categories

Data category: Location-Elevation, Sonar
Data type: Navigation, Sidescan, Interferometric

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
DGPS Navigation (no data reported)
Edgetech DF-1000 sidescan sonar Sidescan (no data reported)
SEA SWATHplus-M 234 kHz Interferometric (no data reported)


Samples collected during this field activity