Field Activity 2007-038-FA

Identifier 2007-038-FA
Purpose SwathPlus bathymetric data collection as the USGS contribution to the Shallow Survey 2008 common data set.
Location Gulf of Maine, United States, North America, North Atlantic,
Info derived Bathymetric maps;
25 feet
Start Portsmouth, NH 2007-10-15
End Portsmouth, NH 2007-10-19
Days in the field 7
West -70.7
East -70.66667
North 43.06667
South 43.03333


384 Woods Hole Road
Quissett Campus
Woods Hole, MA02543-1598
(508) 548-8700
Principal investigators Thomas F O'Brien
Crew members
William W Danforth
Scientist, Staff
Thomas F O'Brien
Scientist, Staff
Emile Bergeron
Scientist, Staff
Charles R Worley
Scientist, Staff
Barry J Irwin
Scientist, Staff
Information specialist(s)
Thomas F O'Brien
Specialist, Information
Affiliate staff University of New Hampshire; Center for Coastal and Ocean Mapping

Data types and categories

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

Equipment used

Equipment Usage description Data types Datasets
Real Time Kinematic GPS Navigation (no data reported)
SEA SWATHplus-M 234 kHz Interferometric 1


Datasets produced in this activity

Dataset name Equipment Description Dataset contact
2007-038-FA-BA-001 SEA SWATHplus-M 234 kHz 50 km swath bathy data. Thomas F O'Brien


Samples collected during this field activity