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ID 03007
Also Known As 03007
R-2-03-MY
R203MY
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Chief Scientists: Brad Butman, Ilya Buynevich, Diane Carle. Data (bathymetry, 3dot5khz, sidescansonar, sidescansonar, Chirp, GPS) of field activity 03007 (R-2-03-MY) in South Essex Sanctuary, Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic from 09/22/2003 to 10/15/2003
Organization United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts
Project/Theme South Essex Ocean Sanctuary
Chief Scientist Brad Butman
Ilya Buynevich
Diane Carle
Platform Rafael
Area of Operation South Essex Sanctuary, Massachusetts Bay, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic, Massachusetts Bay
Bounding Coordinates
42.59000
-70.90000     -70.66000
42.39100
Ports leave Gloucester, MA
arrive Gloucester, MA
Dates 09/22/2003 (JD 265) to 10/15/2003 (JD 288)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Crew
Brad Butman Chief Scientist, USGS Woods Hole
Ilya Buynevich Chief Scientist, USGS Woods Hole
Diane Carle Chief Scientist, Mass CZM
Barry Irwin Captain, USGS Woods Hole
Dave Nichols acq, USGS Woods Hole
Chuck Worley Captain, acq, USGS Woods Hole
David Foster Captain, USGS Woods Hole
Tom O'Brien acq, USGS Woods Hole
Jane Denny Co-PI, Proc, USGS Woods Hole
Bill Danforth acq/proc, USGS Woods Hole
Brian Andrews acq/proc, USGS Woods Hole
Equipment Used
bathymetry
3dot5khz
sidescansonar
sidescansonar
Chirp
GPS
Purpose
High-resolution geologic mapping and characterization of the sea floor
offshore of Massachusetts.
Information to be Derived
Habitat maps, sea floor map, bathymetric maps, morphology.
Summary
Completed ~ 73% of survey between 22 Sep and 15 Oct 03. Collected Swath
bathymetry (depth & backscatter) with Submetrix, Seismic reflection with
Knudsen, and side scan imagery with DF1000. Plan to complete survey in Spring
2004
Notes
Navigation Techniques: Real-time kinematic GPS; 710 km continuous data.
Got Help? For 03007, we would appreciate any information on -- activity type, analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, information specialist, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, owner, project number, publications, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
Type Webpage KMZ Arc         Metadata         WHSC
Metadata data     txt  data  FAQ  xml data
Navigation data nav      
Times   050.times      

03007 location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

 
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