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ID 08048
Also Known As D-48-08-BZ
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Chief Scientists: Dann Blackwood, Mary Carman, WHOI. Seafloor mapping, MicroSeaBOSS data (Camera-B/W video, SEABOSS, sample bags) of field activity 08048 (D-48-08-BZ) in Lake Tashmoo, Marthas Vineyard, Woods Hole Harbor, Nantucket Sound, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic from 11/21/2008 to 11/21/2008
Organization United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts
Project/Theme Benthic Habitats
Chief Scientist Dann Blackwood
Mary Carman
Activity Type Seafloor mapping
Platform Dragonfly
Owner Dann Blackwood
Area of Operation Lake Tashmoo, Marthas Vineyard, Woods Hole Harbor, Nantucket Sound, Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic, Buzzards Bay, MA
Bounding Coordinates
-71.00000     -70.50000
Dates 11/21/2008 (JD 326) to 11/21/2008 (JD 326)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Dann Blackwood, Photos,Video
Mary Carman, Samples
Dann Blackwood Chief Scientist
Mary Carman WHOI, Chief Scientist
Gordon Blackwood volunteer watchstander
Equipment Used
Camera-B/W video
sample bags
Seafloor video habitat survey to document extent of invasive
tunicates on eelgrass.
Information to be Derived
Samples and Chemical Analysis
Habitat maps
100 minutes of bottom video, one sample, 9 photos
1 day at sea.
Data types: Photos
Navigation technique: dgps
2 km of continuous data.
Related Web Sites:
New sampling arm and stabilizing fins tested. First field
test of new electric trolling motor for slow speed MicroSeaBOSS
Project Number
Got Help? For 08048, we would appreciate any information on -- analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, ports, 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      
Photos       data
Times   050.times      

08048 location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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