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ID 04002
Also Known As 04002
Abstract United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Chief Scientists: Brad Butman, Jane Denny. Data (VanVeengrab, GPS, navigation, 3dot5khz, sidescansonar, sidescansonar, navigation, bathymetry, underwatertelevision, underwatercamera) of field activity 04002 (R-1-04-MA) in Gloucester to Nahant, South Essex Sanctuary, Massachusetts Bay,Massachusetts, United States, North America, North Atlantic from 04/12/2004 to 05/07/2004
Organization United States Geological Survey, Woods Hole, Massachusetts
Project/Theme South Essex Ocean Sanctuary Seafloor Mapping
Chief Scientist Brad Butman
Jane Denny
Platform Rafael
Area of Operation Gloucester to Nahant, South Essex Sanctuary, Massachusetts Bay,, Massachusetts etts, United States, North America, North Atlantic, Massachusetts
Bounding Coordinates
-70.95000     -70.65000
Ports leave Gloucester, MA
arrive Gloucester, MA
Dates 04/12/2004 (JD 103) to 05/07/2004 (JD 128)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Brian Andrews
Brad Butman Chief Scientist, USGS Woods Hole
Jane Denny Chief Scientist, Mass CZM, USGS Woods Hole
Bill Danforth Phase I (Geophysical) Acquisition, USGS Woods Hole
Chuck Worley Phase I (Geophysical) Acquisition, USGS Woods Hole
Brian Andrews Phase I (Geophysical) Acquisition, Processing, Acquisition mini-SEABOSS, Video/Stills, USGS Woods Hole
Dann Blackwood Acquisition mini-SEABOSS, USGS Woods Hole
Seth Ackerman Acquisition mini-SEABOSS, USGS Woods Hole
Kate McMullen Processing-Sed Sample, USGS Woods Hole
Barry Irwin Captain, Phase II (Ground Truth), USGS Woods Hole
Equipment Used
Phase I- Complete geophysical mapping of the South Essex Sanctuary
(Gloucester to Nahant; 40 m to 10 m water depth)  Phase II- Conduct ground
validation survey of 100 target stations in the survey area.
Information to be Derived
Grain size analysis; Habitat maps; Sea Floor Map; Bathymetric Maps;
Phase I Geophysical Survey: 8 total survey days with Submetrix,
Knudsen, Edgetech. Lost 5 days to rebuilding stbd engine on Rafael. Data
collected: Submetrix bathymetry/backscatter, Edgetech sidescan, Knudsen seismic
reflection.  Phase II Ground Validation: Occupied 100 target stations in 3
survey days, recovered 56 sediment samples. Data collected: bottom video, bottom
stills, sediment samples (grain size). 100 Stations Occupied. 387 km continuous
Got Help? For 04002, we would appreciate any information on -- activity type, analog materials, contract, days at sea, dive count, funding, kms of navigation, national plan, NGDC Info, notes, owner, project number, scanned materials, seismic description, station count, station description, submersible, tabulated info.
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04002 location map of where navigation 

equipment operated
04002 location map of where navigation 

equipment operated

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